Writings and Philosophies of

Wanda M. Woodward, Ph.D.

Suggested Reading

Wanda M. Woodward, Ph.D.

Books about Advaita Vedanta:

Advaita Vedanta: A Philosophical Reconstruction. Eliot Deutsch

What is Advaita? P. Sankaranarayanan

Consciousness in Advaita Vedanta. William Indich

The Philosophy of Religion and Advaita Vedanta: A Comparative Study in Religion and Reason. Arvind Sharma

Sri Sankara’s Teachings in His Own Words. Swami Atmananda

Truth Is. Sri H.W.L. Poonja

Talks with Ramana Maharshi: On Realizing Abiding Peace and Happiness. Sri Ramana Maharshi

The Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda. Swami Vivekananda

The Life Divine. Sri Aurobindo

The Ideal of Human Unity. Sri Aurobindo

The Disinterested Witness: A Fragment of Advaita Vedanta Phenomenology. Bina Gupta

Books on Indian Philosophy:

Outlines of Indian Philosophy. M. Hiriyanna

Essentials of Indian Philosophy. M. Hiriyanna

A Sourcebook in Indian Philosophy. Sarvepali Radhakrishnan and Charles A. Moore, Editors

The Book of Hindu Imagery: The Gods and their Symbols. Eva Rudy Jansen

Original Sources on Eastern Philosophy:

The Song of God: Bhagavad-Gita. Translated by Swami Prabhavananada and Christopher Isherwood

The Upanisads: The Breath of the Eternal. Translated by Swami Prabhavananda and Frederick Manchester

The Heart of Awareness: A Translation of the Ashtavakra Gita. Thomas Byrom

The Tao Te Ching of Lao Tzu. Translated by Brian Browne Walker

Lao Tzu’s Tao Te Ching. Edited by Timothy Freke

Tao Te Ching. Stephen Mitchell

Tao Te Ching. Translated by Victor H. Mair

The Complete Works of Lao Tzu: Tao Teh Ching & Hua Hu Ching. Translated by Hua-Ching Ni

Hua Hu Ching: The Unknown Teachings of Lao Tzu. Translated by Brian Browne Walker

Books by Western Psychologists:

Analytical Psychology: Its Theory & Practice. C.G. Jung

The Undiscovered Self. C. G. Jung

Memories, Dreams, Reflections. C. G. Jung

Psychology and Religion. C.G. Jung

Psychology and the East. C. G. Jung

Mysterium Coniunctionis. C.G. Jung

Aspects of the Feminine. C.G. Jung

Aspects of the Masculine. C. G. Jung

Modern Man in Search of a Soul. C.G. Jung

Answer to Job. G. G. Jung

The Christian Archetype: A Jungian Commentary on the Life of Christ. Edward Edinger

Aion: Researches into the Phenomenology of the Self. C.G. Jung

Man and His Symbols. C. G. Jung

The New God Image: A Study of Jung’s Key Letters Concerning the Evolution of the Western God-Image. Edward Edinger

The Mysterium Lectures: A Journey Through C.G. Jung’s Mysterium Coniunctionis. Edward Edinger

The Mystery of The Coniunctio: Alchemical Image of Individuation. Edward Edinger

The Aion Lectures: Exploring the Self in C.G. Jung’s Aion. Edward Edinger

Science of the Soul: A Jungian Perspective. Edward Edinger

Anatomy of the Psyche: Alchemical Symbolism in Psychotherapy. Edward Edinger

The Psyche of Antiquity. Edward F. Edinger

Ego and Self: The Old Testament Prophets. Edward F. Edinger

Ego and Archetype. Edward Edinger

Animus and anima. Emma Jung

The Narcissistic/Borderline Couple: A Psychoanalytic Perspective on Marital Treatment. Joan Lachkar, Ph.D.

