NEW339H1: Yogacara Buddhism and Western Psychology

Hours: 
36L

A comparative study of the nature of mind in Indian Yogacara Buddhism and modern psychology. Yogacara Buddhist teachings address the three aspects of mind, the storehouse consciousness, and the theory of consciousness-only, allowing an interdisciplinary dialogue with modern scientific understandings of the mind in psychology.

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