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Buddhism

Author: Peter Harvey
Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text seeks to give an integrated understanding of the Buddhist tradition through the exploration of a number of key themes. It provides a view of diversity and continuity in different Buddhist communities.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Buddhism.
London ; New York : Continuum, 2001
(OCoLC)642434687
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Harvey
ISBN: 0826453511 9780826453518 0826453503 9780826453501
OCLC Number: 45308819
Description: xviii, 329 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The sacred writing of Buddhism / Ulrich Pagel --
Buddhist visions of the human predicament and its resolution / Peter Harvey --
Portrayals of ultimate reality and of holy and divine beings / Peter Harvey --
Devotion practices / Peter Harvey --
Rites of passage / Christopher Lamb --
Making moral decisions / Stewart McFarlane --
Women in Buddhism / Rita M. Gross --
Attitudes to nature / Ian Harris --
Cosmology, myth and symbolism / Christopher Lamb --
Sacred space / Martin Boord.
Responsibility: edited by Peter Harvey.
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