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Historical Dictionary of Buddhism

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For general readers, Olson (religious studies, Allegheny College) offers a dictionary of Buddhism that aims to clarify concepts about the religion in different contexts. The short entries explain terms, figures, movements, schools, places, practices, activities, basic writings and texts, and periods, and are accompanied by a chronology and introductory essay consisting of a detailed historical survey. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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The Historical Dictionary of Buddhism covers and clarifies Buddhist concepts, significant figures, movements, schools, places, activities, and periods. This is done through a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and over 700 cross-referenced dictionary entries.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780810857711
Author:
Olson, Carl
Publisher:
Scarecrow Press
Subject:
Buddhism -- History.
Subject:
Religion-Eastern - General
Edition Description:
New
Publication Date:
20090831
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
370
Dimensions:
8.50x5.60x1.10 in. 1.36 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , The Historical Dictionary of Buddhism covers and clarifies Buddhist concepts, significant figures, movements, schools, places, activities, and periods. This is done through a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and over 700 cross-referenced dictionary entries.
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