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The Resource Reincarnation : a new horizon in science, religion and society, [compiled by] Sylvia Cranston and Carey Williams

Reincarnation : a new horizon in science, religion and society, [compiled by] Sylvia Cranston and Carey Williams

Label
Reincarnation : a new horizon in science, religion and society
Title
Reincarnation
Title remainder
a new horizon in science, religion and society
Statement of responsibility
[compiled by] Sylvia Cranston and Carey Williams
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A summary of historical Eastern and Western attitudes toward reincarnation and of the ideal of famous writers and thinkers accompany detailed accounts of cases of reincarnation and a series of lectures presented at Columbia and Harvard
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
BL515
LC item number
.R427 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Cranston, S. L
  • Williams, Carey
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  • Reincarnation
  • Reincarnation
Label
Reincarnation : a new horizon in science, religion and society, [compiled by] Sylvia Cranston and Carey Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 360-377) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. The Horizon today -- The Cry for meaning -- Current western belief in many lives -- Lecture at Harvard University -- II. Scientists investigate reincarnation -- The Research of Ian Stevenson, M.D. -- Cases of reincarnation type from around the world -- Did they speak a past-life language? -- Hypnotic regression experiments -- Near-death and beyond-death encounters -- Heredity: problems and puzzles in genetics -- Unexplained cases of genius -- III. Religious teachers: their modern message -- Early instructors of the human race -- Judaic teachers and prophets -- Jesus and the Christian vision -- Krishna and the Bhagavad-Gita -- The Life and teachings of Buddha -- II. Transformation of life and society -- War and its transcendence -- My Race, my religion, my country, my status -- Our plundered planet and disregard for its creatures -- Reincarnation and the population explosion -- Healing body and mind -- The Liberation of women -- and men -- The Aching problem of suicide, and a remedy that works -- Columbia University lectures on reincarnation -- Plight of the elderly -- Careers of famous people influenced by reincarnation -- Horizons far and horizons near
Control code
10483061
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xiv, 385 pages
Isbn
9780517554968
Lccn
84003796
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)10483061
Label
Reincarnation : a new horizon in science, religion and society, [compiled by] Sylvia Cranston and Carey Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 360-377) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. The Horizon today -- The Cry for meaning -- Current western belief in many lives -- Lecture at Harvard University -- II. Scientists investigate reincarnation -- The Research of Ian Stevenson, M.D. -- Cases of reincarnation type from around the world -- Did they speak a past-life language? -- Hypnotic regression experiments -- Near-death and beyond-death encounters -- Heredity: problems and puzzles in genetics -- Unexplained cases of genius -- III. Religious teachers: their modern message -- Early instructors of the human race -- Judaic teachers and prophets -- Jesus and the Christian vision -- Krishna and the Bhagavad-Gita -- The Life and teachings of Buddha -- II. Transformation of life and society -- War and its transcendence -- My Race, my religion, my country, my status -- Our plundered planet and disregard for its creatures -- Reincarnation and the population explosion -- Healing body and mind -- The Liberation of women -- and men -- The Aching problem of suicide, and a remedy that works -- Columbia University lectures on reincarnation -- Plight of the elderly -- Careers of famous people influenced by reincarnation -- Horizons far and horizons near
Control code
10483061
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xiv, 385 pages
Isbn
9780517554968
Lccn
84003796
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)10483061

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