Abhidhamma Studies, Buddhist Explorations of Consciousness and Time, Nyanaponika Thera [1901 - 1994], edited with an introduction by Bhikkhu Bodhi, Wisdom Publications • Boston, in collaboration with the Buddhist Publication Society, Kandy • Sri Lanka, 1998 (1949). 2912

Ariès, Philippe, The Hour of Our Death, translated from the French by Helen Weaver, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1981. 2946

Barnes, Jonathan, Early Greek Philosophy, Penguin Books, Pb, 1987 (1979, 2 volumes). 2728

Becker, Ernest [1924 - 1974], The Denial of Death, The Free Press, c1973.

[I effusively thank my friend E. R. (technical rock climber, etc.), for alerting me to this author and his books]. 2975

Becker, Ernest, Escape from Evil, The Free Press, c1975 [published posthumously]. 3015

Becker, Ernest J. [Julius], A Contribution to the Comparative Study of the Medieval Visions of Heaven and Hell, with Special Reference to the Middle-English Versions. A Dissertation Presented to the Board of University Studies of The Johns Hopkins University for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy. Baltimore: John Murphy Company, 1899. 2755

Boissier, Gaston [1823 - 1908], Cicero and His Friends, Ward, Lock, 1895? (1865 French). 2905

Bonner, Hypatia Bradlaugh, The Christian Hell, From the First to the Twentieth Century, [issued for the Rationalist Press Association, Limited], With Twenty-Eight Illustrations, London: Watts & Co., 17 Johnson's Court, Fleet Street, E.C., 1913. [A classic!]. [See: 2773]. 2774

Buckle, Henry Thomas, History of Civilization in England. 2794

Bury, J.B. [1861 - 1927], A History of Freedom of Thought, with an Epilogue by H. J. Blackman, Second Edition, Oxford University Press, 1957 (1913). [Note: emphasis on John Morley (see 2813)]. 2794, 2814

Cicero, De Legibus. 2953

Crick, Francis, [Winner of Nobel Prize], The Astonishing Hypothesis The Scientific Search for the Soul [See: "confabulation", etc.], Scribner's Sons, 1994. 2929

Death and Denial, Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Legacy of Ernest Becker [1924 - 1974], edited by Daniel Liechty, Praeger, 2002. 3053

D'Holbach, Baron, Systeme de la Nature. Ou Des Loix du Monde Physique & du Monde Moral. 2812

D'Holbach, Baron, Systême de la Nature. 2816

D'Holbach, Baron, Système social, ou principes naturels de la morale et de la politique. 2816

D'Holbach, Baron, Christianity Unveiled; Being an Examination of The Principles and Effects of the Christian Religion, [Baron d'Holbach 1723 - 1789 (attributed to Nicolas Antoine Boulanger 1722 - 1759)], translated from the French of Boulanger, by W.M. Johnson. London: Printed and Published by R. Carlile, 55, Fleet Street, 1819 (1766? French) (1761? French [see 2807]). 2818

D'Holbach, Baron [1723 - 1789], The System of Nature or Laws of the Moral and Physical World, with Notes by Diderot [1713 - 1784], now translated for the first time [1835?] by H.D. Robinson. Two Vols. in One. Reprint, Burt Franklin, New York, n.d. [1970] (attributed to Mirabaud, 1770 French). 2829

Dundes, Alan, Holy Writ as Oral Lit, The Bible as Folklore, Rowman & Littlefield, c1999. 2878

Edelman, Gerald M. [see 2926-2927], Bright Air, Brilliant Fire, On the Matter of the Mind, BasicBooks, a Division of HarperCollins, c1992. 2920

Encyclopaedia Britannica. 2780, 2792

The Encyclopedia of Unbelief, editor, Gordon Stein, Volume One, A-K, Prometheus, 1985. 2738, 2829

The Ernest Becker Reader, Selected, Edited, and Introduced by Daniel Liechty, The Ernest Becker Foundation in association with The University of Washington Press, Seattle and London, Pb, c2005. 3007

Farrar, Adam S., Science in Theology. Sermons Preached in St. Mary's, Oxford, Before the University, by Adam S. Farrar [1826 - 1905], M.A., F.G.S., F.R.A.S., Michel Fellow of Queen's College, Oxford; Late One of the Select Preachers to the University; and Preacher at the Chapel Royal, Whitehall. Philadelphia: Smith, English & Co., No. 23 North Sixth Street. New York: Sheldon & Co. Boston: Gould & Lincoln. 1860. [See 2841]. 2840

Farrar, Adam Storey, A Critical History of Freethought, in Reference to The Christian Religion. Eight Lectures preached before the University of Oxford, in the year M.DCCC.LXII, on the Foundation of the Late Rev. John Bampton, M.A. Canon of Salisbury, by Adam Storey Farrar, M.A., Michel Fellow of Queen's College, Oxford. New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1, 3, and 5 Bond Street. 1882 (1862). [first seen, and studied, 10/30/2004] [Note: This book contains much Christian claptrap, bombast, obfuscation, etc.; and, is very interesting and instructive. Must see!]. 2841

