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Product Description: From the social sciences to the humanities, and the hard sciences to business and law, contemplative approaches to higher education have been creatively and effectively developed to stabilize and sharpen concentration and attention, deepen the understanding of course material, engender and foster compassion and connection, and encourage and support creativity and insight...read more
By Arthur Zajonc (editor)

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9780415815864 | Routledge, June 30, 2016, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: From the social sciences to the humanities, and the hard sciences to business and law, contemplative approaches to higher education have been creatively and effectively developed to stabilize and sharpen concentration and attention, deepen the understanding of course material, engender and foster compassion and connection, and encourage and support creativity and insight.

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Product Description: Contemplative pedagogy is a way for instructors to: empower students to integrate their own experience into the theoretical material they are being taught in order to deepen their understanding; help students to develop sophisticated problem-solving skills; support students’ sense of connection to and compassion for others; and engender inquiries into students’ most profound questions...read more
By Daniel P. Barbezat, Mirabai Bush, Parker J. Palmer (foreword by) and Arthur Zajonc (other contributor)

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9781118435274 | Jossey-Bass Inc Pub, December 4, 2013, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: Contemplative pedagogy is a way for instructors to: empower students to integrate their own experience into the theoretical material they are being taught in order to deepen their understanding; help students to develop sophisticated problem-solving skills; support students’ sense of connection to and compassion for others; and engender inquiries into students’ most profound questions.

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9789561312708 | Editorial Andre's Bello Argentina, June 30, 2010, cover price $31.95

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Product Description: When we turn to meditation, we are turning toward renewal, peace, and insight. Initially, we may take up contemplative practice as a means of tapping into the abundant resources of the mind and heart that bring serenity, but the meditative journey leads further―to the place where wisdom and love unite...read more

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9781584200628 | Lindisfarne Pr, December 16, 2008, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: When we turn to meditation, we are turning toward renewal, peace, and insight.

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Product Description: Their meeting captured headlines; the waiting list for tickets was nearly 2000 names long. If you were unable to attend, this book will take you there. Including both the papers given at the conference, and the animated discussion and debate that followed, The Dalai Lama at MIT reveals scientists and monks reaching across a cultural divide, to share insights, studies, and enduring questions...read more
By Anne Harrington (editor) and Arthur Zajonc (editor)

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9780674023192 | 1 edition (Harvard Univ Pr, September 25, 2006), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Their meeting captured headlines; the waiting list for tickets was nearly 2000 names long.

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9780674027336 | Harvard Univ Pr, April 30, 2008, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: Their meeting captured headlines; the waiting list for tickets was nearly 2000 names long.

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Product Description: What happens when the Dalai Lama meets with leading physicists and a historian? This book is the carefully edited record of the fascinating discussions at a Mind and Life conference in which five leading physicists and a historian (David Finkelstein, George Greenstein, Piet Hut, Arthur Zajonc, Anton Zeilinger, and Tu Weiming) discussed with the Dalai Lama current thought in theoretical quantum physics, in the context of Buddhist philosophy...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By David Finkelstein (contributor), George Greenstein (contributor), Zara Houshmand, Piet Hut (contributor), Tu Weiming (contributor) and Arthur Zajonc

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9780195159943 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, March 25, 2004, cover price $56.00 | About this edition: What happens when the Dalai Lama meets with leading physicists and a historian?

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By Stephen Antonakos (editor), Carter Ratcliff (editor) and Arthur Zajonc (editor)

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9780943651316 | Hudson River Museum, February 1, 2002, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: Book by

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Product Description: Examines Goethe's neglected but sizable body of scientific work, considers the philosophical foundations of his approach, and applies his method to the real world of nature.Though best known for his superlative poetry and plays, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832) also produced a sizable body of scientific work that focused on such diverse topics as plants, color, clouds, weather, and geology...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By David Seamon (editor) and Arthur Zajonc (editor)

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9780791436813 | State Univ of New York Pr, April 1, 1998, cover price $58.50 | About this edition: Examines Goethe's neglected but sizable body of scientific work, considers the philosophical foundations of his approach, and applies his method to the real world of nature.

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9780791436820 | State Univ of New York Pr, April 1, 1998, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Examines Goethe's neglected but sizable body of scientific work, considers the philosophical foundations of his approach, and applies his method to the real world of nature.

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Product Description: In 1910, the surgeons Moreau and LePrince wrote about their successful operation on an eight-year-old boy who had been blind since birth because of cataracts. When the boy's eyes were healed they removed the bandages and, waving a hand in front of the child's physically perfect eyes, asked him what he saw...read more

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9780553089851 | Bantam Dell Pub Group, February 1, 1993, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A history of science blends religion, physics, painting, and literature to answer questions concerning light, describing the myths of light, recounting anecdotes, and placing current views on light in evolutionary perspective

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9780195095753 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 20, 1995, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In 1910, the surgeons Moreau and LePrince wrote about their successful operation on an eight-year-old boy who had been blind since birth because of cataracts.

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