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A Dictionary of Buddhism by Damien Keown (ebook)

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Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription. An ultimate reference, the dictionary also contains appendices that include a chronology of important dates, a guide to canonical scriptures, and a pronunciation guide for difficult names and terms. Elegantly illustrated with line drawings of religious structures, iconography, and ritual objects, the Dictionary of Buddhism includes entries on the history and doctrines of the major Buddhist schools, information on the spread of Buddhism in Asia and the West, and coverage of issues of contemporary concern such as human rights, abortion, euthanasia, and the role of women in Buddhist teachings. The text is illustrated with line drawings of religious structures, iconographic forms and gestures, andritual objects. Over 2000 broad-ranging entries cover beliefs, doctrines, major teachers and scholars, place names, and artefacts, in a clear and concise style. This new dictionary, now available in paperback as part of the best-selling Oxford Paperback Reference series, covers both historical and contemporary issues in Buddhism, and includes all Buddhist schools and cultures. For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our , and if you can''t find the answer there, please.

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Appendices include a chronology and a guide to canonical scriptures as well as a pronunciation guide for difficult names and terms. This dictionary covers both historical and contemporary issues in Buddhism, and includes all Buddhist schools and cultures. An ultimate reference, the dictionary also contains appendices that include a chronology of important dates, a guide to canonical scriptures, and a pronunciation guide for difficult names and terms. Description With over 2,000 wide-ranging entries, this dictionary is the most up-to-date and comprehensive reference of its kind. The text is illustrated with line drawings of religious structures, iconographic forms and gestures, and ritual objects. Over 2,000 broad-ranging entries cover beliefs, doctrines, major teachers and scholars, place names, and artefacts, in a clear and concise style. Over 2,000 broad-ranging entries cover beliefs, doctrines, major teachers and scholars, place names, and artefacts, in a clear and concise style.

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A Dictionary of Buddhism by Damien Keown (ebook)

a dictionary of buddhism keown damien

Beliefs, doctrines, major teachers and scholars, place names, and artifacts are all covered in a clear and concise style making the Dictionary of Buddhism an invaluable resource for students and practitioners alike. Written by a leading expert in the field and incorporating research by regional specialists, this new dictionary covers both historical and contemporary issues in Buddhism and includes all Buddhist schools and cultures Elegantly illustrated with line drawings of religious structures, iconography, and ritual objects, The Dictionary of Buddhism includes entries on the history and doctrines of the major Buddhist schools, information on the spread of Buddhism in Asia and the West, and coverage of issues of contemporary concern such as human rights, abortion, euthanasia, and the role of women in Buddhist teachings. Appendices include a chronology and a guide to canonical scriptures as well as a pronunciation guide for difficult names and terms. Appendices include a chronology and a guide to canonical scriptures as well as a pronunciation guide for difficult names and terms. .

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A Dictionary of Buddhism by Damien Keown

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Access to the complete content on Oxford Reference requires a subscription or purchase. Beliefs, doctrines, major teachers and scholars, place names, and artifacts are all covered in a clear and concise style making The Dictionary of Buddhism an invaluable source for anyone seeking information on Buddhism, from students of religion and related disciplines to practicing Buddhists. With over 2,000 wide-ranging entries, this dictionary is the most up-to-date and comprehensive of its kind. Written by a leading expert in the field and incorporating research by regional specialists, this dictionary covers both historical and contemporary issues in Buddhism and includes all Buddhist schools and cultures. Written by a leading expert in the field and incorporating research by regional specialists, this new dictionary covers both historical and contemporary issues in Buddhism and includes all Buddhist schools and cultures Elegantly illustrated with line drawings of reli With over 2,000 wide-ranging entries, this dictionary is the most up-to-date and comprehensive of its kind. If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code. The text is illustrated with line drawings of religious structures, iconographic forms and gestures, and ritual objects.

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