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Philosophical meditations on Zen Buddhism

by Dale S. Wright

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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Huang-po, d. 850,
  • Zen Buddhism -- Doctrines

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-224) and index.

    StatementDale S. Wright.
    SeriesCambridge studies in religious traditions ;, v. 13
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ962.U33 W75 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 227 p. ;
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL691641M
    ISBN 100521590108
    LC Control Number97038793

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