An introduction to Buddhist psychology

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Rowman & Littefield, 2000 - Philosophy - 166 pages
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An Introduction to Buddhist Psychology is a lucid, intelligible, and authentic introduction to the foundations of Buddhist psychology. It provides comprehensive coverage of the basic concepts and issues in the psychology of Buddhism, and thus it deals with the nature of psychological inquiry, concepts of the mind, consciousness and behavior, motivation, emotions and percentile, and the therapeutic structure of Buddhist psychology. For the third edition, a new chapter on the mind-body relationship and Buddhist contextualism has been added.

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THE PSYCHOLOGY OF COGNITION
21
MOTIVATION AND EMOTIONS
35
PERSONALITY
80
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silva was professor and head of philosopy and psychology at the universityof peradeniya, sri lanka.

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