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Published: 09 January 2014

464 Pages


ISBN: 9780199861873

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Introducing the Buddhist Experience

Third Edition

Donald W. Mitchell and Sarah H. Jacoby

  • Broad coverage of Buddhist tradition around the world, from its origin to the present day.
  • Places contemporary Buddhist experience in historical context.
  • Includes boxed personal narratives provided by Buddhist scholars and leaders.
  • 6 commissioned essays by scholars in Thailand, India, China, Korea, Japan, and the United States about their personal experiences as Buddhists.
  • Photographs and maps make the text visually come alive.
  • Includes a pronunciation guide and glossary.

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