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Author: 
Hartmut Buescher
Reviewer: 
Mario D'Amato

D'Amato on Buescher, 'The Inception of Yogācāra-Vijñānavāda'


Hartmut Buescher. The Inception of Yogācāra-Vijñānavāda. Beiträge zur Kultur- und Geistesgeschichte Asiens Series, vol. 62. Vienna: Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 2008. xxix +229 pp. $74.00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-7001-6099-1.

Reviewed by Mario D'Amato (Rollins College)
Published on H-Buddhism (May, 2009)
Commissioned by Daniel A. Arnold

An Archaeology of a Buddhist Doctrinal System

Author: 
Mahinda Deegalle
Reviewer: 
Jason Carbine

Carbine on Deegalle, 'Popularizing Buddhism: Preaching as Performance in Sri Lanka'


Mahinda Deegalle. Popularizing Buddhism: Preaching as Performance in Sri Lanka. Albany: SUNY Press, 2006. 241 pp. $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7914-6898-2.

Reviewed by Jason Carbine (Whittier College)
Published on H-Buddhism (March, 2009)
Commissioned by Daniel A. Arnold

Preaching, Sinhala Style: An Important Recent Work on Sri Lankan Buddhism

Author: 
Albert Welter
Reviewer: 
Stuart Young

Young on Welter, 'The Linji lu and the Creation of Chan Orthodoxy: The Development of Chan's Records of Sayings Literature'


Albert Welter. The Linji lu and the Creation of Chan Orthodoxy: The Development of Chan's Records of Sayings Literature. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008. xii + 236 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-532957-5.

Reviewed by Stuart Young (St. Lawrence University)
Published on H-Buddhism (March, 2009)
Commissioned by Dan Lusthaus

Author: 
Wendi L. Adamek
Reviewer: 
Albert Welter

Welter on Adamek, 'The Mystique of Transmission: On Early Chan History and Its Contexts'


Wendi L. Adamek. The Mystique of Transmission: On Early Chan History and Its Contexts. New York: Columbia University Press, 2007. 448 pp. $51.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-13664-8.

Reviewed by Albert Welter (University of Winnipeg)
Published on H-Buddhism (March, 2009)
Commissioned by Dan Lusthaus

Welter on Adamek: Mystique of Transmission

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