BPM214H1: Socially Engaged Buddhism

Hours

24L

Previous Course Number

NEW214H1

Socially Engaged Buddhism applies traditional Buddhist spiritual, ethical and social teachings to improve society. This course will focus on contemporary movements in Vietnam, Tibet, China & Taiwan, Sri Lanka, Thailand and India, as well as its ramifications in the West that have inspired movements such as Buddhist prison ministries and the Peacemaker Order.

Exclusion
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)