The Resource The Tao of physics : an exploration of the parallels between modern physics and Eastern mysticism, by Fritjof Capra

The Tao of physics : an exploration of the parallels between modern physics and Eastern mysticism, by Fritjof Capra

Label
The Tao of physics : an exploration of the parallels between modern physics and Eastern mysticism
Title
The Tao of physics
Title remainder
an exploration of the parallels between modern physics and Eastern mysticism
Statement of responsibility
by Fritjof Capra
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Author discusses his theories on how to synthesize the basic tenets of physics and Eastern mysticism in order to present a new vision of reality
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Capra, Fritjof
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC6
LC item number
.C277 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physics
  • Mysticism
  • Physique
  • Mysticisme
  • Mysticism
  • Physics
  • Natuurkunde
  • Oosterse godsdiensten
  • Quantentheorie
  • Östliche Philosophie
  • Asie
Label
The Tao of physics : an exploration of the parallels between modern physics and Eastern mysticism, by Fritjof Capra
Link
https://archive.org/details/taoofphysicse00capr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [343]-354) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the Second Edition -- Preface to the First Edition -- I. THE WAY OF PHYSICS -- Modern Physics -- A Path with a Heart? -- Knowing and Seeing -- Beyond Language -- The New Physics -- II. THE WAY OF EASTERN MYSTICISM -- Hinduism -- Buddhism -- Chinese Thought -- Taoism -- Zen -- III. 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 -- Epilogue -- The New Physics Revisited -- Afterword to the Second Edition -- The Future of the New Physics -- Afterword to the Third Edition
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
3rd ed., expanded.
Extent
366 pages
Isbn
9780877735946
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
91052520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23180288
  • (OCoLC)ocm23180288
Label
The Tao of physics : an exploration of the parallels between modern physics and Eastern mysticism, by Fritjof Capra
Link
https://archive.org/details/taoofphysicse00capr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [343]-354) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the Second Edition -- Preface to the First Edition -- I. THE WAY OF PHYSICS -- Modern Physics -- A Path with a Heart? -- Knowing and Seeing -- Beyond Language -- The New Physics -- II. THE WAY OF EASTERN MYSTICISM -- Hinduism -- Buddhism -- Chinese Thought -- Taoism -- Zen -- III. 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 -- Epilogue -- The New Physics Revisited -- Afterword to the Second Edition -- The Future of the New Physics -- Afterword to the Third Edition
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
3rd ed., expanded.
Extent
366 pages
Isbn
9780877735946
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
91052520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23180288
  • (OCoLC)ocm23180288

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