Schopen Gregory Books
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Buddhist Nuns, Monks, and Other Worldly Matters
edizioni Univ of Hawaii Pr collana Univ of Hawaii Pr (Paperback) , 2014
The text is Schopen's fourth collection of scholarly essays discussing monastic Buddhism in India. Essay titles include, The Urban Buddhist Nun and a Protective Rite for Children in Early North India, Counting the Buddha and the Local Spirits In: A Monastic Ritual of Inclusion for the Rain Retreat, and On the Underside...
Buddhist Monks and Business Matters
edizioni Univ of Hawaii Pr collana Univ of Hawaii Pr (Paperback) , 2004
Schopen (East Asian languages and cultures, U. of California-Los Angeles) provides a second collection of essays, all but one of the 14 published in various places between 1994 and 2001. Among the topics he explores are lending on interest, dead monks and bad debts, the monastic ownership of servants or slaves, and...