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Amy Holmes-Tagchungdarpa. The Social Life of Tibetan Biography: Textuality, Community, and Authority in the Lineage of Tokden Shakya Shri. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2014. 221 pp. $89.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7391-6519-5.
Reviewed by David Templeman (Monash University) Published on H-Buddhism (December, 2014) Commissioned by John Powers
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
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
From H-Announce http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=218302
CALL FOR PAPERS: Journal of South Asian Religious History
Call for Papers Date: 2014-12-20 (in 17 days)
Date Submitted: 2014-11-26
Announcement ID: 218302