Buddhist History

ASIA 450: Special Topics in Buddhist Studies, Winter 2011

Theravada Buddhist Stories: Ancient Texts to Modern Film (3 credits) Course Syllabus Excerpt Jan – Apr 2011, Tue / Thu    10:00-11:00      Buchanan B218 Instructor: Jessica L. Main, jessica.main@ubc.ca, (604) 822-9305, C.K. Choi Building, Room 283 Office hours: TBA [...]

ASIA 450: Special Topics in Buddhist Studies, Winter 20112010-07-27T19:27:01+00:00

ASIA 250: Introduction to Buddhism, Fall 2010

Introduction to Buddhism: Modernism and Other Forms (3 credits) Course Syllabus Excerpt Mon/Wed   10:00-11:00      Buchanan B315 Fri     10:00-11:00        McLeod 202 Office hours: Mondays, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm Instructor: Jessica L. Main, jessica.main@ubc.ca, (604) 822-9305, C.K. Choi Building, Room 283 [...]

ASIA 250: Introduction to Buddhism, Fall 20102010-07-27T19:09:29+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 Columbia2010-02-16T22:14:34+00:00

ASIA 250: Introduction to Buddhism, Winter 2010

Introduction to Buddhism: Indian Subcontinent to the New World (3 credits) Course Syllabus Excerpt Mon/Wed/Fri   9:00-10:00  Buchanan D222 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 Course Description: [...]

ASIA 250: Introduction to Buddhism, Winter 20102009-11-05T18:40:31+00:00