In this book, a distinguished Swedish scholar examines Swedenborg's philosophy of nature, his cosmology, and physiological and psychological theories. It shows how his unique spiritual perspective was rooted in his early scientific endeavours.
Inge Jonsson, professor emeritus of comparative literature, was rector of Stockholm University from 1988 to 1994. He is president of the Royal Academy of Letters, History, and Antiquities in Stockholm. Dr. Jonsson has written many books and articles on Emanuel Swedenborg, including "Swedenborgs korrespondenslara," considered the definitive work on the seer s theory of correspondence, and a classic work on Swedenborg s creation drama "Worship and Love of God.""