Week #10 Reading Reflection Assignment
Week #10 Reading Reflection Prompts
Assigned articles are the specific articles referenced in the Discussion Questions for Week #10 - use the Discussion Questions to guide your critical reading. Then write your responses to the Reading Reflection prompts below and post them in the “comments” link at the bottom of this posting. Due for full credit: March 26. “Grace period” (one point down) deadline: April 2.
* What are the most interesting things you learned about women’s experiences of Buddhism in this first section of the book?
* What questions or puzzles do you have reading about contemporary American women’s experiences of Buddhism?
* What similarities did you see in the issues and experiences women wrote about in these articles compared to the issues and experiences from Christian or Jewish backgrounds that we read about in the first two books?
* Which women’s issues or experiences in these articles seem unique to Buddhist traditions and practices?