JGB volume 15 now online

I’m happy to announce that volume 15 of the Journal of Global Buddhism is now underway. The first three articles and one book review are now online, with much more in the pipeline. 

Here are the details of our first offerings for 2104:


Almost a Proper Buddhist: the Post-secular Complexity of Heritage Buddhist Teen Identity in Britain
By Phra Nicholas Thanissaro 
[abstract] [full textPage 1

From Buddhist Hippies to Buddhist Geeks: The Emergence of Buddhist Postmodernism?
By Ann Gleig 
[abstract] [full textPage 15

Diversification in the Buddhist Churches of America: Demographic Trends and Their Implications for the Future Study of U.S. Buddhist Groups
By Anne C. Spencer 
[abstract] [full textPage 35

Book review

The Arts of Contemplative Care: Pioneering Voices in Buddhist Chaplaincy and Pastoral Work by Cheryl A. Giles and Willa B. Miller. Boston: Wisdom Publications, 2012, vii + 345 pages, ISBN 978-0-86171-664-7 (cloth), $34.95.

Reviewed by Wendy Cadge
[full textPage 63


About Jovan Maud

I'm a lecturer in the Institute for Social and Cultural Anthropology at Georg-August University, Göttingen, Germany. Interests include: transnational religious networks, popular religion in Thailand, religious tourism and commodification, and digital anthropology.
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