Buddhism Bibliography

Boorstein, Sylvia. That’s Funny, You Don’t Look Buddhist: On Being a Faithful Jew and a Passionate Buddhist (San Francisco: HarperSan Francisco), 1997.

Buswell, Robert E., Jr. The Zen Monastic Experience (Princeton: Princeton University Press), 1992.

Cadge, Wendy. Heartwood: The First Generation of Theravada Buddhism in America (Chicago: University of Chicago Press), 2004.

Corless, Roger and Paul F. Knitter. Buddhist Emptiness and Christian Trinity. (Mahwah, NJ: Paulist Press), 1990.

Dalai Lama. The Good Heart: A Buddhist Perspective on the Teachings of Jesus. (Boston: Wisdom Publications), 1996.

Dresser, Marianne (ed.). Buddhist Women on the Edge: Contemporary Perspectives from the Western Frontier (Berkeley: Publishers Group West), 1996.

Eppsleiner, Fred and Dennis Maloney (eds.). The Path of Compassion: Contemporary Writings on Engaged Buddhism (Berkeley and Buffalo: Buddhist Peace Fellowship and White Pine Press), 1985.

Farber, Don and Rick Fields. Taking Refuge in L.A.: Life in a Vietnamese Buddhist Temple (New York: Aperture Books), 1987.

Fields, Rick. How the Swans Came to the Lake: A Narrative History of Buddhism in America (Boston: Shambhala, 1992).

Gethin, Rupert. The Foundations of Buddhism (Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press), 1998.

Goldstein, Joseph and Jack Kornfield. Seeking the Heart of Wisdom (Boston: Shambhala Books), 1986.

Gross, Rita M. Buddhism After Patriarchy: A Feminist History, Analysis, and Reconstruction of Buddhism (Albany: State University of New York Press), 1993.

Hanh, Thich Nhat. Living Buddha, Living Christ (New York: Riverhead Books), 1995.

Johnston, William. Stillpoint: Reflections on Zen and Christian Mysticism (New York: Fordham University Press), 1977.

Khema, Ayya. When the Iron Eagle Flies: Buddhism for the West (London: Penguin Books), 1991.

Lopez, Donald S. Jr. (ed.). Asian Religions In Practice: An Introduction (Princeton: Princeton University Press), 1999.

Mann, Gurinder Singh, Paul Numrich, and Raymond Williams. Buddhists, Hindus, and Sikhs in America: A Short History (Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press), 2008.

Mitchell, Donald W. Buddhism: Introducing the Buddhist Experience, Second Edition (New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press), 2008.

Prebish, Charles. Luminous Passage: The Practice and Study of Buddhism in America (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999).

Prebish, Charles S. and Kenneth K. Tanaka (eds.). The Faces of Buddhism in America (Berkeley, Los Angeles, and London: University of California Press), 1998.

Prothero, Steven. The White Buddhist: The Asian Odyssey of Henry Steel Olcott (Bloomington: Indiana University Press), 1996.

Queen, Christopher S. (ed.). Engaged Buddhism in the West (Boston: Wisdom Publications), 2000.

Queen, Christopher S. and Sallie B. King (eds.). Engaged Buddhism: Buddhist Liberation Movements in Asia (Albany: State University of New York Press), 1996.

Seager, Richard. Buddhism in America, revised ed. (New York: Columbia University Press), 2012.

Sidor, Ellen S. A Gathering of Spirit: Women Teaching in American Buddhism (Cumberland, RI: Primary Point Press), 1987.

Suzuki, Shunryu. Zen Mind, Beginner’s Mind (New York: Weatherhill), 1970.

Swearer, Donald K. The Buddhist World of Southeast Asia (Albany: State University of New York Press), 1995.

Takaki, Ronald. Strangers from a Different Shore: History of Asian American (New York: Penguin), 1989.

Takaki, Ronald. A Different Mirror (Boston: Little, Brown & Co.), 1993.

Tweed, Thomas A. The American Encounter with Buddhism 1844-1912 (Bloomington: Indiana University Press), 1992.

Tweed, Thomas A., and Stephen Prothero, eds. Asian Religions in America: A Documentary History (New York: Oxford University Press), 1999.

Walker, Susan, ed. Speaking of Silence: Christians and Buddhists on the Contemplative Way (New York: Paulist Press), 1987.

Ways of Work, Dynamic Action: Nyingma in the West (Berkeley: Dharma Publishing), 1987.