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The Assassins of Alamut By Anthony Campbell
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The Assassins were a heretical Muslim sect.We think of them mostly in connection with political murder (their founder, Hasan-i-Sabbah, has been compared to Osama bin Laden), but there is much more to... More > them than this. They had a remarkable esoteric philosophical system and their ideas were influential in Islam and even outside it. In this book I tell their story, from their foundation at the end of the eleventh century to their downfall 150 years later at the hands of the Mongols. Even that was not the end of them, for the Aga Khan is a lineal descendant of the Assassin Grand Masters.< Less
The Assassins of Alamut By Anthony Campbell
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The Assassins were a heretical Muslim sect.We think of them mostly in connection with political murder (their founder, Hasan-i-Sabbah, has been compared to Osama bin Laden), but there is much more to... More > them than this. They had a remarkable esoteric philosophical system and their ideas were influential in Islam and even outside it. In this book I tell their story, from their foundation at the end of the eleventh century to their downfall 150 years later at the hands of the Mongols. Even that was not the end of them, for the Aga Khan is a lineal descendant of the Assassin Grand Masters.< Less
Medical Acupuncture: A Practical Guide By Anthony Campbell
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This book is an illustrated companion to my textbook of acupuncture, Acupuncture in Practice, which I use on the courses in modern medical acupuncture which I teach for health professional. The book... More > will be useful for health professionals who practise modern western acupuncture.< Less
Homeopathy in Perspective By Anthony Campbell
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This is a book about homeopathy: what it is, how it arose and developed, where it is today. It is a critical book but it presents its criticism from the standpoint of knowledge. Anthony Campbell was... More > consultant physician at The Royal London Homeopathic Hospital (now The Royal London Hospital for Integrated Medicine) and is a past Editor of the British Medical Homeopathic Journal (now Homeopathy). No prior knowledge is assumed but that does not mean it is suitable only for beginners. Even if you have read a good deal about acupuncture you will probably find that you view it differently when you have finished.< Less
So You Want to Try Acupuncture? By Anthony Campbell
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If you are thinking about having acupuncture you probably have questions. Does it work? Will it work for me? How does it work? Is it safe? How should I go about finding an acupuncturist? What kinds... More > of acupuncture exist? All these questions, and others, are answered here. The main kind of acupuncture discussed in the book is the non-traditional version -- Western medical acupuncture. But the traditional version is explained as well. The author is a conventionally qualified doctor who has practised acupuncture and taught it to health professionals for over thirty years.< Less
All You Need to Know About Acupuncture By Anthony Campbell
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This is a practical manual for health professionals who are beginning to use modern medical acupuncture. It starts from the assumption that acupuncture works by modifying the activity of the nervous... More > system. Modern research fails to confirm the existence of precisely localised 'acupuncture points' and these figure hardly at all in the book. Instead, the focus is on the principles that are used in deciding where to place the needles and on getting the amount of stimulation right. It is based on the course that the author has taught to health professionals for more than 35 years. It will be useful to students who have completed this course and also to those who have learned acupuncture in another way and who wish to explore a different approach.< Less
Medical Acupuncture: A Practical Guide By Anthony Campbell
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This book is an illustrated companion to my textbook of acupuncture, Acupuncture in Practice, which I use on the courses in modern medical acupuncture which I teach for health professional. The book... More > will be useful for health professionals who practise modern western acupuncture.< Less
So You Want To Try Acupuncture? By Anthony Campbell
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If you are thinking about having acupuncture you probably have questions. Does it work? Will it work for me? How does it work? Is it safe? How should I go about finding an acupuncturist? What kinds... More > of acupuncture exist? All these questions, and others, are answered here. The main kind of acupuncture discussed in the book is the non-traditional version -- Western medical acupuncture. But the traditional version is explained as well. The author is a conventionally qualified doctor who has practised acupuncture and taught it to health professionals for over thirty years.< Less
Totality Beliefs and the Religious Imagination By Anthony Campbell
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There seems to be a widespread notion that belief is, in itself, a good thing, but in this book Anthony Campbell argues that, for at least some people, freeing oneself from all belief systems brings... More > a huge sense of relief. He illustrates this by describing his own experience of Roman Catholicism and Transcendental Meditation. He also looks at the evidence for miraculous cures for cancer and at ideas about the soul, with particular reference to survival. And he has a discussion of how religions are transmitted, which he thinks depends on story-telling and language as much as on formal belief. This is a wide-ranging book with a lot of ideas.< Less
Totality Beliefs and the Religious Imagination By Anthony Campbell
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There seems to be a widespread notion that belief is, in itself, a good thing, but in this book Anthony Campbell argues that, for at least some people, freeing oneself from all belief systems brings... More > a huge sense of relief. He illustrates this by describing his own experience of Roman Catholicism and Transcendental Meditation. He also looks at the evidence for miraculous cures for cancer and at ideas about the soul, with particular reference to survival. And he has a discussion of how religions are transmitted, which he thinks depends on story-telling and language as much as on formal belief. This is a wide-ranging book with a lot of ideas.< Less

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