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Sheldrake, Rupert

Overview
Works: 220 works in 821 publications in 14 languages and 12,434 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Juvenile works  Fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Miscellanea  Interviews  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  History 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Contributor, Commentator, Creator
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Most widely held works by Rupert Sheldrake
Dogs that know when their owners are coming home : and other unexplained powers of animals by Rupert Sheldrake( Book )

72 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 1,796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author describes the close connection between humans and their pets, describing animal behavior that lies beyond our current scientific understanding
The sense of being stared at : and other aspects of the extended mind by Rupert Sheldrake( Book )

36 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on case histories and more than a decade of controlled experiments, the author explores some of the mysteries of the human mind, including intuition, precognition, telepathy, and the familiar sense of being stared at
The presence of the past : morphic resonance and the habits of nature by Rupert Sheldrake( Book )

53 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explains how self-organizing systems, from crystals to human societies, share collective memories that influence their form and behavior"--
A new science of life : the hypothesis of formative causation by Rupert Sheldrake( Book )

68 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"New updated and expanded edition of the groundbreaking book that ignited a firestorm in the scientific world with its radical approach to evolution"--Provided by publisher
The rebirth of nature : the greening of science and God by Rupert Sheldrake( Book )

27 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines biological science writing with ideas from mythology, psychology, history, and religion to show us the way to a new relationship with nature and with ourselves
Seven experiments that could change the world : a do-it-yourself guide to revolutionary science by Rupert Sheldrake( Book )

48 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do pets know when their owners are coming home? How do they find people who have moved and left them behind? Can we really sense when someone is staring at us? Can a person feel the touch of a phantom arm? These are common examples of some of the extraordinary abilities which human beings and animals all have, but which have been ignored, left unexplained by science. Celebrated biologist Rupert Sheldrake is the first scientist to develop simple experiments that anyone can perform to unravel the mysteries that science has refused to acknowledge. These seven simple experiments, now being performed all over the world, could revolutionize our understanding of reality, and the Institute of Noetic Sciences has begun the Seven Experiments Project to track people's results. Readers will find themselves on a journey of discovery - of how migrating birds find their way across thousands of miles to continents they have never been to before, of how the earth's gravitational pull is anything but constant - that will continue long after they finish this book. Seven Experiments That Could Change the World represents a broad-based research program and an open invitation for widespread participation in creating new science
The evolutionary mind : conversations on science, imagination & spirit by Rupert Sheldrake( )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The authors' passion is to break out of paradigms that retard our evolution and to explore new possibilities. Through challenge and synergy they venture where few have gone before, leading their readers on an exciting journey of discovery." "Their discussions focus on the evolution of the mind, the role of psychedelics, skepticism, the psychic powers of animals, the structure of time, the life of the heavens, the nature of God, and transformations of consciousness."--BOOK JACKET
Boy's best friend : a novel by Kate Banks( Book )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lester has just moved to Cape Cod and is starting in a new school, and George is missing his best friend who has moved away, but the two develop a friendship and learn about scientific experimentation when they start working on a school science project, testing psychic ability in dogs, based on an experiment developed by Dr. Rupert Sheldrake
Science set free : 10 paths to new discovery by Rupert Sheldrake( Book )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Science Set Free, Dr. Rupert Sheldrake, one of the world's most innovative scientists, shows the ways in which science is being constricted by assumptions that have hardened into dogmas that are not only limiting, but also dangerous for the future of humanity"--Front jacket flap
Natural grace : dialogues on creation, darkness, and the soul in spirituality and science by Matthew Fox( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The science delusion : freeing the spirit of enquiry by Rupert Sheldrake( Book )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and French and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The science delusion is the belief that science already understands the nature of reality. The fundamental questions are answered, leaving only the details to be filled in. In this book, Dr Rupert Sheldrake, one of the world's most innovative scientists, shows that science is being constricted by assumptions that have hardened into dogmas
Das Gedächtnis der Natur : das Geheimnis der Entstehung der Formen in der Natur by Rupert Sheldrake( Book )

