An introduction to Buddhism : teachings, history and practices / Peter Harvey.

Edition
  • Second Edition.
Published
  • Cambridge : Cambridge University Press 2012
Physical description
xxviii, 521 pages : illustration ; 24 cm
ISBN
  • 9780521859424
  • 0521859425
  • 9780521676748
  • 0521676746
Local notes
  • Formerly CIP.
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 468-490) and index.
Subject
Related item
  • Revision of:: Harvey, Peter (Brian Peter) Introduction to Buddhism Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1990. xxii, 374 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
  • http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1212/2012021011-b.html
  • http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1212/2012021011-d.html
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English
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An introduction to Buddhism : teachings, history and practices / Peter Harvey.

Edition
  • 2nd ed.
Published
  • Cambridge : Cambridge University Press 2013
Physical description
xxviii, 521 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
ISBN
  • 9780521859424
  • 0521859425
  • 9780521676748
  • 0521676746
Notes
  • Previous ed.: 1990.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • The Buddha and his Indian context --Early Buddhist teachings : rebirth and karma --Early Buddhist teachings : the four true realities for the spiritually ennobled --Early developments in Buddhism --Mahayana philosophies : the varieties of emptiness --Mahayana holy beings, and Tantric Buddhism --The later history and spread of Buddhism --Buddhist practice : devotion --Buddhist practice : ethics --Buddhist practice : the Sangha --Buddhist practice : meditation and cultivation of experience-based wisdom --The modern history of Buddhism in Asia --Buddhism beyond Asia.
Subject
Genre
  • Illustrated
Language
  • English

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Divinity Faculty Library: Main Library 15A HARV 1b
Christ's College Library: Floor 1 BQ4022.H37 2013
Corpus Christi College: Taylor Library T.13.HAR
Homerton College Library: Main Library 294.3 HAR
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