Secular Buddhism and Justice

@article{Contestabile2018SecularBA,
  title={Secular Buddhism and Justice},
  author={Bruno Contestabile},
  journal={Contemporary Buddhism},
  year={2018},
  volume={19},
  pages={237 - 250}
}
Abstract Starting point: The core idea of secular Buddhism is to grasp the spirit of early Buddhism and transpose it into the present. The best known approach to implement this idea is Stephen Batchelor’s Buddhism Without Beliefs, an approach which advocates an agnostic stance with regard to the doctrine of rebirth and denies its relevance for daily practice. Type of problem: • Is there a way to revise the doctrine of rebirth, instead of completely dropping it?• What is the impact on the notion… Expand
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The New Dharma: A Select Bibliography of Secular Buddhism
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  • History
  • Journal of Religious & Theological Information
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Abstract In 1997, Stephen Batchelor published his ideas about a new form of Buddhism free of religion in the book Buddhism Without Beliefs. This concept of Buddhism would later be known as SecularExpand

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