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Philosophies of India

Author: Heinrich Robert Zimmer; Joseph Campbell
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1969, ©1951.
Series: Bollingen series, 26.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Examines the diverse cultural influences which have shaped the basic philosophical traditions of India.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Zimmer, Heinrich Robert, 1890-1943.
Philosophies of India.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1969, ©1951
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Heinrich Robert Zimmer; Joseph Campbell
ISBN: 0691098115 0691017581 9780691017587 9780691098111
OCLC Number: 644826
Description: xvii, 687 pages, 6 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: The meeting of east and west --
The foundations of Indian philosophy --
The philosophy of success --
The philosophy of pleasure --
The philosophy of duty --
Jainism --
Sankhya and yoga --
Brahmanism --
Buddhism --
Series Title: Bollingen series, 26.
Responsibility: Heinrich Zimmer ; edited by Joseph Campbell.


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