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Отзывы учащихся о курсе Буддизм и современная психология от партнера Принстонский университет

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The Dalai Lama has said that Buddhism and science are deeply compatible and has encouraged Western scholars to critically examine both the meditative practice and Buddhist ideas about the human mind. A number of scientists and philosophers have taken up this challenge. There have been brain scans of meditators and philosophical examinations of Buddhist doctrines. There have even been discussions of Darwin and the Buddha: Do early Buddhist descriptions of the mind, and of the human condition, make particular sense in light of evolutionary psychology? 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 spiritual significance attributed to it? And how are some of the basic Buddhist claims about the human mind holding up? We’ll pay special attention to some highly counterintuitive doctrines: that the self doesn’t exist, and that much of perceived reality is in some sense illusory. Do these claims, radical as they sound, make a certain kind of sense in light of modern psychology? And what are the implications of all this for how we should live our lives? Can meditation make us not just happier, but better people? All the features of this course are available for free. It does not offer a certificate upon completion....

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2 мар. 2016 г.

Engaging content and excellent pace. While the level is introductory (I'd have liked a bit more depth), I would expect this from a lower-division/breadth course—and even more so from a MOOC like this.

15 нояб. 2015 г.

I have been practicing meditation for two years already.In so far I have attended all Deepak Chopra meditation experiences which I found very helpful but not as helpful this course provided me so far.

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автор: Pragya J

18 апр. 2020 г.

It was very helpful. I learned a lot from this.

автор: Elisabeth d R

25 сент. 2018 г.

It is an interesting and well conceived course!

автор: VIMALA J R A

17 февр. 2021 г.

It was a good experience to know and to learn.

автор: Jeffrey L

3 янв. 2021 г.

I only wish the course had a follow-up course.

автор: Ángel R G

7 мая 2020 г.

It's an excellent course.

Thank you very much.

автор: jai h

6 мая 2020 г.

It improves us a lot in Buddhism and spiritual

автор: Manuel F M

21 дек. 2017 г.

Fantastic! Great course and well known teacher

автор: Effimia S

29 окт. 2017 г.

Great course, great professor, great material!

автор: L M

19 авг. 2017 г.

Very inspiring! I am very grateful, thank You!

автор: Wai S H

30 мая 2016 г.

I learn a lot about our mind from this course.

автор: Silvia N

17 апр. 2016 г.

Excelente en todos los niveles. Lo recomiendo.

автор: Markus R

8 мар. 2016 г.

Great course, exceeded my expectations by far!

автор: Hao Y

23 дек. 2015 г.

It gives me a interesting way to look at life.

автор: Archisha B

25 авг. 2020 г.

This course helped me become a better person.

автор: Lily F

4 июня 2020 г.

Really enjoyed the course and I learnt a lot!

автор: Kamila Ś

6 мая 2020 г.

Very enlightening. I recomend it to everyone.

автор: Deleted A

6 дек. 2017 г.

Buddha is a God and his religion is Buddhism.

автор: Omri I

7 февр. 2017 г.

beautifully explained, humorous and inspiring

автор: Lawrence A

26 сент. 2015 г.

An excellent course! Very highly recommended!

автор: Alain H

21 сент. 2015 г.

very clear and understandable course Thanks !

автор: Sambit K B

18 нояб. 2020 г.

It's a good course to learn something extra.

автор: Clara H H

14 сент. 2020 г.

exactly what the course description promises

автор: Gonçalo M F

14 июля 2020 г.

Excellent course! Congrats to Robert Wright.

автор: David M

19 окт. 2019 г.

Excellent course and great tutor, thank you.

автор: Charis N

9 февр. 2017 г.

Best thing I've done for a looooong time !!!