Buddhism: A Very Short Introduction (häftad)
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Format
Häftad (Paperback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
192
Utgivningsdatum
2013-02-28
Upplaga
22
Förlag
OUP Oxford
Originalspråk
English
Illustratör/Fotograf
16 black and white halftones and 3 maps
Illustrationer
16 black and white halftones and 3 maps
Dimensioner
173 x 112 x 13 mm
Vikt
136 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISBN
9780199663835

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In the new edition of this lively and accessible Very Short Introduction to Buddhism, Damien Keown looks at all the distinctive features of the major world faith; examining the development of Buddhist thought over the centuries, its impact on daily life in contemporary society, and the spread of Buddhism throughout the world.
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Naomi Appleton, The Expository Times Keown's skill in explaining complex ideas and the book's clarity of structure and style ensure that it will retain the respect of scholars and students. In short, the book is a very worthwhile read.

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<br>Damien Keown is Reader in Buddhism at Goldsmiths College, University of London. His books on Buddhism include Dictionary of Buddhism and Buddhist Ethics: A Very Short Introduction. He is also Editor of The Journal of Buddhist Ethics and Co-Editor of The Curzon Critical Studies in Buddhism series.<br>

Innehållsförteckning

List of illustrations; List of maps; Acknowledgements; Note on citations and pronunciation; 1. Buddhism and elephants; 2. The Buddha; 3. Karma and rebirth; 4. The Four Noble Truths; 5. The Mahayana; 6. The spread of Buddhism in Asia; 7. Meditation; 8. Ethics; 9. Buddhism in the West; Timeline; Further Reading; Index