Silent Music: The Science of Meditation by William JohnstonSilent Music: The Science of Meditation by William Johnston

Silent Music: The Science of Meditation

byWilliam Johnston

Paperback | January 15, 1997

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Silent Music breads down the barriers betwen science and religion, as well as between religions themselves, in order to extrapolate a comprehensive understanding of the"science of meditation." Johnston explores the concept of mediation from all perspectives in a rich account that runs thegamut from friendship to biofeedback. Understanding all approaches and incorporating them into a united vision, Silent Music reveals a new way of understanding the mystical and our search for wisdom in the modern world. Included is a glossary of terms and an index.
William Johnston S.J., an Irish priest who teaches at Sophia University in Tokyo, is the author of many acclaimed books, including, from Fordham University Press, Christian Zen: A Way of Meditation, and Being in Love: The Practice of Christian Prayer.
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Title:Silent Music: The Science of MeditationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:190 pages, 5.39 × 8.39 × 0.51 inPublished:January 15, 1997Publisher:Oxford University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823217752

ISBN - 13:9780823217755

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'Silent Music' breaks down the barriers between science and religion, as well as between religions themselves, in order to extrapolate a comprehensive understanding of the 'science of meditation.'

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?In a simple, clear, engaging style that nicely balances necessary fact and edifying anecdote, [Johnston] propounds his belief that the greatest problem in the world today ?is the imperfection of our love; that is to say, our lack of mysticism.??