The growth of mindfulness in research literature
The Mindfulness Research Guide has put together this stunning graph, showing the growth in the mindfulness research literature across 30 years, from 1980 – 2010.
Mindfulness Research Guide is a comprehensive electronic resource and publication database that provides information to researchers, practitioners, and the general public on the scientific study of mindfulness, including a database of research publications in the area of mindfulness.
The results were obtained from a search of the term “mindfulness” in the abstract and keywords of the ISI Web of
Knowledge database on Feb. 5, 2011. The search was limited to publications with English language abstracts.