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Author Kalmanson, Leah
Title Buddhist Responses to Globalization
Imprint Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, 2014
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Note Intro -- Title Page -- Introduction -- Globalization as Spatial, Cultural, and Economic Deterritorialization -- Squaring Freedom with Equity: Challenging the Karma of the Globalization of Choice -- Alice Walker, the Grand Mother, and a Buddhist-Womanist Response to Globalization -- Religious Change as Glocalization: The Case of Shin Buddhism in Honolulu -- From Topos to Utopia: Critical Buddhism, Globalization, and Ideology Criticism -- Normative Responses to Globalization -- An Inexhaustible Storehouse for an Insurmountable Debt: A Buddhist Reading of Reparations -- Engaged Buddhism and Liberation Theologies: Fierce Compassion as a Mode of Justice -- World, Nothing, and Globalization in Nishida and Nancy -- A Zen Master Meets Contemporary Feminism: Reading Dōgen as a Resource for Feminist Philosophy -- Bibliography -- Index -- About the Contributors
This interdisciplinary collection of essays highlights the relevance of Buddhist doctrine and practice to issues of globalization. From philosophical, religious, historical, and political perspectives, the authors show that Buddhism-arguably the world's first transnational religion-is a rich resource for navigating todays interconnected world
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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: Kalmanson, Leah Buddhist Responses to Globalization Lanham, MD : Lexington Books,c2014 9780739180549
Subject Globalization - Religious aspects - Buddhism
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Alt Author Shields, James Mark
Hershock, Peter D
Jones Medine, Carolyn M
Dessi, Ugo
Harris, Melanie L
Krummel, John W. M
McCarthy, Erin
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