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Two views of mind

R. Christopher DeCharms

Two views of mind

Abhidharma and brain science

by R. Christopher DeCharms

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Published by Snow Lion Publications in Ithaca, N. Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Abhidharma.,
  • Buddhism -- Psychology.,
  • Perception.,
  • Neurosciences.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementR. Christopher deCharms ; with translation by Gareth Sparham, Sherab Gyatso, and Tsepak Rigzin.
    ContributionsSparham, Gareth., Gyatso, Sherab., Rigzin, Tsepak, 1957-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ4200
    The Physical Object
    Pagination242 p. :
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22561384M
    ISBN 101559390816

    This book may sound forbidding, but do not be dissuaded, for it is a majestic work of deep humility and earnestness, and radiant imagination. Since it consists of Arendt's Gifford Lectures (), it retains much of the directness of spoken prose, and, as edited by Mary McCarthy (who contributes an afterword), it is fluent and felicitously phrased.


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