The Buddha Party: How the People's Republic of China Works to Define and Control Tibetan Buddhism

By: John Powers

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The most extensive study to date of Chinese government propaganda relating to Tibet Situates the PRC's propaganda program in the larger context of its attempts to restructure all of the religions practiced in ChinaIllustrates how without its core beliefs, Buddhism can be used as part of an "ethical religion" advocating subservience to authority. Printed Pages: 384.

Title: The Buddha Party: How the People's Republic of China Works to Define and Control Tibetan Buddhism

Author Name: John Powers

Categories: India, Tibetan Studies,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2017

ISBN: 019935815X

ISBN 13: 9780199358151

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Size: 17 x 25 Cm

Seller ID: 112290

Keywords: The Buddha Party: How the People's Republic of China Works to Define and Control Tibetan Buddhism John Powers