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Beyond theology : the art of Godmanship

Author: Alan Watts; Bollingen Foundation Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books [1964]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Watts examines the theme that our normal sense of the person as a lonely island of consciousness is a dramatic illusion based on theological imagery. In a global context, the meaning of this imagery inevitably changes, yet without losing its unique values.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Watts, Alan, 1915-1973.
Beyond theology.
New York, Pantheon Books [1964]
(OCoLC)644589493
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Watts; Bollingen Foundation Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 249187
Description: xii, 236 p. 21 cm.
Contents: The Chinese box --
Is it serious? --
Who is responsible? --
How must we have faith? --
Who is who? --
This is my body --
The sacred taboo --
Is it true?
Responsibility: [by] Alan Watts.

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Watts examines the theme that our normal sense of the person as a lonely island of consciousness is a dramatic illusion based on theological imagery. In a global context, the meaning of this imagery inevitably changes, yet without losing its unique values.

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