Buddhist Meditation: Cultivation Practices and Psychology


Buddhist paths and techniques of self-transformation in premodern and modern Buddhist cultures. Conceptions of the psychophysical person and goals of Buddhist practice assumed by these meditative techniques. Reinterpretation and modification of traditional meditation practices in contemporary Buddhist societies. Students who took this course as an 89S First Year Seminar are not eligible to enroll.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • EI
  • CZ
Cross-Listed As
  • AMES 315S
Typically Offered