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Within a single lifetime our physical environment has been changed almost beyond recognition. Yet there's been little corresponding change in how we as individuals relate to the world and experience reality. New tools and techniques of the human potentiality and out of it and presenting to us an exhilarating and dangerous frontier renewing in our minds the old questions what are the limits of human ability the boundaries of the human experience. What does it mean to be a human being. Seminar Big Sur a series of discussions focusing attention on the front tiers of human development produced by K x K x FM in San Francisco in cooperation with the excellent Institute at Big Sur California Center which studies those trends in religion and philosophy and the behavioral sciences which emphasize the potentialities of human existence. This week we present a discussion on self actualization and the peak experience led by Dr Abraham Maslow
professor of psychology at Brandeis University author of the motivation of personality. Quite a psychology of being and religions values and experiences. Here now is Dr. Mass Lo as he met in session with his seminar at the Aslan Institute. Let me say a word about that. If you don't mind my prefigure that. You were not given the proper current. Current when it becomes fact fact. Fact I think the common language
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Seminar: Big Sur
Self-actualization and the peak experience, part one
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This program, the first of two parts, presents a discussion led by Dr. Abraham Maslow of Brandeis University and author of Motivation of Personality, Toward a Psychology of Being, and Religions, Values and Peak Experiences.
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Discussion and lecture series from Esalen Institute at Big Sur, Calif., headed by Michael H. Murphy devoted to exploring the psychological nature of man.
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Producer: Esalen Institute
Speaker: Maslow, Abraham H. (Abraham Harold)
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