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Ling, Trevor 1920-1995

Overview
Works: 43 works in 322 publications in 4 languages and 8,955 library holdings
Genres: History  Reference works  Dictionaries  Introductions  Encyclopedias  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Adapter
Classifications: BL311, 291.13
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Most widely held works by Trevor Ling
Mythology : an illustrated encyclopedia by Richard Cavendish( Book )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in English and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated survey of the world's principal myths examines each of the major mythological systems and explores such common mythological themes as creation, man and woman, flood, death, and paradise
A history of religion East and West; an introduction and interpretation by Trevor Ling( Book )

39 editions published between 1968 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Buddha; Buddhist civilization in India and Ceylon by Trevor Ling( Book )

41 editions published between 1973 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Argues from a study of Buddhism that the religions, as they now exist, are the remains of what was once a complete civilization
Buddha, Marx, and God: some aspects of religion in the modern world by Trevor Ling( Book )

26 editions published between 1966 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Dictionary of Buddhism by Trevor Ling( Book )

13 editions published between 1972 and 1985 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karl Marx and religion in Europe and India by Trevor Ling( Book )

14 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Illustrated encyclopedia of mythology( Book )

5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddhism and the mythology of evil; a study in Theravāda Buddhism by Trevor Ling( Book )

14 editions published between 1962 and 1997 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddhist revival in India : aspects of the sociology of Buddhism by Trevor Ling( Book )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddhism, Imperialism, and war : Burma and Thailand in modern history by Trevor Ling( Book )

10 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The significance of Satan : New Testament demonology and its contemporary relevance by Trevor Ling( Book )

12 editions published between 1961 and 1985 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political Buddhism in Southeast Asia : the role of the Sangha in the modernization of Thailand by Somboon Suksamran( Book )

9 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Buddha's philosophy of man : early Indian Buddhist dialogues( Book )

12 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddhist trends in Southeast Asia by Trevor Ling( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prophetic religion by Trevor Ling( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary of Buddhism : Indian and South-East Asian by Trevor Ling( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 1996 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religious change and the secular state by Trevor Ling( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddhism. by Trevor Ling( Book )

8 editions published between 1970 and 1984 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karl Marx and Asian religion by Trevor Ling( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Buddha : the social-revolutionary potential of Buddhism by Trevor Ling( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A warm and stimulating book, this text describes the India into which the Buddha was born, recounts what is known of his life and the development of his teachings, and then follows the course of Buddhism through succeeding centuries in India and Sri Lanka. Far from being a recluse concerned only with an inner mystical experience, the Buddha always involved himself closely in the social and political world of his time. If he preached detachment from many of the things by which ordinary men are tied, he did so as a means of enriching life rather t
 
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Buddhism and the mythology of evil; a study in Theravāda Buddhism
Alternative Names
Ling, T.O.

Ling, T. O. 1920-1995

Ling, T. O. (Trevor Oswald)

Ling, T. O. (Trevor Oswald), 1920-1995

Ling Trevor

Ling, Trevor 1920-

Ling, Trevor 1920-1995

Ling, Trevor O.

Ling, Trevor O. 1920-

Ling, Trevor Oswald

Languages
English (246)

German (10)

Dutch (2)

Korean (1)

Covers
The Buddha; Buddhist civilization in India and CeylonBuddhism and the mythology of evil; a study in Theravāda BuddhismThe Buddha's philosophy of man : early Indian Buddhist dialogues