Buddhism: Mahāyāna

References and Further Readings

Primary Author
Chara Scroope,

The primary author of this profile was Chara Scroope (2022).

 

  • Buswell, R. E., & Lopez, D. S. (eds.) (2013). The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism. Princeton: Princeton University Press.
  • Cantwell, C., & Kawanami, H. (2016). Buddhism. In H. Kawanami, C. Partridge, & L. Woodhead (eds). Religions in the Modern World (3rd ed.). New York: Routledge.
  • Gethin, R. (1998). The Foundations of Buddhism. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Harvard University. (2015). Buddhism. Harvard: Harvard University. Retrieved from http://rlp.hds.harvard.edu/files/hds-rlp/files/buddhism.pdf
  • Harvey, P. (2013). An Introduction to Buddhism: Teachings, History and Practices. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Jerryson, M. (ed.) (2017). The Oxford Handbook of Contemporary Buddhism. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Juergensmeyer, M. (ed.) (2006). The Oxford Handbook of Global Religions. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Keown, D. (1996). Buddhism: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Keown, D. (ed.). (2004). A Dictionary of Buddhism. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Kitagawa, J. M., Snellgrove, D. L., Tucci, G., Reynolds, F. E., Nakamura, H., & Lopez, D. S. (2018). Buddhism. Retrieved from https://www.britannica.com/topic/Buddhism
  • Leighton, T. D. (2012). Faces of Compassion: Classic Bodhisattva Archetypes and Their Modern Expression – An Introduction to Mahayana Buddhism. Boston: Wisdom Publications.
  • Meeks, L. (2014). Nuns and laywomen in East Asian Buddhism. In M. Poceski (ed.), The Wiley Blackwell Companion to East and Inner Asian Buddhism. Oxford: John Wiley & Sons.
  • Pew Forum. (2016). Global Religious Futures Project: Buddhists. Retrieved from http://www.globalreligiousfutures.org/religions/buddhists
  • Poceski, M. (ed.) (2014). The Wiley Blackwell Companion to East and Inner Asian Buddhism. Oxford: John Wiley & Sons.
  • Schweiker, W. (ed.) (2005). The Blackwell Companion to Religious Ethics. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing.
  • Silk, J. A. (2018). Mahayana Buddhism. Retrieved from https://www.britannica.com/topic/Mahayana
  • Smart, N. (1996). Dimensions of the Sacred: An Anatomy of the World’s Beliefs. Berkeley: University of California Press.
  • Williams, P. (2008). Mahayana Buddhism: The Doctrinal Foundations. London: Routledge.
  • Williams, P., Tribe, A., & Wynne, A. (2011). Buddhist Thought: A Complete Introduction to the Indian Tradition (2nd ed.). London: Routledge.
  • Williams, S. (2006). Buddhism and Music. In G. L. Beck (ed.) Sacred Sound: Experiencing Music in World Religions. Ontario: Wilfrid Laurier University Press.

 

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