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Buddhism in Britain: A Brief History

Waterhouse, Helen (2004). Buddhism in Britain: A Brief History. In: Harris, Elizabeth J. and Kauth, Ramona eds. Meeting Buddhists. Leicester: Christians Aware, pp. 53–66.

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This chapter gives a short overview of the development of Buddhism in Britain from the founding of the Buddhist Society in 1907 to the diversity of British Buddhism at the beginning of the twenty-first century

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 1-873372-23-X, 978-1-873372-23-4
Keywords: Buddhism; Religion in Britain, Buddhism in Britain
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > History, Religious Studies, Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 2713
Depositing User: Helen Waterhouse
Date Deposited: 12 Nov 2007
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 09:47
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