. He particularly focuses on modernity and postmodernity: what they mean; how they impact gender issues, ecological concerns, psychotherapy, and various liberation movements; and how the modern and postmodern world conceive of Spirit. From the emergence of mind, he traces the evolution of human consciousness through its major stages of growth and development.
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S. You suffocate, and you get very, you suffer, very mad. It is only when members of society’s leading edge can heal themselves that a new, Integral evolutionary force can emerge to move us beyond the social and political turmoil of our current time to offer genuine leadership toward greater wholeness.
This leading edge is characterized by the desire to be as just and inclusive as possible, and to it we owe the thrust toward women’s rights, the civil rights movement, the environmental movement, and the concern for oppression in all its forms. How did we get here? and how, cynicism, can we mend the ruptures in our societies? In this provocative work, with so much antagonism, and discord, philosopher Ken Wilber applies his Integral approach to explain how we arrived where we are and why there is cause for hope.
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Combine this with the techno-economic demise of many traditional ways of making a living, and you get an explosive mixture.
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Used book in Good Condition. Integral life practice is not just a new approach to self-development and higher awareness, but a way of making sense of—and making best use of—the existing treasure trove of insights, methods, and practices for cultivating a more enlightened life. Now there is a way to not just think Integrally, but to embody an Integral worldview in your everyday life.
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. Shambhala. In addition to all the benefits to body, and spirit that standard mindfulness meditation confers, mind, practicing Integral Mindfulness promises a more powerful approach to personal transformation and brings within reach the fullest experience of Enlightenment possible. Beginning with as little as fifteen to thirty minutes of daily sessions, the meditator can gradually expand from there by slowly and easily adding significant aspects of the practice.
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Readers learn how to create a graph to track progress and discover natural strengths and potentials. The book also offers recommended readings and resources to facilitate further study. A radical approach to mindfulness—combining an ancient meditation technique with leading-edge theory, resulting in a powerful new method of self-transformation.
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Applying his highly acclaimed integral approach, Ken Wilber formulates a theory of spirituality that honors the truths of modernity and postmodernity—including the revolutions in science and culture—while incorporating the essential insights of the great religions. He shows how spirituality today combines the enlightenment of the East, which excels at cultivating higher states of consciousness, with the enlightenment of the West, which offers developmental and psychodynamic psychology.
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On the basis of this integral framework, a radically new role for the world’s religions is proposed.