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ABBOTT, TERRY RAE
Vasubandhu's Commentary to the Saddharmapundarika-sutra a Study of Its History and Significance. [electronic resource]. 1985. 435 p.

AGOSTINI, GIULIO
Indian Views of the Buddhist Laity: Precepts and Upāsaka Status. [electronic resource]. 2002. 282 p.

AHN, JUHN YOUNG
Malady of Meditation: A Prolegomenon to the Study of Illness and Zen. [electronic resource]. 2007. 400 p.

ASSAVAVIRULHAKARN, PRAPOD
The Ascendency of Theravada Buddhism in Southeast Asia. [electronic resource]. 1990. 332 p.

BIELEFELDT, CARL WILLIAM
The "Fukan Zazen-Gi" and the Meditation Teachings of The Japanese Zen Master Dogen. [electronic resource]. 1980. 255 p.

BLUM, MARK
Gyōnen's Jōdo Hōmon Genrushō and The Importance of Lineage to the Pure Land Tradition. [electronic resource]. 1990. 565 p.

BUSWELL, ROBERT E.
The Korean Origin of the Vajrasamadhi-Sutra: A Case Study in Determining the Dating, Provenance, and Authorship of a Buddhist Apocryphal Scripture. [electronic resource]. 1985. 624 p.

CHO, EUN-SU
Language and Meaning: Buddhist Interpretations of "The Buddha's Word" in Indian and Chinese Perspectives. [electronic resource]. 1997. 237 p.

CHO, SUNGTAEK
The Rise of Mahāyāna Buddhism: A Study of Its Self-Identity and Institutionalization through Reconstructing the Biographical Process of the Buddha. [electronic resource]. 1995. 207 p.

DACHILLE, RAE
The Body Mandala Debate: Knowing the Body through a Network of Fifteenth-Century Tibetan Buddhist Texts. [electronic resource]. 2015. 350 p.

DAVIDSON, RONALD
Buddhist Systems of Transformation: Āśraya-Parivrtti/-Parāvrtti among the Yogācāra. [electronic resource]. 1985. 422 p.

GOODMAN, AMANDA K.
The Ritual Instructions for Altar Methods (Tanfa yize): Prolegomenon to the Study of a Chinese Esoteric Buddhist Ritual Compendium from Late-Medieval Dunhuang. [electronic resource]. 2013. 123 p.

GREENE, ERIC M.
Meditation, Repentance, and Visionary Experience in Early Medieval Chinese Buddhism. [electronic resource]. 2012. 664 p.

GYATSO, JANET
The Literary Transmission of the Traditions of Thang-stong rGyal-po: A Study of Visionary Buddhism in Tibet. [electronic resource]. 1981. 287 p.

HALL, DAVID AVALON
Marishiten: Buddhism and the Warrior Goddess. [electronic resource]. 1990. 426 p.

KRITZER, ROBERT BENJAMIN
Pratītyasamutpāda in the Abhidharmasamuccaya: Conditioned Origination in the Yogācāra Abhidharma. [electronic resource]. 1995. 282 p.

LEE, JINWOL Y. H.
Chʼoŭi Ŭisun (1786-1866): A Liberal Sŏn Master and an Engaged Artist in Late Chosŏn Korea. [electronic resource]. 1998. 503 p.

LIN, NANCY
Adapting the Buddha's Biographies: A Cultural History of the Wish-Fulfilling Vine in Tibet, Seventeenth to Eighteenth Centuries. [electronic resource]. 2011. 332 p.

McMULLEN, MATTHEW
The Development of Esoteric Buddhist Scholasticism in Early Medieval Japan. [electronic resource]. 2016. 354 p.

PARK, CHANGHWAN
The Sautrāntika Theory of Seeds (bīja) Revisited: With Special Reference to the Ideological Continuity between Vasubandhu's Theory of Seeds and Its Śrīlāta/Dārṣṭāntika Precedents. [electronic resource]. 2007. 467 p.

PARK, SUNG BAE
Wonhyo's Commentaries on the Awakening of Faith in Mahayana. [electronic resource]. 1979. 274 p.

POWELL, WILLIAM
The Record of Tung-shan: An Analysis of Pedagogic Style in Ch'an Buddism. [electronic resource]. 1982. 388 p.

SHIH, JEN LANG
The Perpetuity of the Dharma: A Study and Translation of Da Aluohan Nantimiduoluo Suoshuo Fazhu Ji. [electronic resource]. 2002. 269 p.

STUART, DANIEL
A Less Traveled Path: Meditation and Textual Practice in the Saddharmasmṛtyupasthāna(sūtra). [electronic resource]. 2012. 619 p.

TANAKA, KENNETH
The Kuan Wu-Liang-Shou Ching I-shu by Ching-Ying Hui-Yüan, 523- 592, and Its Contribution to Early Chinese Pure Land Buddhism. [electronic resource]. 1986. 408 p.

TOKUNO, KYOKO
Byways in Chinese Buddhism: The Book of Trapusa and Indigenous Scriptures. [electronic resource]. 1994. 381 p.

TSAI, YAO-MING
Searching for the Origins of Mahāyāna and Moving toward a Better Understanding of Early Mahāyāna. [electronic resource]. 1997. 241 p.

WALKER, TRENT
Unfolding Buddhism: Communal Scripts, Localized Translations, and the Work of the Dying in Cambodian Chanted Leporellos. [electronic resource]. 2018. 1651 p.

WILLIAMS, BRUCE
Mea Maxima Vikalpa: Repentance, Meditation, and the Dynamics of Liberation in Medieval Chinese Buddhism, 500-650 CE. [electronic resource]. 2002. 274 p.