JIABS 5/1 (1982)

Table of Contents

Articles

Original Purity and the Focus of Early Yogācāra
John P. Keenan
PDF
7-18
The Dragon Girl and the Abbess of Mo-Shan: Gender and Status in the Ch'an Buddhist Tradition
Miriam L. Levering
PDF
19-36
The Life and Time of Paramārtha (499-569)
Diana Y. Paul
PDF
37-69
Studies in Traditional Indian Medicine in the the Pāli Canon: Jīvaka and Āyurveda
Kenneth G. Zysk
PDF
70-86

Short Papers

Sa skya paṇḍita's Account of the bSam yas Debate: History as Polemic
Roger R. Jackson
PDF
89-99
The Text on the "Dhāraṇī Stones from Abhayagiriya": A Minor Contribution to the Study of Mahāyāna Literature in Ceylon
Gregory Schopen
PDF
100-108
A Report on Buddhism in the People's Republic of China
Alan Sponberg
PDF
109-117

Book Reviews and Notices

Histoire du Cycle de la Naissance et de la Mort (Yoshiro Imaeda)
José Ignacio Cabezón
PDF
118-121
Theravāda Meditation: The Buddhist Transformation (Winston King)
George D. Bond
PDF
121-124
Chinese Buddhism: Aspects of Interaction and Reinterpretation (W. Pachow)
Whalen W. Lai
PDF
124-126
Buddhism and Society in Southeast Asia (Donald K. Swearer)
Robert J. Bickner
PDF
126-127
Tantra in Tibet; Yoga in Tibet (Jeffrey Hopkins)
Todd Fenner
PDF
127-130

Presidential Address

Asoka and Buddhism – A Reexamination
Arthur Llewellyn Basham
PDF
131-143

Notes and News

A report o the 4th Conference of the IABS, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, U.S.A. August 7-9, 1981
Rena Haggarty
PDF
144-152