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Dharma and development religion as resource in the Sarvodaya self-help movement by Joanna Macy

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Published by Kumarian Press in West Hartford, Conn .
Written in English



  • Sri Lanka,
  • Sri Lanka.


  • Lanka Jatika Sarvodaya Shramadana Sangamaya.,
  • Buddhism and social problems -- Sri Lanka.,
  • Sarvodaya movement -- Sri Lanka.,
  • Economic development -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism.,
  • Women -- Sri Lanka -- Social conditions.,
  • Sri Lanka -- Social conditions.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [117]-119.

StatementJoanna Macy ; with an introduction by A.T. Ariyaratna.
LC ClassificationsHN40.B8 M32 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination119 p. :
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3020106M
ISBN 10093181653X
LC Control Number85000236

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