Buddhism, International Relief Work, and Civil Society Hardback
Edited by Hiroko Kawanami, Geoffrey Samuel
Part of the Contemporary Anthropology of Religion series
Natural disasters in Asian countries have brought global attention to the work of local Buddhist communities and groups.
Here, the contributors examine local Buddhist communities and international Buddhist organizations engaged in a variety of relief work in countries including India, Thailand, Sri Lanka, China, and Japan.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 224 pages, XII, 224 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 09/12/2013
- Category: Buddhism
- ISBN: 9781137380227