The Guru Papers

Masks of Authoritarian Power

av Joel Kramer, Diane Alstad  (häftad, 1993)

Pris:  164:-
Skickas inom 2-5 vardagar.
Fri frakt vid beställning på minst 99 kr för privatpersoner i Sverige - Läs mer
Beställ senast torsdag 17 december kl. 10:00
med "Snabb frakt" för leverans innan jul - Läs mer
Paketinslagning för 25 kr/bok. I kassan kan du även välja att skicka paketet direkt till mottagaren.
  • Välj format:
  • E-bok
  • Häftad


Bli först att betygsätta och recensera boken The Guru Papers.

Bild saknas

Fler böcker inom

  • Häftad (paperback)
  • Språk: Engelska
  • Antal sidor: 380
  • Utg.datum: 1993-05-01
  • Förlag: North Atlantic Books,U.S.
  • Medarbetare: Alstad, Diane
  • Dimensioner: 230 x 160 x 36 mm
  • Vikt: 646 g
  • Antal komponenter: 1
  • ISBN: 9781883319007

Fler böcker av författarna

The Passionate Mind (häftad)
The Passionate Mind Revisited (häftad)
Guru Papers (häftad)
Passionate Mind Revisited (häftad)

The Passionate Mind

Joel Kramer

The Passionate Mind Revisited

Joel Kramer, Diana Alstad

Guru Papers

Joel Kramer, Diana Alstad

Passionate Mind Revisited

Joel Kramer, Diana Alstad

Recensioner i media

"Easily the most comprehensive, erudite, and timely book in print to explore authoritarianism in religion, institutions, power, the family, intimacy and sexual relations, and personal problems such as addiction....Argue[s] persuasively that any system of values that places tradition and the past above the imperative to question the present is destined to become increasingly lethal."<br>--Keith Thompson of The San Francisco Chronicle Book Review <br>"Spells out at length the dangers of becoming addicted to another's authority in any sphere of life."<br>--"London Times Literary Supplement" <br>"A thorough, wide-ranging analysis of the way power has historically been maintained...Purports to be no less than a diagnosis of what's wrong with the world and how, not merely to fix it, but to save it. Its thesis is elegant and nearly unlimited in its ramifications...[Shows that] authoritarianism is not merely a political phenomenon. It's part of the way we think."<br>--"The New Mexican" <br>"Discusses how authoritarian leaders manipulate followers and why people surrender to them."<br>--"Publishers Weekly" <br>"Provocative and thorough....Unmask[s] the countless manifestations of authoritarianism in our contemporary culture. Cover[s] vast territory...rais[es] all the vitally important questions...It should definitely be placed in the hands of anyone who has been, or is, or contemplates becoming involved with a guru or cult."<br>--"Yoga Journal" <br>"Don't be deceived by the title. "The Guru Papers" is about much more than cult groups. A profoundly important critique of the covert authoritarianism of most religions...and of such cultural values as unconditional love, addiction, and twelve-stepprograms...Thought-provoking and radically important...Extraordinarily rich and complex...[It]can make an important contribution to [changing the old paradigms] if enough people...take it to heart and mind."<br>--"Liberty"

Bloggat om The Guru Papers

Du kanske gillar...

Attraktionslagen : så får du den att verka till din fördel (pocket)

Attraktionslagen : så får du den att verka till din ...

Esther Hicks, Jerry Hicks
Bön för Tjernobyl : krönika över framtiden (inbunden)

Bön för Tjernobyl : krönika över framtiden

Svetlana Aleksijevitj