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Author: 
Brook Ziporyn
Reviewer: 
Robert Magliola

Magliola on Ziporyn, 'Being and Ambiguity: Philosophical Experiments with Tiantai Buddhism'


Brook Ziporyn. Being and Ambiguity: Philosophical Experiments with Tiantai Buddhism. Chicago: Open Court, 2004. xxii + 452 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8126-9542-7.

Reviewed by Robert Magliola (National Taiwan University and Abac Assumption University of Thailand, retired; Seminar Associate, Columbia University Seminar in Buddhist Studies)
Published on H-Buddhism (January, 2007)

Author: 
Ikumi Kaminishi
Reviewer: 
Monika Dix

Dix on Kaminishi, 'Explaining Pictures: Buddhist Propaganda and Etoki Storytelling in Japan'


Ikumi Kaminishi. Explaining Pictures: Buddhist Propaganda and Etoki Storytelling in Japan. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2006. x + 284 pp. $52.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-2697-0.

Reviewed by Monika Dix (Sainsbury Institute, SOAS, University of London)
Published on H-Buddhism (October, 2006)

Author: 
Richard K. Payne, Kenneth K. Tanaka, eds.
Reviewer: 
Pamela Winfield

Winfield on Payne and Tanaka, 'Approaching the Land of Bliss: Religious Praxis in the Cult of Amitābha'


Richard K. Payne, Kenneth K. Tanaka, eds. Approaching the Land of Bliss: Religious Praxis in the Cult of Amitābha. Kuroda Institute Studies in East Asian Buddhism. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2004. 304 pp. $32.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-2578-2.

Reviewed by Pamela Winfield
Published on H-Buddhism (October, 2006)

Author: 
Richard K. Payne, Kenneth K. Tanaka, eds.
Reviewer: 
Pamela Winfield

Winfield on Payne and Tanaka, 'Approaching the Land of Bliss: Religious Praxis in the Cult of Amitābha'


Richard K. Payne, Kenneth K. Tanaka, eds. Approaching the Land of Bliss: Religious Praxis in the Cult of Amitābha. Kuroda Institute Studies in East Asian Buddhism. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2004. 304 pp. $32.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-2578-2.

Reviewed by Pamela Winfield (Department of Religion and Philosophy, Meredith College)
Published on H-Buddhism (October, 2006)

Author: 
Machig Labdrön
Reviewer: 
Michelle Sorensen

Sorensen on Labdrön, 'Machik's Complete Explanation: Clarifying the Meaning of Chöd: A Complete Explanation of Casting Out the Body as Food'


Machig Labdrön. Machik's Complete Explanation: Clarifying the Meaning of Chöd: A Complete Explanation of Casting Out the Body as Food. Ithaca: Snow Lion, 2003. 365 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55939-182-5.

Reviewed by Michelle Sorensen (Center for Buddhist Studies, Columbia University Department of Religion)
Published on H-Buddhism (September, 2006)

An Offering of Chöd

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