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The Tao of physics : an exploration of the parallels between modern physics and eastern mysticism / by Fritjof Capra.


Berkeley [Calif.] : Shambhala ; 1975.
ISBN 0877730776, 9780877730774

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Subjects Misticismo.
Mysticism.
Mystizismus.
Natuurkunde.
Oosterse godsdiensten.
Physics -- Philosophy.
Physik.
ReligioĢn y ciencia.
Description 330 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1975.
1975.
Notes Later printings published in Boulder [Colo.].
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-318) and index.
Summary Discusses similarities between the concept of a harmonious universe that emerges from the theories of modern physics and the vision of a continuously interactive world conceived by Eastern mystics.
Contents The way of physics: Modern physics : a path with a heart? ; Knowing and seeing ; Beyond language ; The new physics -- The way of Eastern mysticism: Hinduism ; Buddhism ; Chinese thought ; Taoism ; Zen -- The Parallels: The unity of all things ; Beyond the world of opposites ; Space-time ; The dynamic universe ; Emptiness and form ; The cosmic dance ; Quark symmetries : a new koan? -;Patterns of change ; Interpenetration -- Epliogue.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)1905793
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WorldCat Identities Capra, Fritjof.
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