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Buddhist women across cultures

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in Buddhism.,
  • Women -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism.,
  • Buddhist women.,
  • Feminism -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-306) and index.

    Statementedited by Karma Lekshe Tsomo.
    SeriesSUNY series, feminist philosophy
    ContributionsKarma Lekshe Tsomo, Bhikṣuṇī, 1944-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ4570.W6 K34 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 326 p. ;
    Number of Pages326
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL372677M
    ISBN 100791441377, 0791441385
    LC Control Number98034325


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