Prof John Powers

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Professor of Religious Studies

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SHSS Arts & Ed

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Contact

john.powers@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 68584

Publications

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2019

Indian Buddhist concepts of normative and deviant bodies: can ancient sexual mores be reconciled with modern sensibilities?

J Powers

(2019), Vol. 49, pp. 735-744, Religion, C1

journal
2018

Scriptures of the world's religions

Chester Powers, James Fieser

(2018), New York, N.Y., A1-1

book

Buddhist hermeneutics

John Powers

(2018), pp. 40-48, History of Indian philosophy, London, Eng, B1

chapter

The gendered Buddha: neither God nor man, but supremely manly

C Powers

(2018), pp. 245-264, God's own gender?, Baden-Baden, Germany, B1

chapter

Tibet and China's orientalists: Knowledge, power, and the construction of minority identity

J Powers

(2018), Vol. 19, pp. 1-19, Journal of Global Buddhism, C1

journal
2017

Compassion and rebirth: some ethical implications

C Powers

(2017), pp. 221-237, Buddhist philosophy : a comparative approach, Hoboken, N.J., B1

chapter
2016

The Buddha party: how the People's Republic of China works to define and control Tibetan Buddhism

C Powers

(2016), New York, N.Y., A1-1

book

Buddhas, siddhas, and Indian masculine ideals

C Powers

(2016), pp. 1-29, Tantric traditions in transmission and translation, New York, N.Y., B1-1

chapter

Buddhas and Buddhisms

C Powers

(2016), pp. 11-59, The Buddhist world, Abingdon, Eng., B1-1

chapter

Tsongkhapa

C Powers

(2016), pp. 579-590, The Buddhist world, Abingdon, Eng., B1-1

chapter

Tenzin Gyatso, the fourteenth Dalai Lama

C Powers

(2016), pp. 629-640, The Buddhist world, Abingdon, Eng., B1-1

chapter

Thich Nhat Hanh

C Powers

(2016), pp. 606-616, The Buddhist world, Abingdon, Eng., B1-1

chapter

The subject matter of investigation of the percept: a tale of five commentaries

C Powers, Malcolm Eckel, Jay Garfield

(2016), pp. 3-37, Dign?ga's investigation of the percept : a philosophical legacy in India and Tibet, New York, N. Y., B1

chapter

Ngawang Dendar's commentary

C Powers

(2016), pp. 118-130, Dign?ga's investigation of the percept : a philosophical legacy in India and Tibet, New York, N.Y., B1

chapter
2014

Yog?c?ra : Indian Buddhist Origins

C Powers

(2014), pp. 41-63, Transforming Consciousness : Yogacara thought in modern China, New York, N.Y., B1

chapter
2011

Yog?c?ra

C Powers

(2011), pp. 1-12, The Oxford handbook of world philosophy, New York, N.Y., B1

chapter
2008

Introduction

J Powers

(2008), Vol. 47, pp. 1-2, Sophia, B1-1

chapter
2004

History as propaganda: Tibetan exiles versus the People's Republic of China

J Powers

(2004), Oxford, Eng., A1-1

book

Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

A Buddhist Debate and Its Contemporary Relevance - John Powers - transfer in 17/10/2016

Prof John Powers, Dr Sonam Thakchoe, Prof Jay Garfield, Dr Douglas Duckworth, Dr Jose Cabezon

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2018: $126,111
  • 2017: $184,010

Troubled Waters: Tibet's Rivers and Their Connection to Climate Change

Prof John Powers, Dr Gillian Tan, Asst/Prof James Pittock, Prof Petra Maurer, Dr Sara Beavis, Dr Ruth Gamble, A/Prof Per Sorensen, Dr Yangmotso Yangmotso

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2020: $13,898
  • 2019: $161,191

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report