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Meditation for fidgety skeptics : a 10% happier how-to book / Dan Harris and Jeff Warren, with Carlye Adler.

Harris, Dan, 1971- (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Juniata County.
  • 15 of 19 copies available at SPARK Library System. (Show)

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1 current hold with 19 total copies.

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Juniata County Library 158.1 HAR (Text) 39640100559549 JUNM Non-Fiction New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780399588945
  • ISBN: 0399588949
  • Physical Description: xi, 286 pages; 22 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York: Spiegel & Grau, [2017]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 274-276)
Formatted Contents Note:
How to use this book -- The case for meditation -- "I can't do this" -- "I don't have time for this" -- "People might think I'm weird" -- "Meditation is self-indulgent" -- Pandora's box -- "If I get too happy, I'll lose my edge" -- "---- is my meditation" -- "I can't keep it going" -- Epilogue -- Appendix: Resources to help you keep meditating -- Acknowledgments.
Summary, etc.:
Harris and his friend Jeff Warren, a masterful teacher and Meditation MacGyver, embark on a cross-country quest to tackle the myths, misconceptions, and self-deceptions that stop people from meditating. They rent a rock-star tour bus (whose previous occupants were Parliament Funkadelic) and travel across eighteen states, talking to scores of would-be meditatorsincluding parents, military cadets, police officers, and even a few celebrities. They create a taxonomy of the most common issues (I suck at this, I dont have the time, etc.) and offer up science-based life hacks to help people overcome them.
Subject: Meditation.
Happiness.
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