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Murphy, Michael 1930 September 3-

Overview
Works: 48 works in 190 publications in 7 languages and 5,301 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Golf stories  Miscellanea  Drama  Film adaptations  Sports films  Instructional films  Nonfiction films  Humor 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3563.U746, 110
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Most widely held works by Michael Murphy
Golf in the Kingdom by Michael Murphy( Book )
48 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 975 libraries worldwide
A young man's life is transformed when he stops at the Burningbush golf club in Scotland while en route to India
God and the evolving universe : the next step in personal evolution by James Redfield( Book )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 933 libraries worldwide
Unites personal and planetary evolution in order to explain how each act of individual improvement is part of a new evolutionary scheme, discussing how to discover one's place in the evolution process and promote spiritual development
The future of the body : explorations into the further evolution of human nature by Michael Murphy( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 728 libraries worldwide
In the oral and written histories of every culture, there are countless records of men and women who have displayed extraordinary physical, mental, and spiritual capacities. In modern times, those records have been supplemented by scientific studies of exceptional functioning. Are metanormal attributes latent within everyone? What is the evidence that all humanity has unrealized capacities for self-transcendence, that the limits of human growth are not fixed? And are there specific practices that ordinary people can do to develop these abilities? Michael Murphy has studied these questions for over thirty years. In The Future of the Body, he presents evidence for metanormal perception, cognition, movement, vitality, and spiritual development from more than 3,000 sources. Surveying ancient and modern records in medical science, sports, anthropology, the arts, psychical research, comparative religious studies, and dozens of other disciplines, Murphy has created an encyclopedia of exceptional functioning of body, mind, and spirit. He paints a broad and convincing picture of the possibilities of further evolutionary development of human attributes. By studying metanormal abilities under a wide range of conditions, Murphy suggests that we can identify those activities that typically evoke these capacities and assemble them into a coherent program of transformative practice. Such practice, he believes, if embraced by enough people, would constitute a crucial next step in the world's evolutionary adventure
The kingdom of Shivas Irons by Michael Murphy( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
A New Age novel on golf and the paranormal. The protagonist is a writer investigating a golf course in Scotland, designed by golf pro Shivas Irons to raise spirits from the otherworld. By the author of Golf in the Kingdom
The psychic side of sports by Michael Murphy( Book )
16 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 383 libraries worldwide
The life we are given : a long-term program for realizing the potential of body, mind, heart, and soul by George Leonard( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
In the zone : transcendent experience in sports by Michael Murphy( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Michael Murphy, bestselling author of Golf in the Kingdom, explains the power of athletics to transform the body, mind, and spirit Athletes and coaches often say they feel & ldquo;in the zone & rdquo; while participating in sports or other endeavors, and Esalen Institute cofounder Michael Murphy carefully documents this phenomenon in one of the most comprehensive works of its kind. Murphy and coauthor Rhea A. White categorize twenty types of extraordinary athletic feats, exalted states of consciousness, and altered perceptions that, they say, evoke the richness of a spiritual practice. This wide-ranging compendium includes insights from amateur, Olympic, and professional athletes, such as Michael Jordan, Mario Andretti, Jack Nicklaus, and Arnold Schwarzenegger
Golf in the kingdom ( visu )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
En route to India in 1956 in search of enlightenment, American philosophy student Michael Murphy takes a Scottish detour to the Links of Burningbush. Seeking to enjoy one last round before giving up his beloved game, he is unexpectedly paired with the mysterious and mischievous golf pro Shivas Irons. A wild adventure on and off the links ensues, where Murphy's perception of golf and life are indelibly changed. From this transformation the two forge a deep and unbreakable bond of camaraderie
Jacob Atabet : a speculative fiction by Michael Murphy( Book )
6 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
As publisher, writer, and researcher, Darwin Fall has gathered a wide range of evidence for human nature's supernormal capacities, but his photographs and case stories can only take him so far. He needs living proof. So when a mysterious man named Jacob Atabet disturbs morning mass at a Catholic church in his neighborhood, Fall thinks he may have found just what he's looking for
God and the evolving universe by James Redfield( file )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
At a time when the need for spiritual connection and hope in the world is profound, God and the evolving universe portrays a new vision of human possibility. Our ordinary way of being in the world can suddenly blossom into the extraordinary
An end to ordinary history : a novel by Michael Murphy( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Hemingsteen by Michael Murphy( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
The physical and psychological effects of meditation : a review of contemporary research with a comprehensive bibliography, 1931-1996 by Michael Murphy( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
The kingdom of Shivas Irons by Michael Murphy( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Golf in the kingdom by Michael Murphy( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1972 and 1997 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Esalen Institute co-founder Michael Murphy recounts his mythic adventure on the Scottish links with master golfer and spiritual philosopher Shivas Irons
Der Quanten-Mensch by Michael Murphy( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in German and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Golf mind unlocking the real game ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Pros help viewers to find their best game. Most of the mistakes and anguish in a round of golf start with a lack of real awareness. Learn how to turn off the noise and be truly present on the golf course. Together with practical tips to improve shotmaking, the program will help shave off viewers' score and put more fun in their round
The physical and psychological effects of meditation : a review of contemporary meditation research with a comprehensive bibliography, 1931-1988 by Michael Murphy( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Transformation and the body ( visu )
2 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Series moderator Jeffrey Mishlove interviews speakers on the relationship of thoughts and feelings and physical activity
An end to ordinary history comments on a philosophical novel by Michael Murphy( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Someone is tracking Darwin Fall, a scholar whose expertise in supernormal powers is second to none. As Darwin begins a search of his own for the legendary Soviet spy Vladimir Kirov, he uncovers a secret network of spies, scientists, and rogue agents working together to harness the occult powers that could put "an end to ordinary history." Michael Murphy, a master of fusing fact and fiction, deftly uses his characters to blur the lines between the ordinary and the mysterious, between what is real and what is possible
 
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Alternative Names
Michael Murphy Amerikaans schrijver
Michael Murphy amerikansk författare
Michael Murphy amerikansk skribent
Michael Murphy co-fondateur de l' "Esalen Institute"
Michael Murphy US-amerikanischer Autor der Human Potential-Bewegung
Murphy, Michael, 1930 3 sept-
Murphy, Michael 1930 Sept. 3-
Murphy, Michael 1930 septembre 3-
Майкъл Мърфи
مایکل مورفی نویسنده آمریکایی
머피, 마이클 1930-
マーフィー, マイケル
Languages
English (123)
German (18)
Japanese (5)
French (3)
Dutch (2)
Czech (2)
Turkish (1)
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