Contemplative Studies

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The Contemplative Foundations of Classical Daoism

Brings early Daoist writings into conversation with contemporary contemplative studies.

Tuning the Student Mind

Explores the effectiveness and value of meditation in a college classroom.

Catalyzing the Field

A rich collection of essays about the inner, shared experiences of participants engaged in second-person approaches to contemplative practice.

The Intersubjective Turn

Examines key theoretical aspects of the emerging field of second-person contemplative education.

Contemplative Literature

An anthology of primary texts on meditation and contemplative prayer from a wide range of religious traditions.

The Pursuit of Wisdom and Happiness in Education

By Sean Steel
Subjects: Education

Explores the nature and role of wisdom in education.

Meditation and the Classroom

A ground-breaking book on using meditation in education and how it can enhance teaching and learning.

Education and the Soul

By John P. Miller
Subjects: Philosophy

With emphasis on preparing students for jobs, standards, and achievement testing, many think that North American education has become inwardly deadening, yet this book provides a counterbalance as it offers a way to nurture the soul in classrooms and schools.