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Into the Silent Land

Travels in Neuropsychology

by Paul Broks

  • 294 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Atlantic Monthly Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychophysiology,
  • Popular works,
  • Neuropsychology,
  • Science,
  • Psychology,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Cognitive Psychology,
  • Physiological Psychology,
  • Life Sciences - Anatomy & Physiology,
  • Broks, Paul,
  • Nervous system

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8346622M
    ISBN 100871139014
    ISBN 109780871139016

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      "Into the Silent Land is a beautiful and deeply consoling book, a reminder that prayer is both real and fundamentally simple. Not since Thomas Merton's Contemplative Prayer have I encountered a guide to contemplation this wise and compelling."--Douglas Burton-Christie, author of The Word in/5(). “Into the Silent Land” was commissioned by a consortium of schools and individuals led by Dr. Jared Chase and Nazareth College. Consortium Members. Arnold Alconcel, James B. Castle High School Brenton F. Alston, Florida International University Wind Ensemble Daniel A. Belongia, Arkansas Tech University Symphonic Wind EnsembleBrand: Steve Danyew | Composer.

    Into the Silent Land:A Guide to the Christian Practice of Contemplation: A Guide to the Christian Practice of Contemplation, , pages, Martin Laird, , , Oxford University Press, USA, this book is not a mere historical survey of these teachings. In Into the Silent Land, we see the. Into the silent land: travels in neuropsychology User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Consciousness has always posed a challenge to scientific inquiry and research. V.S. Ramachandran (Phantoms in the Brain) and Daniel Dennett (Brainchildren) are two recent authors who explore this Read full review2/5(1).


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Martin Laird, O.S.A, is Professor of Early Christian Studies at Villanova University. Laird is the author of several books on Early Christian thought and Christian contemplative life, including An Ocean of Light, Into the Silent Land and A Sunlit. Into the Silent Land: A Guide to the Christian Practice of Contemplation - Ebook written by Martin Laird.

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