The Theology of Alcoholics Anonymous

Some outstanding points of the theology of AA are 127 Alcoholics Anonymous, op. cit., p. 43. 128 Bateson, et al., Toward a Theory of Schizophrenia, Behavioral Science, 1956, 1 251-64. 129 A A Comes of Age, op. cit., p. vii 130 Ibid., p. 13. (Italics in the original) (1) There is a Power greater than the self. Cybernetics would go somewhat further and recognize that the self as ordinarily understood is only a small part of a much larger trial-and-error system which does the thinking, acting, and...