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    Nature: Western Attitudes Since Ancient Times.Peter Coates (ed.) - 1998 - University of California Press.
    In an advertisement for water filter cartridges, we see a tumbling waterfall. The caption reads, "Like nature, Brita is beautifully simple." What kind of thinking is this? Is nature an objective reality that, in its beautiful simplicity, is unaffected by time, culture, and place? The word _nature _itself: what do we actually mean by it? These are some of the riveting questions examined by Peter Coates as he demonstrates that nature, like us, has a history of its own. Beginning with (...)
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    Ibn 'Arabi and Modern Thought: The History of Taking Metaphysics Seriously.Peter Coates - 2002 - Anqa.
    These penetrating metaphysical and spiritual teachings cross the divides of culture and time, providing unexpectedly modern insight.
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