Buddhist Thought in India: Three Phases of Buddhist Philosophy / Edition 1

Buddhist Thought in India: Three Phases of Buddhist Philosophy / Edition 1

by Edward Conze
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415460980

ISBN-13: 9780415460989

Pub. Date: 03/27/2008

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Originally published in 1962.

This book discusses and interprets the main themes of Buddhist thought in India and is divided into three parts:

  1. Archaic Buddhism: Tacit assumptions, the problem of "original Buddhism", the three marks and the perverted views, the five cardinal virtues, the cultivation of the social emotions,
    Dharma and

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Originally published in 1962.

This book discusses and interprets the main themes of Buddhist thought in India and is divided into three parts:

  1. Archaic Buddhism: Tacit assumptions, the problem of "original Buddhism", the three marks and the perverted views, the five cardinal virtues, the cultivation of the social emotions,
    Dharma and dharmas, Skandhas, sense-fields and elements.
  2. The Sthaviras: the eighteen schools, doctrinal disputes, the unconditioned and the process of salvation, some
    Abhidharma problems.
  3. The Mahayana: doctrines common to all Mahayanists, the Madhyamikas, the Yogacarins, Buddhist logic, the Tantras.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415460989
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/27/2008
Series:
Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
302
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

1. Archaic Buddhism: Tacit assumptions, the problem of "original Buddhism", the three marks and the perverted views, the five cardinal virtues, the cultivation of the social emotions, Dharma and dharmas, Skandhas, sense-fields and elements. 2. The Sthaviras: the eighteen schools, doctrinal disputes, the unconditioned and the process of salvation, some Abhidharma problems. 3. The Mahayana: doctrines common to all Mahayanists, the Madhyamikas, the Yogacarins, Buddhist logic, the Tantras.

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