The Fear of the Feminine and Other Essays on Feminine Psychology. Erich Neumann

Amor and Psyche: The Psychic Development of the Feminine. Erich Neumann

Sigmund Freud’s Mission. Erich Fromm

The Essential Fromm: Life Between Having and Being. Erich Fromm

Greatness and Limitations of Freud’s Thought. Erich Fromm

You Shall Be As Gods. Erich Fromm

The Nature of Man. Erich Fromm and Ramon Xirau

The Art of Being. Erich Fromm

The Sane Society. Erich Fromm

The Crisis of Psychoanalysis. Erich Fromm

The Art of Loving. Erich Fromm

The Dogma of Christ. Erich Fromm

Beyond the Chains of Illusion. Erich Fromm

Escape from Freedom. Erich Fromm

The Revolution of Hope: Toward a Humanized Technology. Erich Fromm

Marx’s Concept of Man. Erich Fromm

A Primer of Jungian Psychology. C. S. Hall and V. J. Nordby

The Discovery of Being. Rollo May

The Will to Meaning. Rollo May

Man’s Search for Himself. Rollo May

Love and Will. Rollo May

The Doctor and the Soul. Victor Frankl

Man’s Search for Meaning. Victor Frankl

A way of being. Carl Rogers

On becoming a person. Carl Rogers

The Farther Reaches of Human Nature. Abraham Maslow

Toward a Psychology of Being. Abraham Maslow

Psychosynthesis. Roberto Assagioli

The Act of Will. Roberto Assagioli

Becoming. Gordon Allport

The Psychology of Mature Spirituality. P. Young-Eisendrath and M. E. Miller

Beyond Ego: Transpersonal Dimensions in Psychology. R. N. Walsh and F. Vaughan

Textbook of Transpersonal Psychiatry and Psychology. Edited by Bruce Scoton, M.D., Allan Chinen, M.D., and John Battista, M.D.

King, Warrior, Magician, Lover: Rediscovering the Archetypes of the Mature Masculine. Robert Moore, Ph.D. and Douglas Gillette, Ph.D.

Melanie Klein: Her World and Her Work. Phyllis Grosskurth

The Varieties of Religious Experience. William James

The Flight From Woman. Karl Stern

The Bond of Love: Psychoanalysis, Feminism and The Problem of Domination. Jessica Benjamin

The Mermaid and the Minotaur. Dorothy Dinnerstein

Feminism and Psychoanalytic Theory. Nancy Chodorow

Femininities Masculinities Sexualities. Nancy Chodorow

The Reproduction of Mothering. Nancy Chodorow

In a Different Voice: Psychological Theory and Women’s Development. Carol Gilligan

Mapping the Moral Domain. Edited by Carol Gilligan, Janie Victoria Ward, Jill McLean Taylor, Betty Bardige

Women’s Ways of Knowing: The Development of Self, Voice and Mind. Mary Belenky, Blythe McVicker Clinchy, Nancy Rule Goldberger, Jill Mattuck Tarule

Revisioning Psychology. James Hillman

The Future of an Illusion. Sigmund Freud

Civilization and Its Discontents. Sigmund Freud

Books on Buddhism:

The Heart of Understanding: Commentaries on the Prajnaparamita Heart Sutra. Thich Nhat Hanh

The Diamond That Cuts Through Illusion: Commentaries on the Prajnaparamita Diamond Sutra. Thich Nhat Hanh

Heart of Wisdom: An Explanation of the Heart Sutra. Geshe Kelsang Gyatso

Buddhist Wisdom: The Diamond Sutra and the Heart Sutra. Translated and Commented by Edward Conze

The Diamond Sutra. Translated by Red Pine

The Dhammapada. Translated by Juan Mascaro

The Lankavatara Sutra: A Mahayana Text. D.T. Suzuki

Master of Wisdom: Writings of the Buddhist Master Nagarjuna. Translated by Chr. Lindtner

Mahayana Buddhism. Beatrice Lane Suzuki

Outlines of Mahayana Buddhism. D. T. Suzuki

The Tantric Distinction: A Buddhist’s Reflections on Compassion and Emptiness. Jeffrey Hopkins

The Teachings of the Compassionate Buddha: Early Discourses, The Dhammapada, and Later Basic Writings. Edited by E. A. Butt

The Meaning of Life from a Buddhist Perspective. His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Dzogchen: Heart Essence of the Great Perfection. His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Awakening the Mind, Lightening the Heart: Core Teachings of Tibetan Buddhism. His Holiness the Dalai Lama

The Path to Enlightenment. His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Stages of Meditation. His Holiness the Dalai Lam

