The subtle body: an interoceptive map of central nervous system function and meditative mind–brain–body integration

@article{Loizzo2016TheSB,
  title={The subtle body: an interoceptive map of central nervous system function and meditative mind–brain–body integration},
  author={Joseph John Loizzo},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
  year={2016},
  volume={1373}
}
  • J. Loizzo
  • Published 1 June 2016
  • Psychology
  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Meditation research has begun to clarify the brain effects and mechanisms of contemplative practices while generating a range of typologies and explanatory models to guide further study. This comparative review explores a neglected area relevant to current research: the validity of a traditional central nervous system (CNS) model that coevolved with the practices most studied today and that provides the first comprehensive neural‐based typology and mechanistic framework of contemplative… 
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