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Non-Western philosophy books

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Analytic Islamic Philosophy by Anthony Booth Analytic Islamic Philosophy

This book is an introduction to Islamic Philosophy, beginning with its Medieval inception, right through to its more contemporary incarnations.
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/11/2017

Taking Back Philosophy A Multicultural Manifesto by Bryan W. Van Norden, Jay L. Garfield Taking Back Philosophy A Multicultural Manifesto
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Are American colleges and universities failing their students by refusing to teach the philosophical traditions of China, India, Africa, and other non-Western cultures? This biting and provocative critique of American higher education says yes. Even though we live in an...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2017

Taking Back Philosophy A Multicultural Manifesto by Bryan W. Van Norden, Jay L. Garfield Taking Back Philosophy A Multicultural Manifesto
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Are American colleges and universities failing their students by refusing to teach the philosophical traditions of China, India, Africa, and other non-Western cultures? This biting and provocative critique of American higher education says yes. Even though we live in an...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2017

Confucian Ethics in Western Discourse by Wai-Ying (Lingnan University, Hong Kong) Wong Confucian Ethics in Western Discourse
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Confucian Ethics in Western Discourse brings Chinese philosophers into dialogue with contemporary moral philosophers, identifying how ancient Chinese philosophy can contribute to Western discussions of moral philosophy. Covering the characteristics and significance of the Confucian ethical tradition, this study introduces...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/10/2017

Exploring Atman from the Perspective of the Vivekacudamani by Walter Menezes Exploring Atman from the Perspective of the Vivekacudamani

This book investigates the central metaphysics and epistemology of Advaita. Walter Menezes aims to revive Advaita as a sound philosophical system by driving away the cloud of negativity associated with it, thereby opening a new chapter in the history of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/09/2017

Buddhist Philosophy A Comparative Approach by Steven M. Emmanuel Buddhist Philosophy A Comparative Approach

Buddhist Philosophy: A Comparative Approach presents a series of readings that examine the prominent thinkers and texts of the Buddhist tradition in the round, introducing contemporary readers to major theories and debates at the intersection of Buddhist and Western thought.
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/08/2017

Buddhist Philosophy A Comparative Approach by Steven M. Emmanuel Buddhist Philosophy A Comparative Approach

Buddhist Philosophy: A Comparative Approach presents a series of readings that examine the prominent thinkers and texts of the Buddhist tradition in the round, introducing contemporary readers to major theories and debates at the intersection of Buddhist and Western thought.
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/08/2017

The Palgrave Handbook of African Philosophy by Adeshina Afolayan The Palgrave Handbook of African Philosophy

This handbook investigates the current state and future possibilities of African Philosophy, as a discipline and as a practice, vis-a-vis the challenge of African development and Africa's place in a globalized, neoliberal capitalist economy.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

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Oneness East Asian Conceptions of Virtue, Happiness, and How We Are All Connected by Philip J. (Chair, Professor of East Asian and Comparative Philosophy and Religion, and director of the Center for East Ivanhoe Oneness East Asian Conceptions of Virtue, Happiness, and How We Are All Connected
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This work concerns the oneness hypothesis-the view, found in different forms and across various disciplines, that we and our welfare are inextricably intertwined with other people, creatures, and things-and its implications for conceptions of the self, virtue, and human happiness.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2017

Asian Philosophies by John M. