Homo Mysticus: Three Lectures by Wolfgang Struve,George Wald

By Wolfgang Struve,George Wald

Homo Mysticus offers 3 popular lectures introduced via Wolfgang Struve from 1974 to 1984, translated into English during this quantity. the 1st have been released in German in 1983 and serve to boost the basic distinction among international and fact, philosophy and mysticism, and relative and absolute transcendence. The 3rd lecture was once given in 1984 and seeks to provide the non-conformity of fact with all ordinary and reflective event of the I and what imaginings and volition continue from it. It indicates how the fear and the horror at this non-conformity pervades the pondering and feeling of mankind and, thoroughly persevered, interprets guy into the real.

In the confusion and quagmire of latest “mysticism,” “religious thought,” “alternative thought,” “esotericism,” and so forth, it really is clean to discover a very philosophical dialogue of mysticism that's rigorous and analytical. Philosophical and mystical studies are eventually given expression during this impressive collection.

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