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The idea that everything is conscious 0 (0)

Quartz – 14h ago Consciousness permeates reality. Rather than being just a unique feature of human subjective experience, it’s the foundation of the universe, present in every particle and all physical matter. This sounds like easily-dismissible bunkum, but as traditional … The idea that everything from spoons to stones are conscious is gaining academic credibility Quartz – 14h ago Consciousness permeates reality. Rather than being…

When a Therapist Puts Buddhism Into Practice 0 (0)

 New York Times – Jan 18, 2018 The psychotherapist Mark Epstein is known for lucidly mapping the ways in which Buddhism can enrich Western approaches to psychology. In his books, starting with the publication of “Thoughts Without a Thinker” in 1995, the philosophies and practices of … When a Therapist Puts Buddhism Into Practice  New York Times – Jan 18, 2018 The psychotherapist Mark Epstein is known…

Consciousness: Where Are Words? 0 (0)

The New York Review of Books – Dec 27, 2017 Words, words, words. With the advent of the stream of consciousness in twentieth-century literature, it has come to seem that the self is very much a thing made of words, a verbal construction forever narrating itself and reconstituting itself in language. In line … Consciousness: Where Are Words? The New York Review of Books –…