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Ken Wilber

1949 - Today

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Kenneth Earl Wilber II (born January 31, 1949) is an American theorist and writer on transpersonal psychology and his own integral theory, a four-quadrant grid which purports to encompass all human knowledge and experience. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ken Wilber has received more than 1,247,581 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Ken Wilber is the 1,727th most popular writer (down from 1,600th in 2019), the 2,163rd most popular biography from United States (down from 2,089th in 2019) and the 188th most popular American Writer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.33

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.55

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

A brief history of everything
Evolution, Spirit, Cosmology
Sex, ecology, spirituality
Consciousness, Cosmology, Evolution
The marriage of sense and soul
Religion and science, Spiritual biography, Spiritual life
A sociable God
Consciousness, Knowledge, Theory of, Psychology, Religious
Grace and grit
Biography, Cancer, Health
Up from Eden
Human evolution, Miscellanea, Transpersonal psychology
Combining contemplative inspiration with the work of Erich Neumann, and a good dose of advanced psychoanalysis (Particurally Norman Brown), Wilber delivers to mankind in a single volume answers to most cutting edge questions of life - Who are we? Why are we here? How did we get here? Why are things the way they are? Where are we going? This is an altogether brilliant synthesis of the concepts from the non-dual schools (Plotinus, Aurobindo, Rig Veda, etc), with the more recent discoveries from emergent evolution, and the evolution of consciousness (Neumann's / The Origins and History of Consciousness). The story is all at once fascinating and compelling, as Wilber takes us on a detailed tour of mankind's journey from pre-self awareness, to self-awareness, and the concomiant implications for Spirit, as it strives to fully manifest itself through the awakening soul of mankind.

Page views of Ken Wilbers by language

Over the past year Ken Wilber has had the most page views in the with 147,579 views, followed by German (27,194), and Spanish (27,094). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Arabic (99,700.00%), Serbian (63.58%), and Latvian (53.13%)

Among WRITERS

Among writers, Ken Wilber ranks 1,727 out of 7,302Before him are Giovanni Battista Guarini, Luigi Pulci, Marion Zimmer Bradley, Archestratus, E. E. Cummings, and Hans F. K. Günther. After him are Sabino Arana, Alexander Grin, Håkan Nesser, Michael Madhusudan Dutt, Arthur Machen, and Rifa'a al-Tahtawi.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1949, Ken Wilber ranks 132Before him are Clodoaldo, Göran Persson, Steve Perry, Marc Ravalomanana, Ariel Henry, and Slavenka Drakulić. After him are Tom Pryce, Manuel Orantes, Shing-Tung Yau, Michael Houghton, Alexander Godunov, and Billy Gibbons.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ken Wilber ranks 2,163 out of 20,380Before him are George Wallace (1919), George B. McClellan (1826), William Sadler (1950), E. E. Cummings (1894), Joe Pantoliano (1951), and Ted Danson (1947). After him are Barry Seal (1939), Tony Levin (1946), Vincent Schiavelli (1948), Jessye Norman (1945), Edgar Snow (1905), and Alfred Vail (1807).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Ken Wilber ranks 188Before him are Fredric Jameson (1934), R. L. Stine (1943), Bernard Malamud (1914), Lewis Mumford (1895), Marion Zimmer Bradley (1930), and E. E. Cummings (1894). After him are William Carlos Williams (1883), Joan Didion (1934), Edmond Hamilton (1904), Dorothy Parker (1893), Richard Ford (1944), and Suzanne Collins (1962).