The Publication of Volume 34 (July 2021) of JCBS

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Subject Fields: 
Religious Studies and Theology, Chinese History / Studies

Dear H-Buddhism Members,


We would like to announce the publication of the latest issue 34 of The Journal of Chinese Buddhist Studies.

Volume 34 (July 2021)  Special Issue on Pedagogy: Chinese Buddhism in Translation


Natasha Heller — Introduction

Stephanie Balkwill — Sūtra of the Unsullied Worthy Girl as Spoken by the Buddha

Katherine L. Alexander — An Excerpt from The Precious Scroll of Liu Xiang

Ann Heirman — The Consumption of Garlic: Vinaya Rules

Albert Welter — Literati Chan at the Song Dynasty Court: The Role of Yang Yi in the Creation Chan Identity



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With our best wishes,

The Editorial Team of the Journal of Chinese Buddhist Studies



Albert Welter (University of Arizona)

Jimmy Y. Yu (Florida State University)

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Jhen-Hong Yang

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