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The Resource Religions of the East : paths to enlightenment, Stephen Prothero, (sound recording)

Religions of the East : paths to enlightenment, Stephen Prothero, (sound recording)

Label
Religions of the East : paths to enlightenment
Title
Religions of the East
Title remainder
paths to enlightenment
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Prothero
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The aim of this course is to cultivate basic literacy in the principal religions of Asia: Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, and Taoism. Focuses include why religion matters, what the term religion means, and how Asian religions complicate that term
Member of
Cataloging source
JZ6
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Prothero, Stephen R
Dewey number
  • 291
  • 294
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
PerformerNote
Professor Stephen Prothero
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Recorded Books, Inc
Series statement
  • Modern scholar
  • Modern scholar
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Asia
  • Buddhism
  • Hinduism
  • Taoism
  • Confucianism
Label
Religions of the East : paths to enlightenment, Stephen Prothero, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Accompanying material
1 course guide (96 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm)
Bibliography note
Course guide includes bibliographic references
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lecture 1. The nature of religion and how Asian religions complicate things -- Lecture 2. Hinduism before Hinduism: Vedic religion -- Lecture 3. Hinduism as a way of wisdom -- Lecture 4. Hinduism as a way of devotion -- Lecture 5. Sikhism: the way of the disciples -- Lecture 6. Hindusism and Sikhism in America -- Lecture 7. Theravada Buddhism: buddha, dharma, sangha -- Lecture 8. Mahayana Buddhism: emptiness and compassion -- Lecture 9. Zen Buddhism: koans and zaze -- Lecture 10. Tibetan Buddhism and the Dalai Lama -- Lecture 11. Buddhism in America -- Lecture 12. Confucianism: becoming human by becoming social -- Lecture 13. Daoism: becoming human by becoming natural -- Lecture 14. Pop goes the Buddha: Asian religions in popular culture
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781419358715
Isbn Type
(course guide)
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
  • 9781419358708
  • 9781419358715
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
UC069
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm62876537
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Religions of the East : paths to enlightenment, Stephen Prothero, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Accompanying material
1 course guide (96 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm)
Bibliography note
Course guide includes bibliographic references
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lecture 1. The nature of religion and how Asian religions complicate things -- Lecture 2. Hinduism before Hinduism: Vedic religion -- Lecture 3. Hinduism as a way of wisdom -- Lecture 4. Hinduism as a way of devotion -- Lecture 5. Sikhism: the way of the disciples -- Lecture 6. Hindusism and Sikhism in America -- Lecture 7. Theravada Buddhism: buddha, dharma, sangha -- Lecture 8. Mahayana Buddhism: emptiness and compassion -- Lecture 9. Zen Buddhism: koans and zaze -- Lecture 10. Tibetan Buddhism and the Dalai Lama -- Lecture 11. Buddhism in America -- Lecture 12. Confucianism: becoming human by becoming social -- Lecture 13. Daoism: becoming human by becoming natural -- Lecture 14. Pop goes the Buddha: Asian religions in popular culture
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781419358715
Isbn Type
(course guide)
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
  • 9781419358708
  • 9781419358715
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
UC069
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm62876537
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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