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Discover Buddhism and its role in our world

Covering all aspects of this fascinating religion from the life of the Buddha and his teaching to the different Buddhist schools and the practicalities of pursuing a Buddhist way of life, Teach Yourself Buddhism is a comprehensive and informative guide. It explores the diversity of Buddhism and how it has adapted to its growing global presence and new cultural environments as well as the relevance of Buddhist teachings in our world ...

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Overview

Discover Buddhism and its role in our world

Covering all aspects of this fascinating religion from the life of the Buddha and his teaching to the different Buddhist schools and the practicalities of pursuing a Buddhist way of life, Teach Yourself Buddhism is a comprehensive and informative guide. It explores the diversity of Buddhism and how it has adapted to its growing global presence and new cultural environments as well as the relevance of Buddhist teachings in our world today. This fully updated new edition also considers what is undoubtedly the greatest challenge facing the faith—how Buddhism is to be transmitted to a new generation.

A clear and informative introduction to Buddhism, this book provides the basis for understanding the Buddhist path in its many forms, clearly reviewing diversity, meditation and devotion, values, customs, and ceremonies.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780844237404
  • Publisher: NTC Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 1/28/1995
  • Series: Teach Yourself Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 192
  • Product dimensions: 4.86 (w) x 7.76 (h) x 0.52 (d)

Meet the Author

Clive Erricker is a visiting research fellow at the University of Winchester and the Hampshire County Inspector for Religious Education. A specialist in world religions, especially Buddhism, Clive has been teaching religious studies for more than 30 years.

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Table of Contents

Introduction
1. Buddhists and Buddhism
2. The life of the Buddha
3. The Buddha's teaching
4. Buddhist scriptures and schools
5. Meditation and devotion
6. Ethical conduct
7. Moral issues
8. The social order
9. Festivals and ceremonies
10. Buddhism today: East and West
11. Transition, adaptation and influence: prospects for Buddhism in the twenty-first century Taking it further Glossary Index

Clive Erricker is a visiting research fellow at the University of Winchester and the Hampshire County Inspector for Religious Education. A specialist in world religions, especially Buddhism, Clive has been teaching religious studies for more than 30 years.

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