Ervin László (Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈɛrvin ˈlaːsloː]; born 12 May 1932 in Budapest, Hungary) is a Hungarian philosopher of science, systems theorist, integral theorist. He also believes in psychic phenomena and is considered by some a new age guru who writes "philosophy-fiction" otherwise known as Pseudoscience. He has published about 75 books and over 400 papers, and is editor of World Futures: The Journal of General Evolution. He uses a holistic perspective in his analysis which he refers to as "quantum consciousness". In addition to his many writings, Laszlo has also recorded several piano concertos.