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Emotions in Asian Thought: A Dialogue in Comparative Philosophy, with a Discussion by Robert C. Solomon

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Treats the nature and ethical significance of emotions from a comparative cultural perspective emphasizing Asian traditions.
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Overview

Treats the nature and ethical significance of emotions from a comparative cultural perspective emphasizing Asian traditions.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780791422243
  • Publisher: State University of New York Press
  • Publication date: 1/28/1995
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 336
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.75 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Roger T. Ames

Emotions in Western Thought: Some Background for a Comparative Dialogue
Joel Marks

Emotion in Bengali religious Thought: Substance and Metaphor
June McDaniel

Ethics of Emotion: Some Indian Reflections
Purushottama Bilimoria

Ecstasy and Epistemology
Leroy S. Rouner

Theoretical Perspectives on Emotions in Early Buddhism
Padmasiri de Silva

The Emotions of Altruism, East and West
Joel J. Kupperman

Dispassion and the Ethical Life
Joel Marks

The Concept of Emotion Revisited: A Critical Synthesis of Western and Confucian Thought
Mary I. Bockover

Qing (Emotions) in Pre-Buddhist Chinese Thought
Chad Hansen

Nietzsche and Zen Master Hakuin on the Roles of Emotion and Passion
Graham Parkes

Need, Nurturance, and the Emotions on a Pacific Atoll
Catherine Lutz

The Cross-Cultural Comparison of Emotion
Robert C. Solomon

Notes on Contributors

Name Index

Subject Index

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