Buddhism A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2013-02-28 | Author : Damien Keown | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199663835
ISBN 13 : 0199663831

Introduces Buddhism, looking at how the tradition began and how it evolved and explaining its central teachings and practices...

Buddhist Ethics A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2005-06-23 | Author : Damien Keown | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780192804570
ISBN 13 : 019280457X

The latter half of the twentieth century witnessed a growing interest in Buddhism, and it continues to capture the imagination of many in the West who see it as either an alternati..

Buddhism A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2000-02-24 | Author : Damien Keown | Publisher : Oxford Paperbacks

ISBN 10 : 0192853864
ISBN 13 : 9780192853868

This Very Short Introduction introduces the reader to the teachings of the Buddha and to the integration of Buddhism into daily life. What are the distinctive features of Buddhism?..

A Dictionary Of Buddhism

Pub Date : 2004-08-26 | Author : Damien Keown | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191579172
ISBN 13 : 0191579173

This new dictionary, now available in paperback as part of the best-selling Oxford Paperback Reference series, covers both historical and contemporary issues in Buddhism, and inclu..

L Enseignement Du Dala Lama

Pub Date : 2013-11-25 | Author : Tenzin Gyatso | Publisher : Albin Michel

ISBN 10 : 9782226294180
ISBN 13 : 222629418X

Le Chemin du Bodhisattva est l'enregistrement d'un enseignement qui s'adressait aux Tibétains réfugiés, groupés autour de Sa Sainteté Tenzin Gyatso, quatorzième Dalaï-Lama, ..

Contemporary Buddhist Ethics

Pub Date : 2013-01-11 | Author : Damien Keown | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781136118029
ISBN 13 : 1136118020

This innovative volume brings together the views of leading scholars on a range of controversial subjects including human rights, animal rights, ecology, abortion, euthanasia, and ..

Action Dharma

Pub Date : 2013-01-11 | Author : Christopher Queen | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781136803819
ISBN 13 : 1136803815

Action Dharma charts the emergence of a new chapter in an ancient faith - the rise of social service and political activism in Buddhist Asia and the West. Fourteen new essays treat..