Classic and Contemporary Buddhist Works

Buddhist Teaching in India - Table of Contents

CONTENTS

Preface

1. The Teaching of the Buddha

  • Preliminary Remarks on Methodology
  • Main Teachings
  • Self and Liberating Knowledge      
  • Asceticism and Meditation  
  • Recapitulation

2. Arranging the Doctrine   

  • The Origin of the Dharma Theory
  • Systematizing the Dharma Theory            
  • Concluding Observations    

3. Mahāyāna

  • Early Mahāyāna       
  • Madhyamaka            
  • Further Developments in Mahāyāna         
  • The Logico-Epistemological School

4. Final Observations

  • Hermeneutics
  • Influences outside Buddhism
  • Landmarks

Abbreviations
Bibliography
Index