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The Outsider by Colin Wilson

The Outsider

The Outsider by Colin Wilson
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Sep 01, 1987 | 320 Pages
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    Sep 01, 1987 | 320 Pages

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Praise

“An exhaustive, luminously intelligent study…a real contribution to our understanding of our deepest predicament.” —Philip Toynbee

“The newest prodigy on the English literary scene, Mr. Wilson came out of nowhere from the outside. He walked into literature…as a man walks into his own house … filled with assimilated erudition … Where young Wilson got his knowledge baffled the critics. That he had there could be no mistake.”The New York Times

Table Of Contents

The OutsiderForeword By Marilyn Ferguson
Introduction: The Outsider Twenty Years On

I. The Country of the Blind
II. World Without Values
III. The Romantic Outsider
IV. The Attempt to Gain Control
V. The Pain Threshold
VI. The Question of Identity
VII. The Great Synthesis . . .
VIII. The Outsider as Visionary
IX. Breaking the Circut

Notes
Postscript To The Outsider

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