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Published: 02 May 2018

240 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190683566

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If You Meet the Buddha on the Road

Buddhism, Politics, and Violence

Michael Jerryson

  • The first book to explore Buddhist treatments of violence
  • Showcases a Buddhist role in Thailand that is neither lay nor monastic
  • Introduces a new way to approach the subject of religious authority