Books & Articles

Stanislav Grof, 


(1988), The adventure of Self-Discovery, Suny Press.

(1995), Consciousness Evolution and Planetary Survival: Psychological Roots of Human Violence and Greed.

(2008), A Brief History of Transpersonal Psychology. Transpersonal Studies.

(nd.), Birth Trauma and its Relation to Mental Illness, Suicide and Ecstasy.


Grof, S. and Grof, C.


(1989), Spiritual Emergency: When Personal Transformation Becomes a Crisis. Los Angeles: J. P. Tarcher.


Grof S. and Hal Zina Bennet


(1993), The Holotropic Mind: The Three Levels of Human Consciousness and How They Shape Our Lives, HarperOne; Reprint edition.


Viktor E. Frankl,


(2006), Man’s Search for Meaning, Boston, Beacon Press.


Jan Bastiaans,


(1957), Psychosomatische Gevolgen van Onderdrukking en Verzet, Amsterdam: Noord Hollandsche Uitgevers Maatschappij.

(1986), Geestelijke Bevrijding met behulp van Narcoanalyse en Halucinogenen. First published in: Isolement en Bevrijding, Amsterdam, Balans.


Zygmunt Bauman,


(2001), Modernity and the Holocaust, Cornell University Press.


Ernest Becker,


(1987), The Denial of Death, Free Press.


Richard Glen Boire,


(1999/2000), On Cognitive Liberty, J. Cognitive Liberties. Vol 1, No 1, pages 7–13.


Martin Buber,


(1970), I and Thou, trans. Walter Kaufmann, New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons.

Annemarie De Waal Malefijt,


(1989), Religion And Culture: An Introduction to Anthropology of Religion, Waveland Press.


Daniel C. Dennett,


(2004), Freedom Evolves, Penguin Books.

(2011), The Scientific Study of Religion, Point of Inquiry podcast.


Jacques Derrida,


(2004), Dissemination, Trans. Barbara Johnson, London: The Athlone Press.


Jared Diamond,


(1999), Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies, W. W. Norton & Company.


Rick Doblin,


(1991), Pahnke’s ‘Good Friday Experiment’: A Long-Term Follow-Up and Methodological Critique, Journal of Transpersonal Psychology, Vol 23, No. 1.

(1999/2000), Dr. Leary’s Concord Prison Experiment: A 34 Year Follow-Up Study. Journal of Psychoactive Drugs, 30: 4,


Brandy Doyle,


(2001), Working with Difficult Psychedelic Experiences, MAPS, Vol. XI Nr. 2.


Michel Foucault,


(1965), The Birth of the Asylum, Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason. Random House.

(1978), The History of Sexuality: An Introduction, Random House.

(1995), Discipline & Punish: The Birth of the Prison, trans. Alan Sheridan, NY: Vintage Books.


Casey William Hardison,


(2007), We Have a Problem: A Call for a Paradigm Shift. Part I.

(2008), We Have a Problem: A Call for a Paradigm Shift. Part II.

Hardison v. United Kingdom, 2005. Part III Statement of Alleged Violations Pursuant to Articles 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 13, 14 et al. European Court of Human Rights Application 37238/05.


Paula J. Hruby,


(1996), The Varieties of Mystical Experience, Spiritual Practices, and Psychedelic Drug Use Among College Students.


William James,


(1997), The Varieties of Religious Experience, Touchstone.




(1989), Shiviti, HarperOne; 1st U.S. ed.


Kast, E.C.


(1966), LSD and the Dying Patient. The Chicago Medical School Quarterly, 26, 80–82.


James Kent,


(2010), Psychedelic Information Theory: Shamanism in the Age of Reason, CreateSpace; 1st edition.


Ralph E. Kenyon,


(2009), General Semantics.

(2009), E-prime: The Spirit and the Letter.


Naomi Klein,


(2007), The Shock Doctrine. Metropolitan Books, New York.


Alfred Korzybski,


(1994), Science and Sanity: An Introduction to non-Aristotelian Systems and General Semantics, Fifth edition, Institute of General Semantics.


Nicolas Langlitz,


(2006), Ceci n’est pas une psychose: Toward a Historical Epistemology of Model Psychoses, BioSocieties, 1:2, 2006.

(2007a), Neuropsychedelia: The Revival of Hallucinogen Research since the Decade of the Brain. Dissertation, University of California, San Franscisco.

(2010), The persistence of the subjective in neuropsychopharmacology: observations of contemporary hallucinogen research, History of the Human Sciences, Vol. 23 No. 1, pp. 37–57.


David Loy,


(1990), Death of the Ego: A Buddhist View, Philosophy East and West, Volume 40, No.2 (April, 1990), p.151–174 (C), University of Hawaii Press.


Abraham Maslow,


(1964), Religions, Values, and Peak Experiences, Kappa Delta Pi, and 1970, (preface), The Viking Press.


Gabor Maté,


(2008), In the Realm of the Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction, Knopf Canada.


Stanley Milgram,


(1974), Obedience to Authority: An Experimental View, reprint 2009, Harper Perennial Modern Classics.


Alice Miller,


(1992), interview, trans. Simon Worrall.

(2013), The Roots of Violence.

(1990), For Your Own Good: Hidden Cruelty in Child-Rearing and the Roots of Violence, Farrar, Straus and Giroux; 3rd edition.

(1981), The drama of the gifted child. New York: Basic Books, Inc.


