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Counterpoints in Transpersonal Theory: toward an astro-logical resolution : This piece appears in ReVision: A Journal of Consciousness and Transformation - vol 27, no 3, Winter 2005, pp. 9-19. This article discusses current and sometimes conflicting trends in transpersonal theory, suggesting the deep logic of astrology as a resolution.

Culture, Correlations & Consciousness: the expanding astrological horizon - an essay-review of Cosmos & Psyche by Richard Tarnas. A shorter version of this review appeared in The Mountain Astrologer. Other reviews of Cosmos & Psyche, including another by Gerry, appear on the Cosmos & Psyche website.

Some Thoughts on the Mind-Body Question: Part I -- A critique of physicalism from an holonic/transpersonal viewpoint

Some Thoughts on the Mind-Body Question: Part II -- An holonic explication of the mind-body relation

Airing Our Transpersonal Differences

Holonic Logic and the Dialectics of Consciousness: Unpacking Ken Wilber's Four Quadrant Model

Consciousness and the Holonic Infrastructure

Further thoughts on holons, heaps and artifacts

Dialectics of the Transpersonal -- mapping the perinatal -- This piece, an introduction to transpersonal theory exploring central themes in the work of Ken Wilber, Stanislav Grof, Michael Washburn and Richard Tarnas, will appear in a forthcoming festschrift for Stanislav Grof.

The following short papers are written in dialogue with Andy Smith whose papers can be found at Integral World: Reading Room:

Quadrants Re-instated
Concluding Unscientific Afterword







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