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Key concepts in Eastern philosophy

by Oliver Leaman

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy, Asian -- Encyclopedias

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 288-299) and index.

    StatementOliver Leaman.
    GenreEncyclopedias.
    SeriesKey concepts series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB121 .L43 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx, 319 p. ;
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6897648M
    ISBN 100415173620, 0415173639
    LC Control Number00700136
    OCLC/WorldCa41546955

    7 Philosophical Concepts, Explained With Beautiful Postcards These are the work of graphic designer Genis Carreras, and they're taken from his Kickstarter-funded book, Philographics. by Luke Lewis. The distinction between Western and Eastern is of course somewhat arbitrary and artificial, and in some respects even example, Indian and Chinese philosophies are at least as distinct from each other as they are from Western Philosophy. Ancient Babylonian philosophy can be considered Eastern in some ways, but it almost certainly had a strong influence on Greek, particularly.

    Eastern philosophy or Asian philosophy includes the various philosophies that originated in East and South Asia including Chinese philosophy, Japanese philosophy, and Korean philosophy which are dominant in East Asia and Vietnam, and Indian philosophy (including Buddhist philosophy) which are dominant in South Asia, Southeast Asia, Tibet and Mongolia. Book Description. Eastern Philosophy: The Basics is an essential introduction to major Indian and Chinese philosophies, both past and ing familiar metaphysical and ethical questions from the perspectives offered by a range of eastern philosophies, including Confucianism, Daoism, the main Buddhist and Hindu philosophical schools, as well as Jainism, this book covers key figures.

    A. A priori and a posteriori; Absolute; Absolute time and space; Abstract and concrete; Adiaphora; Aesthetic emotions; Aesthetic interpretation; Agathusia and aschimothusia.   Before I start, let me just say this: I am no expert, and I don't favor eastern philosophy, per se. I think I am more knowledgable than most in western culture though. So, take my advice with a grain of salt: 1. Stephen Mitchell has translated a m.


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