The end of materialism : how evidence of the paranormal is bringing science and spirit together / by Charles T. Tart.
By: Tart, Charles TMaterial type: TextPublisher: Oakland, Calif. : Noetic Books, Institute of Noetic Sciences ; New Harbinger Publications, Inc., c2009Description: xi, 397 p. : ill. ; 24 cmISBN: 9781572246454Subject(s): Parapsychology | SpiritualismDDC classification: 133
|Item type||Current location||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode||Item holds|
|Books||Namal Library Philosophy and Psychology||133 TAR-E 2009 6857 (Browse shelf)||Available||0006857|
Browsing Namal Library Shelves , Shelving location: Philosophy and Psychology Close shelf browser
|No cover image available||No cover image available|
|133.9 MIT-O 1981 6205 Out-of-body experiences :||133.9 WEI-M 1988 6748 Many lives, many masters /||133.9013 BET-E 1992 8305 Embraced by the light||133 TAR-E 2009 6857 The end of materialism :||133 WIL-M 1980 5609 Mysteries /||135.3 HAD-D 1969 7507 Dreams and nightmares.||135.3 MIL-T 1999 6607 Ten Thousand Dreams Interpreted, or what's in a dream|
Includes bibliographical references (p. -386) and index.
Spiritual seeking in a world that thinks it's all nonsense -- How do we know the spiritual is real? -- Ways of not knowing: distortions of science and intelligence -- Starting from the natural world: a psychic coup d'État? -- Extended aspects of mind: the big five -- Telepathy -- Clairvoyance, or remote viewing -- Precognition -- Psychokinesis -- Psychic healing: PK on biological systems? -- Postcognition and extended aspects of mind: the many maybes -- Out-of-the body experiences -- Near-death experiences -- Postmortem survival: after-death communications -- Mediumship: experimental approach to postmortem survival -- Reincarnation -- So what have we learned? -- If I believed the western creed -- Bringing it all back home: personal reflections -- Returning to mystical experience.
The author reconciles the scientific and spiritual worlds by looking at empirical evidence for the existence of paranormal phenomena that points toward our spiritual nature, including telepathy, clairvoyance, precognition, psychokinesis, and psychic healing.