Table of contents for Enlightenment in dispute : the reinvention of Chan Buddhism in seventeenth century China / Jiang Wu.

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Abbreviations of Dictionaries and Collections
Conventions and Explanatory Notes
List of Illustrations
The Revival of Chan Buddhism in the Seventeenth Century
Controversies and Chan Buddhism
The Transformation of Chan Buddhism
The Reinvention of the Chan Tradition
Chapters and Sources
Part I: The Context of Seventeenth-Century China
Chapter 1. Re-envisioning Buddhism in the Late Ming 
From Margin to Center
Ambiguous Chan Communities
Chapter 2. Literati and Chan Buddhism
Wang Yangming and Chan Buddhism
Literati¿s Influence on Chan Monks
The Advent of Chan Buddhism in Eastern Zhejiang
Chapter 3. The Rise of Chan Buddhism
The Rise of the Linji School
The Rise of the Caodong School
The Further Spread of Chan Buddhism
Chan Buddhism within Seventeenth-century Chinese Society
Part II: The Principle of Chan
Chapter 4. Clashes among Enlightened Minds
Hanyue Fazang¿s Distinction between Tathagata Chan and Patriarch Chan
Hanyue Fazang¿s Encounter with Miyun Yuanwu
Exchange of Polemical Essays
Antagonism between Miyun¿s and Hanyue¿s Lineages
Chapter 5. The Divergence of Interpretation
Objectifying the Subjective Experience of Enlightenment
The Mystery of the Perfect Circle: Hanyue Fazang¿s Esotericism
Encounter Dialogue in Question
Chapter 6. The Yongzheng Emperor and Imperial Intervention
Yongzheng¿s Journey to Chan Enlightenment
The Chan Society at the Imperial Court
Yongzheng¿s Works on Buddhism
The Emperor¿s Polemical Writing
Part III: Lineage Matters
Chapter 7. The Debate about Tianhuang Daowu and Tianwang Daowu in the Late Ming
The Myth of the Two Daowus
Summary of Major Evidences
The Use of Evidence in the Debate
Literati¿s Initial Discovery of the Two Daowus
The Dispute about Muchen Daomin¿s Chandeng shipu
Chapter 8. The Lawsuit about Feiyin Tongrong¿s Wudeng yantong
The Publication of the Wudeng yantong
Accusations and Responses
The Intervention of Local Authorities
Chapter 9. The Aftermath
The Rebuilding of the Dubious Tianwang Monastery
Caodong Monks¿ Continuing Efforts to Falsify the two-Daowu Theory
The Debate over the Wudeng quanshu
Literati¿s Involvement
The Debate about the Two Daowus in Japan
Part IV: Critical Analysis
Chapter 10. Explaining the Rise and Fall of Seventeenth-century Chan Buddhism
Textual Ideals and the Monastic Reality
The Formation of Chan Textual Communities: Monks, Literati, and Rulers
Institutional Implications of Dharma Transmission
Chapter 11. The Pattern of Buddhist Revival in the Past
Legacies of Seventeenth-century Chan Buddhism
The Place of Chan in the History of Chinese Buddhism
The Meaning of Buddhist Revival Revisited
The Pattern of Buddhist Revival in the Past 
Concluding Remarks
Appendix 1. Translation of Official Documents 
A. Huang Duanbo: "Public Notice Issued by Judge Huang Yuangong [Duanbo] at Xuedou Monastery" 
B. Surveillance Commissioner Lü (Li Rifang): "Investigative Remarks for Banning the Spurious Book [Wudeng] Yantong" 
C. "Official Notice by the Bureau of Police Chief"
Appendix 2. Major Controversies in the Seventeenth Century
A. The Debate over the ¿Five Superfluous Generations¿ in the Song Caodong Lineage
B. The Debate over the Two Linji Monks Named Haizhou Ci in the Early Ming	
C. Other Controversies Related to the Linji Monks
Appendix 3. Survey of Evidence Concerning the Issue of Two Daowus
A. Evidence Supporting the Two-Daowu Theory
B. Evidence against the Two-Daowu Theory
C. Modern Scholarship on the Two-Daowu Theory
Dictionaries and Collections

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Zen Buddhism -- China -- History -- 17th century.