Dakini’s Warm Breath: The Feminine Principle in Tibetan Buddhism. Judith Simmer-Brown

Zen Buddhism and Psychoanalysis. Erich Fromm, D.T. Suzuki and Richard DeMartino

Essays on Zen Buddhism. D.T. Suzuki

An Introduction to Zen Buddhism. D.T. Suzuki

The Way of Zen. Alan Watts

Introduction to Buddhism: An Explanation of the Buddhist Way of Life. Geshe Kelsang Gyatso

The Jewelled Staircase. Geshe Wangyal

How To Meditate: A Practical Guide. Kathleen McDonald

Buddhist Symbols. Tatjana & Mirabai Blau

Books on Philosophy or about Philosophers:

An Introduction to Early Greek Philosophy. John Mansley Robinson

A History of Ancient Philosophy. vW. Windelband

Greek Philosophy: Thales to Plato. John Burnet

A History of Philosophy. Volume I: Greece and Rome From the Pre-Socratics to Plotinus. Frederick Copleston

Pythagoras and the Pythagoreans: A Brief History. Charles H. Kahn

Philosophy of Religion. John Hicks

The Neoplatonists. John Gregory

The Neo-Platonists. Thomas Whittaker

Proclus the Neoplatonic Philosopher. Thomas Taylor

The Structure of Being: A Neoplatonic Approach. Edited by R. Baine Harris

Porphyry’s Launching Points to the Realm of the Mind: An Introduction to the Neoplatonic Philosophy of Plotinus. Translated by Kenneth Guthrie

The Doctrine of the Soul in the Thought of Plotinus and Origen. Antonia Tripolitis

Origen. Translated by Rowan Greer

Iamblichus and the Theory of the Vehicle of the Soul. John F. Finamore

Understanding Plato. David Melling

Introducing Plato. Davie Robinson and Judy Groves

Introducing Aristotle. Rupert Woodfin and Judy Groves

Plato and Augustine: The Great Philosophers. Volume I. Karl Jaspers

Socrates, Buddha, Confucius, Jesus: The Great Philosophers. Volume I. Karl Jaspers

Anaximander, heraclitus, Parmenides, Plotinus, Lao-Tzu, Nagarjuna: The Great Philosophers. Volume II. Karl Jaspers

Aristotle for Everybody: Difficult Thought Made Easy. Mortimer J. Adler

Portrait of Socrates. Sir Richard Livingstone

The Symposium. Plato

Great Dialogues of Plato. Translated by W.H.D. Rouse

Parmenides and Empedocles: The Fragments in Verse Translation. Stanley Lombardo

The Enneads. Plotinus

Plotinus: An Introduction to the Enneads. Domnic J. O’Meara

Spinoza: The Great Philosphers. Volume II. Karl Jaspers

Spinoza. Roger Scruton

Spinoza: The Way toWisdom. Herman De Dijn

The Philosophy of Spinoza. Introduction by Joseph Ratner

An Introduction to Kierkegaard. Regis Jolivet. (Edited by W.H. Barber)

Being and Nothingness. Jean-Paul Sartre

Attack Upon Christendom. Soren Kierkegaard

Purity of Heart is to Will One Thing. Soren Kierkegaard

Fear and Trembling and The Sickness Unto Death. Soren Kierkegaard

Schopenhauer and the Ground of Existence. Bernard Bykhovsky

Schopenhauer and Nietzsche. Georg Simmel

Neoplatonism and Indian Thought. Edited by R. Baine Harris

Hegels’ Science of Logic. G.W.F. Hegel. Translated by A.V. Miller

Hegel’s Phenomenology of Spirit. G.W.F. Hegel. Translated by A.V. Miller

Hegel’s Philosophy of Mind. Translated by William Wallace

The Science of Knowledge. J.G. Fichte. Edited and Translated by Peter Heath and John Lachs

System of Transcendental Idealism. F.W.J. Schelling. Translated by Peter Heath

Accessing Kant: A Relaxed Introduction to the Critique of Pure Reason. Jay F. Rosenberg

