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    Buddhism - Subject Guide

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    Sections in this category: General Resources | Encyclopedias

    General Resources

    Critical Terms for Religious Studies
    Essays dealing with all aspects of religion.

    Critical Terms for the Study of Buddhism
    Essays dealing with all aspects of Buddhism.

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    Encyclopedias

    Encyclopedia of Buddhism
    Search the full text of a two-volume encyclopedia describing the Buddhist world view, the teachings and practices of Buddhism, and different schools of Buddhism. Explores the history of Buddhism, the differrent forms it has taken in different parts of the world, and how it has blended with other traditions.

    Encyclopedia of Religion
    Presents a cross-cultural approach that emphasizes religion's role within everyday life and as a unique experience from culture to culture.


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    Academic Search Premier
    Indexing and abstracts for over 8,000 journals in all subject areas, with full text of articles from nearly 4,600. Includes some popular magazines as well as scholarly journals.

    FindArticles (Look Smart)
    Searches for articles in approximately 900 magazines and journals. Emphasis on trade publications. Text only - no graphic content available. Some articles available to subscribers or for a fee only.

    Google Scholar
    Search for scholarly literature across disciplines and sources. Includes peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles, etc. Particularly strong in sciences and social sciences. Selected full text. Many links are to publisher's sites which sell access. ON Campus - links to U of H holdings are available. OFF Campus - U of H users should check our holdings and use Interlibrary Services as needed.

    Humanities Abstracts
    Strong resource index for all aspects of the Humanities including: Archaeology, Area Studies, Art, Classical Studies, Communications, Dance, Film, Folklore, Gender Studies, History, Journalism, Linguistics, Literary & Social Criticism Literature, Music, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Religion and Theology


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    Journal of Buddhist Ethics
    Online journal of Buddhist ethics.


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    ArtPromote: Religion
    Search for websites, images and other information for Religious images in Art

    The Buddhist Studies WWW Virtual Library
    Extensive and well-organized introduction to the complexity and richness of Buddhism with excellent supporting links.

    Global Resources for Buddhist Studies
    List of links with strong graphical aspects.

    Intute - Religious Studies
    An extensive annotated list of Internet resources for the study and teaching of theology. Includes clusters of links relating to biblical studies, the history of theology, contemporary theology, religions and denominations, among others.

    Religious Worlds
    An excellent entry point for exploring the religious content of the Internet.

    Virtual Religion Index (Rutgers University)
    Designed "to advance research in matters of religion," this cybercatalog "analyzes and highlights important content of religion-related websites." Developed at the Rutgers University Department of Religion, its coverage of the Christian Tradition is exemplary.


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