29 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audaz, brillante, claro e incisivo, este libro constituye un dramático desafío a los supuestos más fundamentales de la ciencia establecida. La teoría convencional postula que la naturaleza está gobernada por leyes inmutables: lo que el autor sugiere es que la naturaleza tiene memoria, y que esta memoria se propaga por de un proceso de conexión no material llamado resonancia mórfica. La cuestión de la morfogénesis -cómo las cosas cobran su forma- es todavía un gran misterio científico. ¿Qué es lo que hace que un conejo tenga forma de conejo? ¿Por qué las moléculas se agrupan de determinada manera? ¿Por qué las sociedades siguen patrones predecibles? De acuerdo con el autor, tales cuestiones permanecen sin respuesta en la medida en que la ciencia cree en el esquema de un universo mecánico. Pero la naturaleza no es una máquina, y todo sistema -trátese de cristales, animales o sociedades- viene regido, no por leyes universales, sino por un campo mórfico que contiene una memoria colectiva. La presencia del pasado es, pues, un libro enormemente innovador que abre nuevas direcciones para el dasarrollo de la ciencia, y que apunta a una nueva comprension de la naturaleza, de la vida, de la materia y de la mente
The physics of angels : exploring the realm where science and spirit meet by Matthew Fox( )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Many people believe in angels, but few can define these enigmatic spirits. Now visionary theologian Matthew Fox and acclaimed biologist Rupert Sheldrake - pioneers in modern religious thinking and scientific theory - launch a groundbreaking exploration into the ancient concept of the angel and restore dignity, meaning, and joy to our time-honored belief in these heavenly beings."--Book description, Amazon.com
Arguing science : a dialogue on the future of science and spirit by Rupert Sheldrake( )

6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two controversial authors debate the nature and methods of science, its dogmas, and its future. Rupert Sheldrake argues that science needs to free itself from materialist dogma while Michael Shermer contends that science, properly conceived, is a materialistic enterprise; for science to look beyond materialist explanations is to betray science and engage in superstition. Issues discussed include: materialism and its role in science, whether belief in God is compatible with a scientific perspective, and parapsychology
Die Wiedergeburt der Natur : wissenschaftliche Grundlagen eines neuen Verständnisses der Lebendigkeit und Heiligkeit der Natur by Rupert Sheldrake( Book )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Se tournant vers les origines de la culture. R. Sheldrake cherche à comprendre comment l'homme en est arrivé à considérer la nature comme une entité inerte. Il montre que si la conception mécaniste a voulu tourner le dos aux superstitions des ancêtres, elle est à son tour devenue dogmatique, se sclérosant à force de se fermer sur elle-même
Morphic resonance : the nature of formative causation by Rupert Sheldrake( Book )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"New updated and expanded edition of the groundbreaking book that ignited a firestorm in the scientific world with its radical approach to evolution."
Das schöpferische Universum : d. Theorie d. morphogenetischen Feldes by Rupert Sheldrake( Book )

