Paying Attention Can Transform Your Life... But Be Careful What You Choose to Ignore

Author(s): Miguel Alcalde

Type: Written pitch

Department: Department of Anthropology

Exhibit no: 33

An ethnographic study carried out in Croatia, among a community of practitioners of hagiotherapy, a spiritual healing and development method, shows that our ability to choose where to focus our attention can have important consequences for many aspects our life, including our wellbeing and our political stances.

Acknowledgements: ESRC