Sam Harris is an American author, philosopher, neuroscientist, and podcast host. His work touches on a wide range of topics, including rationality, religion, ethics, free will, neuroscience, meditation, philosophy of mind, politics, terrorism, and artificial intelligence.
Dan Harris is the coanchor of Nightline and the weekend editions of Good Morning America. He regularly reports for 20/20, World News with Diane Sawyer, and the weekday editions of Good Morning America. Before joining ABC News fourteen years ago, he worked for local news outlets in Boston and Maine. He lives with his wife, Bianca, in New York City. This is his first book.
Jon Kabat-Zinn, founder of the Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care, and Society,and the Stress Reduction Clinic at the University of Massachusetts, is a world-renowned American author and professor. This is one of his many books on coming to know mindfulness and its practise.
Christiane Wolf is a certified MBSR instructor who trained as an OB/GYN physician in Germany before completing her Ph.D. in psychosomatic medicine. She is program director for the US Department of Veterans Affairs’ mindfulness training program. J. Greg Serpa, who was trained as a clinical psychologist, also works at the VA where he teaches mindfulness. He conducts research looking at the effects of meditation on the brain in veterans returning home from areas of active conflict.