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An East-West Dialogue


152 pages, 6 x 9 inches


ISBN 9780861710669

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Foreword by His Holiness the Dalai Lama 
Preface by Dr. Herbert Benson      


A Western Perspective
Daniel Goleman

A Tibetan Perspective
Robert A. F. Thurman

Part One: Buddhism, Neuroscience, & the Medical Sciences

1. The Buddhist Concept of Mind
 The Dalai Lama

2. Dialogue
The Dalai Lama • David M. Bear • Herbert Benson Steven W. Matthysse • David D. Potter • Joseph J. Schildkraut • Carl E. Schwartz

3. Mind/Body Interactions including Tibetan Studies
Herbert Benson

Part Two: Buddhism, Psychology, & the Cognitive Sciences

4. Tibetan Psychology: Sophisticated Software for the Human Brain
Robert A. F. Thurman

5. Cognition: A Western Perspective
Howard E. Gardner

 6. Tibetan and Western Models of Mental Health
Daniel Goleman

7. Dialogue
Diana L. Eck • Howard E. Gardner • Daniel Goleman Robert A. F. Thurman


Looking Ahead
Daniel Goleman • Robert A. F. Thurman

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