Buddhism as a Regional Religious System

Lecture Series
Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 16:00
The Little Chapel of All Nations, 1401 E First St.

Speaker: Prof. Karl Ryavec (Professor of World Heritage at the University of California, Merced)


Abstract: This talk will present historical mappings of Buddhism on an integration of World Systems and Regional Systems Theories to study the growth and spread of Buddhism from its origins in South Asia to East Asia as a Regional Religious System.