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Encyclopedia of Buddhism

Author: Damien Keown; Charles S Prebish
Publisher: London [England] : Routledge, ©2007
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Documents the history, doctrines, schools, rituals, sacred places, basic ideas and concepts, and globalization of the entire Buddhist tradition.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
xxviii, 923 p. : ill
(DLC) 2010275066
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Damien Keown; Charles S Prebish
ISBN: 9781780343648 1780343647
OCLC Number: 764567605
Notes: A-Z.
Description: 1 online resource (352 entries) : 47 images, digital files
Contents: ACADEMIC STUDY OF BUDDHISM BIOGRAPHIES OF FAMOUS BUDDHISTS AND IDEAL BUDDHA BUDDHISM AND TECHNOLOGY BUDDHISM AND THE MODERN WORLD BUDDHISM IN CHINA BUDDHISM IN INDIA BUDDHISM IN JAPAN BUDDHISM IN KOREA BUDDHISM IN SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST ASIA BUDDHISM IN TIBET BUDDHIST ART(S) BUDDHIST CANONS AND LITERATURE BUDDHIST ETHICS BUDDHIST MEDITATIONAL SYSTEMS DHARMA MAHAYANA BUDDHISM NIKAYA BUDDHISM PRACTICES AND RITUALS SACRED PLACES IN BUDDHISM SANGHA SOCIALLY ENGAGED BUDDHISM VAJRAYANA BUDDHISM WOMEN IN BUDDHISM
Responsibility: edited by Damien Keown, Charles S. Prebish.

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Reflects the state of scholarship in Buddhist Studies, its entries being written by specialists in many areas, presenting an overview of Buddhist history, thought and practices, most entries having  Read more...

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