Early Buddhist Transmission and Trade Networks

Mobility and Exchange within and beyond the Northwestern Borderlands of South Asia

Jason Neelis

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€151,00
$182.00
ISBN13: 
9789004181595
E-ISBN: 
9789004194588
Publication Date: 
November 2010
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Hardback
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xviii, 371 pp.
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1878-8106
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2

Edited by Reinhold Glei and Nikolas Jaspert

This collection of articles applies concepts developed in the wake of the so-called “spatial turn” to the field of religious studies.
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Volume: 
9
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004335059
E-ISBN: 
9789004335066
Publication date: 
December 2016
€162,00
$194.00

Edited by Carmen Meinert (Ruhr University Bochum, Center for Religious Studies (CERES)).

Transfer of Buddhism across Central Asian Networks (7th to 13th Centuries), ed. Carmen Meinert, offers a transregional and transcultural vision for religious transfer processes in Central Asian history. It explores Buddhist localisations in the Tarim basin, the Transhimalaya and Tibet.
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Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004307414
E-ISBN: 
9789004307438
Publication date: 
October 2015
€126,00
$163.00

Edited by Matthias Bley (University of Heidelberg), Nikolas Jaspert (University of Heidelberg) and Stefan Köck (Rühr University Bochum).

This volume comprises fifteen articles on the differing functions that purity, impurity, pollution and related categories could fulfil in Asian and European religions and societies of the 3rd to 17th century c.E. They focus processes of religious demarcation and transfer.
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Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004289741
E-ISBN: 
9789004289758
Publication date: 
April 2015
€146,00
$184.00

by Isomae Jun'ichi (International Research Center for Japanese Studies), Translated by Galen Amstutz and Lynne E. Riggs.

Religious Discourse in Modern Japan explores the transportation of the Western concept of “religion” in in the modern era; the emergence of discourse on Shinto, philosophy, and Buddhism; and the evolution of the academic discipline of religious studies in Japan.
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Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004272613
E-ISBN: 
9789004272682
Publication date: 
June 2014
€178,00
$213.00

Edited by Peter Wick (Ruhr-Universität Bochum) and Volker Rabens (Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena).

Religions and Trade carves new pathways into the world of religious dynamics. In this array of essays a number of international scholars investigate the ways in which eastern and western religions were formed and transformed from the perspective of “trade.”
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004255289
E-ISBN: 
9789004255302
Publication date: 
December 2013
€153,00
$184.00

Edited by Marion Eggert and Lucian Hölscher (Ruhr-University Bochum)

Religion and Secularity assembles studies on the concept of „secularity“ in various cultures, thereby tracing the entangled history of the modern re-configuration of the religious field across the Eurasion continent.
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Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004251328
E-ISBN: 
9789004251335
Publication date: 
April 2013
€123,00
$144.00

Edited by Christian Frevel and Christophe Nihan

Focusing on concepts, practices and images associated with purity in the ancient Mediterranean, this volume contributes new aspects to the current discussion about the forming of religious traditions, from a comparative perspective that acknowldges individual developments, mutual exchanges, as...
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004232105
E-ISBN: 
9789004232297
Publication date: 
November 2012
€216,00
$272.00

Edited by Volkhard Krech and Marion Steinicke

The conference volume of the Bochumer Kolleg “Dynamics in the History of Religions between Asia and Europe” outlines the thesis that religion is not a homogeneous cultural phenomenon, but a dense network of diachronically and synchronically differing traditions.
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Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004185005
E-ISBN: 
9789004225350
Publication date: 
November 2011
€177,00
$213.00