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Thirty-five oriental philosophers [electronic resource] / Dian�e Collinson and Robert Wilkinson.

By: Collinson, Dian�e, 1930-.
Contributor(s): Wilkinson, Robert, 1948-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1994Description: 1 online resource (vi, 205 p.).ISBN: 0203159802 (electronic bk.); 9780203159804 (electronic bk.); 0203029356 (electronic bk.); 9780203029350 (electronic bk.).Other title: 35 oriental philosophers.Subject(s): Philosophy, Asian | Asia -- Religion | Philosophers -- Asia -- Biography | Religious biography -- Asia | PHILOSOPHY -- Eastern | Electronic books | Philosophy | AsiaGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Thirty-five oriental philosophers.DDC classification: 181 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Zoroaster -- Islamic philosophy: Muhammad ; Al-Kindi ; Al-Farabi ; Ibn Sina ; Al-Ghazali ; Ibn Rushd ; Iqbal -- Indian philosophy: The Buddha ; Badarayana ; Nagarjuna ; Vasubandhu ; Buddhaghosa ; Sankara ; Ramanuja ; Madhva ; Vivekananda ; Gandhi ; Aurobindo ; Radhakrishnan -- Tibetan philosophy: Padma-Sambhava ; Milarepa -- Chinese philosophy: Confucius ; Mencius ; Lao Tze ; Hui-neng ; Chu Hsi ; Tai Chen ; Mao Tse-tung -- Japanese philosophy: Dogen ; Nichiren ; Bankei ; Hakuin ; Nishida ; Suzuki.
Summary: The book is an introduction to oriental philosophy via individual consideration of the ideas of thirty-five major figures drawn from six traditions. Commentaries on each philosopher are accompanied by overviews of these traditions.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 205).

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Zoroaster -- Islamic philosophy: Muhammad ; Al-Kindi ; Al-Farabi ; Ibn Sina ; Al-Ghazali ; Ibn Rushd ; Iqbal -- Indian philosophy: The Buddha ; Badarayana ; Nagarjuna ; Vasubandhu ; Buddhaghosa ; Sankara ; Ramanuja ; Madhva ; Vivekananda ; Gandhi ; Aurobindo ; Radhakrishnan -- Tibetan philosophy: Padma-Sambhava ; Milarepa -- Chinese philosophy: Confucius ; Mencius ; Lao Tze ; Hui-neng ; Chu Hsi ; Tai Chen ; Mao Tse-tung -- Japanese philosophy: Dogen ; Nichiren ; Bankei ; Hakuin ; Nishida ; Suzuki.

The book is an introduction to oriental philosophy via individual consideration of the ideas of thirty-five major figures drawn from six traditions. Commentaries on each philosopher are accompanied by overviews of these traditions.

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