Edward Slingerland - Spontaneity

Monday 7th April 2014

Why is spontaneity so elusive? Could early Chinese thought point the way to a happier life, by the pursuing of goals indirectly.

Edward Slingerland of the University of British Colombia blends Eastern thought with cutting-edge science to show us how to harness spontaneity as an alternative to striving modern culture


  • Edward Slingerland

    Edward Slingerland


      Edward Slingerland is an internationally recognized expert in both early Chinese thought and the links between cognitive science and the humanities. He is Professor of Asian Studies, Associate Member in the Departments of . . .