How Do We Know It Works? Reflections on Empirical Studies of Contemplative Practices

When:
February 15, 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
2019-02-15T12:30:00-05:00
2019-02-15T13:30:00-05:00
Where:
123 Sims Hall
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Diane Grimes
315.443.5136

Several Syracuse University professors, representing a number of different disciplines, have contributed to a new book, “Empirical Studies of Contemplative Practices” (Nova Publishers, 2018) that explores the question of how to research contemplative practice to better illustrate its value. The authors will hold a book launch, “How Do We Know It Works? Reflections on Empirical Studies of Contemplative Practices,” on Friday, Feb. 15, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in 123 Sims Hall. To request accommodations, contact Grimes at dsgrimes@syr.edu or 315.443.5136 by Feb. 5. For the full announcement, visit SU News.

Panelists include:

  • Joshua Felver, author, assistant professor of psychology,
  • Rachel Razza, author, associate professor in the Department of Human Development and Family Science, and;
  • Qiu Wang, author and editor, associate professor in the School of Education.