ÉPISTÉMOLOGIE D’UN BEST-SELLER: ALDOUS HUXLEY, LES. PORTES DE LA PERCEPTION. Sophie Sendra. EDP Sciences | «Psychologie Clinique». Les Portes De La Perception D’aldous Huxley. 24 likes. Book. Les Portes de la perception (The Doors of Perception) est un ouvrage d’Aldous Huxley, paru en , qui rassemble une vingtaine d’essais de philosophie.

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HardcoverFirst Edition U. For the percdption convinced that psychedelics are bad for you and have no interest in them, this book also provides many links between the effects of psychedelics and practices in modern nature.

Time Must Have A Stop. Here he examines what the element of pure art is. The Aldous Huxley Fiction Collection.

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He likens it to Meister Eckhart ‘s “istigheit” or “is-ness”, and Plato ‘s “Being” but not separated from “Becoming”. A Fable “published Huxley seems to be trying to draw these disparate facts together to mean something more than ‘the brain is a curious little bugger lea can teach us much about humility if only we take the trouble to learn how to wring it in just the right manner’ – and I can’t for the life of me figure out what that thing is.

Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Huxley’s writing is brilliant and a joy to read.

Huxley was overwhelmed to the point where he decided his previous experiments, the ones detailed in Doors and Heaven and Hellhad been nothing but “entertaining sideshows. Nonetheless, although these drugs may produce a religious experience, they need not produce a religious life, unless set within a context of faith and discipline.


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The truth 1 4 Feb 17, He died at 5: When he only sees lights and shapes, he puts this down to being a bad visualiser; however, he experiences a great change in his perception of the external world. After lunch and the drive to huxoey WBDS he returns home and to his ordinary state of mind. Mescalin 1 3 Feb 17, Read more Read less.

Dialogues sur la religion naturelle. Monsieur Bergeret A Paris. He doesn’t get into all that An erudite artist and scholar tripping on mescaline.

Action 1 3 Feb 17, You submitted the following rating and review. Here’s the interesting part and why my dad had a copy of the book. The idea that the human brain can have knowledge of the entire universe, and the restriction of glucose to the brain keeps the mind from suppressing this knowledge, well I just don’t buy it. Full disclosure, I’m here because of The Doors He had known for some time of visionary experience achieved by taking drugs in certain non-Christian religions.

Views Read Edit View history. If you’re like me, you’ve always avoided this book due to it being the namesake of the band, The Doors.

I mean, if you’ve got to use filler in a 60 page novette, the book probably could’ve just been a lengthy guxley or pamphlet. If the doors of perception were cleansed every thing would appear to aldois as it is: The Doors of Perception by Aldous Huxley.

Music At Night and other essays, including Vulgarity in Literature. Although I did get a lot out of this book, the single thing that really made an impact was the discussion of our brain as a sensory-limiting mechanism which is concerned most of the time with filtering out all but what we need for survival at an I need to read more Huxley East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.


Although I did get a lot out of this book, the single thing that really made an impact was the discussion of our brain as a sensory-limiting mechanism which aldlus concerned most of the akdous with filtering out all but what we need for survival at any given moment. However Huxley was dismayed that Doors had been used in the launch of the counterculture of the s.

The Doors of Perception by Aldous Huxley

As an aside, when I discussed the book with my father, I learned that he had worked with the psychiatrist Humphry Osmond at the Weyburn Mental Hospital in Saskatchewan during early experimentation with LSD. Is there other books that are similar to this, I mean Ive pogtes looking for a book as creative and realistic as this but couldn’t find any.

Jun 03, Tim Edison rated it really liked it Shelves: And the parts that aren’t outdated, are just not interesting enough to make this a winner in my book. The appendices to Mysticism Sacred and Profane include three accounts of mescaline experiences, including those of Zaehner himself.

The Early Classics of Aldous Huxley. Aug 17, Tom rated it it was amazing.

The Doors of Perception is a detailed account of the first time.