NY Times Article: "A Meditation on the Art of Not Trying" (Dec 15, 2014)

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Enter a short description of the image hereMany thanks to Wen Wu School instructor, Peggy Dey for bringing to our attention an article written by John Tierney who writes a column, Findings, for the Science Times section of the NY TIMES. His Enter a short description of the image hereDec 15, 2014 online posting of this article ("A Meditation on the Art of Not Trying") appeared in the Tuesday, December 16, 2014 NY TIMES newspaper. In it, Tierney examines the paradox of wu wei, the Chinese term for "effortless action," as explained by Dr. Edward Slingerland, a professor of Asian studies at the University of British Columbia, and author of a new book called, "Trying Not to Try: Ancient China, Modern Science and the Power of Spontaneity."
Click here to read the online NY TIMES article.
Click here to learn more about Dr. Edward Slingerland.
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