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  • Consequences of Compassionby Charles Goodman

    Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 30.99

    This book examines the theoretical structure of Buddhist accounts of morality, defends them against objections, and discusses their implications for free will, the justification of punishment, and other issues. more...

  • Pointing at the Moonby Jay L. Garfield; Tom J.F. Tillemans; Mario D'Amato

    Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 21.99

    This volume collects essays by distinguished philosophers and scholars working at the interface of Western philosophy and Buddhist Studies. They address a broad range of topics in the philosophy of mind, philosophy of language, logic, epistemology, and metaphysics, and demonstrate the fecundity of the interaction between the Buddhist and Western philosophical... more...

  • Chinese Religious Lifeby David A. Palmer; Glenn Shive; Philip L. Wickeri

    Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 22.99

    David A. Palmer, Glenn Shive, and Philip L. Wickeri offer an introduction to religion in contemporary China. The essays in this volume consider religion in urban, rural, and ethnic minority settings; the religious dimensions of body, gender, environment, and civil society; and the historical, sociological, economic, and political aspects of religion... more...

  • The Dysfunction of Ritual in Early Confucianismby Michael David Kaulana Ing

    Oxford University Press 2012; US$ 37.99

    Michael Ing's The Dysfunction of Ritual in Early Confucianism is the first monograph in English about the Liji --a text that purports to be the writings of Confucius' immediate disciples, and part of the earliest canon of Confucian texts called ''The Five Classics,'' included in the canon several centuries before the Analects. Ing uses his analysis... more...

  • You Are Not Your Fault and Other Revelationsby Wes "Scoop" Nisker

    Soft Skull Press 2016; US$ 16.99

    Wes Scoop? Nisker is an award-winning broadcast journalist and commentator, a renowned Buddhist meditation teacher, a best selling author and a captivating performer. In How to be an Earthling , Wes draws on his diverse experiences delivering a collection that brims with the insight, humor and wisdom he is famous for. Compiling for the first time,... more...

  • Buddha in a Teacupby Todd Walton

    Soft Skull Press 2016; US$ 15.99

    The forty-two short tales that comprise Buddha In A Teacup are set in contemporary America, as opposed to long ago China or India. Each parable springs from the author?s meditations on fundamental aspects of Buddhist dharma as those teaching apply to the world today. Some of the tales are humorous, some sad, some erotic, some mysteriousall linked... more...

  • The Ethics of ?ankara and ??ntidevaby Warren Lee Todd

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Exploring the philosophical concerns of the nature of self, this book draws from two of the most influential Indian masters, ?a?kara and ??ntideva. Todd demonstrates that an ethics of altruism is still possible within a metaphysics which assumes there to be no independent self. A new ethical model based on the notions of ?flickering consciousness?... more...

  • Answers from the Heartby Thich Nhat Hanh

    Parallax Press 2009; US$ 9.99

    We all share the experience of carrying with us the one question that has always seemingly stood in the way of the next step in our personal development, the development of our spiritual practice, or our understanding of ourselves. Answers from the Heart collects 50 of these most important and heartfelt questions posed to Thich Nhat Hanh by participants... more...

  • Happinessby Thich Nhat Hanh

    Parallax Press 2005; US$ 12.99

    Thich Nhat Hanh's central teaching is that, through mindfulness, we can learn to live in the present moment instead of in the past and in the future. It?s only way to truly develop peace, both in one's self and in the world. Now, for the first time, all of Thich Nhat Hanh?s key practices are collected in one accessible and easy-to-use volume. Happiness... more...

  • Wonderlandby Daniel Doen Silberberg

    Parallax Press 2005; US$ 9.99

    Written in the non-traditional, humorous, and slightly irreverent tone of books like Sit Down and Shut Up , and Dharma Punxs , Wonderland is a highly original riff on Alice in Wonderland , using the classic story as a jumping off point for conveying the Zen concept of ?One Mind?. Daniel Silberberg?s first book is a unique contribution to contemporary... more...