28 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1.3. Behaviour1.4. Evolution; 1.5. The Origin of Life; 1.6. Minds; 1.7. Parapsychology; 1.8. Conclusions; 2. Three Theories of Morphogenesis; 2.1. Descriptive and Experimental research; 2.2. Mechanism; 2.3. Vitalism; 2.4. Organicism; 3. The Causes of Form; 3.1. The Problem of Form; 3.2. Form and Energy; 3.3. The Structures of Crystals; 3.4. The Structures of Proteins; 3.5. Formative Causation; 4. Morphogenetic Fields; 4.1. Morphogenetic Germs; 4.2. Chemical Morphogenesis; 4.3. Morphogenetic Fields as 'Probability Structures'; 4.4. Probabilistic Processes in Biological Morphogenesis
A new science of life : the hypothesis of morphic resonance by Rupert Sheldrake( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forfatterens teorier om morfogenese og morfogenetiske felter, livsfelter, som tvinger et biologisk materiale til at danne forud fastlagte former eller virker selvforstærkende på udviklingen
Chaos, creativity, and cosmic consciousness by Rupert Sheldrake( Book )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three of the most original thinkers of our time explore issues that call into question our current views of reality, morality, and the nature of life. A wide-ranging investigation of the ecology of inner and outer space, the role of chaos theory in the dynamics of human creation, and the rediscovery of traditional wisdom. In this book of "trialogues," the late psychedelic visionary and shamanologist Terence McKenna, acclaimed biologist and originator of the morphogenetic fields theory Rupert Sheldrake, and mathematician and chaos theory scientist Ralph Abraham explore the relationships between chaos and creativity and their connection to cosmic consciousness. Their observations call into question our current views of reality, morality, and the nature of life in the universe. The authors challenge the reader to the deepest levels of thought with wide-ranging investigations of the ecology of inner and outer space, the role of chaos in the dynamics of human creation, and the resacralization of the world. Among the provocative questions the authors raise are: Is Armageddon a self-fulfilling prophecy' Are we humans the imaginers or the imagined' Are the eternal laws of nature still evolving' What is the connection between physical light and the light of consciousness' Part ceremony, part old-fashioned intellectual discussion, these trialogues are an invitation to a new understanding of what Jean Houston calls "the dreamscapes of our everyday waking life."
The sense of being stared at : and other unexplained powers of human minds by Rupert Sheldrake( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on more than 5,000 case histories, 4,000 questionnaire responses, and the results of experiments on staring, thought transference, phone telepathy, and other phenomena carried out with more than 20,000 people as well as reports and data from dozens of independent research teams, Sheldrake shows that these unexplained human abilities--such as the sense of being stared at--are not paranormal but normal, part of our biological nature. He reveals that telepathy depends on social bonds and traces its evolution from the connections between members of animal groups such as flocks, schools, and packs. Sheldrake shows that our minds and intentions extend beyond our brains into our surroundings with invisible connections that link us to each other, to the world around us, and even to the future
 
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Dogs that know when their owners are coming home : and other unexplained powers of animals
Alternative Names
Rupert Sheldrake ahli biologi asal Britania Raya

Rupert Sheldrake biologo e saggista britannico

Rupert Sheldrake britischer Autor und Biologe

Rupert Sheldrake Brits auteur

Rūperts Šeldreiks

Šeldreiks, Rūperts

Sheldrake, A. R.

Sheldrake, A. R. 1942-

Sheldrake, A. R. 1942- (A. Rupert)

Sheldrake, A. R. (A. Rupert)

Sheldrake, A. R. (Alfred Rupert)

Sheldrake, A. Rupert

Sheldrake, A. Rupert 1942-

Sheldrake, Alfred Rupert

Sheldrake R.

Sheldrake R. 1942-

Ρούπερτ Σέλντρεϊκ

Руперт Шелдрейк

Шелдрейк Р. Д

Шелдрейк Р. Д. 1942-

רופרט שלדרייק

רופרט שלדרייק סופר בריטי

روبيرت شيلدرايك

روپرت شلدریک نویسنده و زیست‌شناس بریتانیایی

셀드레이크 이론

シェルドレイク, ルパート

ルパート・シェルドレイク

Languages
English (292)

German (99)

French (32)

Spanish (24)

Italian (11)

Dutch (6)

Turkish (5)

Czech (4)

Chinese (2)

Danish (2)

Japanese (2)

Korean (1)

Finnish (1)

Catalan (1)

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The sense of being stared at : and other aspects of the extended mindThe presence of the past : morphic resonance and the habits of natureA new science of life : the hypothesis of formative causationThe rebirth of nature : the greening of science and GodSeven experiments that could change the world : a do-it-yourself guide to revolutionary scienceThe evolutionary mind : conversations on science, imagination & spiritNatural grace : dialogues on creation, darkness, and the soul in spirituality and scienceDas Gedächtnis der Natur : das Geheimnis der Entstehung der Formen in der Natur