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Title Buddhism and human rights / edited by Damien V. Keown, Charles S. Prebish, Wayne R. Husted
Published Richmond, [England] : Curzon Press, 1998


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Description xxi, 239 pages ; 25 cm
Series Curzon critical studies in Buddhism
Curzon critical studies in Buddhism.
Contents 1. A Buddhist response to the nature of human rights / Kenneth Inada -- 2. Are there human rights in Buddhism? / Damien Keown -- 3. Why are there no rights in Buddhism: a reply to Damien Keown / Craig K. Ihara -- 4. Why the Buddha as no rights / Peter Junger -- 5. Buddhism and human rights in the thoughts of Sulak Sivaraksa and Phra Dhammapidok ( Prayudh Prayutto) / Soraj Hongladarom -- 6. Human rights and compassion / Jay L. Garfield -- 7. Buddhist resignation and human rights / Santipala Stephan Evans -- 8. Socially engaged Buddhism's contribution to the transformation of Catholic social teachings on human rights / Charles R. Strain. -- 9. Human rights and cultural values: the political values of the Dalai Lama and the People's Republic of China / John Powers. -- 10. Buddhist ethics and business strategy making . David Bubna-Litic
Notes Contains the papers, introductory material, and bibliography from the first online conference sponsored by the Journal of Buddhist ethics from 1-13 October 1995
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Also available electronically on the web site for the Journal's On-line conferences: Mirror site:
Subject Buddhism and humanism.
Buddhism and politics -- Congresses.
Buddhism and politics.
Buddhism -- Doctrines.
Buddhist ethics.
Human rights -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism -- Congresses
Human rights -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism
Human rights -- Religious aspects.
Author Husted, Wayne
Keown, Damien, 1951-
Prebish, Charles S.
LC no. 2001535701
ISBN 0700709541
OTHER TI Journal of Buddhist ethics
On-line conferences