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Curators of the Buddha

The Study of Buddhism under Colonialism

by Donald S. Lopez Jr.

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Published by University Of Chicago Press .
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    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Socialissues,
  • Reference,
  • Buddhism - General,
  • Religion / Buddhism,
  • Buddhism,
  • Europe,
  • North America,
  • Study and teaching

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9852003M
    ISBN 100226493091
    ISBN 109780226493091

    A collections of modern buddhist books, mostly from the Theravadin tradition, scanned by the Internet Archive. Thanks to Thanissaro Bhikkhu, John Bullitt, Metta Forest Monastery, Tathagata Meditation Center, Amaravati Monastery, Roxane Williams, Thuy Phuong Nguyen for creation, translation and.


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Social, political and cultural conditions that have shaped the course of Buddhist studies are discussed. “Orientalism,” the authors of Curators of the Buddha have given present and future students of Buddhism a framework to address this question. Notes 1. My use of these terms is not without warrant considering the literature Said reviews; see especially his comments on the same page about Raymond Schwab’s La Renaissance Orientale.

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However, lest one assume that this volume is a relatively unoriginal application of Said's now widely known thesis, Lopez points out that the particular case of the study of Buddhism is far different from the study of the Islamic Orient. and orientalist projects. Yet far from concluding that Curators of.

the Buddha is merely a belated effort at postorientalist critique, I. submit instead that the complexity of the reasons for that very. belatedness makes this a landmark book, all the more admirable for. the willingness of its contributors to address some necessarily.

The Buddhist holy book is known as the Tipitaka. The Buddha’s teachings were preserved in the Pali Canon, which acts as an extensive analytical record written in Pali, the Buddha’s native dialect.

Pali is considered the classical language of Buddhism, and the documents preserved in Pali make up the Tipitaka as well as other Buddhist. For the Allure of Matter exhibition the curators propose "Material Art" as a useful, retroactive designation of art that has existed in China since the s and continues : Kealey Boyd.

Life. Lopez was born in Washington, D.C. and is the son of U.S. Air Force pilot and Smithsonian Institution official Donald was educated at the University of Virginia, receiving a B.A.

(Hons) in Religious Studies inan M.A. in Buddhist Studies inand his doctorate in Buddhist Studies in He is married to another prominent Religious Studies scholar, Tomoko :Washington, D.C. Mary Jane Jacob is a curator and writer who has pioneered public, site-specific, and socially engaged art in the US.

In little more than a decade, she has published numerous anthologies, spanning from Buddha Mind in Contemporary Art to the Chicago Social Practice History new book, Dewey for Artists, will be forthcoming from the University of Chicago Press in   As a literature student, I am suggesting you these two books, none of them are nonfiction, but you'll know why later: 1.

Siddhartha by Herman Hesse 2. Buddha by Osamu Tezuka The first one was written by a Nobel Prize winner in Literature, so you c. Curators Discover New Details in the Etchings on a 6th-Century Chinese Sculpture A headless figure, cloaked in a robe covered with complex illustrations, is now better understood thanks to 3D.

Donald S. Lopez, Jr. (Ph.D. University of Virginia) is the Arthur E. Link Distinguished University Professor of Buddhist and Tibetan Studies in the Department of Asian Languages and Cultures at the University of Michigan.

His works include Elaborations on Emptiness: Uses of the Heart Sutra, Curators of the Buddha: The Study of Buddhism under Colonialism, Prisoners of Shangri-La: Tibetan.

The Curator of the Buddha Gallery. I have been on a journey through life that has taken me far and wide. I was born and raised in Brooklyn. I received a BA and MA at SUNY @ Stonybrook. I studied in Paris and taught English in Colombia. I drifted into corporate technical sales and moved to Silicon Valley.

Donald S. Lopez, Jr. is the Arthur E. Link Distinguished University Professor of Buddhist and Tibetan Studies at the University of Michigan. His books include Elaborations on Emptiness: Uses of the Heart Sutra; Prisoners of Shangri-La: Tibetan Buddhism and the West; The Story of Buddhism; The Madman’s Middle Way: Reflections on Reality of the Tibetan Monk Gendun Chopel; Buddhism and Science.

If you want to dive right into the Buddha’s teachings and read the actual sutras (discourses) that the Buddha taught to his followers, then you will probably enjoy this book.

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A pdf section in From Stone to Flesh has now turned into a book-length pdf, In Search of the Christian Buddha, written with the medievalist Peggy McCracken. It’s one of the odder stories in literary and religious history; as the book’s subtitle puts it: ‘How an Asian Sage Became a Medieval Saint’.Here my books include Prisoners of Shangri-La: Tibetan Buddhism and the West, Buddhism and Download pdf A Guide for the Perplexed, and the edited volume Curators of the Buddha: The Study of Buddhism Under Colonialism.

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