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The Resource Standing at the edge : finding freedom where fear and courage meet, Joan Halifax

Standing at the edge : finding freedom where fear and courage meet, Joan Halifax

Label
Standing at the edge : finding freedom where fear and courage meet
Title
Standing at the edge
Title remainder
finding freedom where fear and courage meet
Statement of responsibility
Joan Halifax
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"[This book is] an ... examination of how we can respond to suffering, live our fullest lives, and remain open to the full spectrum of our human experience"--Amazon.com
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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Halifax, Joan
Dewey number
128/.4
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1531
LC item number
.H188 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Solnit, Rebecca
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conduct of life
  • Suffering
  • Compassion
  • Altruism
  • Empathy
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Engagement (Philosophy)
  • Self-help publications
Target audience
adult
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Label
Standing at the edge : finding freedom where fear and courage meet, Joan Halifax
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-270) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A view from the edge -- 1. Altruism. At the high edge of altruism ; Falling over the edge of altruism: pathological altruism ; Altruism and the other edge states ; Practices that support altruism ; Discovery at the edge of altruism -- 2. Empathy. At the high edge of empathy ; Falling over the edge of empathy: empathic distress ; Empathy and the other edge states ; Practices that support empathy ; Discovery at the edge of empathy -- 3. Integrity. At the high edge of integrity ; Falling over the edge of integrity: moral suffering ; Integrity and the other edge states ; Practices that support integrity ; Discovery at the edge of integrity -- 4. Respect. At the high edge of respect ; Falling over the edge of respect: disrespect ; Respect and the other edge states ; Practices that support respect ; Discovery at the edge of respect -- 5. Engagement. At the high edge of engagement ; Falling over the edge of engagement: burnout ; Engagement and the other edge states ; Practices that support engagement ; Discovery at the edge of engagement -- 6. Compassion at the edge. Survival of the kindest ; Three faces of compassion ; The six perfections ; Compassion's enemies ; Mapping compassion ; Compassion practice ; Compassion in the charnel ground
Control code
on1029769998
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 280 pages
Isbn
9781250101341
Lccn
2017061166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1029769998
Label
Standing at the edge : finding freedom where fear and courage meet, Joan Halifax
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-270) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A view from the edge -- 1. Altruism. At the high edge of altruism ; Falling over the edge of altruism: pathological altruism ; Altruism and the other edge states ; Practices that support altruism ; Discovery at the edge of altruism -- 2. Empathy. At the high edge of empathy ; Falling over the edge of empathy: empathic distress ; Empathy and the other edge states ; Practices that support empathy ; Discovery at the edge of empathy -- 3. Integrity. At the high edge of integrity ; Falling over the edge of integrity: moral suffering ; Integrity and the other edge states ; Practices that support integrity ; Discovery at the edge of integrity -- 4. Respect. At the high edge of respect ; Falling over the edge of respect: disrespect ; Respect and the other edge states ; Practices that support respect ; Discovery at the edge of respect -- 5. Engagement. At the high edge of engagement ; Falling over the edge of engagement: burnout ; Engagement and the other edge states ; Practices that support engagement ; Discovery at the edge of engagement -- 6. Compassion at the edge. Survival of the kindest ; Three faces of compassion ; The six perfections ; Compassion's enemies ; Mapping compassion ; Compassion practice ; Compassion in the charnel ground
Control code
on1029769998
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 280 pages
Isbn
9781250101341
Lccn
2017061166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1029769998

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