HDS 3779

Introduction to Buddhist Commentaries and Their Critical Interpretations

Charles Hallisey


An introduction to the study of Buddhist commentaries, their textual and hermeneutic services, as well as their history and their places in Buddhist scholastic cultures. Examples of Buddhist commentaries will be drawn from across the Buddhist world.

Enrollment Limited: No
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as Religion 1707

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0.50 credits
Spring 2014
Tue Thu 8:30am-10am
Andover Hall Room 117

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • Buddhist Studies
  • South Asian Religious Traditions
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Scriptural Interpretation
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry
  • Preaching and Worship
  • Religious Education and Spiritual Development
Language Course Designation(s) None