A History of Zen Buddhism

By: Dumoulin, Heinrich

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Second printing. Spine creased and lightly toned, ink stamp on half-title page. 1971 Trade Paperback. viii, 335 pp. CONTENTS: Preface; The Mystical Element in Early Buddhism and Hinayana; Mysticism Within Mahayana; The Mahayana Sutras and Zen; The Anticipation of Zen in Chinese Buddhism; Zen Patriarchs of the Early Period; The High Period of Chinese Zen; Peculiarities of the Five Houses; Spread and Methodological Development During the Sung Period; The Transplanting of Zen to Japan; The Zen Master Dogen; The Cultural Influence of Zen in the Muromachi Period; The First Encounter Between Zen and Christianity; Zen in the Modern Japanese Age; The Zen Mysticism of Hakuin; The Essence of Zen; Notes; Bibliography; Index.

Title: A History of Zen Buddhism

Author: Dumoulin, Heinrich

Categories: Zen, Eastern,

Edition: 2nd Printing

Publisher: Beacon Press: 1971

ISBN Number: 0807059773

ISBN Number 13: 9780807059777

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2289060