H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Buddhism: 7 August - 14 August

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 7 August 2017 to 14 August 2017.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Buddhism.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at
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RESOURCE> Visualization of Zotero Buddhist Studies Bibliography with VOSviewer: (2) Keyword tagging styles and conventions


When adding new materials to the Zotero Buddhism bibliography (especially when importing from other databases, such as WorldCat) it is important to check each entry and fix spelling, punctuation, etc., as such databases usually contain a high frequency of errors.

RESOURCE> Visualization of Zotero Buddhist Studies Bibliography with VOSviewer: (1) Introduction

Dear Colleagues,

Some of you will recall my having initiated, a few years back, an online, collaborative, open and free bibliographical project for Buddhist Studies using the Zotero bibliography tool. I initially seeded this database with about 5,000 entries from my personal bibliographical collection, and, along with a few others, have been steadily adding to it, such that it presently contains over 9,000 entries.

JOBS> Position in Contemporary Chinese Studies at HUJI

Dear friends and colleagues,

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem has announced a search for a tenure-track position in contemporary Chinese studies. Priorities incline to political subjects, but all options are open and we encourage specialists in Buddhism, and Chinese religions more generally, to apply. Please follow the link in the following notice:

NEW BOOK> Rethinking the Buddha in paperback

Dear friends and colleagues,

I thought some of you may be interested to learn that my book, Rethinking the Buddha: Early Buddhist Philosophy as Meditative Perception (Cambridge, 2014) has recently been issued in paperback, so that it is now available at a more reasonable price. This is a brief description of its contents:


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