Stephen C. Berkwitz (Southwest Missouri State University)
submitted: Tue, 22 Jan 2002 10:43:07 -0600
Stephen P. Berkwitz
Department of Religion
Southwest Missouri State University
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65804 USA
Description of work:
Courses taught include undergraduate and Masters level courses in
Buddhism, Method and Theory in Religious Studies, Religion and Cultural
Studies, and World Religions.
Research interests in Pali and Sinhala Literature, Buddhist historiography,
Sri Lankan Buddhist Culture, Globalization and Buddhist Reform in Sri Lanka
"Emotions and Ethics in Buddhist History: The Sinhala Thupavamsa and the
Work of Virtue"
Religion 31, No. 2 J(April 2001): 155-173.
KEYWORDS: Buddhism, historiography, Buddhist ethics
"What the Buddhologists Taught: A Review Essay" JJMethod & Theory in the
Study of Religion 13, No. 3
(Sept. 2001): 310-333.
KEYWORDS: Buddhist Studies, Methodology
"Terror and Violence through Buddhist Lenses" Bulletin of the Council of
Societies for the Study of Religion 30, No. 4 (Nov. 2001): 75.
KEYWORDS: Teaching Buddhism