American JewBu: jews, buddhists, and religious change

Breaking down the barriers -- Julius Goldwater and buddhist paths to self-discovery -- Jews and the liberalization of American Buddhism -- Buddhism and the creation of a contemplative Judaism -- Making meditation Jewish -- Mapping Jewish-Buddhist spirituality -- Constructing a Jewish-Buddhist identi...

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Main Author: Sigalow, Emily
Corporate Author: Brandeis University (Degree granting institution)
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Princeton Oxford Princeton University Press [2019]
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Buddhism / Conversion / Judaism / USA / Geschichte 1960-
Further subjects:B Judaism Relations Buddhism
B Jews Religious life United States
B Buddhist converts from Judaism United States
B United States Religion 1960-
B Buddhism Relations Judaism
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Summary:Breaking down the barriers -- Julius Goldwater and buddhist paths to self-discovery -- Jews and the liberalization of American Buddhism -- Buddhism and the creation of a contemplative Judaism -- Making meditation Jewish -- Mapping Jewish-Buddhist spirituality -- Constructing a Jewish-Buddhist identity -- After The Jew in the lotus.
Item Description:Revised Ph.D. thesis at Brandeis University
Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:0691174598