This course is discontinued

Undervisningsplan

DatoUndervises avStedTemaKommentarer / ressurser
16.01.2009Vladimir Tikhonov  Friday 14:15 -16:00, Seminarrom 12 P.A. Munchs hus   General Introduction   Separate handout 
23.01.2009Vladimir Tikhonov   Friday 14:15 -16:00, Seminarrom 12 P.A. Munchs hus   Introduction to the theory of religion  Mircea Eliade, ”Methodological Remarks on the Study of Religion’s Symbolism” The History of Religions: Essays in Methodology by Mircea Eliade and Joseph M. Kitagawa (eds.) Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1959.  
30.01.2009Vladimir Tikhonov   Friday 14:15 -16:00, Seminarrom 12 P.A. Munchs hus   Approaches to the studies of animist/shamanist cults and beliefs   M.Eliade, Shamanism, Princeton University Press, 1972; Chinese Civilization: A Sourcebook, pp. 3-17, 105-109; Sources of Chinese Tradition, pp. 3-24; Donald S. Lopez (ed.) : Buddhism in Practice, pp. 41-51, 229-241 
06.02.2009Vladimir Tikhonov   Friday 14:15 -16:00, Seminarrom 12 P.A. Munchs hus   Confucian and Neo-Confucian traditions   Chinese Civilization: A Sourcebook, pp. 17-27, 42-51, 64-69, 157-164, 172-178, 195-199, 256-263, 326-335; Sources of Chinese Tradition, pp. 24-30, 32-64, 114-159, 325-346, 598-639, 667-682, 684-741, 743-755; Donald S. Lopez (ed.) : Buddhism in Practice, pp. 251-260, 471-487 
13.02.2009Vladimir Tikhonov   Friday 14:15 -16:00, Seminarrom 12 P.A. Munchs hus   “Western” (Christian and Leftist) Thought in East Asia   Chinese Civilization: A Sourcebook, pp. 411-470,496-501; Jonathan D. Spence: The Memory Palace of Matteo Ricci, Faber, 1985. pp. xiii-xvi, 1-23, 128-200; Charles E. Ronan and Bonnie B.C. Oh (ed.): East Meets West: The Jesuits in China, 1582-1773, Loyola University Press. 1988 pp. 129-173; Arif Dirlik: The Origins of Chinese Communism, pp. 9-121; Kazuo Kasahara (ed.), A History of Japanese Religion (Tokyo: Kosei Publishing, 2001), pp. 421-441, 495-525. 
20.02.2009Vladimir Tikhonov   Friday 14:15 -16:00, Seminarrom 12 P.A. Munchs hus   Nationalism in East Asia  Chinese Civilization: A Sourcebook, pp. 401-411, 501-505; Xue Yu, Buddhism, War and Nationalism: Chinese Monks in the Struggle against Japanese Aggressions, 1931-1945 (Routledge, 2005), pp. 15-77, 136-150.

 

27.02.2009Vladimir Tikhonov   Friday 14:15 -16:00, Seminarrom 12 P.A. Munchs hus   ”New religions” in East Asia  The topics for the qualifying assignment will be announced

Ian Reader, Esben Andreasen, Finn Stefansson: Japanese religions: Past and Present, University of Hawaii Press. 1993. pp. 121-139; Kazuo Kasahara (ed.), A History of Japanese Religion (Tokyo: Kosei Publishing, 2001), pp. 561-585.  

06.03.2009Christoph Anderl  Friday 14:15 -16:00, Seminarrom 12 P.A. Munchs hus   Basic concepts of Buddhism  World of the Buddha: A Reader by L.Stryk (ed.), N.Y., 1968; Chinese Civilization: A Sourcebook, pp. 97-105; Sources of Chinese Tradition, pp. 415-433; Donald S. Lopez, Jr (ed), Buddhism in Practice, Princeton University Press, 1995, pp. 69-87; Donald S. Lopez, Jr (ed), Religions of China in Practice, Princeton University Press, 1996, pp. 360-372  
13.03.2009Christoph Anderl   Friday 14:15 -16:00, Seminarrom 12 P.A. Munchs hus   Mahayana Buddhism / introduction of Buddhism to China  Sources of Chinese Tradition, pp. 433-476; Donald S. Lopez, Jr (ed), Buddhism in Practice, Princeton University Press, 1995, pp. 228-241 Sources of Chinese Tradition, pp. 529-537; Chinese Civilization: A Sourcebook, pp. 132-136; Donald S. Lopez, Jr (ed), Religions of China in Practice, Princeton University Press, 1996, pp.82-106, 203-223, 372-381, 390-397, 423-437; Donald S. Lopez, Jr (ed), Buddhism in Practice, Princeton University Press, 1995, pp. 553-563, 578-603.  
20.03.2009Christoph Anderl   Friday 14:15 -16:00, Seminarrom 12 P.A. Munchs hus   The sinification of Buddhism: Doctrinal debates and the formation of Chinese Buddhist schools (Chan, Huayan, Tiantai, Faxiang, Mizong)  Sources of Chinese Tradition, pp. 491-529; Donald S. Lopez, Jr (ed), Buddhism in Practice, Princeton University Press, 1995, pp. 197-207 Sources of Chinese Tradition, pp. 529-537; Chinese Civilization: A Sourcebook, pp. 132-136; Donald S. Lopez, Jr (ed), Religions of China in Practice, Princeton University Press, 1996, pp.82-106, 203-223, 372-381, 390-397, 423-437; Donald S. Lopez, Jr (ed), Buddhism in Practice, Princeton University Press, 1995, pp. 553-563, 578-603.  
27.03.2009Christoph Anderl   Friday 14:15 -16:00, Seminarrom 12 P.A. Munchs hus   Folk Buddhism and Pure Land Practices in Late Medieval China  Deadline for handing in the qualifying assignment. The assignment should be submitted in Fronter by 15:00

Sources of Chinese Tradition, Sources of Chinese Tradition, pp. 481-491; Donald S. Lopez, Jr (ed), Religions of China in Practice, Princeton University Press, 1996, pp. 203-223, 423-437; Donald S. Lopez, Jr (ed), Buddhism in Practice, Princeton University Press, 1995, pp. 359-380  

03.04.2009      NO CLASS 
17.04.2009Christoph Anderl   Friday 14:15 -16:00, Seminarrom 12 P.A. Munchs hus   Seminar: Buddhist material culture, iconography, and architecture   Includes presentation of photographs on Japanese Buddhist monasteries 
23.04.2009Christoph Anderl   Friday 14:15 -16:00, Seminarrom 12 P.A. Munchs hus   The spread of Buddhism in East Asia: The formation of Korean and Japanese schools   
28.04.2009Bart Dessein/Christoph Anderl   *TUESDAY 16:00-18:00*, info about the location will be uploaded later  Seminar 2: Text and tradition - the significance of scriptures in East Asian Buddhism  This seminar will consist of a lecture by Prof. Bart Dessein (Univ. of Ghent); in cooperation with The Oslo Buddhist Studies Forum 
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