NEW334H1: Science of Wisdom: Buddhist and Western Traditions

Hours: 
36L

Provides a conceptual and practical exploration of several ancient wisdom traditions. Buddhist approaches to self-actualization and wisdom will be compared to several other wisdom traditions (e.g. Mesopotamia, classical Greece, Christianity, Renaissance, etc.) Includes guided experiential exercises for each of the wisdom traditions.

Recommended Preparation: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)