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Author Heine, Steven, 1950-

Title Did Dōgen go to China? : what he wrote and when he wrote it / Steven Heine
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006


Description 1 online resource (xvi, 298 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents PART I. Historical and Methodological Issues; 1. "A Dharma-Transmitter Who Traveled to Sung China"; 2. Gone Fishin': Sources and Re-Sources; PART II. Theory of Periodization; 3. The Early Period: Dogen Went to China; 4. The Middle Period, Part I: The Kyoto Cycle; 5. The Middle Period, Part II: The Echizen Cycle; 6. The Late Period: Outpost Administrator or Brilliant Innovator?; Appendix I: Timeline of Kamakura Religious Figures; Appendix II: Chronology of Buddhism in China and Japan; Appendix III: Dogen Chronology; Appendix IV: Five Factions of Soto Zen
Appendix V: Shobogenzo EditionsAppendix VI: Comparison of 75- and 60-Fascicle Texts; Appendix VII: Dogen's Citations of Ju-ching; Notes; Bibliography; Index; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; W; Y; Z
Summary Dogen was the founder of Soto Zen Buddhism in Japan and one of the most notable figures in Japanese religious history. This book clarifies how and when Dogen's various works were composed and compiled in relation to the unfolding of Dogen's career
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-293) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Dōgen, 1200-1253.
Rujingchanshi, 1163-1228.
SUBJECT Dōgen, 1200-1253 fast
Rujingchanshi, 1163-1228 fast
Subject PHILOSOPHY -- Zen.
RELIGION -- Buddhism -- Zen.
Philosophy & Religion.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780198041634