Philosophy: Eastern Philosophy

  • Environmental Ethics in Buddhism: A Virtues Approach book cover

    Environmental Ethics in Buddhism

    A Virtues Approach, 1st Edition

    By Pragati Sahni

    Environmental Ethics in Buddhism presents a logical and thorough examination of the metaphysical and ethical dimensions of early Buddhist literature. The author determines the meaning of nature in the early Buddhist context from general Buddhist teachings on dhamma, paticcasamuppada, samsara and…

    Paperback – 2011-11-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism

  • Thirty-Five Oriental Philosophers book cover

    Thirty-Five Oriental Philosophers

    1st Edition

    By Diané Collinson, Dr Robert Wilkinson, Robert Wilkinson

    These are questions to which oriental thinkers have given a wide range of philosophical answers that are intellectually and imaginatively stimulating. Thirty-Five Oriental Philosophers is a succinctly informative introduction to the thought of thirty-five important figures in the Chinese, Indian,…

    Paperback – 2011-11-11
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Indian Philosophy: Perspectives on Reality, Knowledge, and Freedom book cover

    An Introduction to Indian Philosophy

    Perspectives on Reality, Knowledge, and Freedom, 1st Edition

    By Bina Gupta

    An Introduction to Indian Philosophy offers a profound yet accessible survey of the development of India’s philosophical tradition. Beginning with the formation of Brahmanical, Jaina, Materialist, and Buddhist traditions, Bina Gupta guides the reader through the classical schools of Indian thought,…

    Paperback – 2011-08-03
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Encyclopedia of Taoism: 2-Volume Set book cover

    The Routledge Encyclopedia of Taoism

    2-Volume Set, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fabrizio Pregadio

    The Routledge Encyclopedia of Taoism provides comprehensive coverage of Taoist religion, thought and history, reflecting the current state of Taoist scholarship. It contains hundreds of entries authored by an international body of experts which cover areas such as schools and traditions, texts,…

    Paperback – 2011-06-27
    Routledge

  • Buddhist Studies from India to America: Essays in Honor of Charles S. Prebish book cover

    Buddhist Studies from India to America

    Essays in Honor of Charles S. Prebish, 1st Edition

    Edited by Damien Keown

    Buddhist Studies from India to America covers four important areas of Buddhist Studies: Vinaya Studies and Ethics, the history of Buddhist schools, Western Buddhism, and Inter-religious dialogue. These are the main areas which Charles S. Prebish has either inaugurated or helped to define; and…

    Paperback – 2010-09-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism

  • Daoism in History: Essays in Honour of Liu Ts'un-yan book cover

    Daoism in History

    Essays in Honour of Liu Ts'un-yan, 1st Edition

    Edited by Benjamin Penny

    Over the last decade there has been a marked increase in the study of Daoism especially in Japan, China and the West, with a new generation of scholars broadening our understanding of the religion. Including contributions from the foremost scholars in the field, Daoism in History presents…

    Paperback – 2010-08-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Taoism

  • Confucian Studies book cover

    Confucian Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Xinzhong Yao, Tu Weiming

    It is difficult, if not totally impossible, to define what we call ‘Confucianism’ in terms of any of the disciplines we are used to in the West, and contemporary scholars tend to see it as a historical and yet living tradition containing elements of philosophy, religion, politics, morality, and…

    Hardback – 2010-08-04
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Asian Philosophy

  • M. N. Roy: Marxism and Colonial Cosmopolitanism book cover

    M. N. Roy

    Marxism and Colonial Cosmopolitanism, 1st Edition

    By Kris Manjapra

    This is a work of South Asian intellectual history written from a transnational perspective and based on the life and work of M.N. Roy, one of India’s most formidable Marxist intellectuals. Swadeshi revolutionary, co-founder of the Mexican Communist Party, member of the Communist International…

    Paperback – 2010-02-23
    Routledge India
    Pathfinders

  • The Ethics of Confucius and Aristotle: Mirrors of Virtue book cover

    The Ethics of Confucius and Aristotle

    Mirrors of Virtue, 1st Edition

    By Jiyuan Yu

    As a comparative study of the virtue ethics of Aristotle and Confucius, this book explores how they each reflect upon human good and virtue out of their respective cultural assumptions, conceptual frameworks, and philosophical perspectives.  It does not simply take one side as a…

    Paperback – 2009-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • The Ethics of War in Asian Civilizations: A Comparative Perspective book cover

    The Ethics of War in Asian Civilizations

    A Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Torkel Brekke

    This book explores how issues of ethics in war and warfare have been treated by major ethical traditions of Asia. It opens a discussion about whether there are universal standards in the ideologies of warfare between the major religious traditions of the world. While the chapters are written by…

    Paperback – 2009-04-29
    Routledge

  • Indian Buddhist Theories of Persons: Vasubandhu's Refutation of the Theory of a Self book cover

    Indian Buddhist Theories of Persons

    Vasubandhu's Refutation of the Theory of a Self, 1st Edition

    By James Duerlinger

    In this book, Vasubandhu's classic work Refutation of the Theory of a Self is translated and provided with an introduction and commentary. The translation, the first into a modern Western language from the Sanskrit text, is intended for use by those who wish to begin a careful philosophical study…

    Paperback – 2006-04-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism

  • Philosophic Classics: Asian Philosophy, Volume VI book cover

    Philosophic Classics: Asian Philosophy, Volume VI

    1st Edition

    By Forrest Baird, Raeburne S. Heimbeck

    Accessible to today’s readers, this anthology of readings is a survey of Asian thought–in India and China. It strikes a balance between major and minor figures, and features the best available translations of texts–complete works or complete sections of works–which are both central to each thinker…

    Paperback – 2005-03-11
    Routledge
    Philosophic Classics

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