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The Resource If you meet the Buddha on the road : Buddhism, politics, and violence, Michael Jerryson

If you meet the Buddha on the road : Buddhism, politics, and violence, Michael Jerryson

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If you meet the Buddha on the road : Buddhism, politics, and violence
Title
If you meet the Buddha on the road
Title remainder
Buddhism, politics, and violence
Statement of responsibility
Michael Jerryson
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jerryson, Michael K.,
Index
index present
LC call number
BQ4570.V5
LC item number
J47 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buddha
  • Violence
  • Buddhismus
  • Gewalt
  • Gewaltlosigkeit
  • Gewalttätigkeit
  • Gotteslästerung
  • Militär
  • Politik
  • Rechtfertigung
Label
If you meet the Buddha on the road : Buddhism, politics, and violence, Michael Jerryson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The quandary of Buddhism and violence. Terms and taxonomies : the Buddhist system and violence ; The harm in researching violence ; Chapter overviews -- 1. Buddhist paths to violence. Doctrinal justifications through exceptions ; Prima facie logic : defending Buddhism and violence ; Heuristics and violence : fetishist disavowal ; Conclusion -- 2. State violence and Buddhist monks. Doctrinal backgrounds : of monks and rulers ; Dhammic autocracies ; A contemporary case study ; Weak comparisons in Myanmar ; Conclusion -- 3. The violence of gender discrimination. Challenges for Theravada Bhikkhuni Orders ; The violence in gendering sacrality ; Gender, Mae Chīs, and Bhikkhunīs ; Buddhist justifications for gender discrimination in monasticism ; Conclusion -- 4. The negotiation of violence : Buddhist military chaplains. The Thai military and Buddhist monasticism ; Ethical taxonomies and Buddhist regulations ; Transformations : a new role ; The Thai Buddhist military chaplaincy and modernity ; Conclusion -- 5. The violence of trauma : Buddhist and Muslim coping strategies. Meditation, meditation, meditation ; Academic research on Buddhist coping techniques ; Triangulating coping techniques in a conflict zone ; Results and discussion ; New directions for Buddhists and mental health ; Conclusion -- 6. Violence against Buddha : a history of blasphemy. Blasphemy and the decline of Buddhism ; Slandering doctrine in the Buddhist system ; Blasphemy and the life of relics ; Knowing Buddha Organization's Dharma Army ; Legal, economic, and social media approaches to blasphemy ; Conclusion -- Postscript: Buddhist authority, politics, and violence. Early work on religious authority : orthodoxy and orthopraxy ; Culture, charisma, and religion ; Buddhist authority beyond text and ritual ; Preliminary applications ; Conclusion
Control code
1019838375
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 226 pages
Isbn
9780190683566
Lccn
2017024067
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40028125040
System control number
(OCoLC)1019838375
Label
If you meet the Buddha on the road : Buddhism, politics, and violence, Michael Jerryson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The quandary of Buddhism and violence. Terms and taxonomies : the Buddhist system and violence ; The harm in researching violence ; Chapter overviews -- 1. Buddhist paths to violence. Doctrinal justifications through exceptions ; Prima facie logic : defending Buddhism and violence ; Heuristics and violence : fetishist disavowal ; Conclusion -- 2. State violence and Buddhist monks. Doctrinal backgrounds : of monks and rulers ; Dhammic autocracies ; A contemporary case study ; Weak comparisons in Myanmar ; Conclusion -- 3. The violence of gender discrimination. Challenges for Theravada Bhikkhuni Orders ; The violence in gendering sacrality ; Gender, Mae Chīs, and Bhikkhunīs ; Buddhist justifications for gender discrimination in monasticism ; Conclusion -- 4. The negotiation of violence : Buddhist military chaplains. The Thai military and Buddhist monasticism ; Ethical taxonomies and Buddhist regulations ; Transformations : a new role ; The Thai Buddhist military chaplaincy and modernity ; Conclusion -- 5. The violence of trauma : Buddhist and Muslim coping strategies. Meditation, meditation, meditation ; Academic research on Buddhist coping techniques ; Triangulating coping techniques in a conflict zone ; Results and discussion ; New directions for Buddhists and mental health ; Conclusion -- 6. Violence against Buddha : a history of blasphemy. Blasphemy and the decline of Buddhism ; Slandering doctrine in the Buddhist system ; Blasphemy and the life of relics ; Knowing Buddha Organization's Dharma Army ; Legal, economic, and social media approaches to blasphemy ; Conclusion -- Postscript: Buddhist authority, politics, and violence. Early work on religious authority : orthodoxy and orthopraxy ; Culture, charisma, and religion ; Buddhist authority beyond text and ritual ; Preliminary applications ; Conclusion
Control code
1019838375
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 226 pages
Isbn
9780190683566
Lccn
2017024067
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40028125040
System control number
(OCoLC)1019838375

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