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Author: 
Jan Westerhoff
Reviewer: 
Richard Nance

Nance on Westerhoff, 'Nāgārjuna's Madhyamaka: A Philosophical Introduction'


Jan Westerhoff. Nāgārjuna's Madhyamaka: A Philosophical Introduction. New York: Oxford University Press, 2009. 256 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-538496-3.

Reviewed by Richard Nance (Indiana University)
Published on H-Buddhism (December, 2009)
Commissioned by Daniel A. Arnold

Westerhoff's Nāgārjuna

Author: 
Michael Goldberg, dir.
Reviewer: 
Michiko Yusa

Yusa on Michael Goldberg and dir., 'A Zen Life: D. T Suzuki'


Michael Goldberg, dir. A Zen Life: D. T Suzuki. DVD. Toronto: Marty Gross Film Productions, Inc., 2006. 77 mins.

Reviewed by Michiko Yusa (University of Western Washington)
Published on H-Buddhism (December, 2009)
Commissioned by Gereon Kopf

D. T. Suzuki: Zen in Dialogue

Author: 
Jeffrey L. Broughton
Reviewer: 
Alan Fox

Fox on Broughton, 'Zongmi on Chan'


Jeffrey L. Broughton. Zongmi on Chan. Translations from the Asian Classics Series. New York: Columbia University Press, 2009. xv + 348 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-14392-9.

Reviewed by Alan Fox (University of Delaware)
Published on H-Buddhism (November, 2009)
Commissioned by Dan Lusthaus

Zongmi's Chan Preface

Author: 
Sung Bae Park
Reviewer: 
Richard McBride

McBride on Park, 'One Korean's Approach to Buddhism: The Mom/Momjit Paradigm'


Sung Bae Park. One Korean's Approach to Buddhism: The Mom/Momjit Paradigm. Albany: SUNY Press, 2009. vii + 152 pp. $59.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7914-7697-0; $14.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7914-7698-7.

Reviewed by Richard McBride (BYU-Hawaii)
Published on H-Buddhism (November, 2009)
Commissioned by Jin Y. Park

Author: 
James A. Benn
Reviewer: 
Ryan Overbey

Overbey on Benn, 'Burning for the Buddha: Self-Immolation in Chinese Buddhism'


James A. Benn. Burning for the Buddha: Self-Immolation in Chinese Buddhism. Studies in East Asian Buddhism. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2007. 376 pp. $48.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-2992-6.

Reviewed by Ryan Overbey (Harvard University)
Published on H-Buddhism (November, 2009)
Commissioned by Dan Lusthaus

Buddhism and Self-Immolation

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