Introducing Buddhism has 34 ratings and 4 reviews. Joshua said: fantastic book on buddhism. covers history from before its inception to where its heading. LibraryThing Review. User Review – mwdefore – LibraryThing. Great Ebook! It answers many questions for the Western World. Read full review. Introducing Buddhism – By Charles S. Prebish and Damien Keown. Carl Olson. Allegheny College. Search for more papers by this author.

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Introducing Buddhism

Introducing Buddhism is the ideal resource for all students beginning the study of this fascinating religious tradition. All instructor resources are now available on our Instructor Hub. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Summary Introducing Buddhism is the ideal resource for all students beginning the study of this fascinating religion.

Read as a prerec to my level Buddhism course. Intorducing Sherblom rated it really liked it Nov 29, Product pricing will be adjusted to match the corresponding currency. Apr 30, Sarah Hayes rated it really liked it. Prebish and Damien Keown, two of today s leading Buddhist scholars, devote a chapter buddhosm to the Introducing Buddhism is the ideal resource for all students beginning the study of this fascinating religious tradition. Or use of a teacher.


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Soly rated it it was amazing Aug 13, Greg rated it infroducing it Jun 20, This book is not yet featured on Listopia. However, that section also contained a final chapter on Buddhist Studies in the West, detailing some of the early names as well as some of the issues that face Buddhist studies today, specifically mentioning things such as class, gender, and technology.

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Prehish connected to a lot in this book because I was able to read the history and beliefs of Buddhism and draw my own interpretations and opinions. Introducing Buddhism also includes illustrations, lively quotations from original sources, learning goals, summary boxes, questions for discussion, and suggestions for further reading, to aid study and revision.

However, their chapter put me more of in the mindset that it was more a conglomeration of all previous traditions instead of a complete revamping, which is what is actually happening with Bachelor’s “Secular Buddhism”. In addition, contemporary concerns are discussed, including important and relevant topics such as Engaged Buddhism, Buddhist Ethics, Buddhism and the Western World and Meditation.

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Introducing Buddhism by Charles S. Prebish

This book was very thorough, well written, and an approachable introduction to the religion. Emilio rated it really liked it Nov 23, Exclusive web offer for individuals. Shannon Cunningham rated it liked it Introducimg 28, Maycee Spence rated it really liked it Feb 25, Justin Reynolds prwbish it it was amazing Feb 12, This new edition includes more material on the different buddhusm of Buddhism including explanations in graphic form, monastic life, popular religion, Buddhist ethics, ritual, the Bodhisattva Path, the Jatakas, the transmission of Buddhism, and class, gender and race.

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