Stalking the Wild Pendulum: On the Mechanics of Consciousness

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By Itzhak Bentov

Publisher : Inner Traditions/Bear & Company

ABOUT Itzhak Bentov

Itzhak Bentov
Itzhak Bentov was a mechanical engineer who combined a brilliant mind for mechanisms and structures with a lifelong interest in meditation to describe quantum physics and the advanced states of higher awareness in ways easily grasped by readers. 



In his exciting and original view of the universe, Itzhak Bentov has provided a new perspective on human consciousness and its limitless possibilities. Widely known and loved for his delightful humor and imagination, Bentov explains the familiar world of phenomena with perceptions that are as lucid as they are thrilling. He gives us a provocative picture of ourselves in an expanded, conscious, holistic universe.
"Dazzles the imagination and causes you to rethink everything you ever thought you knew about the nature of reality."
Jean Houston, The Foundation for Mind Research

"A ground-breaking work. Clear, imaginative, and inspiring, it offers a revolutionary image of the human mind and the universe."
Dr. Stanislav Grof, Author of Beyond the Brain

"A brilliantly executed theoretical romp through the universe. . . to do all this with humor and suspense is indeed a major accomplishment."
Dr. Montague Ullman, Director, Maimonides Medical Center