By Stanislav Grof, Hal Zina Bennett
Publish 12 months note: initially released in 1993
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Stanislav Grof, rational mystic and heretic of mainstream psychology, maps out the bounds of the frontiers of attention exploration. utilizing the halogram (any a part of which encodes the complete in its entirety) as a metaphor for attention, Grof proposes a brand new cartography of the psyche, his basic landmarks being these linked to "non-ordinary" states of cognizance, e.g., parapsychology, trance and draginduced states, shamanism, mystic visions, and "psychotic disorders."
Grof was once one of the first (and turned one of the final) to significantly scan with and map the results of LSD-25. His most up-to-date experiments skip the necessity for LSD, utilizing respiring and track to invoke reports that emulate descriptions of close to dying and delivery bear in mind experiences.
About the Authors:
Stanislav Grof, M.D., is a psychiatrist who has been crucial investigator on the Psychiatric learn Institute in Prague, leader of Psychedelic study on the Maryland Psychiatric examine heart, and assistant professor of psychiatry at Johns Hopkins collage. he's now professor of psychology on the California Institute of essential stories. His 20 books comprise past the mind, Psychology of the long run, The Cosmic Genius, and religious Emergency. He lives in California.
Hal Zina Bennett, Ph.D., is a lecturer, advisor, and the writer or co-author of twenty-seven books, together with The Lens of notion, The good physique booklet (with Mike Samuels, M.D.), The Holotropic brain (with Stanislav Grof, M.D.), and persist with Your Bliss (with Susan J. Sparrow). he's additionally a contributing editor to Shaman's Drum magazine