Kant: Groundwork for the Metaphysics of Morals. Thomas E. Hill and Arnulf Zweig

Between Kant and Hegel: Texts in the Development of Post-Kantian Idealism. Translated by George Di Giovanni and H.S. Harris

Hegel: The Difference Between Fichte’s and Schelling’s System of Philosophy. Translated by H.S. Harris & Walter Cerf

Modern Greek Philosophers on the Human Soul. Constantine Cavarnos

Early Greek Concept of the Soul. Jan N. Bremmer

A Discourse on Inequality. Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Existentialism and Indian Thought. K. Guru Dutt


The Cloud of Unknowing. Unknown Author

The Golden Fountain, or The Soul’s Love for God: Being Some Thoughts and Confessions of One of His Lovers. Unknown Author

The Divine Names and The Mystical Theology. Dionysius the Areopagite

A Treatise on God as the First Principle. John Duns Scotus

The Complete Works of Alice Bailey.

The Anthroposophical Understanding of the Soul. F.W. Zeylmans van Emmichoven

The Secret of the Golden Flower: A Chinese Book of Life. Translated by Richard Wilhelm

The World’s Religions. Huston Smith

Utopia. Thomas More

Sacred Geometry. Miranda Lundy

St. Augustine: In 90 Minutes. Paul Strathern

Jung and Steiner: The Birth of a New Psychology. Gerhard Wehr

The Diamond Approach: An Introduction to the Teachings of A.H.Almaas. John Davis

What We May Be. Piero Ferrucci

The Wisdom of the Dream: The World of C.G. Jung. Stephen Segaller and Merrill Berger

Transcendence and Mature Thought in Adulthood. Edited by Melvin E. Miller and Susan R. Cook-Greuter

The Psychology of C.G. Jung: Consciousness. Volume Three. C.A. Meier. Translated by David N. Roscoe

The Ego and the Dynamic Ground: A Transpersonal Theory of Human Development. Michael Washburn

Transpersonal Psychology: An Integral Encounter with Self-Awareness. Ronald Campbell, Ph.D.

Transforming Sexuality: The Archetypal World of Anima and Animus. Ann & Barry Ulanov

Iron John. Robert Bly

Pregnant Virgin: A Process of Psychological Transformation. Marion Woodman

The Seat of the Soul. Gary Zukav

Care of the Soul. Thomas Moore

Beyond Religion. David Elkins, Ph.D.

The Phenomenon of Man. Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

The Divine Milieu. Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

The Eternal Now. Paul Tillich

The New Being. Paul Tillich

Love, Power and Justice. Paul Tillich

The Courage to Be. Paul Tillich

I and Thou. Martin Buber

The Passion of the Western Mind: Understanding the Ideas That Have Shaped Our World View. Richard Tarnas

He: Understanding Masculine Psychology. Robert Johnson

She: Understanding Feminine Psychology. Robert Johnson

We: Understanding the Psychology of Romantic Love. Robert Johnson

Ecstasy: Understanding the Psychology of Joy. Robert Johnson

Owning Your Own Shadow: Understanding the Dark Side of the Psyche. Robert Johnson

Inner Work: Using Dreams and Creative Imagination for Personal Growth and Integration. Robert Johnson

The Myth of Mental Illness. Thomas S. Szasz

Are Women Human? Catherine MacKinnon

Frontline Feminisms: Women, War and Resistance. Edited by Marguerite R. Waller & Jennifer Rycenga

Strength To Love. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Whey We Can’t Wait. vMartin Luther King, Jr.

Up From Eden: A Transpersonal View of Human Evolution. Ken Wilber

The Spectrum of Consciousness. Ken Wilber

Integral Psychology: Consciousness, Spirit, Psychology, Therapy. Ken Wilber

Quantum Questions: Mystical Writings of The World’s Greatest Physicists. Edited by Ken Wilber

The Marriage of Sense and Soul. Ken Wilber

The Atman Project: A Transpersonal View of Human Development. Ken Wilber

Ken Wilber: Thought as Passion. Frank Visser

Mohandas K. Gandhi Autobiography: The Story of My Experiments with Truth. M. Gandhi

Seeking the Heart of Wisdom: The Path of Insight Meditation. Joseph Goldstein & Jack Kornfield

The World As I See It. Albert Einstein

How Are We to Live? Peter Singer

A Short History of Ethics: A History of Moral Philosophy from the Homeric Age to the Twentieth Century. Alasdair MacIntyre

The Kabbalah of the Soul: The Transformative Psychology and Practices of Jewish Mysticism. Leonora Left

Kabbalah: Your Path to Inner Freedom. A. Williams-Heller

Our God is Nonviolent: Witnesses in the Struggle for Peace & Justice. John Dear

Real Boys: Rescuing Our Sons from the Myths of Boyhood. William Pollack, Ph.D.

