Buddhist Psychologies of Consciousness

Eugene Lang College Lib Arts: Liberal Arts

Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Degree Students
Buddhist Psych Consciousness
Spring 2024
Taught By: Christopher Kelley
Section: A

CRN: 14773

Credits: 4

This course critically explores and examines the psychology of Buddhist religious experiences across a wide range of scientific disciplines. We focus particular attention on the issue of human consciousness and new research in psychology and neuroscience on Buddhist meditation, mystical experience, and psychedelics. Students will also read seminal Buddhist writings from ancient India and Tibet, as well as more contemporary Buddhist voices from both Asian and non-Asian sources. (Recommended for students with at least one LREL or LPSY course.)

College: Eugene Lang College Lib Arts (LC)

Department: Liberal Arts (LIB)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: February 4, 2024 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2024 (Tuesday)

Seats Available: Yes

* Seats available but reserved for a specific population.

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 8:28pm EDT 6/21/2024

Meeting Info:
Days: Tuesday, Thursday
Times: 10:00am - 11:40am
Building: Johnson/Kaplan 66 West 12th
Room: 410
Date Range: 1/23/2024 - 5/9/2024