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The way of the mindful warrior : embrace authentic mindfulness for wellbeing, wisdom, and awareness / William Van Gordon and Edo Shonin.

Van Gordon, William, (author.). Shonin, Edo, (author.).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Climax Public Library 294.3443 VAN (Text) 33500013385950 New Available -
Fertile Public Library 294.3443 VAN (Text) 33500013385968 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781538146712
  • ISBN: 1538146711
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Written by world leading experts in both Buddhist and Western approaches to mindfulness, The Way of the Mindful Warrior offers a fresh and accessible guide to embracing authentic mindfulness in everyday life. The book cuts through the superficial hype related to mindfulness and provides a distillation of how to practice this ancient technique"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Allowing the mind to breathe -- Mindfulness and the inverted hallucination -- The mindful warrior's code -- Carry your meditation cushion with you -- A spiritual affair -- A sticky mind -- The compassionate heart -- Letting go -- Mindfulness of birth, mindfulness of death -- The empty self -- The mindful warrior's lineage -- Do you know who I am?
Author Notes

William Van Gordon, PhD, is currently associate professor of Contemplative Psychology at the University of Derby, UK. He is widely regarded as a leading international expert in Contemplative Psychology and in the last five years alone, in addition to three books, Van Gordon has published more than 100 academic papers, including in some of the world’s leading psychology and medical journals. He also writes a regular blog on Contemplative Psychology for Psychology Today. Prior to joining academia, Von Gordon was a Buddhist monk for ten years and previously worked in senior management roles for Marconi Plc, PepsiCo International, and Aldi Stores Ltd. He regularly gives keynote speeches, lectures, and workshops on meditation and contemplative practice.

Edo Shonin, PhD, is a psychologist and was a Buddhist monk for thirty years. He sits on the editorial board for numerous journals including Mindfulness and the International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction. Shonin is internationally recognized as a leading authority in the research and practice of Buddhist meditation. He has more than 100 academic publications relating to mindfulness and Buddhist meditation. Shonin is coeditor of Mindfulness and Buddhist-derived Approaches in Mental Health and Addiction, and The Buddhist Foundations of Mindfulness. He regularly gives keynote speeches, lectures, retreats, and workshops at a range of venues all over the world.

Subject: Buddhism > Psychology.
Mindfulness (Psychology)
Buddhism > Psychology
Mindfulness (Psychology)

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