Ambivalent Zen: One Man's Adventures on the Dharma Path

Ambivalent Zen: One Man's Adventures on the Dharma Path

by Lawrence Shainberg
     
 

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Seeking help with his basketball game, Shainberg embraced Zen Buddhism in 1951 and was catapulted on a life-long spiritual journey. Alternately comic and reverential, Ambivalent Zen chronicles the rewards and dangers of spiritual ambition and presents a poignant reflection of the experiences faced by many Americans involved in the Zen movement.

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Seeking help with his basketball game, Shainberg embraced Zen Buddhism in 1951 and was catapulted on a life-long spiritual journey. Alternately comic and reverential, Ambivalent Zen chronicles the rewards and dangers of spiritual ambition and presents a poignant reflection of the experiences faced by many Americans involved in the Zen movement.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780679772880
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
03/28/1997
Series:
Vintage Departures Series
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.75(d)

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