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An Introduction to Contemplative Studies

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June 22, 2020 - August 07, 20206/22 - 8/07T,R 1:30p-5:20pOpenLarson Difiori
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Course Description

Introduction to the new field of Contemplative Studies focusing on identifying methods human beings have found, across cultures and across time, to concentrate, broaden and deepen conscious awareness. We will study what these methods and experiences entail, how to critically appraise them, how to experience them ourselves, and how they influence the development of empathy, health, and well-being.

Prerequisites: None.

Course Information

  • Course Code: COST 0100
  • Length: 7 weeks

Program Information

Pre-Baccalaureate Program

The University’s seven-week Summer Session, offering credit-bearing courses drawn from across the Brown curriculum and open to rising and graduated high school seniors.

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