Open Mind (Expired)
The Human Potential: from Mindlessness to Mindfuln (#1831)
Dr. Ellen J. Langer, Professor of Psychology at Harvard University, joins host Richard D. Heffner to discuss her books, Mindfulness and The Power of Mindful Learning. Together, they explore the ways in which individuals can come off "automatic pilot," and open their minds to what rational beings really can be taught to do and to achieve. [28 minutes]
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
Series Description: THE OPEN MIND provides a quiet and thoughtful excursion into the world of ideas. Never strident, nor personally intrusive, its objective is to provide light, not heat. Richard D. Heffner created THE OPEN MIND in May, 1956, and is still its producer/moderator. Each week he leads substantive and thought-provoking discussions on the ideas, events, issues and personalities that command America's attention and understanding.
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