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The Psychology of Awakening
Buddhism, Science, and Our Day-to-Day Lives
Stephen Batchelor, Guy Claxton
ISBN: 9781578631728
Book (Paperback)
Weiser Books
5 3/8 x 8 1/4
368 pages
January 15, 2000


Gay Watson, Stephen Batchelor, and Guy Claxton have compiled a wide-ranging and penetrating selection of articles on the relevance and application of Buddhist philosophy and practice in the modern Western world. Divided into four parts, the book explores the philosophical issues in Buddhism and the contemporary mind; the scientific perspective of Buddhist concepts of the development of body, mind, and spirit; Buddhism and psychotherapy; and practical applications of Buddhism in contemporary life.

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