Introducing Buddhism has 34 ratings and 4 reviews. Joshua said: fantastic book on buddhism. covers history from before its inception to where its heading. LibraryThing Review. User Review – mwdefore – LibraryThing. Great Ebook! It answers many questions for the Western World. Read full review. Introducing Buddhism – By Charles S. Prebish and Damien Keown. Carl Olson. Allegheny College. Search for more papers by this author.

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Emilio rated it really liked it Nov 23, The next chapter talked about ” Socially Engaged Buddhism”, and, while it did mention that there are debates about whether it can be called Buddhism or not, the author’s seemed very praising of it, and often left an impression that they fully supported the prenish and calling it Buddhism, whether it’s a good continuation kntroducing the religion or not.

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Kelsey Anthony rated it did not like it Aug 30, Or use of a teacher. I connected to a lot in this book because I was able to read the history and beliefs of Buddhism and draw my own interpretations and opinions. Prrebish rated it liked it Feb 05, Introducing Buddhism by Charles S.


All instructor resources are now available on our Instructor Hub. Christopher Bates rated it it was ok Aug 26, Prebish and Damien Keown, two of today s leading Buddhist scholars, devote a chapter each to the Introducing Buddhism is the ideal resource for all students beginning the study of this fascinating religious tradition.

Jim Sherblom rated it really liked it Nov 29, Thanks for telling us about the problem. Read as a prerec to my level Buddhism course. The title will be removed from your cart because it is not available in this region.

The author’s talk about Western Buddhism, and rightfully distinguish it as a separate entity compared to “Traditional Buddhism”. Paperbackpages.

Allison rated it it was amazing Oct 02, To ask other readers questions about Introducing Buddhismplease sign up. Introducing Buddhism also includes illustrations, lively quotations from original sources, learning goals, summary boxes, questions for discussion, and suggestions for further reading, to aid study and revision.

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It discusses in particular The Buddha, vuddhism Dharma, and the Sangha, as well as focusing a chapter on meditation in intrducing traditions as well as on Mahyana Buddhism and one on Tibetan Buddhism especially. Offline Computer — Download Bookshelf software to your desktop so you can view your eBooks with or without Internet access.

Want to Read saving…. The accompanying website to this book can be found at http: The second section of the book is where I find prebsih major problems of it.

Already read this title? Overall, the book was very informative, and, while I disagree with how the author’s presented certain chapters, I do recognize that they were necessary because of how prevalent Western Buddhism and Engaged Buddhism are when you search for Buddhism assuming you’re a Western reader, as I feel most will be.

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