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              Books by Olive Whicher

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              Projective Geometry: Creative Polarities in Space and Time
               

              Projective Geometry: Creative Polarities in Space and Time (Paperback)

              By Whicher, Olive

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              Olive Whicher's groundbreaking book presents an accessible - non-mathematician's - approach to projective geometry. Profusely illustrated, and written with fire and intuitive genius, this work will be of interest to anyone wishing to cultivate the power of inner visualization in ...a realm of structural beauty. Whicher explores the concepts of polarity and movement in modern projective geometry as a discipline of thought that transcends the limited and rigid space and forms of Euclid, and the corresponding material forces conceived in classical mechanics. Rudolf Steiner underlined the importance of projective geometry as, 'a method of training the imaginative faculties of thinking, so that they become an instrument of cognition no less conscious and exact than mathematical reasoning'. This seminal approach allows for precise scientific understanding of the concept of creative fields of formative (or etheric) forces at work in nature - in plants, animals and in the human being.
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              ISBN 9781855843790
              Released NZ 15 May 2013
              Publisher Rudolf Steiner Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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              The Heart of the Matter: Discovering the Laws of Living Organisms

              The Heart of the Matter: Discovering the Laws of Living Organisms (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Whicher, Olive

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              A radical new science of living organisms, forms and processes, based on the pioneering work of Rudolf Steiner and his pupil George Adams. Whicher widens our thinking to include the 'etheric formative forces' - forces that are alive in ethereal space or 'counterspace'.

              ISBN 9781906999834
              Released NZ 15 Sep 2015
              Publisher Temple Lodge Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
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