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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 8344 : Buddhism in the West 

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

This course surveys the history of Buddhist traditions in the West. Beginning with 19th century colonial contact and Asian immigration through 21st century global exchanges, we will explore the various ways that Buddhists, Buddhist communities, and Buddhist ideas have come to and developed in Western contexts.
Previous Buddhist studies courses helpful but not required.
Format: online.
Evaluation: class participation, book review, final research paper.

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