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UBC Himalaya Program Winter 2018 Course Offerings

Interested in learning more about the Himalayan region? Take a look at these Himalaya-focused courses offered at UBC in Winter Term 2018/19! Choose from a selection of undergraduate and graduate-level courses with content relevant to the Himalayan region, taught by [...]

UBC Himalaya Program Winter 2018 Course Offerings 2018-10-01T22:20:32+00:00

2018 Winter Course Offerings in Buddhist Studies

With the start of the new 2018 academic year upon us, we are excited to share some of our Buddhist Studies course offerings! See below for a full listings of all courses: ASIA 211: Sex, Sexual Ethics, and Asian Religions [...]

2018 Winter Course Offerings in Buddhist Studies 2018-10-01T22:21:04+00:00

MAPPS Stream: Media Representations of Asia: Culture, Religion, Nation (Media)

The Master of Arts–Asia Pacific Policy Studies (MAPPS) program, is developing a new stream: “Media Representations of Asia: Culture, Religion, Nation” or “Media,” for short. Here is a draft description that will be posted to the MAPPS program site when [...]

MAPPS Stream: Media Representations of Asia: Culture, Religion, Nation (Media) 2010-11-24T14:00:39+00:00

A Brief Overview of Buddhist Studies at the University of British Columbia

by Jessica L. Main For prospective students: At the University of British Columbia (UBC), Buddhism is studied using a variety of disciplinary approaches and in historical periods spanning the ancient to the contemporary. The centre of this constellation of teaching [...]

A Brief Overview of Buddhist Studies at the University of British Columbia 2010-02-16T22:14:34+00:00

IAR 515B: Buddhism and Contemporary Society, Winter 2010

Buddhism, Violence, and the State in Modern and Contemporary Asia (3 credits) Course Syllabus Excerpt Wed   2:30-4:30  C.K. Choi Building Instructor: Jessica L. Main, jessica.main@ubc.ca, (604) 822-9305, C.K. Choi Building, Room 283 Office hours: Mondays, 10:00 am to 11:30 am [...]

IAR 515B: Buddhism and Contemporary Society, Winter 2010 2009-12-12T18:42:11+00:00