Buddhist books

Radical Dharma: Talking Race. Love. Liberation. by Rev. Angel Kyodo Williams, Lama Rod Owens, with Jasmine Seyedullah, PhD.

Love and Rage: The Path of Liberation Through Anger by Lama Rod Williams

Superiority Conceit in Buddhist Traditions Analayo

A Critique of Western Buddhism: Ruins of the Buddhist Real by Glen Wallis

McMindfulness: How Mindfulness Became the New Capitalist Spirituality by Ronald Purser

Zen At War by Brian Victoria

Buddhist warfare by Jerryson, Michael K; Juergensmeyer, Mark

Zen Anarchism: The Egalitarian Dharma of Uchiyama Gudo by Fabio Rambelli

Anarchy in the Pure Land: Reinventing the Cult of Maitreya in Modern Chinese Buddhism by Justin Ritzinger

Against Harmony: Progressive and Radical Buddhism in Modern Japan by James Mark Shields

The Buddha: The Social Revolutionary Potential of Buddhism by Trevor Ling

What The Buddha Taught by Walpola Rahula

Mastering the Core Teachings of the Buddha by Daniel Ingram

The Bodhisattva’s Embrace: Dispatches from Engaged’s Buddhism’s Front Lines by Alan Senauke

Engaged Buddhism: Buddhist Liberation Movements in Asia 

Dhammic Socialism Buddhadassa Bikkhu

The Annihilation of Caste, and The Buddha and his Dhamma by Dr. B. R. Ambedkar

The Bodhisattva Doctrine in Sanskrit Literature by Har Dayal

An Inquiry into the Good Kitaro Nishida

The Avatamsaka Sutra translated by Thomas Cleary

Buddha and the Gospel of Buddhism Ananda Coomaraswamy

Other Religions

I and Thou Martin Buber

Christian Anarchism Alexandre Christoyannopoulos

That Holy Anarchist Mark Van Steenwyk

Religion and Morality Leo Tolstoy

Anarchist Books

An Anarchist Programme Errico Malatesta

Anarchist Communism Petr Kropotkin

Ethics: Origin and Development Petr Kropotkin

Anarchist Morality Petr Kropotkin

Mutual Aid Petr Kropotkin

God and the State Mikhail Bakunin

The Ecology of Freedom Murray Bookchin

Re-enchanting Humanity Murray Bookchin

Social Anarchism and Organization by Anarchist Federation of Rio De Janeiro

Anarchism in Korea Independence, Transnationalism, and the Question of National Development, 1919-1984 by Dongyoun Hwang

The Art of Not Being Governed: an Anarchist History of Upland Southeast Asia by James C. Scott

Anarchism and the Black Revolution Lorenzo Kom’boa Ervin

Hatta Shuzo and Pure Anarchism in Interwar Japan by John Crump

Decolonizing Anarchism: An Antiauthoritarian History of India’s Liberation Struggle by Maia Ramnath

Daoism and Anarchism: Critiques of State Autonomy in Ancient and Modern China John A. Rapp

Articles, papers, shorter texts

“Buddhist Anarchism” by Gary Snyder

Between Social Ecology and Deep Ecology: Gary Snyder’s Ecological Philosophy by Paul Messersmith Glavin

My Socialism by Takagi Kenmyo

Buddhism and Anarchism – reflections on the eco-anarchism of Gary Snyder by Brian Morris

Religion and Revolution Wayne Price

Decolonizing Religious Socialism: What Western Religious Leftists Get Wrong About Buddhism Girim Jung

A Historical Introduction to Minjung (Liberation) Buddhism: A South Korean Version of Radical Buddhism in the 1980s

We’ve Been Here All Along Funie Hsu

Decolonizing Anarchism: An Anticolonial Critique | Unsettling America

Four Movements in the History of Socially Engaged Buddhism and Their Central Contributions Donald Rothberg and Alan Senauke

Strong Lessons for Engaged Buddhists Ken Knabb

Evading the Transformation of Reality Ken Knabb

Revisiting Buddhist Anarchism Kenji Liu

Zenarchy by Kerry Thornley

Zen Anarchy by John Clarke/Max Cafard

“Taking Responsibility” An Address delivered by Robert Aitken Roshi to the Buddhist Peace Fellowship Membership Gathering 

Toward a Buddhist Politics of Freedom | Zach Dorfman

From Western Marxism to Western Buddhism Slavoj Zizek

Do We Need a New Theory of the State? Metin Guven

Nirvanaless: Asian Buddhism’s growing fundamentalist streak Anuradha Sharma and Vishal Arora

When the U.S. Government Tried to Fight Communism With Buddhism Joe Freeman

Thailand, Buddha, the King & I Anonymous

Changing Myanmar’s hidden atheists Hanna Hindstrom

“Why Anarchists Like Zen? A Libertarian Reading of Shinran (1173–1263)” Enrique Galván-Álvarez

Meditative Revolutions? A Preliminary Approach to US Buddhist Anarchist Literature Enrique Galván-Álvarez

Utopian Individuals, Dystopian Societies: Buddhism, Anarchism and Conflict Enrique Galván-Álvarez

The Zen of Anarchy: Japanese Exceptionalism and the Anarchist Roots of the San Francisco Poetry Renaissance by James Brown

Zen and the Art of Treason: Radical Buddhism in Meiji Era (1868–1912) Japan by James Mark Shields

A Blueprint for Buddhist Revolution: The Radical Buddhism of Seno’o Girō (1889–1961) and the Youth League for Revitalizing Buddhism James Mark Shields

Seno’o Giro and the Dilemma of Modern Buddhism: Leftist Prophet of the Lotus Sutra by Whalen Lai

The Awakening of Faith in Anarchism: A Forgotten Chapter in the Chinese Buddhist Encounter with Modernity by Justin R. Ritzinger

Millennialism, Charisma and Utopia: Revolutionary Potentialities in Pre-modern Lao and Thai Theravāda Buddhism by Patrice Ladwig

Ichikawa Hakugen’s “Emptiness-Anarchist-Communism” : Hidemi Ogasawara’s Buddhist Anarchism and Keiji Nishitani’s Criticism of Self-Defense (UNTRANSLATED) (市川白弦の「空- 無政府- 共同体論(Sunya-Anarchist-Communism)」 : 小笠原秀実の仏教アナキズムと西谷啓治の自衛論批判をめぐって

Imperialism: Monster of the Twentieth Century Kotoku Shusui

Anarchism in South East Asia F.A.

Anarchism in East Asia Arif Dirlik

Ancient utopia and peasant revolts in China by Ngô Văn


Buddhist Anarchism (Many thanks to whoever made this blog, it has been so helpful!)

Buddhism and Anarchism Nico Armin

Envisioning a Buddhist Anarchism Ian Mayes

Hierarchies good and bad Bhante Sujato

The Anarchist Sangha dhammaflow.org

Dhammic Mutualism Rev. Adam Watson

Anarcho-Buddhist Collective

Buddhist Characteristics of Anarchism / Yeong-Jun Yeong



Access to insight

Sutta Central

Dharma Overground

The Anarchist Library



It’s Going Down (Anarchist News and Commentary)

Institute for Social Ecology

Institute for Anarchist Studies

Online Burma/Myanmar Library 

Southeast Asia Anarchist Library

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