Contemplative Studies Courses

Contemplative Studies and COST Related Courses 

This is a listing of the Brown Contemplative Studies courses for Spring 2019.   Please consult the Courses@Brown website for time slots, and the most complete and current information on these offerings.  If you have any questions, please contact Anne_Heyrman-Hart@Brown.edu. 

 

COST 0032/RELS 0032
Music and Meditation
Srinivas Reddy
TTh 9 – 10:20 am

COST 0100
Introduction to Contemplative Studies
Harold Roth
W 3 – 5:30 PM
MedLab:  M, W, F 9 – 9:50 am 

COST/RELS 0520
Tai Chi, Qigong, and Traditions of Energy Cultivation in China 
Larson DiFiori
TTh 4 -6:30 pm 
Medlabs TTh 12 - 12:50 pm

COST 0425/RELS 0525
The History and Practice of Yoga in India and Beyond
Finnian Moore-Gerety
T 4 – 6:30 pm

COST 1020
The Cognitive Neuroscience of Meditation
Sara Lazar
TBA

PHP TBA
The Social Determinants of Health
Eric Loucks
TBA

PHP TBA
The Craving Mind
Judson Brewer
TBA 

RELS 0034
Dharma:  A History of Classical Indian Civilization
Finnian Moore-Gerety
TTh 1 – 2:20 pm 

RELS 0045
Buddhism and Death
Jason Protass
10:30 – 11:50 am

RELS 0068
Religion and Torture
Stephen Bush
M, W, F 11 – 11:50 am 

RELS 0072
Asian Classics
Janine Sawada
TTh 2:30 – 3:50 pm 

RELS 0915B (CLAS 0855)
The Bhagavad Gita
David Buchta
TTh 1 – 2:20 pm

RELS 1445
Sinners and Seers in Japanese Literature
Janine Sawada
W 3 – 5:30 pm 

RELS 2300B 
Huainanzi
Harold Roth
Th 4 – 6:30 pm 

RELS 2380A
Chinese Buddhist Texts
Jason Protass
F 3 – 5:30 pm 

TAPS 1281Z
Artists and Scientists as Partners:  Theory to Practice
Julie Strandberg
TTh 2:30 – 3:50 pm

TAPS 1370
New Works/World Traditions
Michelle Bach-Coulibaly
T 6 – 10 pm; Th 6 – 8 pm; Su 3 – 7 pm