Precept and Practice: Traditional Buddhism in the Rural Highlands of Ceylon

By: Gombrich, Richard F.

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First edition. ink stamp on front endpaper, minor pencil marginalia throughout text. 1971 Hard Cover. xiv, 366 pp. This is an empirical study of religion - particularly religious change. In it, Gombrich explores all aspects of religious change in belief and practice in Ceylon, not only in modern times but over the two and a half millennia during which Buddhism has flourished.

Title: Precept and Practice: Traditional Buddhism in the Rural Highlands of Ceylon

Author: Gombrich, Richard F.

Categories: Buddhism, Modern First Editions, History, Anthropology,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Clarendon Press: 1971

ISBN Number: 0198265255

ISBN Number 13: 9780198265252

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2287254

Keywords: RELIGION RELIGIOUS BUDDHISM CEYLON HISTORY ANTHROPOLOGY,