Tag Archives: Buddhism

Buddhists Discuss Science in Modern China

A review of Buddhists Discuss Science in Modern China (1895-1949), by ERIK J HAMMERSTROM.  Buddhists Discuss Science in Modern China is an innovative and fascinating exploration of the many…

Buddhist Activism in Shanghai, 1920-1956

A review of The Householder Elite: Buddhist Activism in Shanghai, 1920-1956, by JAMES BROOKS JESSUP.  This dissertation studies the role that Shanghai’s elites played in…

Samgha-State Relations in Tenth-Century China

A review of Buddhist Empires: Saṃgha-State Relations in Tenth-Century China, by BENJAMIN BROSE.  Benjamin Brose’s dissertation is path-breaking in producing a history of Buddhism during the pivotal…