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Do You Love Your Teachers?

Eric Müller has accompanied his long career as a Waldorf teacher with his vocation as a writer. His published books include Rites of Rock(Adonis 2005); Meet me at the Met (2010); Drops on the Water (2014); and The Invisible Boat (2013), a children’s book, and four books of poetry. He currently teaches English and drama at the Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School and is a director of the Alkion ...
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 - Release: 10/01/2017

Honeymoon of Mourning

This beautiful book is a moving collection of ninety poems that explore themes of death, separation, and bereavement.  When a beloved partner dies, a long-lasting bond comes to an end. The one left behind enters silence, and the daily exchange of words is no longer there. Former Waldorf teacher Maarten Ploeger has written an inner dialogue with his wife following her death—an intimate ...
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 - Release: 06/01/2016

Rainbows, Halos, Dawn and Dusk

This book explores the captivating colors that appear in Earth’s atmosphere—coronas, glories, halos, rainbows, dawn, and dusk. It invites the reader to observe these ephemeral appearances with renewed attention and understanding. In addition, it introduces us to little-known key experiences in Goethe’s life that were intimately related to his scientific pursuits and his deep experience of ...
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 - Release: 05/01/2016

Steinerian Economics

Rudolf Steiner developed a comprehensive view of social life, which he saw as being made up of three interdependent areas of society—spiritual–cultural, political, and economic. His social philosophy grew out of this view to become “associative economics.” In contrast to our current global financial systems, Steiner’s approach is collaborative and serves the real needs of consumers.  Steinerian ...
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 - Release: 05/08/2014

After Capitalism

Around the world, more and more people are waking up to the grave seriousness of our present social, environmental, and economic situation, and to the realization that the thinking that got us where we are today will be utterly insufficient for moving forward in the healthy, holistic, and humane way that most people desire. Despite the financial crisis and near collapse of the economy in 2008, ...
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 - Release: 01/15/2014

The Third Culture

Modern science, with its causal and quantitative methods, has provided the basis for our technologically-driven society. But the technological prowess that has brought us incredible wealth and power has also led to the exploitation and degradation of nature. In addition, the reductive methods of modern science have left us without any scientific understanding of our own immediate experience: of ...
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 - Release: 01/01/2013

Rudolf Steiner and the Atom

In Rudolf Steiner and the Atom, Keith Francis explores the concept of the atom from ancient Greek times to contemporary quantum physics and relates this compelling but elusive concept to relevant statements by Steiner. His discernment and intimate knowledge of his subject, honed and enlivened through his years as a Waldorf physics teacher, transform what could be mental drudgery into a ...
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 - Release: 12/01/2012

Functional Threefoldness in the Human Organism and Human Society

Johannes Rohen is known as the father of functional anatomy, and his anatomy books are used by medical students around the world. In this book, he turned his attention to human society, applying his functional approach developed over decades of meditating on the human organism. The result is a holistic yet highly differentiated view of human society as a dynamic organism that takes our ...
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 - Release: 08/11/2011

Metamorphosis

Metamorphosis is the result of a lifetime of biological research seeking to penetrate through the phenomena to the formative principles that have shaped them. Following Goethe’s participatory method, and drawing on his observations on a number of continents, Andreas Suchantke shows how the development and evolution of plants and animals can be understood in terms of metamorphosis. Through his ...
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 - Release: 03/31/2011

Henry Barnes

Henry Barnes, at the age of 96, completed this memoir shortly before his death on September 18, 2008. He writes about his childhood and youth and his fateful meeting with Anthroposophy and Waldorf education. He goes on to describe highlights of his work at the Rudolf Steiner School and for the Anthroposophical Society. The book concludes with chapters on his old age and his two companions—his ...
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 - Release: 09/01/2008

Functional Morphology

Physicians around the world are familiar with Johannes Rohen’s books on human anatomy. In this, his last major work, Dr. Rohen presents the fruits of his lifelong study of the human organism. Viewing the various organs and organ systems in the context of the organism as a dynamic whole, he arrives at new and profound insights. Functional Morphology significantly supplements and expands the ...
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 - Release: 12/15/2007

The Physics of Human Experience

In its search for causal explanations, modern science has increasingly come to focus on particles, genes, and other hypothetical elements that lie beyond direct human experience. This reductionist approach has led to powerful new technologies, but it has failed to give us an understanding of nature as we can actually experience it in its richness and depth A Goethean, phenomenological approach ...
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9780932776341 Paperback (Trade paperback (US))
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 - Release: 12/01/2006

Rites of Rock

Rites of Rock is the riveting saga of a sensitive musician's initiation into rock and roll and his ultimate struggle to remain true to himself. The novel burns with passion as it explores the most potent musical hybrid—rock in all its variegated forms. This fast-paced, biographical novel takes us from South Africa through Europe to the U.S., through outrageous rock scenes, romance, and chilling ...
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9780932776327 Paperback
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 - Release: 05/01/2005

Childhood and Human Evolution

In this accessible and groundbreaking work, Friedrich Kipp shows that childhood and youth—an extended period of nurture and protection from the struggle for existence—have been, and will continue to be, a necessary condition for human evolution. His observations confirm our intuitive feeling that this prolonged phase of human life holds the promise of our future. Kipp's comparative study of the ...
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9780932776334 Paperback
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 - Release: 01/01/2005

Imagination's Music

This book begins with a selection of Christy's poems published when she was twenty-one in Out of Chrysalis and Wind in the Grass. In the first poem, "Up!" she celebrates the sprouting forces of organic growth that she senses in the grasses and trees and feels so strongly within herself. "To Run on Hills" conveys the same exuberant, almost mythical oneness with nature. The second and third ...
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 - Release: 01/01/2004