Eberhard (alias) Edward Conze
[18.03.1904 - 24.09.1979]
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Thirty Years of Buddhist Studies
Selected Essays
London 1967

Foreword … x-xii
Recent Progress in Buddhist Studies … 1
Buddhist Saviours … 33
Mahayana Buddhism … 48
The Meditation on Death … 87
The Lotus of the Good Law [ch. 5] On Plants … 105
The Development of Prajñāpāramitā Thought … 123
The Prajñāpāramitā-hṛdaya Sūtra … 148
The Composition of the Aṣṭasāhasrikā Prajñāpāramitā … 168
Hate, Love & Perfect Wisdom … 185
The Perfection of Wisdom in Seven Hundred Lines … 191
Prajñā & Sophia … 207
Buddhist Philosophy & its European Parallels … 210
Spurious Parallels to Buddhist Philosophy … 229
The Iconography of the Prajñāpāramitā … 243
Index … 269-74

I do not believe in a clear-cut distinction between Eastern and Western mentality
…Indian and European philosophers disagreed less among themselves
than with many of the later developments of European philosophy.

You can never do anything
which does not do itself

Memoirs, Part II: p. 65

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