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Author: 
Maria Heim
Reviewer: 
C. W. Huntington

Huntington on Heim, 'The Forerunner of All Things: Buddhaghosa on Mind, Intention, and Agency'

Maria Heim. The Forerunner of All Things: Buddhaghosa on Mind, Intention, and Agency. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. 272 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-933104-8; $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-933103-1.

Reviewed by C. W. Huntington (Hartwick College) Published on H-Buddhism (December, 2014) Commissioned by Thomas Borchert

Author: 
Juliane Schober
Reviewer: 
Jason Carbine

Carbine on Schober, 'Modern Buddhist Conjunctures in Myanmar: Cultural Narratives, Colonial Legacies, and Civil Society'

Juliane Schober. Modern Buddhist Conjunctures in Myanmar: Cultural Narratives, Colonial Legacies, and Civil Society. Honolulu: University of Hawaiʻi Press, 2011. 248 pp. $49.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-3382-4.

Reviewed by Jason Carbine Published on H-Buddhism (December, 2014) Commissioned by Thomas Borchert

JOURNAL> DISKUS (British Association for the Study of Religion), 16/3

Dear colleagues,

The latest issue of the British Association for the Study of Religion's open-access journal DISKUS (vol. 16 no. 3) has just been published, with papers arising out of the annual conference of the European Association for the Study of Religions.

Articles

The First Buddhist Mission to the West: Charles Pfoundes and the London Buddhist mission of 1889 – 1892
Brian Bocking, Laurence Cox, Shin’ichi Yoshinaga

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