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April 06, 2012

The International Journal for the Study of Humanistic Buddhism (IJSHB) Call for Papers

The International Journal for the Study of Humanistic Buddhism aims to become a high quality academic publication on Buddhist and Humanistic Buddhist studies. The content of the journal includes researches that account for the historical, philosophical, cultural, theoretical and methodological examination of various Buddhist schools from its traditional period up to the contemporary era. IJSHB concerns topics relating Buddhism with the society, politics, science and other current issues as well as the exploration of its relationship with modernization and globalization. We also encourage researches that integrate various Buddhist canons, doctrines with different historical courses.


The journal covers topics of the following categories:

1. Hermeneutic studies of Buddhist Canon in connection with the
theoretical foundation and practices of Humanistic Buddhism

2. Historical and philosophical studies of various Buddhist traditions
and schools

3. Theoretical and methodological studies

4. Case studies on topics relating Buddhism with the society,
politics, economics, charity and other current issues

5. Book and article reviews

IJSHB is published semiyearly in printed format. Calling for papers is continuous throughout the year. All submissions should be sent to JSHB@cuhk.edu.hk in Microsoft Word compatible format. Please include "Submission to *IJSHB*" in the subject title of your email.

Dr Tong Sau Lin
Executive Editor
Centre for the Study of Humanistic Buddhism The Chinese University of Hong Kong


Posted by katemw at April 6, 2012 08:38 AM

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