Buddhist-Based Universities in the United States: Searching by Tanya Storch PDF

By Tanya Storch

ISBN-10: 0739184083

ISBN-13: 9780739184080

Buddhist-Based Universities within the usa: trying to find a brand new version in greater Education investigates intensive 4 American Buddhist universities, specifically, the Dharma Realm Buddhist college, the college of the West, the Soka college of the US, and the Naropa college, all of which supply levels in liberal arts fields, and even as teach their scholars within the philosophy and practices of Buddhism. Buddhist universities within the usa are specified simply because there are not any related universities according to the philosophy and practices of different Asian religions additionally renowned within the usa, similar to Hinduism, Confucianism, or Sikhism. Even the Jewish group has created purely universities within which expert talents and liberal arts are taught from the placement of the moral-philosophical rules of Judaism. This e-book provides the institutional heritage and educational courses of 4 Buddhist universities in the USA and analyzes Buddhist-based pedagogical rules, in addition to educating and studying options, that are very important for different faculties and universities within the United States.

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