Claudio Naranjo,


(1974), The Healing Journey: new approaches to consciousness, New York: Pantheon Books.


Gary Olson,


(2010), Empathy & Neuropolitics: This is your brain on neo-liberal culture. Any questions?


Otto Rank,


(1936), Will therapy: An analysis of the therapeutic process in terms of relationship, trans. J. Taft, New York: Knopf.

(1968), Modern education: A Critique of Its Fundamental Ideas, Agathon Press.

(1994), The Trauma of Birth, Dover Publications.


Jeremy Rifkin,


(2010), The Empathic Civilisation, RSA Animate.


Michael A. Rinella,


(2010), Pharmakon: Plato, Drug Culture, and Identity in Ancient Athens, Lexington Books.


Giorgio Samorini,


(1993), Adam, Eve, and Iboga. Integration, 4, 9–10.


Thomas Steven Szasz,


(1970/1997), The Manufacture of Madness: A Comparative Study of the Inquisition and the Mental Health Movement, Syracuse University Press.

(1974), The Second Sin, Routledge Kegan & Paul.

(1992), Our Right to Drugs: The Case for a Free Market. New York: Syracuse University Press.


Charles T. Tart,


(1972), States of Consciousness and State-Specific Sciences, Science, Vol. 176, 1203–1210.


Kenneth W. Tupper,


(2002), Entheogens and Existential Intelligence: The Use of Plant Teachers as Cognitive Tools, Canadian Journal of Education, 27, 4: 499–516.

(2003), Entheogens & Education: Exploring the Potential of Psychoactives as Educational Tools, Journal of Drug Education and Awareness, Volume 1 No. 2 pp. 145–161. p. 151.


Robert Anton Wilson,


(1990), Quantum Psychology: how brain software programs you and your world. New Falcon.


Nancy Zapolski,


(nd.), If I Weren’t My Past, Who Would I Be?


Norman E. Zinberg,


(1984), Drug, Set, and Setting: Historical Perspectives on Controlled Drug Use, Yale University Press. The Psychedelic Library.


Zoja, L.


(2012), Drugs, Addiction and Initiation: The Modern Search for Ritual, Daimon.


Leonard L.S.


(2001), Witness to the Fire: Creativity and the Veil of Addiction, Shambhala.


Bradshaw, J.


(2005), Healing the Shame that Binds You, HCI.




(…), Truth or Dare: Encounters with Power, Authority and Mystery.


Bander, R, & Grinder, J,


(…), The Structure of Magic Vol. 1: A Book about Language and Therapy.


Daniel Quinn,


(…) Ishmael.

Stephan V. Beyer

Talking Stick: Peacemaking as a Spiritual Path, Bear & Company (July 4, 2016)

Mark Wolynn, 


It Didn't Start with You: How Inherited Family Trauma Shapes Who We Are and How to End the Cycle, Viking; First Printing edition (April 26, 2016)

Ludwig Janus,


The Enduring Effects of Prenatal Experience: Echoes from the Womb, Jason Aronson, Inc. (July 7, 1977)

Wie die Seele entsteht: Unser psychisches Leben vor, während und nach der Geburt, Mattes Vlg; Auflage: 2 (Juli 2011)

Menschheitsgeschichte als psychologischer Entwicklungsprozess: Arbeiten zur Psychohistorie, Mattes Vlg (1. Februar 2009)

David Chamberlain


Babies Remember Birth: And Other Extaordinary Scientific Discoveries About the Mind and Personality of Your Newborn, Ballantine Books (December 30, 1989)

Pedro Alexis Tabensky (Editor)


Judging and Understanding: Essays on Free Will, Narrative, Meaning and the Ethical Limits of Condemnation, Ashgate Pub Co (December 20, 2006)

Bernhard Schlink,


Guilt About the Past, House of Anansi Press; Reprint edition (March 30, 2010)

The Reader, Vintage Books (1997)

Naomi Wolf


Vagina: A New Biography, Ecco; 1st edition (September 11, 2012)

David Abram,


The Spell of the Sensuous: Perception and Language in a More-Than-Human World, Vintage; 1st Vintage Books Ed edition (February 25, 1997)

Dan Kindlon


Raising Cain: Protecting the Emotional Life of Boys, Penguin UK; Auflage: New edition (29. Juni 2000)

Jedediah Purdy,


After Nature: A Politics for the Anthropocene, Harvard University Press (1 Sept. 2015)

Barbara Ehrenreich,


For Her Own Good: Two Centuries of the Experts Advice to Women, Random House Inc; 2nd ed. edition (4 Jan. 2005)

Witches, Midwives, and Nurses (2nd Ed.), THE FEMINIST PRESS CUNY; 2 edition (9 Sept. 2010)

Smile or Die: How Positive Thinking Fooled America and the World, Granta (5 Aug. 2010)

Cynthia D. Moe-Lobeda


Resisting Structural Evil: Love as Ecological -Economic Vocation, Fortress Press (1 Mar. 2013)

Stephen Batchelor,


Buddhism Without Beliefs, Riverhead Books NY 1997

Matthew Fox,


Original Blessing, Jeremy P Tarcher; 1st Jeremy P. Tarcher/Putnam Ed edition (9 Oct. 2000)

Alex Khasnabish,‎ Max Haiven,


The Radical Imagination: Social Movement Research in the Age of Austerity, Zed Books; 1 edition (12 Jun. 2014)

Katharina Rutschky

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