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The Examined Life

Mindfulness over matter

By Joshua Glenn
April 17, 2005

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HARVARD SOCIAL psychologist Ellen J. Langer first gained renown in the 1970s with research into the benefits of ''being in the moment'' in dealing with health problems from hyperactivity and depression to hot flashes and diabetes, an idea she built upon in her bestselling books ''Mindfulness'' and ''The Power of Mindful Learning.'' In her latest book, ''On Becoming an Artist'' ... (Full article: 526 words)

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