One Plus One Makes Three: Buddhist Gender, Monasticism, and the Law of the Non-excluded Middle

@article{Gyatso2003OnePO,
  title={One Plus One Makes Three: Buddhist Gender, Monasticism, and the Law of the Non-excluded Middle},
  author={Janet Gyatso},
  journal={History of Religions},
  year={2003},
  volume={43},
  pages={89 - 115}
}
  • Janet Gyatso
  • Published 1 November 2003
  • History
  • History of Religions
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