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    DescriptionOf foremost importance in Tibetan presentations of emptiness is the seventh century Indian master, Candrakirti, whose writings form the basis for studying the Middle Way (madhyamika) in many Tibetan monasteries. Here, Kevin Vose presents the reader with a thorough presentation of Candrakirti's rise to prominence.


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    Title
    Resurrecting Candrakirti
    Subtitle
    Disputes in the Tibetan Creation of Prasangika
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Kevin A. Vose
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 360
    Width: 150 mm
    Height: 226 mm
    Thickness: 23 mm
    Weight: 454 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780861715206
    ISBN 10: 0861715209
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: REL
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T6.6
    B&T Merchandise Category: REL
    B&T General Subject: 690
    BIC subject category V2: HRE
    Ingram Subject Code: RS
    Ingram Theme: RELI/BUDDHI
    Libri: I-RS
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25400
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: REL007050
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 294.3/92092, 294.392092, 294.342042
    LC subject heading: , ,
    LC classification: BQ7479.8.C347 V68 2009
    BISAC region code: 2.5.1.1.0.0.0
    Thema V1.0: QRFB21
    Publisher
    Wisdom Publications,U.S.
    Imprint name
    Wisdom Publications,U.S.
    Publication date
    09 February 2009
    Publication City/Country
    Somerville
    Author Information
    Kevin Vose is a professor of religious studies at the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia. He received his PhD in Buddhist studies from the University of Virginia. His research examines the interplay of late-Indian and early-Tibetan Madhyamaka and the formation of Tibetan scholasticism.
    Review quote
    "A fascinating and brilliantly readable exposition of the re-emergence in India of Candrakrti's view of ultimate truth and of the controversies involved in its reception in Tibet before it became the dominant view."--Jeffrey Hopkins