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In recent years, science and philosophy have seen a resurgence of open-mindedness toward deeper views of consciousness. Today Adrian reads from Origins of Consciousness, a book exploring ideas and evidence now changing the way scientists and philosophers approach the place of consciousness in the universe.
Origins of Consciousness is now available on Amazon.
PRAISE FOR OOC..
"Origins of Consciousness is visionary, prophetic, grounded in comprehensive scholarship -- and beautifully written. It is without a doubt one of the best treatments of consciousness I have read. No one in the 21st century can consider themselves educated without an awareness of the evidence presented in this book."
Larry Dossey, MD
Adrian Nelson has given us a remarkably insightful and highly readable account of current thinking about consciousness, and its profound influence on the entire scope of our new understand of reality.
Allan Leslie Combs Ph.D.
"This book is a rare, comprehensive & insightful reading for anybody interested in an in-depth analysis of the current status of consciousness studies. Well informed and courageous in outlining and seeking unanswered questions. A great roadmap for the traveller in the fields of contemporary consciousness studies. It can also serve very well for a concise textbook for graduate or advance master's courses in philosophy. The author offers his wise insight with a fresh point of view."
Basios Vasileios Ph.D.
For anyone interested in consciousness studies, Nelson's "Origins of Consciousness" is a must-read. Comprehensive in nature, this book will prove valuable for a wide spectrum of readers, ranging from the lay reader to scholarly authority. The insight and quality of this book is exceptional.
Brian L Wheeler
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Welcome! In this episode of the Waking Cosmos podcast, Adrian David Nelson talks with philosopher and author Matthew Segal. Topics include the mystery of consciousness, the limits of materialism, and the possibility that mind could be fundamental to reality.