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Mapping the Spread of Buddhism: Caravans and Sailing Ships
Author Lancaster, Lewis R. (著)
Source Canadian Journal of Buddhist Studies
Volumev.17
Date2022
Pages31 - 70
PublisherNalanda College of Buddhist Studies
Publisher Url http://jps.library.utoronto.ca/index.php/cjbs
LocationToronto, Canada [多倫多, 加拿大]
Content type期刊論文=Journal Article
Language英文=English
NoteArticles
AbstractPrior to 1500 C.E., the map of the presence of Buddhism covers a wide area of Eastern Eurasia. This mapping has been given the name, “Great Circle of Buddhism”. One method of study is to identify infor- mation relating to the “rim” of this “Circle” as well as to the “core”. Im- portant events in the history of the tradition took place at the “rim” as trade and cultural issues flowed in both directions along it. Using geo-reg- istration software for the data, it is possible to document the trading and sailing circuits that were to be found in a complex pattern that had both local as well as international structures. This approach allows for a study of the dynamics of the religion’s dissemination even when textual histo- ries do not exist.
Table of contentsAbstract
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ISSN1710825X (P); 17108268 (E)
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Created date2022.11.22
Modified date2022.11.22



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