Buddhist Revival in India: Aspects of the Sociology of Buddhism

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Springer, Jun 19, 1980 - Social Science - 151 pages
 

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Contents

The growth of dissent
8
Varieties of Buddhist culture
14
Buddhist decline in India
24
The evidence of the Chinese pilgrims and Taranatha
31
Buddhism and popular cults
37
Buddhism in India today
47
slow growth
54
AntiBrahmanism and Dr Ambedkar
67
Buddhism and wealth
93
Recent studies of Buddhist economic activity
100
an assessment
108
The role of Ambedkar as culturehero
116
The continuing depressed condition of the Scheduled
123
Buddhist culture and Buddhist sect
129
JNotes
135
Ambedkar and neoBuddhism
145

AntiBrahmanism
73
Ambedkar between Marxism and Buddhism
83

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