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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Quantum consciousness expands by forming ever-greater wholes that can extend to cosmic knowing.

The Quantum Self

We are particle and wave, but we particularly function as waves. Particles are like individuals. In The Quantum SelfDanah Zohar argues that the insights of modem physics can illuminate our understanding of everyday life — our relationships to ourselves, to others, and to the world at large.

I started reading the book but put it down wondering if its argument was rigorous enough. Nov 05, Waltznmatildah rated it it was amazing. Harper CollinsMay 24, – Science – pages. 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.

Marshall Snippet view – The cost of this model, however, has been the overlooking of another side to human knowing and experience, what might be called the intuitive side, the side that draws on wisdom, imagination, and creativity. To ask other readers questions about The Quantum Selfplease sign up. It is obvious that the mind and the material world are connected.

For a great many physical processes are the result of these so-called virtual transitions. 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.


Our very thought exists as the chords sung by this multitudinous choral array. Does the new physics provide a basis by which our consciousness might continue beyond death? Consciousness and the Cat.

The Quantum Self by Danah Zohar

We are one entity, an integrated self, designed to survive. Terry Golden rated it it was amazing Aug 21, The only tye I liked is the Bertrand Russell quote about the meaningless of life. Abysses rated it it was amazing May 18, Instead of a motley conglomeration of tissue, heart, lungs, kidneys, etc. Danah Zoharan American-born physicist and philosopher, teaches at Oxford Brookes University in England and lectures throughout the world.

She does an admirable job quanum falling into religious reasoning. Whats New About the New Physics? In this way, Zoh In the first half of the book, Zohar provides a primer on the quantum world. Oneness she says has a self-organizing quality, like cheerios in a bowl of milk. Trivia About The Quantum Self. A Quantum Mechanical Model of Consciousness.

I highly recommend it for a first book about QT and the meaning of life. She, an excellent writer, weaves together a wide range of philosophical and scientific material to tell a good story. Guiding us through the strange and fascinating workings of the subatomic realm to create a new model of There was a time when everything in my life was quantum.

It is not an easy book, and not for those who do not want to take the time to think and learn. Zohar’s book provides extensive an physical basis for most of Redfield’s Celestine insights. Where better to look for these answers than at the quantum level? In this ground-breaking book Danah Zohar lays the foundation for a science of consciousness.


Since the low level microwave radiation that collapses into the condensed phase of consciousness does not stop at the skin, our consciousness inter-relates with other living and perhaps non-living matter in the universe. Wave-like consciousness relates us to others and the whole.

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This is what TQS is about. One of my favourite non-fiction books. But what she really says is that waves, functioning as a whole, govern particles. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

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. Published May 24th by William Morrow Paperbacks first published May 01, Cindy Barnes rated it it was amazing. I used this book when I was writing my thesis on poetry. Most important, Zohar 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.

I really think, the author of this book should’ve taken that bit of advice. Steven Pugmire rated it it was amazing Jun 08, Ourselves as Coauthors of. Descartes splits mind and body into the mental and the physical.

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