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By John O'Loughlin

This quantity of philosophy, combining aphorisms with essays and dialogues, is going manner past the scope of John O’Loughlin’s prior philosophical works in outlining what he contends to be the logical phases of evolution past guy that have to be undergone earlier than definitive salvation will be completed in a transcendent aim of evolution ... analogous to Teilhard de Chardin's ‘Omega aspect’ or, for that subject, to Bunyan’s ‘Celestial City’. it is easy to say that he has tried to concretize Nietzschean notions referring to man's ‘overcoming’ ... in admire of a projection of particular post-human phases of resulting lifestyles. Hitherto, while he wrote approximately extra complex levels of existence it was once commonly in the scope and definition of guy. right here, in contrast, the attainment to a extra man made degree of evolution is, ipso facto, chronologically past guy and hence implicitly post-human, if no longer supra-human. Such used to be the innovative holiday together with his past Huxley-inspired frame of mind which happened within the Spring of 1982, and it truly is, we think, of momentous value! Henceforth Mr O’Loughlin’s philosophical activity used to be mostly to be a refinement upon and amendment of contentions defined the following. evidently, within the a long time that experience handed on the grounds that then, a number of alterations, a few of them fairly drastic, have happened in his total evolutionary standpoint. however the beginnings of his mature philosophical oeuvre are to be discovered the following, in destiny ameliorations, and it was once from this time onwards that he started to develop in what he loves to give some thought to as a type of messianic self-awareness, commensurate with a solitary future. - A Centretruths editorial.

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