Andrew Quintman

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Associate Professor of Religious Studies
203-432-2068
Address: 
451 College St, Room 310, New Haven, CT 06511
Areas of interest : 
Tibetan Buddhism; Buddhist Traditions of Mind and Meditation; Visual Worlds of Himalayan Buddhism
Region: 
China, Transregional, South Asia, Tibet

Courses

RLST 182, SAST 459

Buddhist Traditions of Mind and Meditation

Buddhist meditation practices examined in the context of traditional theories of mind, perception, and cognition. Readings both from Buddhist canonical works and from secondary scholarship on cognitive science and ritual practice.

Term: Spring 2017
Day/Time: M 1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
RLST 383, SAST 467

Biography in Asian Religions

The significance of life writing in the religious traditions of Asia. Readings both from primary texts in translation and from theoretical works on biography and autobiography.

Term: Fall 2017
Day/Time: T 1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
RLST 565, SAST 559

Buddhist Traditions of Mind and Meditation

Buddhist meditation practices examined in the context of traditional theories of mind, perception, and cognition. Readings both from Buddhist canonical works and from secondary scholarship on cognitive science and ritual practice.

Term: Spring 2017
Day/Time: M 1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
RLST 583, SAST 567

Biography in Asian Religions

The significance of life writing in the religious traditions of Asia. Readings both from primary texts in translation and from theoretical works on biography and autobiography.

Term: Fall 2016
Day/Time: T 1:30 PM - 3:20 PM