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How Much Does Science Know About Meditation?

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Putting the Meditator at the Centre of the Research

Do you meditate or practice mindfulness? I am currently undertaking an academic survey into meditation and wellbeing. I would like to ask meditators over the age of 18 to complete a short anonymous questionnaire about their practice (it should take … Continue reading

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Conceptual and Methodological Challenges in Mindfulness and Meditation Research

Title: Conceptual and methodological issues in research on mindfulness and meditation. Authors: Davidson, Richard J.; Kaszniak, Alfred W. Year: 2015 Summary: Notwithstanding over 45 years of research into meditation there are growing concerns about conceptual and methodological challenges in this … Continue reading

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