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

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  • 3 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Main 294.34 WRI (Text) 840191002452709 Temporary Adult Nonfiction - Inquire at Staff Desk Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown 294.342 WRIG (Text) 39213000811939 New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 294.342 WRIGHT (Text) 37500004402810 New Items Checked out 08/29/2017
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 294.342 WRI (Text) 34330513149824 Adult - New Books In process -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 294.342 WRI (Text) 37323005310381 NEW-BKS Checked out 08/30/2017
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 294.342 Wright (Text) 31208912541564 new non-fiction Checked out 09/07/2017
Starke Co PL - Koontz Lake Branch (Walkerton) 294.342 WRI (Text) 30141010066997 NEW ADULT In process -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 294.342 WRI (Text) 30032010703681 NEW ADULT Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781439195451
  • ISBN: 1439195455
  • Physical Description: xii, 321 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-311) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 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?
Summary, etc.: Author Robert Wright shows how Buddhist meditative practice can loosen the grip of anxiety, regret, and hatred, and deepen your appreciation of beauty and other people. -- Adapted from book jacket.
Subject: Buddhism > Apologetic works.
Genre: Apologetic writings.

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