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The Resource Why Buddhism is true : the science and philosophy of meditation and enlightenment, Robert Wright

Why Buddhism is true : the science and philosophy of meditation and enlightenment, Robert Wright

Label
Why Buddhism is true : the science and philosophy of meditation and enlightenment
Title
Why Buddhism is true
Title remainder
the science and philosophy of meditation and enlightenment
Statement of responsibility
Robert Wright
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
294.3/42
Index
index present
LC call number
BQ4050
LC item number
.W75 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Why Buddhism is true : the science and philosophy of meditation and enlightenment, Robert Wright
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Simon & Schuster nonfiction original hardcover."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Taking the red pill -- Paradoxes of meditation -- When are feelings illusions? -- Bliss, ecstasy, and other reasons to meditate -- The alleged nonexistence of your self -- The confirmed nonexistence of your self -- The mental modules that run your life -- How thoughts think themselves -- "Self" control -- Encounters with the formless -- The upside of emptiness -- A weedless world -- Like, wow, everything is one (at most) -- Is enlightenment enlightenment? -- So remind me why I should meditate?
Control code
2016041766
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xii, 321 pages
Isbn
9781439195451
Lccn
2016041766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Why Buddhism is true : the science and philosophy of meditation and enlightenment, Robert Wright
Publication
Note
"Simon & Schuster nonfiction original hardcover."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Taking the red pill -- Paradoxes of meditation -- When are feelings illusions? -- Bliss, ecstasy, and other reasons to meditate -- The alleged nonexistence of your self -- The confirmed nonexistence of your self -- The mental modules that run your life -- How thoughts think themselves -- "Self" control -- Encounters with the formless -- The upside of emptiness -- A weedless world -- Like, wow, everything is one (at most) -- Is enlightenment enlightenment? -- So remind me why I should meditate?
Control code
2016041766
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xii, 321 pages
Isbn
9781439195451
Lccn
2016041766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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