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LaFleur, William R.

Overview
Works: 34 works in 164 publications in 4 languages and 9,112 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  History  Tanka  Conference papers and proceedings  Biography 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Contributor, Other
Classifications: BQ9268.7, 294.3372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William R LaFleur
Dark medicine : rationalizing unethical medical research by William R LaFleur( )

21 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 2,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of essays looks at the dark medical research conducted during and after World War II. Contributors describe this research, how it was brought to light, and the rationalisations of those who perpetrated and benefited from it
Dōgen studies( )

10 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Flowing traces : Buddhism in the literary and visual arts of Japan by James H Sanford( )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 1,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Well. Touching on works produced at every social level, they explore a fascinating set of connections within Japanese culture and move to re-envision such usual distinctions as religion and art, sacred and secular, Buddhism, and Shinto, theory and substance, elite and popular, and even audience and artist. The essays range from visual and literary hagiographies to No drama, to sermon-ballads, to a painting of the Nirvana of Vegetables. The contributors to the volume are
Zen and Western thought by Masao Abe( Book )

31 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu dui xi fang si xiang jie gou he si wei fang shi zuo le xiang dang shen de tan tao, li tu cheng qing xi fang dui chan de zhong zhong wu jie, tong shi dui chan xue he fo jiao, zuo le yan mi de luo ji lun zheng
Liquid life : abortion and Buddhism in Japan by William R LaFleur( Book )

21 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The karma of words : Buddhism and the literary arts in medieval Japan by William R LaFleur( Book )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saigyō, poems of a mountain home by Saigyō( Book )

6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each poem is "accompanied by a romanized version of the Japanese original and identification of its location in Japanese anthologies."
Buddhism : a cultural perspective by William R LaFleur( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Awesome nightfall : the life, times, and poetry of Saigyō by William R LaFleur( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Awesome Nightfall captures the power of Saigyo's poetry and this previously overlooked poet's keen insight into the social and political world of medieval Japan. It also offers a fascinating look into the world of Japanese Buddhism prior to the wholesale influence of Zen. LaFleur's much-heralded translation and commentary make this book ideal both for the poetry lover, and for the professor and student of Asian arts and languages
Practicing the afterlife : perspectives from Japan( Book )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragwürdige Medizin : Unmoralische Forschung in Deutschland, Japan und den USA im 20. Jahrhundert( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in German and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mizugo : Chuzetsu o meguru nihon bunka no teiryu by William R LaFleur( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practicing the afterlife : perspectives from Japan( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mirror for the moon : a selection of poems by Saigyō (1118-1190) by Saigyō( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The afterlife of the corpse : how popular concerns impact upon bioethical debates in Japan by William R LaFleur( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flowing Traces: Buddhism in the Literary and Visual Arts of Japan: Buddhism in the Literary and Visual Arts of Japan by William R LaFleur( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liquid life : abortion and Buddhism in Japan William R. LaFleur by William R LaFleur( )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Abortion -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism
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1 edition published in 2000 in Russian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Too easy a simplicity : Watson's Ryokan by William R LaFleur( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Abortion, ambiguity, and exorcism by William R LaFleur( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Dark medicine : rationalizing unethical medical research
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Dōgen studiesFlowing traces : Buddhism in the literary and visual arts of JapanZen and Western thoughtLiquid life : abortion and Buddhism in JapanThe karma of words : Buddhism and the literary arts in medieval JapanBuddhism : a cultural perspectiveAwesome nightfall : the life, times, and poetry of SaigyōFlowing Traces: Buddhism in the Literary and Visual Arts of Japan: Buddhism in the Literary and Visual Arts of Japan
Alternative Names
LaFlër, U.

Lafler, Uil'âm.

Lafleur William R.

ЛаФлёр У.

Лафлёр, Уильям

라플레르, 윌리엄 R. 1936-

ウィリアム・R・ラフルーア

ラフル-ア, ウィリアム R. 1936-

ラフルーア, ウィリアム・R

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