A Selection of Introductory Materials on Indian Buddhism

Collins, Steven. Selfless Persons: Imagery and Thought in Theravada Buddhism. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1982.

Ganeri, Jonardon. Philosophy in Classical India. New York: Routledge, 2001.

Gethin, Rupert. The Foundations of Buddhism. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998.

Gombrich, Richard. Theravada Buddhism: A Social History from Ancient Benares to Modern Colombo. London: Routledge, 1988.

Gomez, Luis. "Buddhism" in M. Eliade The Encyclopedia of Religion. New York: Macmillan, 1987.

Harvey, Peter. An Introduction to Buddhism: Teachings, History and Practices. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990.

Harvey, Peter. The Selfless Mind: Personality, Consciousness and Nirvana in Early Buddhism. Richmond: Curzon Press.

Harvey, Peter. An Introduction to Buddhist Ethics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000.

Hirakawa, Akira. "Buddhist literature: Survey of texts" in M. Eliade (ed.) The Encyclopedia of Religion. New York: Macmillan, 1987.

Hirakawa, Akira. A History of Indian Buddhism: From Sakyamuni to Early Mahayana. Honolulu: University of Hawaii, 1990.

King, Richard. Indian Philosophy: An Introduction to Hindu and Buddhist Thought. Washington, D.C.: Georgetown University Press, 1999.

Lamotte, Etienne. History of Indian Buddhism. Louvain: Peeters Press, 1988.

Lopez, Donald. The Story of Buddhism: A Concise Guide to its History and Teachings. San Francisco: Harper Collins, 1998.

Lopez, Donald. Buddhism in Practice. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1998.

Paul, Diana Y. Women in Buddhism: Images of the Feminine in the Mahayana Tradition. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1979.

Rahula, Walpola. What the Buddha Taught. New York: Grove Press, 1974.

Warren, Henry Clarke. Buddhism in Translation. Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass Publishers1986.

Williams, Paul. Mahayana Buddhism: The Doctrinal Foundations. New York: Routledge, 1989.

Williams, Paul. Buddhist Thought: A Complete Introduction to the Indian Tradition. New York: Routledge, 2000.