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Being Benevolence

Being Benevolence

by Sallie B. King
     
 

ISBN-10: 0824829352

ISBN-13: 9780824829353

Pub. Date: 03/31/2006

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press, The

Drawing from the several recent studies of particular instances of Buddhist nonviolent social and political activism, King (philosophy and religion, James Madison U.) looks at features of the phenomenon as a whole, focusing on its social ethics. She points out differences between Buddhist and Western ways of thought in Engaged Buddhism as its practitioners address

Overview

Drawing from the several recent studies of particular instances of Buddhist nonviolent social and political activism, King (philosophy and religion, James Madison U.) looks at features of the phenomenon as a whole, focusing on its social ethics. She points out differences between Buddhist and Western ways of thought in Engaged Buddhism as its practitioners address both people in their own country and a global audience. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780824829353
Publisher:
University of Hawaii Press, The
Publication date:
03/31/2006
Series:
Topics in Contemporary Buddhism Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
314
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

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