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Title: The lama in the lab
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: Marshall Glickman

Description: This article provides a general profile of the Mind and Life Institute, a group established by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Western scientists to pursue the interface between Buddhism and science through dialogue and collaborative research projects. This article Includes comments from many of the key members describing the history and goals of the institute, as well as current and future activities. Also featured are profiles of Richard Davidson, a neuroscientist from the University of Wisconsin, Paul Ekman, an expert on emotions and facial expressions, and Steven Chu, a Nobel laureate in physics and a participant in the 2002 Mind and Life Conference "Matter, Physics, and Buddhism." (Zach Rowinski 2004-05-17)

Publisher Place: New York, NY
Publisher: Buddhist Ray, inc.
Normalized publisher place: New York, NY
Publisher country: United States
Publisher URL: http://www.tricycle.com
Published Date: 2003
Extent: 5 p. ; 28 cm.
Subject: Dalai Lama
Science
Consciousness
Emotions
Compassion
Meditation research
Mind and Life Institute
Science of mind
Brain
Cross-cultural dialogue
Cognitive science
Classification: Buddhism and Science
Buddhism and Science -- Buddhism -- Tibetan Buddhism
Buddhism and Science -- International Science -- Neuroscience -- Brain Imaging -- Meditation Studies
Cultural Coverage: United States
Temporal coverage: 21st century CE
Language: English
Source: Tricycle : the Buddhist review
Source Editor: James Shaheen
Source Type: Magazine
Source Page Numbers: 70-74
Frequency of publication: Quarterly
ISBN/ISSN: 1055-484X
Format: Print media (print or manuscript, including PDFs)
Resource Type: Magazine
Article
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Date Of Record Creation: 2004-05-17 11:16:32
Date Record Checked: 2004-05-17
Date Last Modified: 2006-05-15 16:48:48
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