The Resource Visions of compassion : Western scientists and Tibetan Buddhists examine human nature, editors, Richard J. Davidson, Anne Harrington, (electronic resource)

Visions of compassion : Western scientists and Tibetan Buddhists examine human nature, editors, Richard J. Davidson, Anne Harrington, (electronic resource)

Label
Visions of compassion : Western scientists and Tibetan Buddhists examine human nature
Title
Visions of compassion
Title remainder
Western scientists and Tibetan Buddhists examine human nature
Statement of responsibility
editors, Richard J. Davidson, Anne Harrington
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
These writings examine how Western behavioral science, which has generally focused on the negative aspects of human nature, hold up to cross-cultural scrutiny, in particular the Tibetan Buddhist celebration of the human potential for altruism
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BQ7805
LC item number
.V57 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Davidson, Richard J
  • Harrington, Anne
  • Oxford University Press
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Compassion
  • Human behavior
Target audience
specialized
Label
Visions of compassion : Western scientists and Tibetan Buddhists examine human nature, editors, Richard J. Davidson, Anne Harrington, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 263 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199847327
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(StDuBDS)EDZ0000062333
Label
Visions of compassion : Western scientists and Tibetan Buddhists examine human nature, editors, Richard J. Davidson, Anne Harrington, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 263 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199847327
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(StDuBDS)EDZ0000062333

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