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    Waking, Dreaming, Being: Self and Consciousness in Neuroscience, Meditation, and Philosophy.Evan Thompson & Stephen Batchelor - 2014 - New York: Cambridge University Press.
    A renowned philosopher of the mind, also known for his groundbreaking work on Buddhism and cognitive science, Evan Thompson combines the latest neuroscience research on sleep, dreaming, and meditation with Indian and Western philosophy of the mind, casting new light on the self and its relation to the brain. Thompson shows how the self is a changing process, not a static thing. When we are awake we identify with our body, but if we let our mind wander or daydream, we (...)
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    After Buddhism: Rethinking the Dharma for a Secular Age.Stephen Batchelor - 2015 - Yale University Press.
    Some twenty-five centuries after the Buddha started teaching, his message continues to inspire people across the globe, including those living in predominantly secular societies. But what does it mean to adapt religious practices to secular contexts? Stephen Batchelor, an internationally known author and teacher, is committed to a secularized version of the Buddha's teachings. The time has come, he feels, to articulate a coherent ethical, contemplative, and philosophical vision of Buddhism for our age. _After Buddhism, _the culmination of four decades (...)
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    Secular Buddhism: Imagining the Dharma in an Uncertain World.Stephen Batchelor - 2017 - Yale University Press.
    _An essential collection of Stephen Batchelor’s most probing and important work on secular Buddhism_ As the practice of mindfulness permeates mainstream Western culture, more and more people are engaging in a traditional form of Buddhist meditation. However, many of these people have little interest in the religious aspects of Buddhism, and the practice occurs within secular contexts such as hospitals, schools, and the workplace. Is it possible to recover from the Buddhist teachings a vision of human flourishing that is secular (...)
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    The Psychology of Awakening: Buddhism, Science and Our Day-to-Day Lives.Gay Watson, Stephen Batchelor & Guy Claxton (eds.) - 1999 - Samuel Weiser.
    The Buddhist view of the mind - how it works, how it goes wrong, how to put it right - is increasingly being recognised as profound and highly practical by scientists, counsellors and other professionals. In The Psychology of Awakening, this powerful vision of human nature, and its implications for personal and social life, are for the first time brought to a wider audience by some of those most influential in exploring its potential for the way we live today. These (...)
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    After Buddhism: Synopsis.Stephen Batchelor - 2015 - Horizonte 13 (37):655-656.
    Recensión: BATCHELOR, Stephen. After Buddhism. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2015.
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    The Art of Solitude.Stephen Batchelor - 2020 - Yale University Press.
    _In a time of social distancing and isolation, a meditation on the beauty of solitude from renowned Buddhist writer Stephen Batchelor__ A _Los Angeles Review of Books_ “Best of the Year” selection__ “Whatever a soul is, the author goes a long way toward soothing it. A very welcome instance of philosophy that can help readers live a good life.”—___Kirkus Reviews___ “Elegant and formally ingenious.”—Geoff Wisner, _Wall Street Journal__ When world renowned Buddhist writer Stephen Batchelor turned sixty, he took a sabbatical (...)
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    Shantideva's Bodhicaryavatara. Original Sanskrit Text with English Translation and Exposition Based on Prajnakaramati's Panjika. Pramananda Sharma. Foreword by H.H. the Dalai Lama. [REVIEW]Stephen Batchelor & Hans Gruber - 1993 - Buddhist Studies Review 10 (2):230-233.
    Shantideva's Bodhicaryavatara. Original Sanskrit Text with English Translation and Exposition Based on Prajnakaramati's Panjika. Pramananda Sharma. Foreword by H.H. the Dalai Lama. Aditya Prakashan, New Delhi 1990. xxxv, 487 pp. Rs.550.
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