Freud [Sigmund Freud 1856 - 1939] and the Neurosciences, From Brain Research to the Unconscious, edited by Giselher Guttmann and Inge Scholz-Strasser, with contributions by Oliver W. Sacks, Giselher Guttmann, Harald Leupold-Löwenthal, Malcolm Pines, Cornelius Borck, Morris N. Eagle, and Detlef B. Linke, Verlag Der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Vienna 1998. [Many facsimiles of beautiful histology drawings, by Sigmund Freud, are included]. 2923

Gardiner, Eileen, Medieval Visions of Heaven and Hell, A Sourcebook, Garland, 1993. 2766

Grant, Edward, Much Ado About Nothing, Theories of space and vacuum from the Middle Ages to the Scientific Revolution, Professor of History and Philosophy of Science and History, Indiana University, Cambridge University Press, 1981. 2900

Hamer, Dean, The God Gene How Faith is Hardwired into our Genes, 2004. Spiritual ['"Spirituality" is the modern, politically correct term for superstition.' (Secular Nation, Fourth Quarter, 2004, page 5, Richard S. Russell)] beliefs may have genetic components. [See: Addition 42, 2334-2336 (Edmund Law)]. 2848, 2856

Harvey, Van A. [see 3028], Feuerbach and the Interpretation of Religion, George Edwin Burnell Professor of Religious Studies, Stanford University, Cambridge University Press, 1995. 3055

Hell A Christian Doctrine, by Woolsey Teller, Marshall J. Gauvin, Herbert Cutner, Associate Editors of The Truth Seeker, with a forward by Jon G. Murray, American Atheist Press, Reprinted 1982. [Note: no author is listed for some sections]. [Note: Hell!, like the horrors of Hollywood,—not Heaven!, "grabs" Homo sapiens]. 2776

Internet: 2795

Internet: 2796

Internet: [sic]   [Warning: A Christian Website] 2797

Internet: 2809

Internet: 2809


18282&offset=4581 2810

Internet: 2811, 3021

Internet: Eric Lee. 2811, 2812

Internet: 2814

Internet: 2829


AFY1737.0001.001 (electronic text) 2840

Internet: 2849


rationalists_manual.html, The Rationalist's Manual, M.D. Aletheia, London: Watts, 1897. [search text for "Christianism"]. 2851


Spengler Why Europe Chooses Extinction By Spengler 2858

Internet: What the Jews Won't Tell You 2860

Internet: Drugs or Jesus (Country-Western song) 2868


Forgery, False Attribution, and Fiction: Early Modern German History and Literature Frank L. Borchardt 2869


Antichristianism By W.G. Broadbent [Note: a Christian reaction (amusing and/or pathetic)]. 2873

Internet: 2901 [6/19/2005: not found]

Internet: 2901

Internet: 2901 [6/19/2005: not found]

Internet: 2901

Internet: 2902

Internet: 2903


questions_18136.html 2904 [Hubertus Fremerey] [found 11/13/2004, searching for my seeming brainstorm: "mental horror vacui"]

Internet: 2904 [6/19/2005: available via (cache)]

Internet: 2904


biblioteca/oreyes/... 2905 [6/19/2005: not available]

Internet: 2905

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Internet: 2905

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Internet: 2906

Internet: 2907 [6/19/2005: not available]

Internet (Luciano Floridi):

chapters/introduction.pdf 2907

Internet: 2908

[Hubertus Fremerey] [11/11/2004] 2908

Internet: 2909

Internet: 2910

Internet: 2915

Internet: 2916

Internet: 2917

Internet: 'Limbic System From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. 2932

Internet: "Daniel Dennett From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. 2936

Internet: [found 2/23/2005] 2959

Internet: 'The Salon Interview Irvin Yalom 2964

Internet: 2972

Internet: 2972

Internet: 2972

Internet: 2973

Internet: 2973

Internet: htpp://

'Lecture The Denial of Death and the Practice of Dying (or: "Tasting Death") By Glenn Hughes 3018

Internet: 3033


Reviews the article 'Lack and Transcendence: The Problem of Death and Life in

Psychotherapy, Existentialism, and Buddhism,' by David Loy by Carl Becker [relation to Ernest Becker?] 3036

Jacoby, Susan, Freethinkers, A History of American Secularism, Metropolitan Books, Henry Holt and Company, 2004. 2863

Jammer, Max, Einstein and Religion, Physics and Theology, Princeton, c1999. 2821

Kagan, Michael Alan, Educating Heroes: The Implications of Ernest Becker's Depth Psychology of Heroism for Philosophy of Education, Hollowbrook Publishing, Durango, Colorado, 1994. 2974

Le Goff, Jacques, The Birth of Purgatory, translated by Arthur Goldhammer, The University of Chicago Press ● Chicago, 1984 (1981 French). 2768

Lieberman, E. James, Acts of Will, The Life and Work of Otto Rank, The Free Press, c1985. 3027

Los Angeles Times, February 9, 2005, E10, Book Review: "Voltaire in Exile", by Ian Davidson. 9/19/2005: "The devolution of a believer", by John Darnton. 2842, 2921

