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The Buddhist Teaching of Totality

The Philosophy of Hwa Yen Buddhism

By Garma C C Chang

Routledge – 2008 – 298 pages

Series: Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism

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    978-0-415-46089-7
    February 11th 2008

Description

Originally published in 1971.

Long regarded as a classic, this volume is one of the most systematic treatments of Hwa Yen to have appeared in the English language. With excellently translated selections of Hwa Yen readings, factual information and discussion, it is highly recommended to readers whose interests in Buddhism incline toward the metaphysical and phenomenological.

Reviews

"The finest quality of this book is the clarity and simplicity with which Professor Chang discusses these topics…It is certainly to be recommended." - Journal of Asian Studies

"This would be a highly useful book for any college or university library. Highly recommended for purchase." - Library Journal

Contents

Part One: The Realm of Totality. Part Two: The Philosophical Foundations of Hwa Yen Buddhism. Part Three: A Selection of Hwa Yen Readings and the Biographies of the Patriarchs

Name: The Buddhist Teaching of Totality: The Philosophy of Hwa Yen Buddhism (Hardback)Routledge 
Description: By Garma C C Chang. Originally published in 1971. Long regarded as a classic, this volume is one of the most systematic treatments of Hwa Yen to have appeared in the English language. With excellently translated selections of Hwa Yen readings, factual information and...
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