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By Damien Keown

Buddhist stories from India to America covers 4 vital parts of Buddhist experiences: Vinaya reviews and Ethics, the background of Buddhist colleges, Western Buddhism, and Inter-religious dialogue. These are the most components which Charles S. Prebish has both inaugurated or helped to outline; and his educational occupation as a number one, overseas student, and his major specialist achievements are celebrated inside of this volume.

The geographical and historic scope of the essays during this assortment variety from historic India to trendy the US, and comprises contributions by means of famous foreign students. The participants discuss a number of educational disciplines together with philosophy, psychology, heritage, feminism, and sociology. It will attract students whose pursuits embody both historical or smooth features of the Buddhist culture.

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