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“Global Shift” by Edmund J Bourne

Titles are important. This book was an excellent survey of emerging philosophies and practices, but it did not convince me that a “global shift” is really taking place, or that, as the subtitle promises, a “new worldview is transforming humanity”. I still enjoyed reading the book, and found some very interesting ideas in it. I just found that the title, while attention-grabbing, oversold the contents and set up unrealistic expectations. The book is published by an imprint of the Institute of Noetic Sciences, which defines itself as follows: The word… Read More