Edited by Justin McDaniel

Eric Pouhier, June 2005

Articles by volume:

Volume 9 (2015)

Special Issue: Comparative anthropology of Buddhist transactions: moving beyond the Maussian terminology of the “gift.”

Introduction: The Comparative Anthropology of the Buddhist Gift
Nicolas Sihlé

Towards a Comparative Anthropology of the Buddhist Gift (and Other Transfers)
Nicolas Sihlé

Religious Donations, Ritual Offerings, and Humanitarian Aid: Fields of Practice According to Forms of Giving in Burma
Bénédicte Brac de la Perrière

The Healing Power of the Gift Healing Services and Remuneration in Rakhine (Western Myanmar)
Céline Coderey

Donations and Gift-Giving among Newar Buddhists, Nepal
Gérard Toffin

Gifts and the Selfless Work Ethic in Tibetan Buddhist Centres in France
Cecile Campergue

Faith, Generosity, Knowledge and the Buddhist Gift: Moral Discourses on Chinese Patronage of Tibetan Buddhist Monasteries
Jane Caple

Sex and Sexuality in Buddhism: A Tetralemma
Amy Paris Langenberg

Avadānas and Jātakas in the Newar Tradition of the Kathmandu Valley: Ritual Performances of Mahāyāna Buddhist Narratives
Todd Lewis
See Also: Teaching and Learning Guide

Divining the Buddha’s Arrival
Vanessa Sasson

Buddhists and Violence: Historical Continuity/Academic Incongruities
Michael Jerryson
See Also: Teaching and Learning Guide

Volume 8 (2014)

Buddhism and Family (pages 188–198)
Liz Wilson

Curses, Truth, and the Coming of Maitreya – Lanna Inscriptions as Objects of Power (pages 139–147)
Maria Kekki

Buddhism, Science, and the Truth About Karma (pages 117–127)
Francisca Cho

The Tranquil Meditator: Representing Buddhism and Buddhists in US Popular Media (pages 81–89)
Scott A. Mitchell

Volume 7 (2013)

Soka Gakkai International: The Global Expansion of a Japanese Buddhist Movement(pages 423–432)
Daniel Métraux

Divining Karma in Chinese Buddhism (pages 413–422)
Beverley Foulks McGuire

Buddhist Visual Worlds I: The Eyes and Ways of Seeing (pages 339–348)
Chris Hatchell

Buddhist Visual Worlds II: Practices of Visualization and Vision (pages 349–360)
Chris Hatchell

Volume 6 (2012)

An Introduction to the Tibetan Dzogchen (Great Perfection) Philosophy of Mind (pages 441–450)
David Higgins

From Weikzahood to Mediumship: How to Master the World in Contemporary Burma (pages 103–112)
Bénédicte Brac de la Perrière

Volume 5 (2011)

What is Canadian about Canadian Buddhism? (pages 536–548)
Jeff Wilson

The Visual Culture of Japanese Buddhism from the Early Modern Period to the Present (pages 389–411)
Patricia Graham

Mahāmudrā: Natural Mind in Indian and Tibetan Buddhism (pages 286–299)
Roger Jackson

The Mahāyāna Path of the Bodhisattva in the Ornament for Clear Realization (pages 166–179)
James B. Apple

Shin Buddhist Women in America (pages 180–191)
Michihiro Ama

Pre-Angkor Khmer Religion and State (pages 28–36)
Daniel Michon

Volume 4 (2010)

Buddhists in Modern Southeast Asia (pages 657–668)
Justin Thomas McDaniel

Dolpopa and Gyaltsab Debate Tathāgatagarbha: Two Distinct Interpretations of Buddha-Nature in Tibet (pages 669–678)
Tsering Wangchuk

Initial Findings on Wat Suthat: Presence, Power, and Merit-Making in the Vihara Murals and Inscriptions (pages 588–605)
Luke Schmidt

A Buddhist Colonization?: A New Perspective on the Attempted Alliance of 1910 Between the Japanese Sōtōshū and the Korean Wnjong (p 287-299)
Hwansoo Kim

Early Indian Mahāyāna Buddhism I: Recent Scholarship (p 55-65)
David Drewes

Early Indian Mahāyāna Buddhism II: New Perspectives (p 66-74)
David Drewes

Volume 3 (2009)

Local and Translocal in the Study of Theravada Buddhism and Modernity (p 935-950)
Erik Braun

The Changing Roles of Thai Buddhist Women: Obscuring Identities and Increasing Charisma (p 806-822)
Martin Seeger

The Historical Roots of Tibetan Scholasticism (p 823-835)
Carl S. Yamamoto

Mapping the American Buddhist Terrain: Paths Taken and Possible Itineraries (p 836-846)
Jeff Wilson

Buddhist Epistemology: The Study of Pramāṇa (p 537-548)
Jonathan Stoltz

Burmese Monks in Bangkok: Opening an Abhidhamma School and Creating a Lineage (p 549-565)
Kelly Meister

Buddhism and Thai Art (p 566-579)
Pattaratorn Chirapravati

A Robed Revolution: The Contemporary Buddhist Nun’s (Bhikṣuṇī) Movement (p 360-378)
Susanne Mrozik

Beyond the Weberian Trails: An Essay on the Anthropology of Southeast Asian Buddhism (p 200-224)
Pattana Kitiarsa

Volume 2 (2008)

Self-Sacrifice of the Bodhisatta in the Paññāsa Jātaka (p 769-787)
Arthid Sheravanichkul

Labrang Monastery: Tibetan Buddhism on the Sino-Tibetan Frontier (p 513-535)
Paul K. Nietupski

Mapping the Mahāyāna: Some Historical and Doctrinal Issues (p 536-555)
Mario D’Amato

Indian Buddhist Preachers Inside and Outside the Sūtras (p 134-159)
Richard Nance

Volume 1 (2007)

The Cakrasamvara Tantra: Its History, Interpretation, and Practice in India and Tibet (p 695-710)
David B. Gray

Buddhism, Politics, and Nationalism in the Twentieth and Twenty-first Centuries (p 529-546)
Thomas Borchert

Two Buddha Relic Traditions (p 341-352)
John S. Strong

The Paradox of Evil in Tiantai Buddhist Philosophy
Jee Loo Liu

The Dalai Lamas and State Power (p 260-278)
Derek F. Maher

Toward a “Wider and Juster Initiative”: Recent Comparative Work in Buddhist Ethics (p 107-119)
Maria Heim

Buddhism and Caste in India and Sri Lanka (p 120-130)
Jeffrey Samuels

Yogācāra Strategies against Realism: Appearances (ākti) and Metaphors (upacāra) (p 131-147)
Jonathan C. Gold