David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Journal of Consciousness Studies 13 (4):83-87 (2006)
Anthony Freeman, in his stimulating and valuable article 'A Daniel Come to Judgment? Dennett and the Revisioning of Transpersonal Theory' in the last issue of this journal (Freeman, 2006), outlines the current state of transpersonal psychology, noting theoretical problems, and speculating on how Dennett's heterophenomenology might help in understanding the transpersonal. The reader who is not well acquainted with transpersonal psychology, however, may come away from this article with the feeling that the field is rife with inherent contradictions and is making no progress. As one of the founders of transpersonal psychology, I want to reassure JCS readers that the discipline is actually alive and well, and progress is being made (albeit much too slowly for my impatient nature and my feelings about the importance of the material!).
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Sangeetha Menon (2006). What is Indian Psychology: Transcendence in and While Thinking. Journal of Transpersonal Psychology 37 (5):83-98.
William A. Adams (2006). Transpersonal Heterophenomenology? Journal of Consciousness Studies 13 (4):89-93.
G. Hartelius (2006). All That Glisters is Not Gold - Heterophenomenology and Transpersonal Theory. Journal of Consciousness Studies 13 (6):63-77.
David M. Levin (1988). Transpersonal Phenomenology: The Corporeal Schema. Humanistic Psychologist 16 (2):282-313.
Ken Wilber (1993). The Spectrum of Consciousness. Theosophical Pub. House.
William Braud (2003). Nonordinary and Transcendent Experiences: Transpersonal Aspects of Consciousness. Journal of the American Society for Psychical Research 97 (1):1-26.
Tobin Hart, Peter L. Nelson & Kaisa Puhakka (eds.) (2000). Transpersonal Knowing: Exploring the Horizon of Consciousness. State University of New York Press.
Gregg Lahood (2008). Paradise Bound: A Perennial Tradition or an Unseen Process of Cosmological Hybridization? Anthropology of Consciousness 19 (2):155-189.
Anthony Freeman (2006). A Daniel Come to Judgement? Dennett and the Revisioning of Transpersonal Theory. Journal of Consciousness Studies 13 (3):95-109.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads11 ( #134,414 of 1,098,129 )
Recent downloads (6 months)0
How can I increase my downloads?