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Author Das, J. P. (Jagannath Prasad), author.

Title Consciousness quest : where East meets West : on mind, meditation, and neural correlates / J.P. Das.

Publication Info. New Delhi : SAGE, 2014.

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Description 1 online resource (xix, 307 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 286-300) and index.
Contents Foreword / by K. Ramakrishna Rao -- Preface and acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Concept of consciousness and Indian theories of mind -- Cognition, neuropsychology, and consciousness -- Experience of consciousness : Eastern phenomenology -- Explanations from neuroscience -- Consciousness and meditation : at the intersection of Eastern traditions and neuroscience -- Foundations of mindfulness -- Interpretations of mindfulness -- A comparison of two cognitive processing models : the Abhidhamma and PASS -- Contemporary Western research : from Julian Jaynes to Eckhart Tolle -- Talking about consciousness, self-knowledge, access, and sentience -- Materialism and behaviorism in Eastern philosophy and Western psychology -- Material basis of consciousness -- Origin and uses of consciousness : in the beginning is its end -- Hard problems : legacy of ancient times.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Cognitive psychology -- Research.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Das, J.P. (Jagannath Prasad). Consciousness quest 9788132113492 (DLC) 2014001965 (OCoLC)907453113
ISBN 9789351501787 (electronic bk.)
9351501787 (electronic bk.)