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Companion encyclopedia of Asian philosophy

Author: Brian Carr; Indira Mahalingam
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1997.
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"The Companion Encyclopedia of Asian Philosophy is a unique one-volume reference work which makes richly varied philosophical, ethical and theological traditions accessible to a wide audience. Each of the six sections covers a specific tradition within Asian philosophy - Persian, Indian, Buddhist, Chinese, Japanese and Islamic." "The reader can compare and contrast thought systems and understand the ways in which  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Carr; Indira Mahalingam
ISBN: 041503535X 9780415035354
OCLC Number: 35049601
Description: xxiii, 1136 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Persian philosophy --
Indian philosophy --
Buddhist philosophy --
Chinese philosophy --
Japanese philosophy --
Islamic philosophy.
Other Titles: Asian philosophy
Responsibility: edited by Brian Carr and Indira Mahalingam.
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An unique one-volume reference work which makes a broad range of richly varied Asian philosophical, ethical and theological traditions accessible to a wide audience.  Read more...

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