Book Recommendations

Books by Bernardo Kastrup

Meaning in Absurdity

Jan 2012

A compelling and eloquent articulation of a future when humanity will transcend logic and find profound meaning in the absurd.

 Dreamed up Reality

Jun 2011

A mesmerizing journey into the unconscious, where one uncovers the unfathomable mechanisms underlying a fractal reality made of thought forms.

 Rationalist Spirituality

Jan 2011

A book where all aspects of existence find a logical reason, leading to insightful guidelines for living a purposeful life.

 Why Materialism Is Baloney

Apr 2014

A hard-nosed, logical, and skeptic non-materialist metaphysics according to which the body is in mind, not mind in the body.

More Than Allegory

Apr 2016

A plausible, living validation of religion that doesn’t contradict reason.

 Brief Peeks Beyond

May 2015

An incisive, original, compelling alternative to current mainstream cultural views and assumptions

 Idea of the World, The

Mar 2019

A rigorous case for the primacy of mind in nature, from philosophy to neuroscience, psychology and physics.


Comments On or From Books

The Philosophy of Consciousness-without-an-object

Franklin Merrell-Wolff (an American mystic)

 A Shadow of Zen Mind

A personal perspective on Zen

 Nothing Special: Living Zen

My personal notes on Beck’s book