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Product Description: Written by one of the world's top scholars in the field of Pali Buddhism, this new and updated edition of How Buddhism Began, discusses various important doctrines and themes in early Buddhism. It takes 'early Buddhism' to be that reflected in the Pali canon, and to some extent assumes that these doctrines reflect the teachings of the Buddha himself...read more

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9780415371230 | 2 edition (Routledge, December 1, 2005), cover price $180.00 | About this edition: Written by one of the world's top scholars in the field of Pali Buddhism, this new and updated edition of How Buddhism Began, discusses various important doctrines and themes in early Buddhism.
9780485174175 | Athlone Pr, January 1, 1997, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: This book takes a fresh look at the earliest Buddhism texts and offers various suggestions how the teachings in them had developed.

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9780415514163 | 2 edition (Routledge, December 9, 2011), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Written by one of the world's top scholars in the field of Pali Buddhism, this new and updated edition of How Buddhism Began, discusses various important doctrines and themes in early Buddhism.

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9780203098738 | Routledge, January 26, 2005, cover price $170.00

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Product Description: The London 2012 Paralympic Games - the biggest, most accessible and best-attended games in the Paralympics' 64-year history - came with an explicit aim to "transform the perception of disabled people in society," and use sport to contribute to "a better world for all people with a disability...read more

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9780415384100 | 2 edition (Routledge, April 30, 2008), cover price $110.00 | About this edition: The London 2012 Paralympic Games - the biggest, most accessible and best-attended games in the Paralympics' 64-year history - came with an explicit aim to "transform the perception of disabled people in society," and use sport to contribute to "a better world for all people with a disability.

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'Theravada Buddhism' is widely recognised as the classic introduction to the branch of Buddhism found in Sri Lanka and parts of South East Asia. Written by a leading authority on Theravada Buddhism, this book takes account of the research, including the controversies of the date of the Buddha and social and political developments in Sri Lanka.

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9780415365086 | 2 edition (Routledge, June 19, 2006), cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Written by the leading authority on Theravada Buddhism, this up-dated edition takes into account recent research to include the controversies over the date of the Buddha and current social and political developments in Sri Lanka.

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9780415365093 | 2 edition (Routledge, August 8, 2006), cover price $42.95 | About this edition: 'Theravada Buddhism' is widely recognised as the classic introduction to the branch of Buddhism found in Sri Lanka and parts of South East Asia.

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Product Description: First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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9780710304445 | Reprint edition (Routledge, May 1, 1996), cover price $250.00 | About this edition: First published in 1995.
9788120807808 | Motilal Banarsidass Pub, May 1, 1992, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: When this book was first published in 1971, under the title Buddhist Precept and Practice, The Times Literary Supplement Wrote: This is an epoch-making piece of research which must mark a change in direction and appreciation if it is taken seriously and studied in details.

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Product Description: In this study a social and cultural anthropologist and a specialist in the study of religion pool their talents to examine recent changes in popular religion in Sri Lanka. As the Sinhalas themselves perceive it, Buddhism proper has always shared the religious arena with a spirit religion...read more

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9780691073330 | Princeton Univ Pr, January 1, 1989, cover price $63.00 | About this edition: In this study a social and cultural anthropologist and a specialist in the study of religion pool their talents to examine recent changes in popular religion in Sri Lanka.

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9780691019017 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, October 10, 1990), cover price $43.95 | About this edition: In this study a social and cultural anthropologist and a specialist in the study of religion pool their talents to examine recent changes in popular religion in Sri Lanka.

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Product Description: Theravada is the branch of Buddhism found in Sri Lanka and parts of South East Asia. The Buddha preached in north-east India in the fifth-century BC. He claimed that human beings are responsible for their own salvation, and put forward a new ideal of the holy life, establishing a monastic Order to enable men and women to pursue that ideal...read more

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9780710213198 | Routledge Kegan & Paul, March 1, 1988, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: Theravada is the branch of Buddhism found in Sri Lanka and parts of South East Asia.
9780415075855 | Routledge, February 1, 1988, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: First published in 1988.

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Product Description: This volume, the first in a new Oxford series devoted to Indian studies, presents six essays which cover a wide area of Indian history, ranging from the study of classical texts and legends to a linguistic analysis of a complex tribal system.

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9780195618600 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 14, 1987, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This volume, the first in a new Oxford series devoted to Indian studies, presents six essays which cover a wide area of Indian history, ranging from the study of classical texts and legends to a linguistic analysis of a complex tribal system.

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