Home » Mindfulness: Diverse Perspectives on Its Meaning, Origins and Applications by Mark Williams
Mindfulness: Diverse Perspectives on Its Meaning, Origins and Applications Mark         Williams

Mindfulness: Diverse Perspectives on Its Meaning, Origins and Applications

Mark Williams

Published February 12th 2013
ISBN : 9780415630962
Hardcover
314 pages
Enter the sum

 About the Book 

Mindfulness-based approaches to medicine, psychology, neuroscience, healthcare, education, business leadership, and other major societal institutions have become increasingly common. New paradigms are emerging from a confluence of two powerful andMoreMindfulness-based approaches to medicine, psychology, neuroscience, healthcare, education, business leadership, and other major societal institutions have become increasingly common. New paradigms are emerging from a confluence of two powerful and potentially synergistic epistemologies: one arising from the wisdom traditions of Asia and the other arising from post-enlightenment empirical science. This book presents the work of internationally renowned experts in the fields of Buddhist scholarship and scientific research, as well as looking at the implementation of mindfulness in healthcare and education settings. Originally published as a special issue of Contemporary Buddhism.