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Title: Meditation and consciousness : an Asian approach to mental health
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: D. Goleman

Description: According to Abhidhamma, a classical Asian phenomenology of consciousness, through meditation a set of "healthy" mental properties reciprocally inhibits an "unhealthy" set. In light of Abhidhamma and empirical findings, applications of meditation are suggested for inducing an optimal mode of responsiveness to environmental demands, and as a complementary adjunct to psychotherapy.

Publisher Place: New York, NY
Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Psychotherapy
Normalized publisher place: New York, NY
Publisher country: United States
Published Date: 1976-01
Subject: Meditation
Stress reduction
Abhidharma (chos mngon pa)
Mental Disorders
Limbic System
Classification: Buddhism and Science -- International Science -- Psychology -- Clinical Psychology -- Psychotherapy
Buddhism and Science -- Buddhism -- Abhidharma (chos mngon pa)
Cultural Coverage: United States
Temporal coverage: 20th century CE
Language: English
Series 2 editor:
Source URL: http://www.ajp.org/index.html
Source: American Journal of Psychotherapy
Source Type: Journal
Source Volume: 30
Source Number: 1
Source Page Numbers: 41-54
Start Date: 1947
Frequency of publication: Quarterly
Submissions: See the journal's authors guidelines.
ISBN/ISSN: 0002-9564
Location and access number: 1259055

Means of availability: See the journal's webpage or check with library for information on archived issues of this journal.

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Resource Type: Article
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Date Of Record Creation: 2005-03-25 10:45:32
Date Last Modified: 2006-05-15 16:48:48
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