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.

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Section

Instructor

Schedule

Location

Fall 2018

1
Andrew Macomber
TR: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM TISC LC11