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Fall 2013 Early Registration: Apr. 8 - Apr. 19, 2013
Fall 2013 General Registration: Aug. 19 - Aug. 30, 2013

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HR 8160 : Readings in Early Buddhist Texts 

Instructor(s): Fronsdal , Units: 3.0
This is an Online CourseCourse Level: Introductory
Our online courses are co-sponsored by the Starr King School for the Ministry

This online course consists of extensive reading of selected discourse from the Middle Length Discourses. These readings will be aided by study guides as well as 39 archived audio files of lectures. A co-teacher will lead question and discussion and evaluate assignments. Evaluation will be based on one 2 page reflective essay on each of the ten course sections, on a take-home essay mid-term and a final term paper. The course is intended for M.A., M.Div., and M.B.S students. Auditors with faculty permission.

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