7. Trappism

  1. Martin Cohen

Published Online: 21 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444327960.ch7

Mind Games: 31 Days to Rediscover Your Brain

Mind Games: 31 Days to Rediscover Your Brain

How to Cite

Cohen, M. (2010) Trappism, in Mind Games: 31 Days to Rediscover Your Brain, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444327960.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 29 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444337099

Online ISBN: 9781444327960

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Keywords:

  • Day 7, trappism – task of, don't talk to anyone;
  • religious folk, and their rituals - being harmless, and some appalling;
  • touching upon something - being quite fundamental in human nature;
  • idea of the ‘retreat’ - wherein, one goes away to a quiet corner of the world;
  • retreating, to a simpler existence - with little time to sleep, little food and silence;
  • necessity of becoming a monk, not so - in sharing experiences;
  • people, adapting to experiments - in their weekly routine