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Author: Manas Reprints
VOLUME XXIX, NO. 35 SEPTEMBER 1, 1976 THE ORIGIN OF RELIGION IT is no novel discovery to recogni ... em. Reason puts them together in various ways in order to extend the scope of explanation or understandin ... iven" or an unavoidable affirmation that seeking understanding is the primary motive of thinking in human ... ignore the characters and even the "true story" of Laurens van der Post's new book, A Mantis Carol (Morrow, 1 ... cupation of "hunting"? But it becomes evident that van der Post has his reasons for doing these things, a ... - [detail] - [similar]
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VOLUME XI, NO. 12 MARCH 19, 1958 A NEW FRONTIER MORE than one reader has found fault with the so ... "Explorer" . . . are the beginning of a new and wonderful frontier for mankind: the frontier of space. Fo ... ossibility of space travel is spoken of by this reader as promising opportunity to investigate "the exist ... significance of man have changed with every new advance in scientific knowledge—to the detriment of cons ... , 1958 4 REVIEW "RACE PREJUDICE AS SELF REJECTION" LAURENS VAN DER POST, author of The Dark Eye in Africa (re ... - [detail] - [similar]
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VOLUME XXXIV, NO. 49 DECEMBER 9, 1981 ALL ARE CHOSEN PEOPLE IN the Los Angeles Times for August ... ackground is concise and necessary for American readers: The squatters incident is but a freckle on the c ... estricts races to specific areas of the country. Under this scheme, only whites and mixed-race "coloreds" ... he Dark Eye in Africa (Morrow), published in 1955, Laurens van der Post, a South African by birth, endeavors ... Africa's good. . . . The missionary either in the van or close behind, came to abolish the black man's s ... - [detail] - [similar]
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Index to MANAS on CD-ROM Volume 1 The MANAS Reprints Index to MANAS has been reproduced from a t ... he XXXVI:14 Editorial Abileah, Joseph XXXIV:14 Founder of Haifa Symphony Orchestra (violinist) quoted fro ... logy" (from Jesse Kornbluth's Notes from the New Underground) Abramowitz, Isadore I:24 Review of his The ... in Children, "Adult Education—Fact and Theory" 5 Advance to Barbarism II:13 "A Jurist" (Thomson and Smith ... African Lens IX:21 Review, The Dark Eye in Africa, Laurens van der Post African Pain XXXV:51 Review (Ah, But ... - [detail] - [similar]
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VOLUME XXVII, NO. 43 OCTOBER 23, 1974 THE USES OF LANGUAGE THE failure of human beings to unders ... reach to heaven, this being a brash technological vanity that Jehovah could not allow. Before the attemp ... and we know that language sometimes compounds misunderstanding. Linguists give us to understand that some ... can make little of the implication that men once understood each other perfectly, and that this capacity ... course. But how are they right? In A Bar of Shadow Laurens van der Post tells the story of an English army of ... - [detail] - [similar]
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VOLUME XXXIX, NO. 51 DECEMBER 17, 1986 ROAD IN THE WILDERNESS SOME fifty years ago, prospecting ... which stretched his imagination, as it does all readers of his book, The Road to Ophir, published by Hutc ... payable minerals here it would be to everyone's advantage to have them worked, especially to the local p ... r. She lives two hours march from here. She has wonderful knives to cut away poisoned flesh, and magic ha ... hinking of history, as for example the approach of Laurens van der Post, richly illustrated in his book, The ... - [detail] - [similar]
Author: Manas Reprints
VOLUME IX, NO. 22 MAY 30, 1956 TOWARD NEW INSTITUTIONS SINCE the time of Rousseau, Western think ... e can give to him. In this instance, the writer is Laurens van der Post, whose recent book, The Dark Eye in A ... ey may be engraved on the gold plates discovered under a rock by Joseph Smith, or scribed on tablets of s ... —for man, a pattern of existence that brings him order and fulfillment; for the gods, worship, reverence, ... though Western man, deserted by the gods, but the vanquisher of Nature, finds himself lonely and afraid. ... - [detail] - [similar]
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VOLUME X, NO. 43 OCTOBER 23, 1957 INSTITUTIONS AND SYMBOLS THERE are doubtless dozens of ways to ... analyze the situation of modern man, but the approach that may prove most fruitfu ... d a dark mystique involving the sure intuitions of der Führer, while the role of absolute authority in th ... to quote a passage from The Dark Eye in Africa by Laurens van der Post, in which the author examines the mea ... the reason why he wrote his book! But the logic of van der Post is concerned with matters that do not app ... - [detail] - [similar]
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VOLUME XXV, NO. 41 OCTOBER 11, 1972 AUTHORITY AND POWER A POST-WAR novel by Gordon Merrick, The ... he qualities of even the Frenchman, beginning to understand how he became first a collaborator, then a sp ... . This fate was of course concealed from him, in order to obtain his full cooperation in deceiving the Ge ... n a world scale as Long as you and I try to take advantage of our fellows. When we care enough about our ... IN A Bar of Shadow (Morrow, 1956), a war story by Laurens van der Post, the same moral tensions as are found ... - [detail] - [similar]
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VOLUME XL, NO. 16 APRIL 22, 1987 ON MAKING WHOLES SOME years ago, a writer whose name we have fo ... ve been replaced by other exemplars who know and understand how life should be lived. We then would have ... eal dark Ages. How will we get to that stage? By undergoing the discipline of a transformation of charact ... rn world in which I was trained and served is in advanced stages of collapse, and in this crisis, alterna ... d are Mircea Eliade, Joseph Campbell, Peter Brook, Laurens van der Post, Isaac Bashevis Singer, and the Dalai ... - [detail] - [similar]
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