Pure Land Buddhism in China: A Doctrinal History Volume 1: Translation and Volume 2: Supplemental Essays and Appendices
- About the Book
This work has long guided research on Pure Land Buddhism by scholars in Japan. While many subsequent specialized studies have provided greater depth and focused research on specific aspects of that history, the overall structure described in this work remains largely unchanged.
- Richard K. Payne is Yehan Numata Professor of Japanese Buddhist Studies at the Institute of Buddhist Studies, Berkeley.