Harvey, (Brian) Peter

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HARVEY, (Brian) Peter

HARVEY, (Brian) Peter. British, b. 1951. Genres: Theology/Religion. Career: University of Sunderland (formerly Sunderland Polytechnic), Sunderland, England, 1976-, lecturer, then senior lecturer in religious studies and philosophy, reader in Buddhist studies, 1992, professor of Buddhist studies, 1996-. Samatha Trust, meditation teacher, 1977-; adviser on Theravada Buddhism to International Sacred Literature Trust, 1994-; participant in Project on Religion and Reconciliation, Gresham College, London, 1994-; co-founder and secretary of UK Association for Buddhist Studies, 1996-. Publications: An Introduction to Buddhism: Teachings, History, and Practices, 1990; The Selfless Mind: Personality, Consciousness and Nirvana in Early Buddhism, 1995; An Introduction to Buddhist Ethics: Foundations, Values and Issues, 2001; (ed.) Buddhism, 2001. Address: University of Sunderland, Ryhope Rd, Sunderland SR2 7EE, England.