The exploration of meditation in the neuroscience of attention and consciousness

@article{Raffone2009TheEO,
  title={The exploration of meditation in the neuroscience of attention and consciousness},
  author={A. Raffone and N. Srinivasan},
  journal={Cognitive Processing},
  year={2009},
  volume={11},
  pages={1-7}
}
  • A. Raffone, N. Srinivasan
  • Published 2009
  • Psychology, Computer Science, Medicine
  • Cognitive Processing
  • Many recent behavioral and neuroscientific studies have revealed the importance of investigating meditation states and traits to achieve an increased understanding of cognitive and affective neuroplasticity, attention and self-awareness, as well as for their increasingly recognized clinical relevance. The investigation of states and traits related to meditation has especially pronounced implications for the neuroscience of attention, consciousness, self-awareness, empathy and theory of mind. In… CONTINUE READING
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