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Buddhism: An Introduction
RELI 242
Spring 2010
Section: 01  
Crosslisting: EAST 242

This course will survey the origin, philosophies, and practices of Buddhism in the cultural contexts of India, Tibet, and Southeast Asia. Readings and lectures will be grounded on an ongoing exploration of the dynamic links between philosophy and practice, including the relationship between Buddhist thought and social responsibility. In so doing, we will look closely at the transformation of Buddhist thought and practice as it moves through different historical and cultural contexts--including your own.

Essential Capabilities: None
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA RELI
Course Format: LectureGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CEAS-MN)(CEAS-Phil/Reli)(CGST-MN)(GSAS-MN)(GSAS)(RELI-MN)(RELI)(STS)
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

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