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The book : on the taboo against knowing who you are / Alan Watts.

Watts, Alan, 1915-1973 (Author). Runnette, Sean. (Narrator).
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  • ISBN: 9781427263209 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1427263205 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 54 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Macmillan Audio, 2015.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Sean Runnette.
Summary, etc.:
Modern Western culture and technology is inextricably tied to the belief in the existence of a self as a separate ego, separated from and in conflict with the rest of the world. In this classic book, Watts provides a lucid and simple presentation of an alternative view based on Hindu and Vedantic philosophy.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Self.
Self-knowledge, Theory of.

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