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Edwyrd theurj Burj replied to Edwyrd theurj Burj's discussion Stephen Batchelor
"I'd also recommend Manu Bazzano (2016) "House of cards: on Ken Wilber's neo-traditionalism." Self & Society, 44:2, 145-156: http://www.manubazzano.com/uploads/House%20of%20Cards.pdf"
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Edwyrd theurj Burj replied to Edwyrd theurj Burj's discussion Stephen Batchelor
"And in this Thakchoe paper he lays out the differing views in modern interpreters. Wilber got a lot of his stuff from Murti. "The debate among the modern interpreters of Madhyamaka philosophy belongs to two different camps: Chr. Lindtner…"
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Edwyrd theurj Burj replied to Edwyrd theurj Burj's discussion Stephen Batchelor
"Wilber, btw, takes the shentong view most recently in this video (around 5:20) on The Fourth Turning. He obviously overlooks rangtong, likely because it's just so green meme in his view. "The idea being, to clear the mind of any and…"
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Edwyrd theurj Burj replied to Edwyrd theurj Burj's discussion Stephen Batchelor
"From the conclusion of TTTD on ontology, rangtong and shentong in a nutshell: "Tsongkhapas ontology treats the two truths as mutually entailing. He argues that they share the same ontological status, and that they are empty and dependently…"
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Edwyrd theurj Burj replied to Edwyrd theurj Burj's discussion Stephen Batchelor
"Thakchoe's book The Two Truths Debate, much referenced in this thread, can be found here for free."
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Edwyrd theurj Burj replied to Edwyrd theurj Burj's discussion Free e-books
"The Two Truths Debate by Sonam Thakchoe can be found here. I have much referenced it in the Batchelor thread and elsewhere."
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Edwyrd theurj Burj replied to Edwyrd theurj Burj's discussion Real and false reason
"The entire issue of Approaching Religion from which the above was taken can be found here. Another article of interest therein might be "Participation, metaphysics and enlightenment: reflections on Ken Wilber's recent work" by Jorge…"
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Ambo Suno replied to Edwyrd theurj Burj's discussion Is meta-theory necessary to an integral life?
"Yeah, right."
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Stephen Batchelor 105 Replies

In my quest to go postmetaphysical a few of my several concerns follow: 1) How to interpret states and stages of consciousness; 2) How to practice secular meditation free from metaphysical baggage; and 3) How to share the former in a contemporary,…Continue

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Started by Edwyrd theurj Burj in Postmetaphysical Visions and Visionaries. Last reply by Edwyrd theurj Burj 4 hours ago.

Free e-books 21 Replies

Balder posted this about free Harvard Classics e-books in a status update and I thought I'd also put it here to find…Continue

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Real and false reason 321 Replies

I posted the following in the Yahoo Adult Development forum and am cross-posting here. I'll keep you apprised of some key responses, provided I get any: Building on the post below* regarding Lakoff's embodied reason, he seems to call into question…Continue

Started by Edwyrd theurj Burj in IPS Inquiry. Last reply by Edwyrd theurj Burj on Sunday.

Is meta-theory necessary to an integral life? 30 Replies

I started this inquiry at FB IPS. Is integral all about meta-theory? And does one have to be involved in meta-theory to be integral? Even more broadly, do we…Continue

Started by Edwyrd theurj Burj in Engagement. Last reply by Ambo Suno on Sunday.

The Zero Marginal Cost Society by Jeremy Rifkin 183 Replies

After reading the Intro and first chapter a few comments. On p. 6 he discusses how monopolies intentionally thwart competition and innovation so as to maintain their stranglehold. But he claims entrepreneurs find a way around it and end up forcing…Continue

Started by Edwyrd theurj Burj in Book and Film Club. Last reply by Edwyrd theurj Burj Aug 25.

A note on neologisms 162 Replies

* FYI, theurjism is the term for my unique neologisms.You may have noticed that I use a few terms that are not in the dictionary, that I've made up to get across a meaning that is also not in the dictionary. So let me clarify at least two of them…Continue

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