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The Buddhist Unconscious
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: William S Waldron
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-12-08 - Publisher: Routledge

This is the story of fifth century CE India, when the Yogacarin Buddhists tested the awareness of unawareness, and became aware of human unawareness to an extraordinary degree. They not only explicitly differentiated this dimension of mental processes from conscious cognitive processes, but also offered reasoned arguments on behalf of
Freud and the Buddha
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Axel Hoffer
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-15 - Publisher: Routledge

This book investigates what psychoanalysis and Buddhism can learn from each other, and offers chapters by a Buddhist scholar, a psychiatrist-author, and a number of leading psychoanalysts. It begins with a discussion of the basic understanding of both psychoanalysis and Buddhism, viewed not as a religion but as a psychology
The Ālayavijñāna in the Context of Indian Buddhist Thought
Language: en
Pages: 1476
Authors: William Stone Waldron
Categories: Buddhism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher:

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Freud and the Buddha
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Axel Hoffer
Categories: Buddhism and psychoanalysis
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Routledge

This book investigates what psychoanalysis and Buddhism can learn from each other, and offers chapters by a Buddhist scholar, a psychiatrist-author, and a number of leading psychoanalysts. It begins with a discussion of the basic understanding of both psychoanalysis and Buddhism, viewed not as a religion but as a psychology
Contexts and Dialogue
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Tao Jiang
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-11-30 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

Are there Buddhist conceptions of the unconscious? If so, are they more Freudian, Jungian, or something else? If not, can Buddhist conceptions be reconciled with the Freudian, Jungian, or other models? These are some of the questions that have motivated modern scholarship to approach ālayavijñāna, the storehouse consciousness, formulated in