Buddhist Thought in India: Three Phases of Buddhist Philosophy by Edward ConzeBuddhist Thought in India: Three Phases of Buddhist Philosophy by Edward Conze

Buddhist Thought in India: Three Phases of Buddhist Philosophy

byEdward ConzeEditorEdward Conze

Hardcover | March 27, 2008

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Originally published in 1962.

This book discusses and interprets the main themes of Buddhist thought in India and is divided into three parts:

  1. Archaic Buddhism: Tacit assumptions, the problem of "original Buddhism", the three marks and the perverted views, the five cardinal virtues, the cultivation of the social emotions, Dharma and dharmas, Skandhas, sense-fields and elements.
  2. The Sthaviras: the eighteen schools, doctrinal disputes, the unconditioned and the process of salvation, some Abhidharma problems.
  3. The Mahayana: doctrines common to all Mahayanists, the Madhyamikas, the Yogacarins, Buddhist logic, the Tantras.

 

 

 

Title:Buddhist Thought in India: Three Phases of Buddhist PhilosophyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:302 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.9 inPublished:March 27, 2008Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415460980

ISBN - 13:9780415460989

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Table of Contents

1. Archaic Buddhism: Tacit assumptions, the problem of "original Buddhism", the three marks and the perverted views, the five cardinal virtues, the cultivation of the social emotions, Dharma and dharmas, Skandhas, sense-fields and elements. 2. The Sthaviras: the eighteen schools, doctrinal disputes, the unconditioned and the process of salvation, some Abhidharma problems. 3. The Mahayana: doctrines common to all Mahayanists, the Madhyamikas, the Yogacarins, Buddhist logic, the Tantras.