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The Resource Seeing through Zen : encounter, transformation, and genealogy in Chinese Chan Buddhism, John R. McRae

Seeing through Zen : encounter, transformation, and genealogy in Chinese Chan Buddhism, John R. McRae

Label
Seeing through Zen : encounter, transformation, and genealogy in Chinese Chan Buddhism
Title
Seeing through Zen
Title remainder
encounter, transformation, and genealogy in Chinese Chan Buddhism
Statement of responsibility
John R. McRae
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Using modern critical techniques, supported by recent manuscript discoveries, John McRae shows how a skeptical, accurate & productive assessment of Chan lineages may be made. He offers new, accessible analytic models for the interpretation of Chan spiritual practices & religious history
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-2011
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McRae, John R.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Zen Buddhism
  • Bouddhisme zen
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Zen Buddhism
  • China
  • Zen-Buddhismus
  • China
Label
Seeing through Zen : encounter, transformation, and genealogy in Chinese Chan Buddhism, John R. McRae
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-193) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Illustrations; Preface; Conventions; McRae's Rules of Zen Studies; 1 Looking at Lineage: A Fresh Perspective on Chan Buddhism; 2 Beginnings: Differentiating/Connecting Bodhidharma and the East Mountain Teaching; 3 Metropolitan Chan: Imperial Patronage and the Chan Style; 4 The Riddle of Encounter Dialogue: Who, What, When, and Where?; 5 Zen and the Art of Fund-Raising: Religious Vitality and Institutional Dominance in the Song Dynasty; 6 Climax Paradigm: Cultural Polarities and Patterns of Self-Cultivation in Song-Dynasty Chan; Notes; Character Glossary; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocm55858313
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 204 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781417522736
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt21sp
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55858313
Label
Seeing through Zen : encounter, transformation, and genealogy in Chinese Chan Buddhism, John R. McRae
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-193) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Illustrations; Preface; Conventions; McRae's Rules of Zen Studies; 1 Looking at Lineage: A Fresh Perspective on Chan Buddhism; 2 Beginnings: Differentiating/Connecting Bodhidharma and the East Mountain Teaching; 3 Metropolitan Chan: Imperial Patronage and the Chan Style; 4 The Riddle of Encounter Dialogue: Who, What, When, and Where?; 5 Zen and the Art of Fund-Raising: Religious Vitality and Institutional Dominance in the Song Dynasty; 6 Climax Paradigm: Cultural Polarities and Patterns of Self-Cultivation in Song-Dynasty Chan; Notes; Character Glossary; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocm55858313
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 204 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781417522736
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt21sp
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55858313

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