search for books and compare prices
Judith Simmer-Brown has written 3 work(s)
Search for other authors with the same name
displaying 1 to 3 | at end
show results in order: alphabetically | oldest to newest | newest to oldest
Cover for 9780861716647 Cover for 9781570627200 Cover for 9781570629204 Cover for 9781573221900 Cover for 9781573229401
cover image for 9780861716647
Product Description: Powerful and life-affirming, this watershed volume brings together the voices of pioneers in the field of contemplative care--from hospice and hospitals to colleges, prisons, and the military. Illustrating the day-to-day words and actions of pastoral workers, each first-person essay in this collection offers a distillation of the wisdom gained over years of compassionate experience...read more
By Cheryl A. Giles (editor), Willa B. Miller (editor), Pat Enkyo O'hara (foreword by) and Judith Simmer-Brown (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9780861716647 | Wisdom Pubns, October 23, 2012, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Powerful and life-affirming, this watershed volume brings together the voices of pioneers in the field of contemplative care--from hospice and hospitals to colleges, prisons, and the military.

cover image for 9781570629204
Product Description: The primary emblem of the feminine in Tibetan Buddhism is the dakini, or "sky-dancer," a semi-wrathful spirit-woman who manifests in visions, dreams, and meditation experiences. Western scholars and interpreters of the dakini, influenced by Jungian psychology and feminist goddess theology, have shaped a contemporary critique of Tibetan Buddhism in which the dakini is seen as a psychological "shadow," a feminine savior, or an objectified product of patriarchal fantasy...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9781570627200 | 1 edition (Shambhala Pubns, June 1, 2001), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Examines 'Dakini,' the feminine principle in Tibetan Buddhism, distinguishing it from similar forms in Hinduism, and discusses traditional lore and Dakini's role as a protector and aide in the transfer of religious knowledge.

Paperback:

9781570629204 | Shambhala Pubns, December 1, 2002, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The primary emblem of the feminine in Tibetan Buddhism is the dakini, or "sky-dancer," a semi-wrathful spirit-woman who manifests in visions, dreams, and meditation experiences.

cover image for 9781573229401
Important Buddhist scholars share their insights into the rule of Saint Benedict, revealing surprising common ground shared by the monastic traditions of Christianity and Buddhism. Reprint. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9781573221900 | Riverhead Books, September 1, 2001, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Buddhist scholars share their insights into the rule of Saint Benedict, revealing surprising common ground shared by the monastic traditions of Christianity and Buddhism.

Paperback:

9781573229401 | Reprint edition (Riverhead Books, July 1, 2002), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Important Buddhist scholars share their insights into the rule of Saint Benedict, revealing surprising common ground shared by the monastic traditions of Christianity and Buddhism.

displaying 1 to 3 | at end