By David L. McMahan
Buddhism within the sleek World explores the demanding situations confronted through Buddhism this day, the targeted kinds that it has taken and the members and events that experience formed it. half One discusses the trendy heritage of Buddhism in numerous nation-states, from Southeast Asia to North the USA. half examines key subject matters together with globalization, gender concerns, and the ways that Buddhism has faced modernity, technological know-how, pop culture and nationwide politics. every one bankruptcy is written via a special student within the box and comprises photos, summaries, dialogue issues and proposals for additional studying. The ebook presents a full of life and up to date assessment that is crucial for either scholars and students of Buddhism.
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