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Author Storhoff, Gary
Title American Buddhism As a Way of Life
Imprint Albany : State University of New York Press, 2010
©2010
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Descript 1 online resource (231 pages)
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Series SUNY Series in Buddhism and American Culture Ser
SUNY Series in Buddhism and American Culture Ser
Note American Buddhism as a Way of Life -- American Buddhism as a Way of Life -- Contents -- In Memoriam, Roger Corless (1938-2007) -- Foreword -- Introduction: American Buddhism as a Way of Life -- Part I Buddha: The Teacher as Immigrant -- 1 The Authenticity of Alan Watts -- 2 D. T. Suzuki, "Suzuki Zen," and the American Receptionof Zen Buddhism -- 3 My Lunch with Mihoko -- Part II Dharma: Doctrine, Belief, and Practice in America -- 4 What Can Buddhist No-Self Contribute to North American Bioethics? -- 5 A Contemporary North American Buddhist Discussion of Abortion -- 6 Touched by Suffering American Pragmatism and Engaged Buddhism -- 7 Identity Theft: Simulating Nirvana in Postmodern America -- Part III Sangha: Who Is an American Buddhist? -- 8 Family Life and Spiritual Kinship in American Buddhist Communities -- 9 Buddha Loves Me This I Know: Nisei Buddhists in Christian America, 1889-1942 -- 10 Analogue Consciousness Isn't Just for Faeries: Healing the Disjunction between Theory and Practice -- 11 "A Dharma of Place": Evolving Aesthetics and Cultivating Community in an American Zen Garden -- Contributors -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Storhoff, Gary American Buddhism As a Way of Life Albany : State University of New York Press,c2010 9781438430935
Subject Buddhism and culture -- United States.;Buddhism -- United States
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Alt Author Whalen-Bridge, John
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