Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

     
Available items only
E-Books/E-Docs
Author Soucy, Alexander Duncan, 1968-

Title The Buddha side : gender, power, and Buddhist practice in Vietnam / Alexander Soucy.

Publication Info. Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press, [2012]
©2012

Copies

Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (258 pages) : illustrations, plans.
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Series Topics in contemporary Buddhism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Views of the religious landscape -- Space and the ranking of Buddhisms -- Masculinities and performances of skepticism -- Offerings and blessings -- Women, offerings, and symbolic capital -- Sutra recital and Buddhist identities -- Conspicuous devotion and devotional distinctions -- Interpretive distinctions -- Language, orthodoxy, and performances of authority.
Note Description based on print version record.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Buddhism -- Vietnam -- Hanoi -- Customs and practices.
Women in Buddhism -- Vietnam -- Hanoi.
Buddhism -- Social aspects -- Vietnam -- Hanoi.
Buddhism and state -- Vietnam.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Soucy, Alexander Duncan. Buddha side : gender, power, and Buddhist practice in Vietnam. Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press, [2012] x, 244 pages Topics in contemporary Buddhism 9780824835989 (HU)3367383 (DLC)10755799
ISBN 9780824835989
9780824865856 (e-book)

 
    
Available items only