Asian Studies Major/Minor Course • Asian Studies Graduate Certificate
Religious Studies

Course Credits: 3
Asian Studies Major/Minor Course
Asian Studies Graduate Certificate


Semester(s) Offered

  • Fall 2020
  • Fall 2019
  • Fall 2018
  • Fall 2017
  • Fall 2016
  • Fall 2015
  • Spring 2015
  • Fall 2013
  • Spring 2013
  • Spring 2012

Catalog Description

Introduction to Buddhist thought and practice in the variety of its historical and cultural contexts. The course begins with an exploration of narrative, cosmology, doctrine and ritual in early Buddhism and the Theravada of South and Southeast Asia. Through case studies, we then trace diverse conceptions of the Buddhist path in Tibet and East Asia where the Mahayana spread.


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