Wild geese : Buddhism in Canada / edited by John S. Harding, Victor Sōgen Hori and Alexander Soucy.

  • Montreal ; Ithaca, NY : McGill-Queen's University Press 2010
Physical description
xvii, 456 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
  • 9780773536678 (pbk.)
  • 9780773536661 (bound)
  • 0773536663 (bound)
  • 0773536671 (pbk.)
  • Includes index.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [407]-429).
  • Openings. How do we study buddhism in Canada? / Victor Sõgen Hori ; Asian reformers, global organizations : an exploration of the possibility of a "Canadian Buddhism" / Alexander Soucy -- Histories and overviews. Looking East : Japanese Canadians and Jodo Shinshu buddhism, 1905-1970 / Terry Watada ; Buddhism after the seventies / Henry C.H. Shiu ; Buddhism in Canada : a statistical overview from Canadian censuses, 1981-2001 / Peter Beyer -- From global to local. Jodo Shinshu in Southern Alberta : from rural Raymond to Amalgamation / John S. Harding ; That Luang : the journey and relocation of Lao Buddhism to Canada / Marybeth White ; Transforming ordinary life : turning to Zen Buddhism in Toronto / Patricia Q. Campbell ; The woodenfish program : Fo Guang Shan, Canadian Youth, and a new generation of Buddhist missionaries / Lina Verchery ; Shambhala international : the golden sun of the great East / Lynn P. Eldershaw -- From local to global. Globalization and modern transformation of Chinese Buddhism in three Chinese temples in Eastern Canada / Tannie Liu ; The Tzu Chi Merit Society from Taiwan to Canada / André Laliberté and Manuel Litalien ; A relationship of reciprocity : globalization, skilful means, and Tibetean Buddhism in Canada / Sarah F. Haynes -- Lives. Albert low : a quest for a truthful life / Mauro Peressini ; Suwanda H.J. Sugunasiri : Buddhist / Victor Sõgen Hori and Janet McLellan.
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
  • English

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