Philosophical Meditations on Zen Buddhism
Graduate studies at Western
Cambridge University Press (1998)
|Abstract||This book is the first to engage Zen Buddhism philosophically on crucial issues from a perspective that is informed by the traditions of western philosophy and religion. It focuses on one renowned Zen master, Huang Po, whose recorded sayings exemplify the spirit of the 'golden age' of Zen in medieval China, and on the transmission of these writings to the West. The author makes a bold attempt to articulate a post-romantic understanding of Zen applicable to contemporary world culture. While deeply sympathetic to the Zen tradition, he raises serious questions about the kinds of claims that can be made on its behalf.|
|Keywords||Zen Buddhism Doctrines|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$29.99 used (73% off) $45.75 new (57% off) $97.20 direct from Amazon (10% off) Amazon page|
|Call number||BQ962.U33.W75 1998|
|External links||This entry has no external links. Add one.|
|Through your library||Configure|
Similar books and articles
Manu Bazzano (2006). Buddha is Dead: Nietzsche and the Dawn of European Zen. Sussex Academic Press.
Hakuin (2012). Beating the Cloth Drum: The Letters of Zen Master Hakuin. Shambhala Publications.
William C. Dell (2010). Deconstructing Zen: Apples and Oranges, Strings and Branes, and the Buddha's Belly. Millennial Mind Pub..
Tamarack Song (2011). Song of Trusting the Heart: A Classic Zen Poem for Daily Meditation. Sentient Publications.
Hubert Benoît (2004). The Light of Zen in the West: Incorporating the Supreme Doctrine and the Realization of the Self. Sussex Academic Press.
Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.
Added to index2009-01-28
Recent downloads (6 months)0
How can I increase my downloads?