I spent the last year exploring all the best information on how and why astrology works. After collaborating with astrologer customers on the software for thirty years, it was time to look out the window and to reflect. The result is an essay on Intellectual Astrology that is now the opening 40-page chapter of the version 10 program Help manual. The completely updated manual comes on the CD in the Program Manual folder as an indexed 538-page pdf file, in addition to accompanying the program as electronic Help. My essay is an incentive for you to purchase the version 10 program. The essay topic headings and its bibliography of over 80 sources, many of which will be new to you, appear below.
1. Action At a Distance
2. Moving Beyond Material Explanations
3. Immanence Theory
4. Direct Perception
5. Dual Nature
6. Outside of Spacetime
7. Planning the Birth
8. A Statement About the Nature of Reality
9. Information from Quantum Physics
10. Dual Nature at the Quantum Level
11. The Unconscious Mind
12. Limiting the Meaning of 'Consciousness'
13. Mind versus Brain
14. The Thalamus and Consciousness
15. Consciousness and Brain Rhythms
16. Transcendental Cosmography
17. Higher Dimensions
18. Participatory Reality
19. Scientific Reductionism versus Transcendental Joy
20. Skepticism, Atheism, and Conformism
21. Times to Move and Times to Stop
22. Calculating Probability
23. Theorizing versus Research
24. Chaos and Free Will
25. Celestial Musical Resonance and Entrainment?
26. Astrology and Science
27. Astrology's Constructive Role
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