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Author: 
Jin Y. Park
Reviewer: 
Stephen Heine

Heine on Park, 'Buddhisms and Deconstructions (New Frameworks for Continental Philosophy)'


Jin Y. Park. Buddhisms and Deconstructions (New Frameworks for Continental Philosophy). Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2006. xxii + 290 pp. $87.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7425-3417-9; $30.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7425-3418-6.

Reviewed by Stephen Heine (Florida International University)
Published on H-Buddhism (September, 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

Author: 
Joel Tatelman
Reviewer: 
Liz Wilson

Wilson on Tatelman, 'The Heavenly Exploits: Buddhist Biographies from the Divyaavadaana'


Joel Tatelman. The Heavenly Exploits: Buddhist Biographies from the Divyaavadaana. New York: New York University Press, 2005. 444 pp. $22.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-8288-0.

Reviewed by Liz Wilson (Department of Comparative Religion, Miami University)
Published on H-Buddhism (July, 2006)

Buddhism Meets the World

Author: 
Eugene Y. Wang
Reviewer: 
William Deal

Deal on Wang, 'Shaping the Lotus Sutra: Buddhist Visual Culture in Medieval China'


Eugene Y. Wang. Shaping the Lotus Sutra: Buddhist Visual Culture in Medieval China. Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 2005. xi + 487 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-98462-9; $60.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-295-98685-2.

Reviewed by William Deal (Department of Religious Studies, Case Western Reserve University)
Published on H-Buddhism (July, 2006)

Author: 
Robert E. Jr.. Buswell, ed.
Reviewer: 
Jinhua Chen

Chen on Buswell, 'Currents and Countercurrents: Korean Influences on the Buddhist Traditions of East Asia'


Robert E. Jr.. Buswell, ed. Currents and Countercurrents: Korean Influences on the Buddhist Traditions of East Asia. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2005. x + 294 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-2762-5.

Reviewed by Jinhua Chen (Department of Asian Studies, University of British Columbia)
Published on H-Buddhism (July, 2006)

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