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Buddhism in the public sphere : reorienting global interdependence

Author: Peter D Hershock
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2006.
Series: Routledge critical studies in Buddhism.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database: WorldCat
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Applies Buddhist thought to reflect on the challenges to public good. This book addresses arenas for public policy: the environment, health, and others. It offers specific insights into directing the  Read more...

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Title: Buddhism in the public sphere : reorienting global interdependence /
Database Name: WorldCat
All Authors / Contributors: Peter D Hershock
ISBN: 0415770521; 9780415770521; 0203970128; 9780203970126
Notes: Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-224) and index.
Content: Introduction -- Liberating Environments -- Health and Healing: Relating the Personal and the Public -- Trade, Development, and the Possibility of Post-Market Economics -- Technology, Media, and the Colonization of Consciousness -- Governance Cultures and Countercultures: Religion, Politics, and Public Good -- Diversity as Commons: International Relations Beyond Competition and Cooperation -- From Vulnerability to Virtuosity: Responding to the Realities of Global -- Terrorism -- Educating for Virtuosity -- Index.
Description: x, 229 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction -- Liberating Environments -- Health and Healing: Relating the Personal and the Public -- Trade, Development, and the Possibility of Post-Market Economics -- Technology, Media, and the Colonization of Consciousness -- Governance Cultures and Countercultures: Religion, Politics, and Public Good -- Diversity as Commons: International Relations Beyond Competition and Cooperation -- From Vulnerability to Virtuosity: Responding to the Realities of Global -- Terrorism -- Educating for Virtuosity -- Index.
Responsibility: Peter D. Hershock.
Year: 2006
Standard Numbers: LCCN: 2005033834; National Library: 013386205
Class Descriptors: LC Class No.: BQ4570.S59; Dewey No.: 294.3/37
Series: Routledge critical studies in Buddhism; Variation: Routledge critical studies in Buddhism.
OCLC No.: 62509051
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