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The Bodhisattva's Brain: Buddhism Naturalized

By: Owen Flanagan

Price: $27.10

Publisher: New Delhi, Dev Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1202101

ISBN: 9789381406175

Condition: New


If we are material beings living in a material world--and all the scientific evidence suggests that we are--then we must find existential meaning, if there is such a thing, in this physical world. We must cast our lot with the natural rather than the supernatural. Many Westerners with spiritual (but not religious) inclinations are attracted to Buddhism--almost as a kind of moral-mental hygiene. But, as Owen Flanagan points out in The Bodhisattvas Brain, Buddhism is hardly naturalistic. Atheistic when it comes to a creator god, Buddhism is otherwise opulently polytheistic, with spirits, protect... View more info