Author:David R. Loy and Linda Goodhew

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The Dharma of Dragons and Daemons: Buddhist Themes in Modern Fantasy

By: David R. Loy and Linda Goodhew

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Boston, USA, Wisdom Publications: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008325

ISBN: 0861714768

Condition: Brand New


Many books are called groundbreaking, but this one is truly unique and sure to appeal to anyone with an interest in fantasy literature. It employs a Buddhist perspective to appreciate some of the major works of modern fantasy - and uses modern fantasy fiction to elucidate Buddhist teachings. In the tradition of David Loy''s cutting-edge presentation of a Buddhist social theory in The Great Awakening, this pioneering work of Buddhist literary analysis, renown scholar David Loy and Linda Goodhew offer ways of reading modern fantasy-genre fiction that illuminate both the stories themselves, and t... View more info