Going Forth: Visions of Buddhist Vinaya: Essays Presented in Honor of Professor Stanley Weinstein

Going Forth: Visions of Buddhist Vinaya: Essays Presented in Honor of Professor Stanley Weinstein

by William Bodiford
     
 

ISBN-10: 0824827872

ISBN-13: 9780824827878

Pub. Date: 03/30/2005

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press, The

Former students of Weinstein (religion, U. of California-Los Angeles) discuss aspects of the vinaya, the founding charter for the entire Buddhist movement. Their topics include the ordination platform movement in Medieval Chinese Buddhism, continuity and adaptation from the Chinese vinaya tradition to Chan regulations, Bodhidharma's precepts in Japan, and the debate

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Former students of Weinstein (religion, U. of California-Los Angeles) discuss aspects of the vinaya, the founding charter for the entire Buddhist movement. Their topics include the ordination platform movement in Medieval Chinese Buddhism, continuity and adaptation from the Chinese vinaya tradition to Chan regulations, Bodhidharma's precepts in Japan, and the debate over meat eating in Japanese Buddhism. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780824827878
Publisher:
University of Hawaii Press, The
Publication date:
03/30/2005
Series:
Studies in East Asian Buddhism, #18
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.20(d)

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