My Friend Joseph Goguen

  • Rod Burstall
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4060)


A personal account of how Joseph Goguen and I came to work together and of the influence that Tibetan Buddhism had on us and on our collaboration. A brief discussion of some neurological experiments using meditators and how Goguen’s work connects Buddhism, computing, and cognition.


Category Theory Buddhist Tradition Meditation Technique Novice Meditator Buddhist Path 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rod Burstall
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  1. 1.University of Edinburgh (Retired)EdinburghUK

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