Remembering the present : mindfulness in Buddhist Asia

Level C G294.3375 /534854 Available
Full Title: Remembering the present : mindfulness in Buddhist Asia / J.L. Cassaniti.
Main Author: Cassaniti, Julia, (Author)
Format: Book           


Summary: "Explores the Buddhist concept of mindfulness and how it varies in the Buddhist cultures of three Southeast Asia cities in three countries: Chiang Mai, Thailand; Kandy, Sri Lanka; and Mandalay, Burma. The research is from the author's in-depth participant observation and fieldwork and includes the experiences of over 600 monks, psychiatrists, students, and villagers in monasteries, hospitals, and homes in these areas"--
Language: English
Published: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2018.
Classmark: G294.3375 /534854
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Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 9781501709173
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