Chapter

Returning to the Marketplace

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/9780195160031.003.0007
Returning to the Marketplace

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This chapter discusses the Zen saying, Create Your Encounters! It states that the path of neutrality and equanimity is critical to one's ability to transform a situation of competition from a Confrontation, which is one-dimensional and static, to an Encounter, which is multifunctional and fluid. It compares Confrontation and Encounter, and how to prevail in an Encounter.

Keywords: Zen; Buddhism; Confrontation; Encounter

Chapter.  6345 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Buddhism

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