A clearly expressed exposition of the social ethics powered by the 20th century reformist movement of non-violent social and political activism known as Engaged Buddhism. Among the areas explored are: the continuum of development from Buddhism to Engaged Buddhism; the nature of the interrelation between the individual and society; human rights concepts; non-violence and its limits; and justice/reconciliation issues. Bibliography and index.

Being Benevolence: The Social Ethics of Engaged Buddhism

SKU: 039505
$53.81Price
  • ISBN

    9780824829353
  • Authors

    King, Sallie B.
  • Extent

    291
  • Format

    Paperback
  • Year

    2005
  • Publisher

    University of Hawaii Press

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