The mindful elite: mobilizing from the inside out

An introduction to the mindful elite -- The contemplative elite & capitalism : a case of contradictions, successes and shortcomings -- A brief history of buddhist-inspired american spirituality, 1830s-1970s -- The contemplatives (1979- ) -- Mobilizing meditation through consensus-based strategie...

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Main Author: Kucinskas, Jaime
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: New York Oxford University Press [2019]
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Elite
Further subjects:B Mindfulness (Psychology)
Parallel Edition:Electronic
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Summary:An introduction to the mindful elite -- The contemplative elite & capitalism : a case of contradictions, successes and shortcomings -- A brief history of buddhist-inspired american spirituality, 1830s-1970s -- The contemplatives (1979- ) -- Mobilizing meditation through consensus-based strategies -- Accessing institutions -- Making mindfulness appealing -- Interventions¿ transformation from the inside out -- The elite circuit -- Assessing the contemplatives' success, 2013-2016 -- Collective authenticity -- In conclusion -- References -- Appendix: Data collection and analysis -- Endnotes
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references
ISBN:019088181X