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Asian philosophy

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Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Dordrecht, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy, Asian

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Guttorm Fløistad.
    SeriesContemporary philosophy, a new survey ;, v. 7
    ContributionsFløistad, Guttorm.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB804 .C573 vol. 7, B121 .C573 vol. 7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 411 p. ;
    Number of Pages411
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1709056M
    ISBN 100792317629
    LC Control Number92010697

      The Journal of Chinese Philosophy is devoted to the scholarly and creative study of Chinese philosophy and thought in all phases and stages of articulation and development. LATEST ISSUE > Vol Issue   Requiring no prior knowledge of philosophy, religion or Asian cultures, this book is essential reading for students, teachers and the interested individual who wishes to gain an understanding of the philosophical basis to Asian cultural : Oliver Leaman.

      Asian Philosophy As a concept, "Wu-wei' literally means 'in the absence of/without doing exertion,' and is often translated as 'doing nothing' or 'non-action'." (Slingerland, ) But this definition refers to the mind of the person involved, not the actual action taking place. Great deals on Asian Philosophy Antiquarian & Collectible Books. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items!

    The surveys, it is to be hoped, may help to strengthen the Socratic element of modern philosophy, the world wide dialogue or Kommunikationsgemeinschaft. So far, six volumes have been prepared for the new series. The present surveys in Asian Philosophy (Vol. 7) follow the surveys in the Philosophy of Language and Philosophical Logic (Vol. "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.".


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