Lovejoy, Arthur O., The Great Chain of Being, A Study of the History of an Idea, The William James Lectures Delivered at Harvard University, 1933, Harvard University Press, 1978 (c1964) (c1936). 2900

Loy, David, Lack and Transcendence, The Problem of Death and Life in Psychotherapy, Existentialism, and Buddhism, Humanities Press, New Jersey, Pb, 1996. 3037

Loy, David, A Buddhist History of the West, Studies in Lack, State University of New York Press, Pb, c2002. 3046

McCabe, Joseph [1867 - 1955], The Psychology of Religion, Little Blue Book No. 446, edited by E.Haldeman-Julius, Haldeman-Julius Publications, Girard, Kansas, n.d. 2847

Merriam-Webster's Biographical Dictionary, 1995 (c1983). 2825

Millon, Theodore; with contributions by Seth D. Grossman and Sarah E. Meagher, Masters of the Mind, Exploring the Story of Mental Illness from Ancient Times to the New Millennium, portraits by Theodore Millon and Carrie N. Millon, John Wiley & Sons, c2004. 2918

Montaigne, Hugo Friedrich, U. California, c1991 (German, c1949). 2945

Montaigne [1533 - 1592], The Complete Essays of Montaigne, translated by Donald M. Frame, Stanford U., Pb, 1966 (1958). [my copy, which I bought and marked, San Francisco, 1968. In storages until 2004]. 2819, 2851, 2945, 2963

Morley, John, 1st Viscount Morley of Blackburn [1838 - 1923], Honorary Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, Diderot [1713 - 1784] and the Encyclopaedists, Oxford, In Two Volumes, Vol. II, Macmillan, 1923 (1878). 2813 [1914: 2922]

Morley, John [1838 - 1923], Recollections, In Two Volumes, Vol. II, Macmillan, 1917. 2963

National Public Radio Interview: David Reynolds discusses abolitionist John Brown. 2799

National Public Radio Commentary: Choices of Max Schmeling. 2852

National Public Radio Profile: Legendary musician Bob Wills [1905 - 1975] would have turned 100 today. 2866

National Public Radio Profile: Book "God's Secretaries" [see 2882] by Adam Nicolson details the creation of the King James Bible [transcript]. 2893

The New York Times,, February 12, 2005, OP-ED COLUMNIST

God and Evolution By Nicholas D. Kristof. 2856

Nicolson, Adam, God's Secretaries, The Making of the King James Bible [Great Britain: Power and Glory], HarperCollins, c2003. 2882

Numerical Discourses of the Buddha, An anthology of Suttas from the Anguttara Nikāya, Selected and translated from the Pāli by Nyanaponika Thera and Bhikkhu Bodhi, AltaMira Press, A Division of Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., Walnut Creek • Lanham • New York • Oxford, 1999. 2914

The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church, edited by F.L. Cross, Third Edition edited by E.A. Livingstone, Oxford University Press, 1997. 2754, 2879

Pagels, Elaine, The Origin of Satan, Vintage, Pb, 1996 (c1995). 2855

Ramachandran, V.S., and Sarah Blakeslee, Phantoms in the Brain, Probing the Mysteries of the Human Mind, Quill, An Imprint of Harper-Collins, Pb, 1999 (c1998). [honored to meet Dr. Ramachandran, in a coffee line, at U.C.S.D., 2005]. 2928

Reynolds, David, John Brown, Abolitionist, Knopf, 2005. 2799

Ribas, Albert, Biografía del Vacío, Su historia filosófica y cientifica desde la Antiqüedad a la Edad Moderna, 2004. [only noted on the Internet]. 2900

Robertson, J.M., Pagan Christs, University Books, c1967 (1903). 2746

Russell, Bertrand, Religion and Science. 2794

The San Diego Union-Tribune/WORLD/Thursday, December 30, 2004

Israel Indicts 4 in Forgery Ring Involving Counterfeit Artifacts. 2853

Seneca, edited by C.D.N Costa, Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1974. 2740

Seneca, Ad Lucilium, Epistulae Morales, translator, R. Gummere, Harvard. 2830

Seneca, Letters from a Stoic, Epistulae Morales ad Lucilium, Selected and Translated with an Introduction by Robin Campbell, Penguin Books, Baltimore ● Maryland, 1969. 2739

Shires, Henry M., Finding the Old Testament in the New, Westminster Press, c1974. 2751, 2821

Visions of Heaven and Hell Before Dante, edited by Eileen Gardiner, Illustrations by Alexandra Eldridge, Italica Press, New York, 1989. 2764

Webster's Third. 3055

Wickwar, W.H., Baron D'Holbach, A Prelude to the French Revolution, Reprints of Economic Classics, Augustus M. Kelley ● Publishers, New York 1968 (1935). 2801

Wilhelm, Kurt, Richard Strauss [1864 - 1949], An Intimate Portrait, translated by Mary Whittall, "Dedicated to Frau Alice Strauss in admiration and gratitude", Thames and Hudson, 1989 (1984 German). 2940

Yalom, Irvin D., Existential Psychotherapy, Basic Books, c1980. 2958

"Did you go yourself and examine this, or how do you know?" [1].