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Reviews of recent books related to the Middle Way 

I intend to build up a collection of reviews here of recently-published books by others that are of special interest in relation to the Middle Way. Some of these may be broadly philosophical or religious, but some may also be creative writing.

Reviews of philosophical books

A palace built on sand: a review of Michael McGhee's book 'Transformations of Mind' with some wider discussion of analytic philosophy

The endless voyage: a review of Will Buckingham's book 'Finding our Sea-legs' 

Being right about being wrong: a review of 'Being Wrong' by Kathryn Schulz

'The Master and his Emissary' by Iain McGilchrist: extended review


Reviews of psychological and scientific books

Resonating with 'The Science Delusion' by Rupert Sheldrake

'Thinking Fast and Slow' by Daniel Kahneman (on blog site)


Reviews of Buddhist books

The limitations of irony: review of Stephen Batchelor's 'Confession of a Buddhist Atheist'


Reviews of fiction 

Eglantine Dream: review of a fantasy novel by Dhivan Thomas Jones

Saving the world: the inside take - a review of Ian McEwan's novel 'Solar'