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  1. The Act of Creation.Arthur Koestler - 1964 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 16 (63):255-257.
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    The Ghost in the Machine.Arthur Koestler - 1967 - Macmillan.
    In The Sleepwalkers and The Act of Creation Arthur Koestler provided pioneering studies of scientific discovery and artistic inspiration, the twin pinnacles of human achievement. The Ghost in the Machine looks at the dark side of the coin: our terrible urge to self-destruction... Could the human species be a gigantic evolutionary mistake? To answer that startling question Koestler examines how experts on evolution and psychology all too often write about people with an 'antiquated slot-machine model based on the naively mechanistic (...)
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    Janus: a summing up.Arthur Koestler - 1978 - New York: Vintage Books.
    Reviewing his life's work in several areas, Koestler shows that the development of human intelligence mirrors the hierarchical order of the universe, examines links between creativity and humor, science, and art, and criticizes the behaviorist theory of cultural evolution.
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    The Sleepwalkers: A History of Man’s Changing Vision of the Universe.Arthur Koestler - 1990 - Penguin Books.
    An extraordinary history of humanity's changing vision of the universe. In this masterly synthesis, Arthur Koestler cuts through the sterile distinction between 'sciences' and 'humanities' to bring to life the whole history of cosmology from the Babylonians to Newton. He shows how the tragic split between science and religion arose and how, in particular, the modern world-view replaced the medieval world-view in the scientific revolution of the seventeenth century. He also provides vivid and judicious pen-portraits of a string of great (...)
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    Beyond reductionism: new perspectives in the life sciences.Arthur Koestler & John Raymond Smythies (eds.) - 1969 - London,: Hutchinson.
  6. The Sleepwalkers.Arthur Koestler - 1959 - Les Etudes Philosophiques 14 (2):228-229.
     
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    The Roots of Coincidence.Arthur Koestler - 1973 - Vintage.
    The author examines recent developments in parapsychological research and explains their implications for physicists.
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  8. Insight and outlook: an inquiry into the common foundations of science, art and social ethics.Arthur Koestler - 1949 - New York: Macmillan.
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    The Truth of Imagination.Arthur Koestler - 1977 - Diogenes 25 (100):103-110.
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    Author's response.Arthur Koestler - 1975 - World Futures 14 (3):313-316.
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  11. Beyond Reductionism, New Perspectives in the Life Sciences [Proceedings of] the Alpbach Symposium [1968].Arthur Koestler & John R. Smythies - 1972
     
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  12. Beyond Reductionism New Perspectives in the Life Sciences [Proceedings of] the Alpbach Symposium 1968; Edited by Arthur Koestler & J.R. Smythies.Arthur Koestler & John Raymond Smythies - 1969 - Hutchinson.
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  13. Bricks to Babel Selected Writings with Comments.Arthur Koestler - 1980
     
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    Bricks to Babel: Selected Writings with Comments by the Author.Arthur Koestler - 1982
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  15. Conversaciones sobre la nueva cultura.Arthur Koestler - forthcoming - Kairos.
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  16. De menselijke tweespalt.Arthur Koestler - 1984 - Tijdschrift Voor Filosofie 46 (3):522-523.
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  17. En busca de la utopía (1980), Ed.Arthur Koestler - forthcoming - Kairos.
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  18. Free will in a hierarchic context.Arthur Koestler, Charles Hartshorne & Bernhard Rensch - 1977 - In John B. Cobb & David Ray Griffin (eds.), Mind in Nature: The Interface of Science and Philosophy. University Press of America. pp. 60.
  19. Insight and Outlook.Arthur Koestler - 1950 - Philosophy 25 (95):356-357.
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    Notes & Correspondence.Arthur Koestler, Giorgio de Santillana, Stillman Drake, L. Moritz & N. Jasny - 1960 - Isis 51:73-84.
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    Notes & Correspondence.Arthur Koestler, Giorgio de Santillana, Stillman Drake, L. A. Moritz, N. Jasny, Frank M. Albrecht, P. H. Brans, James D. Mack & Roy G. Neville - 1960 - Isis 51 (1):73-84.
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  22. The Ethics of change.Arthur Koestler (ed.) - 1969 - Toronto]: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
  23. The Limits of Man and His Predicament.Arthur Koestler - 1973 - In Jonathan Benthall (ed.), The Limits of Human Nature. New York: Dutton.
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  24. Unconscious factors in creativity.Arthur Koestler - 1974 - New York,: J. Norton Publishers.
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    Beyond Death: The Rebirth of ImmortalityLife after LifeThe Human Encounter with DeathLife after DeathDeath and Eternal LifeThe Self and Immortality.Michael Marsh, Raymond A. Moody, Stanislaf Grof, Joan Halifax, Arnold Toynbee, Arthur Koestler, John H. Hick & Hywel D. Lewis - 1977 - Hastings Center Report 7 (5):40.
  26. Beyond Reductionism New Perspectives in the Life Sciences. Edited by Arthur Koestler & J.R. Smythies. --.Symposium Alpbach, Arthur Koestler & John Raymond Smythies - 1970 - Macmillan.
     
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