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Published: 13 January 2020

352 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190064075

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Mysticism, Contemplation, and Exercises

Joseph Azize

Oxford Studies in Western Esotericism

  • Provides a fresh reading of Gurdjieff's life and especially his relationship with two writers of genius: P. D. Ouspensky and A. R. Orage
  • Allows a re-evaluation of Gurdjieff, his significance, the intellectual and practical value of his ideas and methods
  • Lays bare the relationship between Gurdjieff's theories and his contemplation-like exercises, which he called "Transformed-contemplation"