The New Buddhism

The New Buddhism

This text outlines the development and spread of ancient Buddhism. It describes its journey west and its evolution here, sketching the lives and teachings of some of Western Buddhism's most important figures.

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The New Buddhism
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: James William Coleman
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-05-16 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This text outlines the development and spread of ancient Buddhism. It describes its journey west and its evolution here, sketching the lives and teachings of so
The New Buddhism
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: James William Coleman
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-05-16 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

In our multicultural society, faiths formerly seen as exotic have become attractive alternatives for many people seeking more satisfying spiritual lives. This i
The New Buddhism
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: David Brazier
Categories: Buddhism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Constable

This volume asserts that for genuine spiritual renewal Buddhism must be more about contemplation and personal growth and is not in fact, an absolute truth. The
Japan's New Buddhism
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Kizoaki Murata
Categories: Buda y budismo
Type: BOOK - Published: 1969 - Publisher: Weatherhill, Incorporated

The New Social Face of Buddhism
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Ken Jones
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-06-15 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

For Jones the establishment of a definitive relationship between individual and society is central to the development of both engaged Buddhism and sociology. He
American Buddhism
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Christopher Queen
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-18 - Publisher: Routledge

This is the first scholarly treatment of the emergence of American Buddhist Studies as a significant research field. Until now, few investigators have turned th
Buddhism
Language: en
Pages: 92
Authors: Donald K. Swearer
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1977 - Publisher: Tabor Pub

Three perspectives of Hinduism are treated--traditions (history), ideas (philosophy), and practices (life).
New Light on Early Buddhism
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Balkrishna Govind Gokhale
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Popular Prakashan

The New Face of Buddha
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Jerrold L. Schecter
Categories: Buddhism and state
Type: BOOK - Published: 1967 - Publisher: New York : Coward-McCann

Basic Buddhism
Language: en
Pages: 243
Authors: Huaijin Nan
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-01-01 - Publisher: Weiser Books

Nan Huai Chin, a learned representative of the Chinese Buddhist tradition, explores the many different schools of Buddhism and the many stories surrounding the