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Wild geese Buddhism in Canada

Hori, Victor Sōgen.

Montreal Que. : McGill-Queen's University Press c2010

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  • Title:
    Wild geese Buddhism in Canada
  • Author: Hori, Victor Sōgen.; Harding, John S., 1971-; Soucy, Alexander, 1968-; Canadian Electronic Library (Firm)
  • Publisher: Montreal Que. : McGill-Queen's University Press
  • Creation Date: c2010
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (477 p.).
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. [407]-429) and index.
    Includes bibliographical references (p. [407]-429) and index..
  • Subjects: Buddhism -- Canada -- History
  • Description: Buddhism has been practiced in Canada for more than a century. Presenting a study of Buddhism in Canada, this title offers a history of the religion's evolution in Canada, surveys the diverse communities and beliefs of Canadian Buddhists, and presents the biographies of Buddhist leaders.
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [407]-429) and index. ; Includes bibliographical references (p. [407]-429) and index.
    Includes bibliographical references (p. [407]-429) and index..
  • Contents: Openings. How do we study buddhism in Canada? / Victor Sõgen Hori
    Asian reformers, global organizations : an exploration of the possibility of a "Canadian Buddhism" / Alexander Soucy
    Histories and overviews. Looking East : Japanese Canadians and Jodo Shinshu buddhism, 1905-1970 / Terry Watada
    Buddhism after the seventies / Henry C.H. Shiu
    Buddhism in Canada : a statistical overview from Canadian censuses, 1981-2001 / Peter Beyer
    From global to local. Jodo Shinshu in Southern Alberta : from rural Raymond to Amalgamation / John S. Harding
    That Luang : the journey and relocation of Lao Buddhism to Canada / Marybeth White
    Transforming ordinary life : turning to Zen Buddhism in Toronto / Patricia Q. Campbell
    The woodenfish program : Fo Guang Shan, Canadian Youth, and a new generation of Buddhist missionaries / Lina Verchery
    Shambhala international : the golden sun of the great East / Lynn P. Eldershaw
    From local to global. Globalization and modern transformation of Chinese Buddhism in three Chinese temples in Eastern Canada / Tannie Liu
    The Tzu Chi Merit Society from Taiwan to Canada / André Laliberté and Manuel Litalien
    A relationship of reciprocity : globalization, skilful means, and Tibetean Buddhism in Canada / Sarah F. Haynes
    Lives. Albert low : a quest for a truthful life / Mauro Peressini ; Suwanda H.J. Sugunasiri : Buddhist / Victor Sõgen Hori and Janet McLellan.
    Openings. How do we study buddhism in Canada? / Victor Sõgen Hori ; Asian reformers, global organizations : an exploration of the possibility of a "Canadian Buddhism" / Alexander Soucy
    Histories and overviews. Looking East : Japanese Canadians and Jodo Shinshu buddhism, 1905-1970 / Terry Watada ; Buddhism after the seventies / Henry C.H. Shiu ; Buddhism in Canada : a statistical overview from Canadian censuses, 1981-2001 / Peter Beyer
    From global to local. Jodo Shinshu in Southern Alberta : from rural Raymond to Amalgamation / John S. Harding ; That Luang : the journey and relocation of Lao Buddhism to Canada / Marybeth White ; Transforming ordinary life : turning to Zen Buddhism in Toronto / Patricia Q. Campbell ; The woodenfish program : Fo Guang Shan, Canadian Youth, and a new generation of Buddhist missionaries / Lina Verchery ; Shambhala international : the golden sun of the great East / Lynn P. Eldershaw
    From local to global. Globalization and modern transformation of Chinese Buddhism in three Chinese temples in Eastern Canada / Tannie Liu ; The Tzu Chi Merit Society from Taiwan to Canada / André Laliberté and Manuel Litalien ; A relationship of reciprocity : globalization, skilful means, and Tibetean Buddhism in Canada / Sarah F. Haynes
    Lives. Albert low : a quest for a truthful life / Mauro Peressini ; Suwanda H.J. Sugunasiri : Buddhist / Victor Sõgen Hori and Janet McLellan.
  • Restrictions: Access restricted to authorized users and institutions.
  • OCLC Number: 818663753
  • Identifier: ISBN0-7735-9108-7