Call for Reviewers – The Journal of Buddhist Ethics

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The Journal of Buddhist Ethics has just released its 2013 call for reviews.
Any scholars interested in reviewing one of the following texts should
contact the Book Review Editor:
Henry Schliff – henry.schliff [AT]

South & Southeast Asia
• Blackburn, Ann. Locations of Buddhism: Colonialism and Modernity in Sri
Lanka (Chicago, 2010)
• Geary, David, et al., Cross-disciplinary Perspectives on a Contested
Buddhist Site (Routledge, 2012)
• Jerryson, Michael. Buddhist Fury: Religion and Violence in Southern
Thailand (Oxford, 2011)
• McDaniel, Justin Thomas. The Lovelorn Ghost & the Magical Monk:
Practicing Buddhism in Modern Thailand (Columbia, 2011)
• Ohnuma, Reiko. Ties that Bind: Maternal Imagery and Discourse in Indian
Buddhism (Oxford, 2012)

• Sugunasiri, Suwanda. Arahant Mahinda-redactor of the Buddhapujava in
Sinhala Buddhism (Toronto, Nalanda Publishing, 2012)
• Verardi, Giovanni. Hardships and Downfall of Buddhism in India (Manohar /
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2011)

• Cuevas, Bryan. Travels in the Netherworld: Buddhist Popular Narratives of
Death and the Afterlife in Tibet (SUNY, 2011)
• Lozang Jamspal. The Range of the Bodhisattva, a Mahāyāna Sutra:

Introduction and Translation (Columbia, 2011)
• Meinert, Carmen and Hans-Bernd Zöllner (eds.). Buddhist Approaches to
Human Rights: Dissonances and Resonances. (transcript Verlag, 2010)
• Wedemeyer, Christian K. Making Sense of Tantric Buddhism: History,
Semiology, and Transgression in Indian Traditions (Columbia, 2012)

• Clower, Jason. The Unlikely Buddhologist: Tiantai Buddhism in Mou
Zongsan’s New Confucianism (Leiden: Brill, 2010)
• DuBois, Thomas David. Religion and the Making of Modern East
Asia(Cambridge, 2011)
• Perry, Benjamin. The Religion of Falun Gong (Chicago, 2012)

• Rambelli, Fabio and Eric Reinders. Buddhism and Iconoclasm in East Asia:
A History (Continuum, 2012)
• Yu, Jimmy. Sanctity and Self-Inflicted Violence in Chinese Religions,
1500-1700 (Oxford University Press, 2012)

• Bein, Steve. Purifying Zen: Watsuji Tetsurō’s Shamon Dōgen (Hawai‘i, 2011)
• Heine, Steven. Sacred High City, Scared Low City (Oxford, 2011)
• Miyamoto, Yuki. Beyond the Mushroom Cloud: Commemoration, Religion, and
Responsibility after Hiroshima (Fordham, 2012)
• Mun Chanju. Purification Buddhist Movement, 1954-1970: The Struggle to
Restore Celibacy in the Jogye

Order of Korean Buddhism (Blue Pine, 2011)
• Shields, James Mark. Critical Buddhism: Engaging with Modern Japanese
Buddhist Thought (Ashgate, 2011)

Global/Western Buddhism
• Ama Michihiro. Immigrants to the Pure Land: The Modernization,
Acculturation, and Globalization of Shin Buddhism, 1898-1941 (Hawai‘i
Press, 2011)
• Hu Hsiao-Lan, This-Worldly Nibbana: A Buddhist-Feminist Social Ethic for

Peacemaking in the Global Community (SUNY, 2011)
• Rathore, Aakash Singh, and Ajay Verma. The Buddha and His Dhamma: A
Critical Edition (Oxford, 2011)
• Hackett, Paul. Theos Bernard, the White Lama: Tibet, Yoga, and American
Religious Life (Columbia, 2012)

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