Category Archives: Publications

JGB Special Focus: The Family in Modern Buddhism

I’m very happy to announce the publication of the Journal of Global Buddhism’s second “Special Focus” issue for 2015, this time on the subject of “The Family in Modern Buddhism“. The issue has been edited by our book review editor, Franz Metcalf, and … Continue reading

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Using Atlas.ti for Buddhist cannonical analysis

Over at the Atlas.ti blog is an interesting article on the uses of its software in the analysis of Buddhist canonical texts. Atlas.ti is a prominent qualitative data analysis (QDA) software that I’m a little familiar with through my anthropological … Continue reading

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New Book: Spells, Images, and Mandalas: Tracing the Evolution of Esoteric Buddhist Rituals

Here’s an announcement regarding a new book on Buddhist ritual that might be of interest to readers: Columbia University Press is pleased to announce the publication of Spells, Images, and Mandalas: Tracing the Evolution of Esoteric Buddhist Rituals by Koichi … Continue reading

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New journal on religion in Japan

Another announcement about a new journal that will interest scholars of Buddhism> the Journal of Religion in Japan, published by Brill. The first issue, which focuses on Religion and the Secular in Japan, is now available. Brill is offering free … Continue reading

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New Book: An American Buddhist Life

We are happy to announce the publication of a new book by the Journal of Global Buddhism’s Editor Emeritus: AN AMERICAN BUDDHIST LIFE: Memoirs of a Modern Dharma Pioneer By Charles S. Prebish Toronto: The Sumeru Press Inc., 2011 ISBN … Continue reading

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