Philosophical Meditations on Zen Buddhism / Edition 1

Philosophical Meditations on Zen Buddhism / Edition 1

by Dale S. Wright
     
 

This book develops a contemporary interpretation of Zen Buddhism.See more details below

Overview

This book develops a contemporary interpretation of Zen Buddhism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521789844
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Religious Traditions Series, #13
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
244
Sales rank:
1,446,992
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.55(d)

Meet the Author

Table of Contents

1. Textuality: the 'dependent origination' of Huang Po; 2. Reading: the practice of insight; 3. Understanding: the context of enlightenment; 4. Language: the sphere of immediacy; 5. Rhetoric: the instrument of meditation; 6. History: the genealogy of mind; 7. Freedom: the practice of constraint; 8. Transcendence: 'going beyond' Huang Po; 9. Mind: the 'Great Matter'of Zen; 10. Enlightenment: the awakening of mind; Conclusion: Zen in theory and practice.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >