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Title Buddhist hermeneutics / edited by Donald S. Lopez, Jr
Published Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, [1988]


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Description viii, 298 pages ; 24 cm
Series Studies in East Asian Buddhism ; 6
Studies in East Asian Buddhism ; no. 6
Contents Assessment of textual interpretation in Buddhism / Étienne Lamotte -- The gradual path as a hermeneutical approach to Dhamma / George D. Bond -- On the interpretation of the Mahāyāna Sūtras / Donald S. Lopez, Jr. -- Killing, lying, stealing, and adultery: a problem of interpretation in the Tantras / Michael M. Broido -- Vajra hermeneutics / Robert A.F. Thurman -- Mi-pham's theory of interpretation / Matthew Kapstein -- Hermeneutical phases in Chinese Buddhism / David W. Chappell -- What happened to the "perfect teaching"?: another look at Hua-yen Buddhist hermeneutics / Peter N. Gregory -- Chʼan hermeneutics: a Korean view / Robert E. Buswell, Jr. -- Truth words: the basis of Kūkai's theory of interpretation / Thomas P. Kasulis -- Shinran's proofs of true Buddhism / Roger Tashi Corless
Analysis Buddhism Doctrines
Hermeneutics Religious aspects Buddhism
Notes Essays originally presented at a conference held at the Kuroda Institute for the Study of Buddhism and Human Values in Los Angeles in the spring of 1984
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index
Subject Buddhism -- Doctrines.
Hermeneutics -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism
Author Lopez, Donald S., Jr., 1952-
LC no. 87030175
ISBN 0824811615