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Albareda, R. V. and Romero, M. T. (1991)
Nacidos de la Tierra. Sexualidad, origen del ser humano.
Barcelona (Spain): Hogar del Libro.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

PRESENTATION 13

INTRODUCTION: HOW TO USE THIS BOOK

 

1. How to read this book 19
2. The content of each one of the four parts

24


PART ONE:
PERSONAL EXPERIENCES OF THE AUTHORS
 

1. Personal and professional trajectory of Ramon V. Albareda
29
2. Personal and professional trajectory of Marina T. Romero

38

3. Joined trajectory of Ramon V. Albareda and Marina T. Romero
44

PART TWO: "RENDIJAS":
MEDITATIONS FOR THE NEW ERA

 

1. Objective of part two

49
2. "Rendijas"- theme, "rendijas"- ceramic

50

3. How to read part two? Participate in it 51
4. Table of contents of the forty "rendijas" 54
5. Themes:

Resonance. Metaverbalism. Winter,black (or gray), night, soil-energy, body-energy. HolisticApproach. Amorphousness. Integration. Mobilization-elaboration. Summer, white (or light yellow), day, air, mind. Fidelity. Autumn, brown (or ocher), dusk, land-matter, body-matter. Personal growth. Contemplation. Paradigm. Community. Regression-rebirth. Purification-contamination. Receptivity-proclivity. Perfection. Transpersonality-transcendence. Spring, green, dawn, water, emotions-feelings. Respect. Renunciation. Constructivity-destructivity. Suffixes "ty" and "ism". Regulation-control. Consciousness-understanding. Cycle-linearity. Creativity. The third way. Wisdom. Containment-oppression. You make me feel love - I am in love with you. Gestation. Fantasy-reality. Genuineness. Withdrawal-isolation. Gentleness-strength. Reconception. Realization. Eco-reality.
56

PART THREE:
THE NEW PARADIGM
 

1. The Hologram: A reference inspired by the natural processes of life

145
2. Basic Hologram. The different levels of the human being: Functions and possible conflicts

150

A) Body-matter

151
B) Body-energy

155

Addendum to the level of body-energy:

 
a) The hypothesis of the Great River

160

b) Cancer, AIDS, and abortion 161

C) Emotions-feelings

167
D) Logical-analogical mind

171

E) Integration: Transpersonal and transcendent realities 176

3. Correspondences of the human being with other realities

145
4. Bi-dimensional hologram. The two dimensions of the human being: individual and social

150

5. Bipolar Hologram. The two polarities of the human being: Receptivity-proclivity 179
6. Evolutionary spiral of the human being: Evolutionary reference and possible conflicts 181
7. Reticular Hologram. Continuous interrelationship 191
8. Evolutionary sphere 199
9. Addendum: 201

A) Dual relationship and couple relationship

202
B) Triadic relationship

211

10. Basic Hologram. The Four Seasons: Characteristics and correspondences with the human being; facilitating qualities and interfering realities 217

A) Autumn

219
B) Winter

222

C) Spring 225
D) Summer 229
11. Three professional applications of the new paradigm:  

A) Common aspects based in our vision of life that shape our professional style

234
B) Holistic Sexuality:  

a) What do we mean by holistic sexuality?

237
b) What does exist behind the creation of this approach and structure of work?

237

c) What elements constitute this approach? Individual and group applications. Reconception. 240
d) Quantitative and qualitative statistical data 248

C) Holotherapy training program?

258
a) What do we mean by Holotherapy? 258
b) What does exist behind the creation of this training program?

258

c) What basic elements constitute this approach? 260
d) Basic principles of the professional maturity of the holotherapist 262
e) Personal, didactic, and theoretical areas 264
f) General curriculum 266
g) Quantitative and qualitative statistical data 270

D) Addendum to the training program: Two students' creations as examples:

 
a) Proposal of alternatives for adult schools: Toward new forms of work in the structure of personalized and globalized education 275
b) Domestic narrative 283

E) The Holistic Paradigm of the Four Seasons

 
a) A brief account of the pilot experience 298
b) Quantitative and qualitative statistical data 299

PART FOUR:
WALKING TOWARD THE INFINITE
 

1. The social-communitarian, transpersonal, and transcendent dimensions of the human being 305
2. ESTEL Encounters in Transpersonal and Transcendent Sexuality  

A) Meaning of the terms

313
B) Reference to the pilot experience 314
C) Quantitative and qualitative statistical data 316

EPILOGUE 325

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