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Author: 
James Carter
Reviewer: 
Justin Ritzinger

Ritzinger on Carter, 'Heart of Buddha, Heart of China: The Life of Tanxu, a Twentieth-Century Monk'


James Carter. Heart of Buddha, Heart of China: The Life of Tanxu, a Twentieth-Century Monk. New York: Oxford University Press, 2011. viii + 221 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-539885-4.

Reviewed by Justin Ritzinger (Oberlin College)
Published on H-Buddhism (August, 2011)
Commissioned by Dan Lusthaus

Author: 
Johannes Bronkhorst
Reviewer: 
Alexander Wynne

Wynne on Bronkhorst, 'Greater Magadha: Studies in the Culture of Early India'


Johannes Bronkhorst. Greater Magadha: Studies in the Culture of Early India. Handbook of Oriental Studies Series. Leiden: Brill, 2007. xix + 414 pp. $182.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-15719-4.

Reviewed by Alexander Wynne
Published on H-Buddhism (July, 2011)
Commissioned by Daniel A. Arnold

Author: 
Jin Y. Park, ed.
Reviewer: 
Richard McBride

McBride on Park, 'Makers of Modern Korean Buddhism'


Jin Y. Park, ed. Makers of Modern Korean Buddhism. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2009. ix + 382 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-2921-2; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4384-2922-9.

Reviewed by Richard McBride (BYU-Hawaii)
Published on H-Buddhism (July, 2011)
Commissioned by A. Charles Muller

Modern Korean Buddhism

Author: 
Daniel M. Veidlinger
Reviewer: 
DC Lammerts

Lammerts on Veidlinger, 'Spreading the Dhamma: Writing, Orality, and Textual Transmission in Buddhist Northern Thailand'


Daniel M. Veidlinger. Spreading the Dhamma: Writing, Orality, and Textual Transmission in Buddhist Northern Thailand. Southeast Asia: Politics, Meaning, Memory Series. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2006. 259 pp. $52.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-3024-3.

Author: 
David L. McMahan
Reviewer: 
Eyal Aviv

Aviv on McMahan, 'The Making of Buddhist Modernism'


David L. McMahan. The Making of Buddhist Modernism. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008. 299 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-518327-6.

Reviewed by Eyal Aviv (George Washington University)
Published on H-Buddhism (January, 2011)
Commissioned by Jin Y. Park

Buddhism Meets Modernity

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