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9 edition of From Alice to Zen and everyone in between found in the catalog.

From Alice to Zen and everyone in between

Beth Atkinson

From Alice to Zen and everyone in between

a novel

by Beth Atkinson

  • 364 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Carolrhoda Books in Minneapolis, MN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popularity -- Fiction,
  • Middle schools -- Fiction,
  • Neighbors -- Fiction,
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities -- Fiction,
  • Moving, Household -- Fiction,
  • Family life -- Massachusetts -- Fiction,
  • Massachusetts -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Upon moving from Boston to the suburbs, eleven-year-old tomboy Alice meets Zen, a very strange neighbor who is determined to help her become popular when they both begin middle school, although he himself is a loner.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Beth Atkinson.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.A86373 Fro 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17883417M
    ISBN 109780822572718
    LC Control Number2007009659
    OCLC/WorldCa122715291

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    Unfortunately, in Seeing through Zen, McRae tends to skim over these other issues, focussing largely on the development of Chan doctrine, a worthy task in itself but a limited one, much of which was covered in considerably more detail in his excellent earlier book, The Northern School and the Formation of Early Ch'an Buddhism. (see also McRae. simplicity. Christmas Humphreys’ Zen Buddhism, published only in England, is likewise a popularization of Suzuki and, once more, does not really begin to put Zen in its cultural context. It is written in a clear and sprightly fashion, but the author +nds identities between Buddhism and Theosophy which I feel to be highly questionable.


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