User:Peter jackson

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My Multilingual Wikinfo account: [1].

I also have accounts on Wikipedia (inactive), Citizendium and Wikisage.

Pali Canon cluster:

Other Buddhism-related:


Gombrich archive:

The Gombrich archive on the OCBS website is not available at present. Here, I hope, are all the papers (all disappeared for now; can perhaps be found at [2]]; notice on OCBS website says archive to open spring 2016):

The remaining three get a 404 Not found message:

In the prediction paper above:

what is generally regarded as the oldest kernel of the Canon, which consists of the four large collections of sermons, of the monastic rules with amplificatory comment, and of some religious poetry

In the terminology paper:

Modern scholarship would incline to see at least a substantial part of the Canon - scholars would differ about how much – as anonymous literature and the work of several hands.

The stratification of the Pali Canon is notoriously difficult and is still in its initial stages; one cannot even be sure that it will ever get much further.