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Buddhism and postmodernity

Zen, Huayan, and the possibility of Buddhist postmodern ethics

by Jin Y. Park

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Published by Lexington Books in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy, Buddhist,
  • Postmodernism -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism,
  • Zen Buddhism -- Doctrines,
  • Hua yan Buddhism -- Doctrines,
  • Buddhist ethics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJin Y. Park.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB162 .P37 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16672987M
    ISBN 100739118234
    ISBN 109780739118238
    LC Control Number2007048732


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