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Author: 
Roger-Pol Droit
Reviewer: 
David R. Loy

Loy on Droit, 'The Cult of Nothingness: The Philosophers and the Buddha'

Roger-Pol Droit. The Cult of Nothingness: The Philosophers and the Buddha. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2003. 263 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5449-5; $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2776-5.

Reviewed by David R. Loy (Bunkyo University) Published on H-Buddhism (December, 2003)

Author: 
Jacqueline I. Stone
Reviewer: 
Richard Payne

Payne on Stone, 'Original Enlightenment and the Transformation of Medieval Japanese Buddhism'

Jacqueline I. Stone. Original Enlightenment and the Transformation of Medieval Japanese Buddhism. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1999. xxi + 544 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8248-2771-7; $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-2026-8.

Reviewed by Richard Payne (Institute of Buddhist Studies, Graduate Theological Union) Published on H-Buddhism (December, 2003)

Author: 
Gereon Kopf
Reviewer: 
Stephen Heine

Heine on Kopf, 'Beyond Personal Identity: Dougen, Nishida, and a Phenomenology of No-Self'

Gereon Kopf. Beyond Personal Identity: Dougen, Nishida, and a Phenomenology of No-Self. Richmond: Routledge, 2001. xx + 298 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7007-1217-5.

Reviewed by Stephen Heine (Florida International University) Published on H-Buddhism (December, 2003)

Author: 
Gananath Obeyesekere
Reviewer: 
Nick Allen

Allen on Obeyesekere, 'Imagining Karma: Ethical Transformation in Amerindian, Buddhist, and Greek Rebirth'

Gananath Obeyesekere. Imagining Karma: Ethical Transformation in Amerindian, Buddhist, and Greek Rebirth. Berkeley and London: University of California Press, 2002. xxix + 448 pp. $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-23243-3; $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-23220-4.

Reviewed by Nick Allen (Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, Oxford University) Published on H-Buddhism (October, 2003)

Author: 
Robert Sharf, Elizabeth Horton Sharf
Reviewer: 
Pamela Winfield

Winfield on Sharf and Sharf, 'Living Images: Japanese Buddhist Icons in Context'

Robert Sharf, Elizabeth Horton Sharf. Living Images: Japanese Buddhist Icons in Context. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2001. 266 pp. $49.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-3989-4.

Reviewed by Pamela Winfield (Department of Religion and Philosophy, Meredith College) Published on H-Buddhism (September, 2003)

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