Chapter 4. Jainism and Buddhism

  1. Dale Jamieson
  1. Christopher Key Chapple

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751664.ch4

A Companion to Environmental Philosophy

A Companion to Environmental Philosophy

How to Cite

Chapple, C. K. (2001) Jainism and Buddhism, in A Companion to Environmental Philosophy (ed D. Jamieson), Blackwell Publishers Inc., Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470751664.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781557869104

Online ISBN: 9780470751664

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Keywords:

  • jainism;
  • buddhism;
  • philosophy;
  • vegetarianism;
  • non-violence

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Jainism and environmental philosophy

  • Buddhism and environmental philosophy

  • Environmental philosophy and Theravada Buddhism in Southeast Asia

  • Environmental philosophy and Mahayana Buddhism in East Asia

  • Environmental philosophy in American Buddhism

  • Conclusion