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REL218: Buddhist Traditions: Home, Find Books

A guide to research for students in Professor Darla Schumm's class.

Recommended Books

Suggested Subject Terms

Buddhist women

Women in Buddhism

Buddhist nuns

Women and religion

Women - Religious aspects

Women - Religious life

Buddhism - Customs and practices

Buddhism - Doctrines

Buddhism - History

Buddhism and literature

Buddhism and politics


Buddhist ethics

Buddhist monasticism and religious orders

Buddhist philosophy


Zen Buddhists

Call Numbers for Buddhism

Books on Buddhism can be found at call numbers starting with "BQ".

From general/introductory sources, subjects then proceed through

  • history of Buddhism
  • biography
  • sources of Buddhist tradition, texts
  • principles of Buddhism
  • Buddhist pantheon
  • forms of worship, rites, religious life
  • festivals
  • modifications: schools and sects

Your Librarian

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Rebecca Seipp
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MSIS, Information Science
The University of Texas at Austin
BA, History
Southwestern University