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If You Meet the Buddha on the Road: Buddhism, Politics, and Violence

Author: Michael K Jerryson
Publisher: Oxford University Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on Buddhist treatments of violence, this book explores Buddhist invocation, support, or justification of war, conflict, state violence, and gender discrimination. In addition, it examines the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print
If You Meet the Buddha on the Road: Buddhism, Politics, and Violence
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael K Jerryson
OCLC Number: 1027588495
Notes: Book.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction: The Quandry of Buddhism and Violence I. Buddhist Paths to Violence II. State Violence and Buddhist Monks III. The Violence of Gender Discrimination IV. The Negotiaton of Violence: Buddhist Military Chaplains V. The Violence of Trauma: Buddhist and Muslim Coping Strategies VI. Violence against Buddha: A History of Blasphemy Postscript: Buddhist Authority, Politics, and Violence Bibliography

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[A]n arresting and well researched book. * Mark Juergensmeyer, The Wire *

 
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