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Alan watts on eastern wisdom & modern life.

Alan Watts. (Cast).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (18 video files (approximately 509 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Gaiam TV : 1959.

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Formatted Contents Note:
Episode 1 Man And Nature Episode 2 Things And Thinks Episode 3 Time Episode 4 Void Episode 5 Silent Mind Episode 6 On Death Episode 7 Recollection Episode 8 Queries And Sources Episode 9 Pain Episode 10 Nonsense Episode 11 on Being Vague Episode 12 Law And Order Episode 13 Omnipotence Episode 14 Life Of Zen Episode 15 Zen In Painting Episode 16 Zen In Gardens And Architecture Episode 17 Zen In Fencing And Judo Episode 18 Buddhism And Christianity.
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Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Richard Moore.
Participant or Performer Note:
Alan Watts.
Summary, etc.:
Watts wrote and anchored two seasons of the Eastern Wisdom and Modern life public television series, in which he explored the growing influence of Far Eastern ways of liberation in contemporary western culture. This fascinating 18-part series stands unequalled in its brilliant analysis of modern civilization. Filled with clear, precise, easily understood examples and explanations, this series provides keys to actualization and self-awareness. Recorded in San Francisco in 1958 through 1960.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.

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