Intro to Buddhism

SAME AS EAST-UA 832.

Same as EAST-UA.832

An introduction to this complex religion, emphasizing its history, teachings, and practices. Discusses its doctrinal development in India, then emphasizes certain local practices: Buddhism and the family in China; Buddhism, language, and hierarchy in Japan; the politics of Buddhist Tibet; and Buddhist art. Finally the course touches on Buddhism in the United States.

Course Information

RELST-UA 832

Undergraduate

4 Points

Term Section Instructor Schedule Location

Fall 2017

1
Karen Jensen
TR: 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM TISC LC9
1
Kevin D Buckelew
TR: 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM TISC LC9