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  • Books Received
Body Consciousness: A Philosophy of Mindfulness and Somaesthetics. By Richard Shusterman. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2008. Pp. xv + 239. Hardcover $85.00. Paper $24.99.
Buddhist Scriptures as Literature: Sacred Rhetoric and the Uses of Theory. By Ralph Flores. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2008. Pp. vii + 223. Hardcover $65.00.
The Chi Revolution: Harness the Healing Power of Your Life Force. By Bruce Frantzis. Berkeley: Blue Snake Books, 2008. Pp. xvii + 225. Paper U.S. $19.95, CAN $24.95.
China’s New Confucianism: Politics and Everyday Life in a Changing Society. By Daniel A. Bell. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2008. Pp. xvii + 240. Hardcover $26.95, £15.95.
La Cina in Italia: Una Bibliografia dal 1899 al 1999. By Francesco D’Arelli. Roma: Istituto Italiano per l’Africa e l’Oriente, 2007. Pp. xiv + 392. Price not given.
Crossing Horizons: World, Self, and Language in Indian and Western Thought. By Shlomo Biderman and translated by Ornan Rotem. New York: Columbia University Press, 2008. Pp. x + 356. Hardcover $45.00, £26.50.
Educations and Their Purposes: A Conversation among Cultures. Edited by Roger T. Ames and Peter D. Hershock. Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press and East-West Philosophers Conference, 2008. Pp. xi + 472. Hardcover $59.00.
Emptiness and Temporality: Buddhism and Medieval Japanese Poetics. By Esperanza Ramirez-Christensen. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2008. Pp. x + 208. Hardcover $55.00.
Heidegger on East-West Dialogue: Anticipating the Event. By Lin Ma. New York and London: Routledge, 2008. Pp. xii + 268. Price not given.
The Linji lu and the Creation of Chan Orthodoxy: The Development of Chan’s Records of Sayings Literature. By Albert Welter. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. Pp. xii + 236. Hardcover $65.00.
Madhvas Zitate aus den Purāṇas und dem Mahābhārata: Eine Analytische Zusammenstellung Nicht Identifizierbarer Quellenzitate in Madhvas Werken Nebst Übersetzung und Anmerkungen. By Roque Mesquita. Wien: Sammlung de Nobili and Institut für Südasien-, Tibet- und Buddhismuskunde der Universität Wien, 2007. Pp. 643. Price not given.
Meister Eckhart: An Asian Perspective. By Hee-Sung Keel. Louvain, Paris, and Dudley (MA): Peeters Press, 2007. Pp. xii + 319. Paper €22. [End Page 122]
Mīmāṃsā and Vedānta: Interaction and Continuity. Edited by Johannes Bronkhorst. Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass, 2007. Pp. xii + 260. Hardcover Rs 600.
Naguib Mahfouz: A Western and Eastern Cage of Female Entrapment. By Pamela Allegretto-Diiulio. Youngstown, NY: Cambria Press, 2007. Pp. xxiii + 241. Price not given.
Overcoming Modernity: Cultural Identity in Wartime Japan. Edited and translated by Richard F. Calichman. New York: Columbia University Press, 2008. Pp. xvi + 227. Hardcover $45.00, £26.50.
The Perfectibility of Human Nature in Eastern and Western Thought. By Harold Coward. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2008. Pp. ix + 219. Hardcover $74.50. Paper $24.95.
Polishing the Chinese Mirror: Essays in Honor of Henry Rosemont, Jr. Edited by Marthe Chandler and Ronnie Littlejohn. New York: Global Scholarly Publications, 2008. Pp. 432. Price not given.
Stairway to Nirvāṇa: A Study of the Twenty Saṃghas Based on the Works of Tsong Kha Pa. By James B. Apple. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2008. Pp. xii + 275. Hardcover $75.00.
Teaching Confucianism. Edited by Jeffrey L. Richey. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. Pp. xiii + 230. Hardcover $49.95.
Text and Ritual in Early China. Edited by Martin Kern. Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 2008. Pp. xxvii + 332. Paper $27.95, £14.99.
What Science Offers the Humanities: Integrating Body and Culture. By Edward Slingerland. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2008. Pp. xv + 370. Hardcover $85.00. Paper $24.99.
Written at Imperial Command: Panegyric Poetry in Early Medieval China. By Fusheng Wu. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2008. Pp. ix + 289. Hardcover $80.00.
Zen Ritual: Studies of Zen Buddhist Theory in Practice. Edited by Steven Heine and Dale S. Wright. New York: Oxford University Press, 2007. Pp. xiii + 337. Paper $26.00.
Zen Sourcebook: Traditional Documents from China, Korea, and Japan. Edited by Stephen Addiss, Stanley Lombardo and Judith Roitman. Indianapolis and Cambridge: Hackett Publishing Company, 2008. Pp. xxxii + 275...


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