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Karma and Rebirth in Early Buddhism
James P. McDermott
Wendy Doniger O’Flaherty
Journal or book or series
Karma and Rebirth in Classical Indian Tradition
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University of California Press; 1980; Berkeley, California, USA

Pages 165 to 192

The University of California Press provides the full text to read online.

Twelve essays based on papers delivered at two American conferences on karma, held at:

  • Lake Wilderness, near Seattle, Washington from 22 to 23 October 1976
  • Pasadena, California from 26 to 29 January 1978.

Publication was sponsored by the Joint Committee on South Asia of the Social Science Research Council and the American Council of Learned Societies.

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