Chapter 11. Meditation

  1. Max Velmans and
  2. Susan Schneider
  1. David Fontana

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751466.ch12

The Blackwell Companion to Consciousness

The Blackwell Companion to Consciousness

How to Cite

Fontana, D. (2007) Meditation, in The Blackwell Companion to Consciousness (eds M. Velmans and S. Schneider), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470751466.ch12

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405120197

Online ISBN: 9780470751466

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Keywords:

  • meditation;
  • christian;
  • intellectual activity;
  • attention;
  • buddhism

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Common Features in Meditation

  • Concentration

  • Tranquillity

  • Insight

  • Relationship Between Meditation and Mysticism