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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 28 avhandlingar innehållade ordet meditation.

  1. 1. Mindfullness and meditation experience in relation to attention performance and psychological well-being among meditators and non-meditators

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Författare :Torbjörn Josefsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; attention; Buddism; meditation analysis; meditation; mindfulness; psychological well-being;

    Sammanfattning : The main purpose of this research project was to study mindfulness and its relation to attention and psychological well-being. In order to gain a deeper understanding of the construct of mindfulness and the mental health benefits associated with mindfulness based programmes, the relation between mindfulness and its proposed core component, self-regulation of attention, was studied. LÄS MER

  2. 2. "Unity pervades all activity as water every wave" : principal teachings and philosophy of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

    Detta är en avhandling från Faculty of Education and Society, Malmö University

    Författare :Anders Lindh; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES and RELIGION; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; Maharishi Mahesh Yogi; Transcendental Meditation; TM-Sidhi programme; Meditation; Indian philosophy; Philosophy; Maharishi Effect; Consciousness; Consciousness-Based Education; Bhagavadgītā; Metaphorical language; Veda; Vedic literature; Shankara; Vedanta; Advaita; Yoga;

    Sammanfattning : The major purpose of this thesis is to investigate some essential aspects of the teachings and philosophy of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi (1917-2008) expressed during different periods of time. There is a primary focus on the teachings expressed in Maharishi’s translation and commentary on the didactic poem, Bhagavadgītā, with extensive references to Maharishi’s metaphorical language. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Effects of Meditation on Respiration and the Temporal Lobes : An Exploratory and Meta-Analytic Study

    Detta är en avhandling från Studentlitteratur AB

    Författare :Yvonne Petersson Bouin; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2000]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Personality; Cognition; Emotions; Deconditioning; Amygdala; Temporal lobes; Carbon dioxide; Meditation; Respiration; Meta-analysis; Theology; Teologi;

    Sammanfattning : Two assertions made by the Eastern meditation traditions were investigated: (a) breath regulation is a prerequisite for attaining altered states of consciousness, (b) meditation leads to changes in cognitive processes and in personality. A deconditioning process was conceptualized involving the temporal lobes and the amygdala. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Insikt och närvaro : : akademiska kontemplationer kring buddhism, meditation och mindfulness

    Detta är en avhandling från Makadam förlag

    Författare :Katarina Plank; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religious Studies and Theology; Religionsvetenskap; tradition; Burmese Buddhism; DBT; Sweden; mindfulness; mindfulness-based treatment approaches; MBSR; MBCT; Western Buddhism; Vipassana meditation; spirituality; contemporary religiosity; modernity; Buddhist modernism; Buddhist modernism; psychology; health care;

    Sammanfattning : Popular Abstract in Swedish Under 1900-talet har stora förändringar skett i synen på buddhistisk meditation. Från att ha varit en övning som bara ägt rum på kloster och bland ett fåtal munkar, har både ordinerade lärare och lekmannalärare börjat lära ut meditation till lekfolk. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Mindfulness : Relations to attention regulation, decentering, and psychological well-being

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Författare :Torbjörn Josefsson; Högskolan i Halmstad.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; attention; buddhism; decentering; mediation analysis; meditation; mindfulness; psychological well-being; mindfulness meditation attention psychological well-being decentering;

    Sammanfattning : The current research project consists of three separate studies. The general aim of this project was to contribute to previous mindfulness research by exploring fundamental aspects of mindfulness in an effort to increase the understanding of mindfulness as a construct as well as its mechanisms. LÄS MER