- Paperback: 691 pages
- Publisher: Harper; 3rd Revised edition (1990)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0062508571
- ISBN-13: 978-0062508577
- Product Dimensions: 1.3 x 5.4 x 7.9 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.6 pounds
- Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #836,082 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Altered states of consciousness Paperback – 1990
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He wrote in the Introduction to the First Edition (1968) of this book, "An altered state of consciousness for a given individual is one in which he clearly feels a QUALITATIVE shift in his pattern of mental functioning... This book is concerned with those states of consciousness in which the individual feels one or more qualitative ... shifts in mental functioning, so that he believes himself to be in an ASC."
Here are some additional quotations from the book:
"When I created the first edition of (this book) back in 1968, I had some ambivalence about including this paper... I had some concern about its factuality... What mainly convinced me to include the paper, though, was the fact that as a child I had independently discovered and practiced the essence of dream control work..." (Pg. 202)
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
Very interesting Book.
About Meditation, Hypnosis, Hallucinogens, Dreams, and like the title all kinds of states of consciousness.
I read this book decades ago. I liked it well enough to buy this copy to give to my daughter.Published 16 months ago by T. Lee Horne III