BERKELEY — The Center for Buddhist Studies at the University of California, Berkeley, is pleased to announce that the winner of the 2016 Toshihide Numata Book Award is Janet Gyatso for her book Being Human in a Buddhist World: An Intellectual History of Medicine in Early Modern Tibet (Columbia University Press, 2015).
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Conceptuality and Nonconceptuality in Buddhist Thought
Friday-Sunday, November 4–6, 2016 (no registration necessary)
Center for Buddhist Studies, University of California, Berkeley
Location TBA; check for updates at the Berkeley Center for Buddhist Studies website: http://buddhiststudies.berkeley.edu/events/
The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
12 September 2016 to 19 September 2016. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Buddhism.
Two scholarships offered by the Doctoral Program in Buddhist Studies at LMU München have been announced some time ago; we are still accepting applications; the deadline is October 16. More information can be found on our homepage:
Buddhist Law and State Law in Comparative Perspective
Baldy Center for Law and Social Policy, September 30th – October 1st, 2016
SUNY University at Buffalo, School of Law
Co-organizers: Rebecca R. French (SUNY at Buffalo Law School); Benjamin Schonthal (University of Otago)