Science and Human Transformation: Subtle Energies, Intentionality and Consciousness. William A. Tiller, Ph.D.

The Letters of Marsilio Ficino, Volumes 1, II and III.

The Biology of Transcendence: A Blueprint of the Human Spirit. Joseph Chilton Pearce

The Crack in the Cosmic Egg. Joseph Chilton Pearce

The Monk and the Philosopher: A Father and Son Discuss the Meaning of Life. Jean-Francois Revel and Matthieu Ricard

The Principles of Light and Color: The Healing Power of Color. Edwin Babbitt

Facets of a Diamond: Reflections of Healer. John Diamond, M.D.

Your Body Doesn’t Lie. John Diamond, M.D.

Life Energy: Using the Meridians to Unlock the Hidden Power of Your Emotions. John Diamond, M.D.

The Clinical Practice of Complementary, Alternative and Western Medicine. W. John Diamond, M.D.

Right Brain Left Brain Reflexology: A Self-Help Approach to Balancing Life’s Energies with Color, Sound and Pressure-Point Techniques. Madeleine Turgeon, N.D.

The Colour Therapy Workbook: A Guide to the Use of Colour for Health and Healing. Theo Gimbel

Dr. Babbitt’s Color Therapy. Edwin D. Babbitt, M.D.

Light Years Ahead: The Illustrated Guide to Full Spectrum and Colored Light in Mindbody Healing. Multiple Authors.

Music and the Mind. Anthony Storr

Color Medicine. Charles Klotsche

Healing with Music and Color: A Beginner’s Guide. Mary Bassano

Music and Sound in the Healing Arts. John Beaulieu

Principles of Color Healing. Ambika Wauters and Gerry Thompson

Healing and Regeneration Through Color. Corinne Heline

The Chakra Handbook. Shalila Sharamon and Bodo J. Baginski

Healing for the Age of Enlightenment. Stanley Burroughs

Healing with Color Zone Therapy. Joseph Corbo & Lilian Verner-Bonds

The Search for the Beloved: Journeys in Mythology & Sacred Psychology. Jean Houston

The Gospel of Mary of Magdala: Jesus and the First Woman Apostle. Karen L. King

The Gospel of Mary Magdalene. Jean-Yves Leloup

Jesus and the Lost Goddess: The Secret Teachings of The Original Christians. Timothy Freke and Peter Gandy

The Goddess in the Gospels: Reclaiming the Sacred Feminine. Margaret Starbird

A Vindication of the Rights of Women. Mary Wollstonecraft

Mysticism. Evelyn Underhill

Tao and Dharma: Chinese Medicine and Ayurveda. Robert Svoboda and Arnie Lade

Ramakrishna and Christ: The Supermystics. Paul Hourihan

Servant Leadership: A Journey into the Nature of Legitimate Power and Greatness. Robert Greenleaf

The Mystical Mind: Proving the Biology of Religious Experience. Eugene d’Aquili and Andrew B. Newberg

Why God Won’t Go Away: Brain Science and the Biology of Belief. Andrew Newberg, M.D., Eugene D’AQuili, M.D. and Vince Rause

Touched by God: A Search for Higher Truth. Paul Corson

God and the New Physics. Paul Davies

What is Life? Erwin Schrodinger

The Tao of Physics. Fritjof Capra

Physics and Philosophy: The Revolution of Modern Science. Werner Heisenberg

The End of Work: The Decline of the Global Labor Force and the Dawn of the Post-Market Era. Jeremy Rifkin

One World, Ready or Not: The Manic Logic of Global Capitalism. William Greider

Global Dreams: Imperial Corporations and the New World Order. Richard J. Barnet and John Cavanagh