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Buddhism and Modern Psychology

Class Created and presented by: Princeton University... Buddhism and Modern Psychology Watch this video introduction! Created by:   Princeton University Taught by:    Robert Wright OVERVIEW TOPICS This course will examine how Buddhism is faring under this scrutiny. Are neuroscientists starting to understand how meditation “works”? Would such an understanding validate meditation—or might physical explanations of meditation undermine the…
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Positive Psychology

Class Created & Presented by The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.... Positive Psychology This course discusses research findings in the field of positive psychology, conducted by Barbara Fredrickson and her colleagues. It also features practical applications of this science that you can put to use immediately to help you live a full and…
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