Academic Journals on Buddhist Studies

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Bankei
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Academic Journals on Buddhist Studies

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Hi

Following on from Ben's post on the Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies Journal, I though I would place a list of other journals covering Buddhist Studies:

Buddhist Studies Review
http://www.equinoxjournals.com/BSR/issue/current" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
This is a paid for subscription based journal of the UK Buddhist Studies Association.
Archives (pre 2005) are available for free download at:
http://www.ukabs.org.uk/ukabs/resources ... vols-1-22/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Buddhist-Christian Studies
Fee based subscription
http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/buddhist-c ... rrent.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Canadian Journal of Buddhist Studies
Must register (free) to get full access to the articles (excellent too!)
http://jps.library.utoronto.ca/index.php/cjbs" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Contemporary Buddhism
Fee based
http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/routledg/rcbh" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

International Journal of Buddhist Thought & Culture
This appears to have stopped publication in 2004. Website difficult to navigate. Korea based Journal.
http://eng.buddhapia.com/_Service/buddh ... 0000000287" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Japanese Journal of Religious Studies
Not just Buddhist Studies, but mostly. Free full access
http://nirc.nanzan-u.ac.jp/publications ... atestissue" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Journal of Buddhist Ethics
Free full access
http://blogs.dickinson.edu/buddhistethi ... e-18-2011/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

The Journal of Buddhist Philosophy
Just starting, no papers published yet
http://www.buddhistphilosophy.net/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Journal of Global Buddhism
Free full access
http://www.globalbuddhism.org/toc.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Journal of the Centre for Buddhist Studies, Sri Lanka
unsure of this one

Journal of the International Association of Buddhist Studies
Free full access (except to most recent vols)
https://archiv.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/ojs ... ue/archive" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Journal of the Pali Text Society
No online access
http://www.palitext.com/palitext/jours.htm" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Nagoya Studies in Indian Culture and Buddhism: Sambhāṣā
Japanese journal with articles in English. No online access
TOC http://www.lit.nagoya-u.ac.jp/~indo/Sit ... ack_26.pdf" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Pacific World: Journal of the Institute of Buddhist Studies
Journal of the institute of Buddhist Studies which is a Shin sect institute, but many articles on all aspects of Buddhism, Full free access online and they will mail you a free copy of the journal too.
http://www.shin-ibs.edu/academics/_pwj/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Philosophy East and West
Many articles on Buddhism, subscription based access
http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/philosophy_east_and_west/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Sri Lanka International Journal of Buddhist Studies (SIJBS)
The Academic Journal of Sri Lanka International Buddhist Academy
http://www.siba.lk/index.php?option=com ... cle&id=156" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
This link has a list of the articles in the first vol:
http://h-net.msu.edu/cgi-bin/logbrowse. ... &user=&pw=" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Thai International Journal for Buddhist Studies
2 volumes published so far. Some of the articles are available for free download. Mahidol University.
http://www.sh.mahidol.ac.th/bodhi/conte ... ntent_id=3" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

The Eastern Buddhist
Many excellent articles, but not available online
http://web.otani.ac.jp/EBS/current_contents.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

The Mahachulalongkorn Journal of Buddhist Studies
At least 2 volumes recently published, but cannot find website.


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Re: Academic Journals on Buddhist Studies

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Thank you Bankei for compiling this excellent resource!
with Metta,

Ben
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- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
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Re: Academic Journals on Buddhist Studies

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Another

Chung-Hwa Buddhist Journal
Contains articles in English by leading scholars such as Bhikkhu Analayo, Rod Bucknell etc. Full free access
http://www.chibs.edu.tw/ch_html/index_ch00_07.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
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Could this be the link for the last item on Bankei's list?

The Chulalongkorn Journal of Buddhist Studies
An Academic Journal Devoted to the Academic Study of Buddhism Published by Center for Buddhist Studies, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
http://www.stc.arts.chula.ac.th/CJBS/cjbs.htm" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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Thanks Chownah
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The Buddhist Forum
http://www.shin-ibs.edu/academics/_forum/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Now freely available online.

Here is a sample of some great articles available in Vol 1
Introduction [ download ]
Recovering the Buddha’s Message, by R.F. Gombrich [ download ]
How the Mahāyāna Began, by R.F. Gombrich [ download ]
Pāli Philology and the Study of Buddhism, by K.R. Norman [ download ]
How Buddhist is Theravāda Buddhist Law?, by A. Huxley [ download ]
Kill the Patriarchs!, by T.H. Barrett [ download ]
Exploratory Observations on Some Weeping Pilgrims, by T.H. Barrett [ download ]
Images and Permutations of Vajrasattva in the Vajradhātumaṇḍala., by I. Astley-Kristensen [ download
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An excellent resource.
Thanks for sharing, Bankei!
“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

Compassionate Hands Foundation (Buddhist aid in Myanmar) • Buddhist Global ReliefUNHCR

e: ben.dhammawheel@gmail.com..
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