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Theosophy An Introduction to the Spiritual Processes in Human Life and in the Cosmos

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ISBN-10: 0880103736

ISBN-13: 9780880103732

Edition: 1994

Authors: Rudolf Steiner, Catherine E. Creeger, Michael Holdrege

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List price: $16.95
Copyright year: 1994
Publisher: SteinerBooks, Incorporated
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 5.29" wide x 8.00" long x 0.79" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

Austrian-born Rudolf Steiner was a noted Goethe (see Vol. 2) scholar and private student of the occult who became involved with Theosophy in Germany in 1902, when he met Annie Besant (1847--1933), a devoted follower of Madame Helena P. Blavatsky (1831--1891). In 1912 he broke with the Theosophists because of what he regarded as their oriental bias and established a system of his own, which he called Anthroposophy (anthro meaning "man"; sophia sophia meaning "wisdom"), a "spiritual science" he hoped would restore humanism to a materialistic world. In 1923 he set up headquarters for the Society of Anthroposophy in New York City. Steiner believed that human beings had evolved to the point…