Zen At Work: A Zen Teacher's 30-Year Journey in Corporate America

Paul Harris

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 Les Kaye

 Crown Publishers: New York, 1996

 169 pp., $14.00 (paper)


Les Kaye was an engineer working at IBM in California in the early 1960's when he first discovered Zen. It was a time when the gulf between life at a large American corporation and the life of the spirit seemed vast and irreconcilable. In those days many people in America were coming to new forms of spiritual practice, some of them leaving their jobs to do so, but few were, like Kaye, committed to exploring Zen while raising a family and pursuing an active professional career.

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