- Hardcover: 288 pages
- Publisher: Oxford University Press; 1 edition (December 6, 2001)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 019513043X
- ISBN-13: 978-0195130430
- Product Dimensions: 6.2 x 1.2 x 9.3 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,140,742 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Visions of Compassion: Western Scientists and Tibetan Buddhists Examine Human Nature 1st Edition
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About the Author
Richard J. Davidson is Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry at the University of Wisconsin. He is co-author or editor of seven books and is a Core Member of the MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Mind-Body Interactions. Anne Harrington is Professor of the History of Science at Harvard University. She is the Associate Director of the Harvard University Mind/Brain/Behavior Initiative and a Core Member of the MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Mind-Body Interactions.
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