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Language: en
Pages: 211
Authors: Arthur Zajonc
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-12-01 - Publisher: Lindisfarne Press

In Meditation as Contemplative Inquiry, Arthur Zajonc offers an overview of the meditative life, weaving practical instruction together with the guidance and inspiration of the world’s great teachers, from Rudolf Steiner to Rumi, and from Goethe to the sages of Asia.Zajonc reminds us that an ethic of humility grounds all
Self and Wisdom in Arts-Based Contemplative Inquiry in Education
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Giovanni Rossini
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-09 - Publisher: Routledge

By foregrounding a first-person perspective, this text enacts and explores self-reflection as a mode of inquiry in educational research and highlights the centrality of the individual researcher in the construction of knowledge. Engaging in particular with the work of Thomas Merton through a dialogical approach to his writings, Self and
Lectio Divina as Contemplative Pedagogy
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: Mary Keator
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-14 - Publisher: Routledge

Offering an original application of the ancient monastic practice of lectio divina to the humanities, this book demonstrates the need for further emphasis on deep reading, reflection, and contemplation in contemporary university classrooms. Each chapter provides readers with an historical overview of the four movements of this monastic method: lectio
Teaching Gloria E. Anzaldúa
Language: en
Pages: 357
Authors: Margaret Cantú-Sánchez, Candace de León-Zepeda, Norma Elia Cantú
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-29 - Publisher: University of Arizona Press

Gloria Evangelina Anzaldúa—theorist, Chicana, feminist—famously called on scholars to do work that matters. This pronouncement was a rallying call, inspiring scholars across disciplines to become scholar-activists and to channel their intellectual energy and labor toward the betterment of society. Scholars and activists alike have encountered and expanded on these pathbreaking
Contemplative Learning and Inquiry across Disciplines
Language: en
Pages: 424
Authors: Olen Gunnlaugson, Edward W. Sarath, Charles Scott , Heesoon Bai
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-16 - Publisher: SUNY Press

A wide-ranging consideration of the emerging field of contemplative education. Contemplative approaches to higher education have been gaining in popularity and application across a wide range of disciplines. Spurring conferences, a growing body of literature, and several academic programs or centers, these approaches promise to contribute significantly to higher education