National Library of Australia


Not registered? get a library card

Your location is outside the National Library of Australia. Resources you can access:

Resource item view

Find a resource


Note: We don't search within the external databases and indexes for you, but we do provide you with access.

Encyclopedia of Buddhism

Type
website
Publisher
Gale Cengage Learning
Description
Online edition of the Encyclopedia of Buddhism (2004) edited by Robert E. Buswell Jr. It describes the Buddhist world view, basic teachings and practices of Buddhism, as well as its different schools and sects. In addition to containing entries on Buddhist scriptures, art, architecture, divinities, monastic orders, festivals, rites and ceremonies, it explores the history of Buddhism, the different forms it has taken in different parts of the world, and how Buddhism has blended with other religions like Shinto, Confucianism, Daoism, Islam, and Christianity. Part of the Gale Virtual Reference Library. Available for document delivery to Australian libraries.
keywords
Shinto, Confucianism, Daoism, Islam, Christianity, Religion

How do I access this resource?

Access to this resource is restricted to National Library of Australia registered users and/or users located in the NLA building. If you have a library card, try logging in. How do I get a library card?