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Some Features of Buddhist Psychology
THIS 32 PAGE ARTICLE WAS EXTRACTED FROM THE BOOK: Quests Old and New, by G. R. S. Mead. To purchase the entire book, please order ISBN 0922802793.
Paperback, 48 pages
Published December 1st 2005 by Kessinger Publishing
(first published 2005)
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This is a reprint of a very early exposition about Buddhism It has some interest as an historical document however the prejudices of the western Christian author are very evident. It is argues like a piece if didactic philosophy as was common during the early part of the 20th century and there was little understanding of the essence of Buddhist belief in evidence. There was almost no appreciation as to how it might be applied to every day living since it was written from the point of view that t ...more
George Robert Stowe Mead (22 March 1863 in Peckham, Surrey (Nuneaton, Warwickshire?) – 28 September 1933 in London) was an English historian, writer, editor, translator, and an influential member of the Theosophical Society, as well as the founder of the Quest Society. His scholarly works dealt mainly with the Hermetic and Gnostic religions of Late Antiquity, and were exhaustive for the time perio ...more