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NEW BOOK> Theravada Buddhism in Colonial Contexts

Dear colleagues,

I'm very pleased to announce the publication of a volume that I edited, Theravada Buddhism in Colonial Contexts (Routledge 2018).  The book brings together ten scholars talking about the experiences of colonialism across the Theravada world from the nineteenth century up to the present.


Thomas Borchert

University of Vermont


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NEW BOOK> The Golden Age of Indian Buddhist Philosophy

Dear Colleagues,
some of you may be interested in this book, which has just come out:

Jan Westerhoff: The Golden Age of Indian Buddhist Philosophy (The Oxford History of Philosophy), Oxford University Press, 352 pages, 978-0198732662


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