J. Schober
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The Theravāda Buddhist Engagement with Modernity in Southeast Asia: Whither the Social Paradigm of the Galactic Polity?
J. Schober
Sociology
1 September 1995
Introduction In the Buddhist countries of Southeast Asia, that is Burma, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, and, to some extent, Vietnam, the articulation of secular and religious authority developed in… Expand
27 Citations
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Buddhist Just Rule and Burmese National Culture: State Patronage of the Chinese Tooth Relic in Myanma
J. Schober
History
History of Religions

1 February 1997
Un des efforts les plus importants dans le bouddhisme moderne pour creer un culte national de veneration des reliques est intervenu en 1994 lorsque la loi constitutionnelle et le concile de l'ordre… Expand
32 Citations
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Religion and Intergroup Conflict
S. Neuberg, C. Warner, +10 authors J. Schober
Psychology, MedicinePsychological science
1 January 2014
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Religious infusion—the extent to which religious rituals and discourse permeate the everyday activities of groups and their members—moderated the effects of two factors known to increase intergroup conflict: competition for limited resources and incompatibility of values held by potentially conflicting groups. Expand
47 Citations
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Colonial knowledge and buddhist education in Burma
J. Schober
Philosophy
11 June 2007
7 Citations
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Modern Buddhist Conjunctures in Myanmar: Cultural Narratives, Colonial Legacies, and Civil Society
J. Schober
Sociology
30 November 2010
For centuries, Burmese have looked to the authority of their religious tradition, Theravada Buddhism, to negotiate social and political hierarchies. Modern Buddhist Conjunctures in Myanmar examines… Expand
47 Citations
Stupa, Story, and Empire: Constructions of the Buddha Biography in Early Post-Asokan India
J. Walters, J. Schober
Art
1997
13 Citations
Making a job change.
J. Schober
Medicine
Nursing times

1989
3 Citations
Belonging in a New Myanmar: Identity, Law, and Gender in the Anthropology of Contemporary Buddhism
J. Schober
Geography
1 September 2017
n ABSTRACT: “To be Burmese is to be Buddhist” is a slogan commonly identified with the dawn of nationalism in the country known today as Myanmar, where violence between Buddhist, Muslim, and ethnic… Expand
3 Citations
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Communities of interpretation in the study of religion in Burma
J. Schober
HistoryJournal of Southeast Asian Studies
30 April 2008
Abstract The paper delineates stages in the interpretation of religion in Burma. Beginning with colonial constructions, the discussion moves to subsequent studies in anthropology and history from… Expand
17 Citations
Quest. Lighting the way.
J. Schober
Medicine
Nursing times

9 December 1987
4 Citations
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