On Buddhism

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SUNY Press, Jul 6, 2006 - Religion - 175 pages
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Six lectures by eminent Buddhist thinker Keiji Nishitani reflecting on Buddhism for the modern world.
 

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Contents

The Inside and Outside of a Religious Organization
23
Opening Up the Self to the World
47
On the Modernization of Buddhism
69
What Is Modernization?
71
A Departure from the Individual
89
On Conscience
109
In Support of Human Relations
111
To Make Sure of Oneself
131
GLOSSARY OF JAPANESE TERMS
157
INDEX
161
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Seisaku Yamamoto is Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at Kyoto University, Japan. Robert E. Carter is Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at Trent University, Canada. They are cotranslators of Watsuji Tetsuro's Rinrigaku: Ethics in Japan, and Carter is the author of Encounter with Enlightenment: A Study of Japanese Ethics, both also published by Suny Press.

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