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Why Buddhism Is True The Science and Philosophy of Meditation and Enlightenment

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ISBN-10: 1439195463

ISBN-13: 9781439195468

Edition: 2017

Authors: Robert Wright

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From one of America's most brilliant writers, a New York Times bestselling journey through psychology, philosophy, and lots of meditation to show how Buddhism holds the key to moral clarity and enduring happiness. At the heart of Buddhism is a simple claim: The reason we suffer--and the reason we make other people suffer--is that we don't see the world clearly. At the heart of Buddhist meditative practice is a radical promise: We can learn to see the world, including ourselves, more clearly and so gain a deep and morally valid happiness. In this "sublime" (The New Yorker), pathbreaking book, Robert Wright shows how taking this promise seriously can change your life--how it can loosen the…    
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Book details

List price: $26.99
Copyright year: 2017
Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Incorporated
Publication date: 5/8/2018
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.37" long x 0.90" tall
Weight: 0.572
Language: English

Theodore Evergates is a professor in the Department of History at McDaniel College.Robert Wright is an associate professor in the Department of History at Trent University.