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The American encounter with Buddhism, 1844-1912

Victorian culture and the limits of dissent

by Thomas A. Tweed

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Buddhism -- United States -- History,
    • Buddhism -- Study and teaching -- United States -- History,
    • United States -- Intellectual life -- 1865-1918

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-234) and index.

      Other titlesBuddhism, 1844-1912.
      StatementThomas A. Tweed.
      SeriesReligion in North America
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBQ734 .T84 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 242 p. ;
      Number of Pages242
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1539419M
      ISBN 100253360994
      LC Control Number91017949

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        Thomas Tweed is the W. Harold and Martha Welch Professor of American Studies at the University of Notre Dame, where he was also previously the director of the Rafat and Zoreen Ansari Institute for Global Engagement with Religion in its inaugural year. His research interests include the comparative and interdisciplinary study of religion, culture, migration, transnationalism, peace, and   research in The American Encounter with Buddhism, –, in this essay I focus on Albert J. Edmunds (–), a British-American Buddhist sympa-thizer who attended spiritualist séances and celebrated “psychic phenomena,” and I consider the ways that Western occult traditions, especially Swedenbor-


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