Theravada Buddhism: Continuity, Diversity, and Identity - Wiley-Blackwell Guides to Buddhism (Paperback)
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Theravada Buddhism: Continuity, Diversity, and Identity - Wiley-Blackwell Guides to Buddhism (Paperback)

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Paperback 312 Pages / Published: 22/11/2013
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Theravada Buddhism provides a comprehensive introductory overview of the history, teachings, and current practice of an often misunderstood form of one of the world s oldest religious traditions. * Explores Theravada Buddhism s origins, evolution, teachings, and practices * Considers the practice of Theravada beyond Sri Lanka and Thailand, by exploring a wealth of material from countries including Bangladesh, Cambodia, and Vietnam * Reveals its rich and varied traditions, and corrects common misunderstandings about links to other practices, such as early Buddhism or Hinayana Buddhism * Incorporates student-friendly features including a glossary and other study aids

Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
ISBN: 9781405189064
Number of pages: 312
Weight: 535 g
Dimensions: 244 x 170 x 17 mm


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Each chapter ends with a wealth of reference and further suggestions for reading and watching. Summing Up: Recommended. Upper-level undergraduates, graduate students, and researchers/faculty. (Choice, 1 October 2014)

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