American Buddhism: Methods and Findings in Recent by Christopher Queen,Duncan Ryuken Williams

By Christopher Queen,Duncan Ryuken Williams

this can be the 1st scholarly remedy of the emergence of yankee Buddhist reports as an important examine box. before, few investigators have grew to become their recognition to the interpretive problem posed via the presence of all of the conventional lineages of Asian Buddhism in a consciously multicultural society. Nor have students thought of where in their personal contributions as writers, lecturers, and practicing Buddhists during this unfolding saga. In 13 chapters and a serious advent to the sphere, the ebook treats matters resembling Asian American Buddhist id, the hot Buddhism, Buddhism and American tradition, and the scholar's position in American Buddhist stories. the amount deals whole lists of dissertations and theses on American Buddhism and North American dissertations and theses on issues with regards to Buddhism for the reason that 1892.

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