The Resource The world of Buddhism : Buddhist monks and nuns in society and culture, texts by Richard Gombrich [and others] ; edited by Heinz Bechert and Richard Gombrich

The world of Buddhism : Buddhist monks and nuns in society and culture, texts by Richard Gombrich [and others] ; edited by Heinz Bechert and Richard Gombrich

Label
The world of Buddhism : Buddhist monks and nuns in society and culture
Title
The world of Buddhism
Title remainder
Buddhist monks and nuns in society and culture
Statement of responsibility
texts by Richard Gombrich [and others] ; edited by Heinz Bechert and Richard Gombrich
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BQ4012
LC item number
.W67 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-2005
  • 1937-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Facts on File, Inc
  • Bechert, Heinz
  • Gombrich, Richard F.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buddhism
  • Bouddhisme
  • Buddhism
  • Buddhismus
Label
The world of Buddhism : Buddhist monks and nuns in society and culture, texts by Richard Gombrich [and others] ; edited by Heinz Bechert and Richard Gombrich
Link
https://archive.org/details/worldofbuddhismb00bech
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-296) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Heinz Bechert -- Introduction: the Buddhist way / Richard Gombrich -- The Buddha, his teachings and his sangha / Etienne Lamotte -- Buddhism in ancient India: The evolution of the sangha / Richard Gombrich -- Mahāyāna Buddhism / Etienne Lamotte -- The monastic contribution to Buddhist art and architecture / Lal Mani Joshi -- Expansion to the north: Afghanistan and central Asia / Oskar Von Hinüber -- Nepal: the survival of Indian Buddhism in a Himalayan kingdom / Siegfried Lienhard -- 'They will be lords upon the island': Buddhism in Sri Lanka / Michael B. Carrithers -- 'To be a Burmese is to be a Buddhist': Buddhism in Burma / Heinz Bechert -- The way of the monk and the way of the world: Buddhism in Thailand, Laos and Cambodia / Jane Bunnag -- 'Beyond the jade gate': Buddhism in China, Vietnam and Korea / Erik Zürcher -- This world and the other power: contrasting paths to deliverance in Japan / Robert K. Heinemann -- Tibet: the rise and fall of a monastic tradition / Per Kvaerne -- Buddhist revival in east and west / Heinz Bechert
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9780871969828
Lccn
84008125
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10752667
  • (OCoLC)ocm10752667
Label
The world of Buddhism : Buddhist monks and nuns in society and culture, texts by Richard Gombrich [and others] ; edited by Heinz Bechert and Richard Gombrich
Link
https://archive.org/details/worldofbuddhismb00bech
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-296) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Heinz Bechert -- Introduction: the Buddhist way / Richard Gombrich -- The Buddha, his teachings and his sangha / Etienne Lamotte -- Buddhism in ancient India: The evolution of the sangha / Richard Gombrich -- Mahāyāna Buddhism / Etienne Lamotte -- The monastic contribution to Buddhist art and architecture / Lal Mani Joshi -- Expansion to the north: Afghanistan and central Asia / Oskar Von Hinüber -- Nepal: the survival of Indian Buddhism in a Himalayan kingdom / Siegfried Lienhard -- 'They will be lords upon the island': Buddhism in Sri Lanka / Michael B. Carrithers -- 'To be a Burmese is to be a Buddhist': Buddhism in Burma / Heinz Bechert -- The way of the monk and the way of the world: Buddhism in Thailand, Laos and Cambodia / Jane Bunnag -- 'Beyond the jade gate': Buddhism in China, Vietnam and Korea / Erik Zürcher -- This world and the other power: contrasting paths to deliverance in Japan / Robert K. Heinemann -- Tibet: the rise and fall of a monastic tradition / Per Kvaerne -- Buddhist revival in east and west / Heinz Bechert
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9780871969828
Lccn
84008125
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10752667
  • (OCoLC)ocm10752667

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