In this issue of Inquiring Mind we live up to our name, inquiring not only into the mind, but also into various methods that humans have devised for that inquiry.
Interview with Paul Ekman: Mystery Remains—A Scientist Meets a Monk
Meeting—and then writing a book with—His Holiness the Dalai Lama changed emotions expert Paul Ekman‘s life.
Psychiatry and psychology professor Zindel Segal discusses relationships between depression and creativity, attention, meditation and medication.
A special section of War and Peace Poems, introduced by poet Ted Sexauer and featuring the work of Brian Turner • David Plumb• Sean Mclain Brown • Sylvia Forges-Ryan • Karma Tenzing Wangchuk • Yusef Komunyakaa • Li Po (translated by Taylor Stoehr) • Gregory Ross • Anita Barrows • Ko Un (translated by Brother Anthony of Taizé and Gary Gach) • Gary Gach • Shaikh Abdurraheem Muslim Dost • Sami al Haj • Clare Morris.
The Mindful Way through Depression: Freeing Yourself from Chronic Unhappiness, by Mark Williams, John Teasdale, Zindel Segal and Jon Kabat-Zinn
Reviewed By Ronna Kabatznick
(273 pp., Guilford Press, 2007)