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Author De Silva, Lynn A., 1919-1982.

Title The problem of the self in Buddhism and Christianity / Lynn A. de Silva ; foreword by John Hick
Published New York : Barnes & Noble, 1979


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Description xv, 185 pages ; 22 cm
Series Library of philosophy and religion
Library of philosophy and religion.
Contents Introduction -- Soul theories -- The no-soul theory -- The Theravada point of view -- The problem of self-identity -- The quest for self-identity -- Self-identity and Nibbāna -- The biblical view of man -- Man as 'Spirit', pneuma -- The spiritual body -- 11. Progressive sanctification -- The kingdom of God, community of love -- Anattā and God -- The practical relevance of the Anattā-pneuma concept -- Spirit and spirituality -- Glossary
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Anātman.
Buddhism -- Relations -- Christianity.
Buddhist anthropology.
Christianity and other religions -- Buddhism.
Self -- Religious aspects.
Theological anthropology -- Christianity.
Theological anthropology.
LC no. 76019860
ISBN 0064916677