Eastern Philosophy: The Key Readings

Eastern Philosophy: The Key Readings

by Oliver Leaman
     
 

Through key readings from primary and secondary sources this book communicates at first hand the principal features of a remarkable range of Eastern thought - from Buddhism, Confucianism, and Hinduism to Islam, Shinto, and Zoroastrianism. Passages from key texts guide the reader through over ninety major terms, from abhidharma to Zen.
Material is drawn not only

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Through key readings from primary and secondary sources this book communicates at first hand the principal features of a remarkable range of Eastern thought - from Buddhism, Confucianism, and Hinduism to Islam, Shinto, and Zoroastrianism. Passages from key texts guide the reader through over ninety major terms, from abhidharma to Zen.
Material is drawn not only from such cornerstone texts as the Bhagavad-gita and the Lao-tzu, but also from modern writings on Eastern philosophy and religion.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415173582
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/28/2000
Series:
Routledge Key Guides Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
322
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.00(d)

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