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On the Taboo Against Knowing Who You Are

Alan Watts

Alan Watts asks what is the cause of the illusion that the self is a separate ego, housed in a bag of skin, and which confronts a universe of physical objects that are alien to it. Rather a person's identity (their ego) binds them to the physical universe, creating a relationship with their environment and other people. The separation of the self a...
Publish Date
1989
August 28
First Published in 1966
Goodreads rating
4.21
ISBN
9780679723004
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