EASTERN AND COMPARATIVE RELIGION COURSES AND LECTURES: VANCOUVER ISLAND REGIONAL LIBRARY


To watch any Vancouver Island Regional Library documentaries, you will need to do the following:

1)  Acquire a free library card through any of the branch libraries (egs. Courtenay, Comox, Campbell River, Port Alberni, Cumberland) or through the online registration service (  https://virl.bc.ca/get-help/get-a-card/  ).

2)  Set up a password to access materials online.


  Books That Matter -- The Analects Of Confucius, Great Courses, 24 lectures:  Beloit College professor Robert Andre LaFleur offers an in-depth introduction to the sayings of the Chinese philosopher.

  Sacred Texts Of The World, Great Courses, 36 lectures:  University Of North Carolina At Asheville professor Grant Hardy explores the world's sacred scripture.

  Death, Dying And The Afterlife, Great Courses, 24 lectures:  Hamline University professor Mark Berkson frames ideas about death and the afterlife within a comparative context.

  Thinking About Religion And Violence, Great Courses, 24 lectures:  North Carolina State University professor Jason Bivin examines religious violence within a comparative context.

"Origins Of Buddhism," Episode 19, Foundations Of Eastern Civilization, Great Courses:  A 30-minute lecture from Craig Benjamin's 2013 course.


 

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