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Tao of physics : an exploration of the parallels between modern physics and Eastern mysticism

By: Capra, Fritjof.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Boston : Harper Collins, ©1991Edition: 3rd ed.Description: 366 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780007272921.Subject(s): Physics -- Philosophy | Mysticism
Contents:
Modern physics : a path with a heart? -- Knowing and seeing -- Beyond language -- New physics -- Hinduism -- Buddhism -- Chinese thought -- Taoism -- Zen -- Unity of all things -- Beyond the world of opposites -- Space-time -- Dynamic universe -- Emptiness and form -- Cosmic dance -- Quark symmetries : a new koan? -- Patterns of change -- Interpenetration.
Summary: Studies similarities between the concept of a harmonious universe that emerges from the theories of modern physics and the vision of a continuously interactive world conceived by Eastern mystics.
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"35th anniversary ed. with a new preface by the author."--On cover.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [351]-354) and index.

Modern physics : a path with a heart? -- Knowing and seeing -- Beyond language -- New physics -- Hinduism -- Buddhism -- Chinese thought -- Taoism -- Zen -- Unity of all things -- Beyond the world of opposites -- Space-time -- Dynamic universe -- Emptiness and form -- Cosmic dance -- Quark symmetries : a new koan? -- Patterns of change -- Interpenetration.

Studies similarities between the concept of a harmonious universe that emerges from the theories of modern physics and the vision of a continuously interactive world conceived by Eastern mystics.

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