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Enlightenment in Dispute

The Reinvention of Chan Buddhism in Seventeenth-Century China

by Wu, Jiang.

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhism,
  • Religion & Beliefs,
  • Buddhism - History,
  • Theology,
  • Zen,
  • Religion / Buddhism / History,
  • Buddhism - General,
  • Religion,
  • Philosophy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages480
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10135312M
    ISBN 100195333578
    ISBN 109780195333572

    Enlightenment in Dispute: The Reinvention of Chan Buddhism in Seventeenth-Century China. Author. Wu, Jiang. Publisher. Oxford University Press. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping $ free shipping worldwide. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Ancient History.   Enlightenment in Dispute: It resulted in many nasty letters, books, and even a lawsuit that led to book burning and a warrant for the arrest of Author: Dosho Port.

    Enlightenment, term applied to the mainstream of thought of 18th-century Europe and America. Background and Basic Tenets The scientific and intellectual developments of the 17th cent.—the discoveries of Isaac Newton, the rationalism of Réné Descartes, the skepticism of Pierre Bayle, the pantheism of Benedict de Spinoza, and the empiricism of Francis Bacon and John . Daniel Roche, the foremost historian of eighteenth-century France, brings the Old Regime to life by showing how its institutions operated and how they were understood by the people who worked within them. Roche depicts the eighteenth-century French 'culture of appearances' -- the food and clothing, living quarters, and reading material of the peasant, the merchant, the .

    Get this from a library! Enlightenment in Dispute: the Reinvention of Chan Buddhism in Seventeenth-Century China.. [Jiang Wu; Oxford University Press.] -- Focusing on the evolution of a series of controversies about Chan enlightenment, Jiang Wu describes the process by which Chan reemerged as the most prominent Buddhist establishment of the time. Table of contents for Enlightenment in dispute: the reinvention of Chan Buddhism in seventeenth century China / Jiang Wu. Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog.


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The benefit of doing so is that this book can be used by researchers and students as a handbook of seventeenth-century Chan Buddhism.

Such a meticulously documented book is needed because when reading Buddhist sources from this period, scholars will inevitably come across many refer-ences to the major events and figures I study in this book. title = "Enlightenment in Dispute: The Reinvention of Chan Buddhism in Seventeenth-Century China", abstract = "This book studies the revival of Chan Buddhism in seventeenth-century China.

Focusing on a series of controversies, this book argues that the Chan revival was a systematic reinvention of Chan ideals of the by: Although much of the book is devoted to illuminating the doctrinal and soteriological issues behind the enlightenment dispute, Schlütter makes the case that the dispute must be understood in the context of government policies toward Buddhism, economic factors, and social by: 5.

Enlightenment in Dispute is the first comprehensive study of the revival of Chan Buddhism in seventeenth-century China.

Focusing on the evolution of a series of controversies about Chan enlightenment, Jiang Wu describes the process by which Chan reemerged as the most prominent Buddhist establishment of the time. How Zen Became Zen: The Dispute over Enlightenment and the Formation of Chan Buddhism in Song-Dynasty China (Studies in East Asian Buddhism) Morten Schlutter This takes a novel approach to understanding one of the most crucial developments in Zen Buddhism: the dispute over the nature of enlightenment that erupted within the Chinese Chan (Zen.

Enlightenment in Dispute is an impressive and rich study that demonstrates the revival of Chan Buddhism in the seventeenth century. Its innovation lies in highlighting how controversies and disputes within the Buddhist communities were not.

In this engaging and lucid book, Samuel Fleischacker first explains and assesses Kant's philosophy of Enlightenment.

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How Zen Became Zen takes a novel approach to understanding one of the most crucial developments in Zen Buddhism: the dispute over the nature of enlightenment that erupted within the Chinese Chan (Zen) school in the twelfth century/5. Reviews ‘The book has much to recommend it. It ranges widely and discusses a variety of thinkers, both familiar and somewhat less familiar.

It is attentive to discussions of the concept of enlightenment that Kant provided in texts other than the now-familiar essay from (e.g., his contribution to the Pantheism Dispute "What is Orientation in Thinking?") and examines. The Age of Enlightenment (also known as the Age of Reason or simply the Enlightenment) was an intellectual and philosophical movement that dominated the world of ideas in Europe during the 17th to 19th centuries.

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This book studies the revival of Chan Buddhism in seventeenth‐century China. Focusing on a series of controversies, this book argues that the Chan revival was a systematic reinvention of Chan ideals of the past.

The revival not only reshaped Chinese Buddhism but also greatly influenced Buddhism throughout East Asia. The first controversy is the debate between Miyun.

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