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The Power of Zen

Steven Heine

in White Collar Zen

Published in print April 2005 | ISBN: 9780195160031
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199850273 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195160031.003.0003
The Power of Zen

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This chapter begins with a discussion of how one can achieve power that becomes part of character rather than something that can be taken away or lost. It then discusses how doubt can lead to a profound reflection that serves to elevate self-understanding, and the delicate balance between structure and anti-structure.

Keywords: Zen; Buddhism; power; doubt; self-understanding

Chapter.  4865 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Buddhism

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