Religion: Buddhism

  • Chinese Buddhist Texts: An Introductory Reader book cover

    Chinese Buddhist Texts

    An Introductory Reader, 1st Edition

    By Graham Lock, Gary S. Linebarger

    The influence of Buddhism on the Chinese language, on Chinese literature and on Chinese culture in general cannot be overstated, and the language of most Chinese Buddhist texts differs considerably from both Classical and Modern Chinese. This reader aims to help students develop familiarity with…

    Paperback – 2018-02-27
    Routledge

  • Personal Identity and Applied Ethics: A Historical and Philosophical Introduction book cover

    Personal Identity and Applied Ethics

    A Historical and Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Sauchelli

    'Soul', 'self', ‘substance’ and 'person' are just four of the terms often used to refer to the human individual. Cutting across metaphysics, ethics, and religion the nature of personal identity is a fundamental and long-standing puzzle in philosophy. Personal Identity and Applied Ethics introduces…

    Paperback – 2017-11-20
    Routledge

  • Awakening: An Introduction to the History of Eastern Thought book cover

    Awakening

    An Introduction to the History of Eastern Thought, 6th Edition

    By Patrick S. Bresnan

    Awakening: An Introduction to the History of Eastern Thought engages students with lively anecdotes, essential primary and secondary sources, an accessible writing style, and a clear historical approach. The text focuses primarily on India, China, and Japan, while showing the relationships that…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05
    Routledge

  • Buddhism: A Contemporary Philosophical Investigation book cover

    Buddhism

    A Contemporary Philosophical Investigation, 1st Edition

    By David Burton

    Buddhism, in its diverse forms and throughout its long history, has had a profound influence on Asian cultures and the lives of countless individuals. In recent times, it has also attracted great interest among people in other parts of the world, including philosophers. Buddhist traditions often…

    Paperback – 2017-03-13
    Routledge
    Investigating Philosophy of Religion

  • Introducing Japanese Religion book cover

    Introducing Japanese Religion

    2nd Edition

    By Robert Ellwood

    Now in its Second Edition, Introducing Japanese Religion is the ideal resource for undergraduate students. This edition features new material on folk and popular religion, including shamanism, festivals, and practices surrounding death and funerals. Robert Ellwood also updates the text to discuss…

    Paperback – 2016-02-19
    Routledge
    World Religions

  • Religions in the Modern World: Traditions and Transformations book cover

    Religions in the Modern World

    Traditions and Transformations, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Linda Woodhead, Christopher Partridge, Hiroko Kawanami

    Religions in the Modern World: Traditions and Transformations, Third Edition is the ideal textbook for those coming to the study of religion for the first time, as well as for those who wish to keep up-to-date with the latest perspectives in the field. This third edition contains new and upgraded…

    Paperback – 2016-01-25
    Routledge

  • Buddhist Moral Philosophy: An Introduction book cover

    Buddhist Moral Philosophy

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Christopher W. Gowans

    The first book of its kind, Buddhist Moral Philosophy: An Introduction introduces the reader to contemporary philosophical interpretations and analyses of Buddhist ethics. It begins with a survey of traditional Buddhist ethical thought and practice, mainly in the Pali Canon and early Mahāyāna…

    Paperback – 2014-07-21
    Routledge

  • Introducing Tibetan Buddhism book cover

    Introducing Tibetan Buddhism

    1st Edition

    By Geoffrey Samuel

    This lively introduction is the ideal starting point for students wishing to undertake a comprehensive study of Tibetan religion. It covers the development and influence of Tibetan Buddhism and the key schools and traditions, including Bon. Geoffrey Samuel helps students get to grips with a complex…

    Paperback – 2012-04-13
    Routledge
    World Religions

  • Buddhism in the Modern World book cover

    Buddhism in the Modern World

    1st Edition

    By David L. McMahan

    Buddhism in the Modern World explores the challenges faced by Buddhism today, the distinctive forms that it has taken and the individuals and movements that have shaped it. Part One discusses the modern history of Buddhism in different geographical regions, from Southeast Asia to North America.…

    Paperback – 2011-12-07
    Routledge
    Religions in the Modern World

  • Studying Buddhism in Practice book cover

    Studying Buddhism in Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by John S. Harding

    This book introduces the rich realities of the Buddhist tradition and the academic approaches through which they are studied. Based on personal experiences of Buddhism on the ground, it provides a reflective context within which religious practices can be understood and appreciated. The engaging…

    Paperback – 2011-12-02
    Routledge
    Studying Religions in Practice

  • Buddhist Thought: A Complete Introduction to the Indian Tradition book cover

    Buddhist Thought

    A Complete Introduction to the Indian Tradition, 2nd Edition

    By Paul Williams, Anthony Tribe, Alexander Wynne

    This book serves as an accessible and reliable survey for students wishing to gain familiarity with the basic ideas of Buddhist philosophical and religious thought, and with some of the recent research in the field. It guides readers towards a richer understanding of the central concepts of…

    Paperback – 2011-11-10
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Indian Philosophy: Perspectives on Reality, Knowledge, and Freedom book cover

    An Introduction to Indian Philosophy

    Perspectives on Reality, Knowledge, and Freedom, 1st Edition

    By Bina Gupta

    An Introduction to Indian Philosophy offers a profound yet accessible survey of the development of India’s philosophical tradition. Beginning with the formation of Brahmanical, Jaina, Materialist, and Buddhist traditions, Bina Gupta guides the reader through the classical schools of Indian thought,…

    Paperback – 2011-08-03
    Routledge

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