Announcing the Publication of Journal of Chinese Buddhist Studies Volume 28

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Announcing the Publication of Journal of Chinese Buddhist Studies Volume 28


We are pleased to announce the publication of Volume 28 of Journal of Chinese Buddhist Studies by the Chung-Hwa Institute of Buddhist Studies. The JCBS is an international, peer-reviewed journal publishing high-quality, original research on the historical study of Chinese Buddhism in the pre-modern and modern periods. The journal website can be accessed via the link below:


The Volume 28 of Journal of Chinese Buddhist Studies includes the following contributions:

Fang Guangchang 方廣錩 — Defining the Chinese Buddhist Canon: Its Origin, Periodization, and Future

C. Pierce Salguero — Reexamining the Categories and Canons of Chinese Buddhist Healing

Mario Poceski — Conceptions and Attitudes towards Contemplative Practice within the Early Traditions of Chan Buddhism

Wendi L. Adamek — Addressing the Mind: Developments in the Culture of Confession in Sui-Tang China

Benjamin Brose — Disorienting Medicine: Fayan Wenyi’s Ten Admonishments for the Lineage

Eyal Aviv — A Well-Reasoned Dharma: Buddhist Logic in Republican China



Call for Contributions: Journal of Chinese Buddhist Studies


The Journal of Chinese Buddhist Studies now accepts articles in English only. If you wish to submit your article manuscript for publication, please send in a Word document file formatted according to the “Manuscript Formatting” requirements. If you wish to organize a special topics issue, please send a proposal which contains a hundred-word description of the project, together with a list of potential participants and individual paper contributions. When sending your manuscript, please include your name, academic position, complete mailing address, telephone number and your e-mail address. Please also fill out the “Form for Contributors” document. Email all submissions to


The JCBS produces one issue a year. The deadline for article submissions is December 15. The deadline for special topics proposals is November 1. Publication time for the each volume is in July.


For more details about the “Submissions” and “Manuscript Formatting,” please check the webpage at



Daniel B. Stevenson (University of Kansas)

Jimmy Y. Yu (Florida State University)



Shu-ya Hsu (Chung-Hwa Institute of Buddhist Studies)