Women in the Footsteps of the Buddha: Struggle for Liberation in the Therigatha (Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism)

By: Blackstone, Kathryn R.

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A detailed exploration of the quest for liberation on the part of the early bhikkunis. Only text in the Buddhist tradition of known female authorship. Important to anyone investigating women's own perspective on their religion. Also provides a clear statement about how renunciants understand nibbana.

Title: Women in the Footsteps of the Buddha: Struggle for Liberation in the Therigatha (Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism)

Author Name: Blackstone, Kathryn R.

Categories: General,

Publisher: Routledge:

ISBN Number: 0700709622

ISBN Number 13: 9780700709625

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

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