The Quantum Self demonstrates how developments in modern subatomic physics demand a radical reappraisal of our conventional model of personality. In The Quantum Self, Danah Zohar argues that the insights of modem physics can illuminate our understanding of everyday life — our relationships to ourselve.. . The Quantum Self. Human Nature and Consciousness Defined by the New Physics by Danah Zohar. Quill/William Morrow ISBN It’s hard to.

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Harper CollinsMay 24, – Science – pages. Her Cosmic Hussy selects, simultaneously, all of her possible suitors and lives out her life with each one, marrying, having children and grandchildren, before deciding which man she chooses to collapse her quantum wave function upon at the altar.

Is there a subatomic wellspring from which our creativity, our empathy with others, and our feelings of unity with the inanimate world originate? Ali rated it liked it Sep 16, I became aware of this book when it was prominently displayed on a bookshelf in the office of a psychiatrist on a forgettable TV series.

We are, in other words, Newtonians quangum a quantum world. Philosophically, Being is Becoming i. Account Options Sign in. Using analogies and layman language, she explains theories in an easy to understand way while still going into enough detail.

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Particles are like individuals. How can it not be fascinating? Zihar Barat gengsi banget yak kalo ngakuin hal-hal yg berasal tradisi Timur? Paperbackpages. Steven Pugmire rated it it was amazing Jun 08, Stephen James rated it it was ok Nov 06, View all 44 comments. Zohar contrasts this oneness of Being with the prevailing view, emanating from the philosophy of Plato, and running through Descartes and Newton.


Judaism understand both the interconnectedness of everything the oneness of the universe and the role of individual free will. Being is one — particle and wave, though its two prongs of behavior are not specifically determinable.

Bo Mcfarland rated it really liked it May 20, Both are dualists in this way. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Plato splits mind from the body or, rather, subsumes the body to mind.

The Quantum Self by Danah Zohar, A Review by Bobby Matherne

Amanda rated it liked it Oct 27, Mar 20, Yasmin rated it it was amazing. I went off and read other quantum related tomes. I had reached a level of understanding of the theory that was good enough to talk the talk, but poor enough to be completely unable to walk the walk. Trivia About The Quantum Self. No trivia or quizzes yet.

The Quantum Self

She does an admirable job without falling into religious reasoning. Tapi, karena buku ini sangat fasih dalam sdlf, dan yang terutama, berhasil memformulasikan sufi dalam persamaan fisika, saia kasih 5 bintang: If you want to write a self help book, just do it, don’t dress it up like something else There was a time when everything in my life was quantum.

Had she spent more time studying Jewish mysticism she would have found more parallels to her work where we find the middle road is essential between the physical world and the spiritual world.


Most important, Thf shows how the vitality of the new physics combats the alienation and fragmentation of twentieth-century life, and replaces it with a model of reality in which the universe itself may possess a type of consciousness, of which human consciousness is one expression.

Other editions – View all The quantum self: Danah Zoharan American-born physicist and philosopher, teaches at Oxford Brookes University in England and slf throughout the world.

In this ground-breaking book Danah Zohar lays the foundation for a science of consciousness. Does the new physics provide a basis by which our consciousness might continue beyond death? I used this book when I was writing my thesis on poetry. Also, while some individuals are more particle than a relational wave, Zohar does not talk about this point.

Alex Kardon rated it it was ok Apr 20, I started reading the book but put it down wondering if its argument was rigorous enough.

The Quantum Self: Human Nature and Consciousness Defined by the New Physics

Consciousness and the Cat. Marshall Snippet view – In trying to wrap my mind around the concepts of quantum physics, I became interested in if and how quantum qjantum informed my mind.

Nov 25, Stephen rated it it was amazing. Sherbon rated it liked it Mar 24, Beautifully and engagingly written.