Critical Buddhism-Engaging with Modern Japanese Buddhist Thought

Critical Buddhism-Engaging with Modern Japanese Buddhist Thought

by James Mark Shields
     
 

ISBN-10: 1409417980

ISBN-13: 9781409417989

Pub. Date: 03/11/2011

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Limited

This is the first book:&ndashlength treatment of Critical Buddhism as both a philosophical and religious movement, where the lines between scholarship and practice blur. Providing a critical and constructive analysis of Critical Buddhism, particularly the epistemological categories of critica and topica, this book examines contemporary theories of knowledge and ethics…  See more details below

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This is the first book:&ndashlength treatment of Critical Buddhism as both a philosophical and religious movement, where the lines between scholarship and practice blur. Providing a critical and constructive analysis of Critical Buddhism, particularly the epistemological categories of critica and topica, this book examines contemporary theories of knowledge and ethics in order to situate Critical Buddhism within modern Japanese and Buddhist thought as well as in relation to current trends in contemporary Western thought

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ISBN-13:
9781409417989
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
03/11/2011
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

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