Author: Peter Kezwer GlenPublisher: SterlingYear: 1995Language: EnglishPages: 192ISBN/UPC (if available): 8120717481
The author gives an informative insight into the connections between physics and meditation based on personal experiences. The book also reveals how meditation can result in attaining good health, happiness, clear thinking, peace of mind, self-sufficiency and fearlessness. An enlightening journey through Physics and Meditation.
AcknowledgementsPrefaceCHAPTER I : INTRODUCTIONWhat is Scientific about Meditation?The Scientific Method Applied to MeditationKarl Popper's Scientific MethodPurpose of This BookWhy Bother with Oneness?More about OnenessCan the Existence of the Knower be proven Scientifically?Physicists Speak out on OnenessBut what you say is so simplistic !Some Personal NotesI am the Creator of My own happinessWho can Meditate ?Structure of the BookReferencesCHAPTER II : THE SPECIAL THEORY OF RELATIVITYGlitchesThe Michelson-Morley ExperimentPreliminaries to the Advent of Special RelativityEinstein's TheoryThe Special Theory of Relativity and OnenessThe AbsoluteMass and Energy are oneThe Speed of LightSpace and Time UnitedSpace-The Final FrontierReferencesCHAPTER III : THE GENERAL THEORY OF RELATIVITYThe World Discovers Professor Albert EinsteinOrigins of General RelativityThe Final StepsWhat is "Curved" in Curved Space-Time?Experimental Confirmation of the General Theory of RelativityThe General Theory of Relativity and OnenessFrom the Gross to the SubtleSimplicityReferencesCHAPTER IV : QUANTUM THEORY : THE OBSERVERHistorical Origins of the Quantum TheoryPlanck's ProposalEnter EinsteinThe Quantum Theory Comes of AgeUncertainty Creeps inBohr's ComplementarityThe Conundrum of Quantum MechanicsThe Quantum Theory of MeasurementQuantum Theory : The Observer and OnenessWhat is Consciousness?Are We ever aware of our own Consciousness?Complementarity in the Laboratory of OnenessWhere is the Knower Located?ReferencesCHAPTER V : QUANTUM THEORY : NON-LOCALITYWhat is Non-Locality ?Einstein Versus the Quantum TheoryEinstein Takes on Neils BohrEPR Present Their CaseFrom EPR to Bohr, Bohm, Bell and AspectHidden Variable Theories - Enter David BohmBell Provides the Theory and Aspect the ExperimentBell's TheoremAspect's ExperimentNon-Locality and OnenessPhase EntanglementCan We Reject Realism ?Practical Consequences of Rejecting RealismReferencesHum