The First and Last Freedom
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The First and Last Freedom is a book by Jiddu Krishnamurti (1895–1986), originally published 1954.
About the work
The first part of the book has 21 chapters:
- What are we seeking?
- Individual and Society
- Action and Idea
- What is the Self?
- Relationship and Isolation
- The Thinker and the Thought
- Can Thinking solve our problems?
- The Function of the Mind
- Self-centered Activity
- Time and Transformation
- Power and Realization
The second part of the book has questions and answers from his talks.
- Jiddu, Krishnamurti (1954). The First and Last Freedom. Foreword by Aldous Huxley. London: Gollancz. 288 pp. OCLC 59002436. First United Kingdom edition (published simultaneously with the United States edition).
- —— (1975). The First and Last Freedom. Foreword by Aldous Huxley (reprint ed.). San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco. 288 pp. ISBN 978-0-06-064831-2.
- —— (2003). The First and Last Freedom. Foreword by Aldous Huxley. Chennai: Krishnamurti Foundation India. 264 pp. ISBN 978-81-87326-41-0.
- Fausset, Hugh I'Anson (14 May 1954). "Bond and Free". The Times Literary Supplement (London: News International). p. 317. ISSN 0307-661X. Review of the 1st UK edition.
- 1st UK edition.
- Huxley, Aldous (1975) [originally published 1954]. "Foreword". In (author) Jiddu, Krishnamurti. The First and Last Freedom. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco. pp. 9–18. ISBN 978-0-06-064831-2. J.Krishnamurti Online no. 306. Retrieved 2010-06-24.
- Lutyens, Mary (2003) [Originally published 1990. London: John Murray]. The Life and Death of Krishnamurti. Bramdean: Krishnamurti Foundation Trust. p. 92. ISBN 0-900506-22-9.
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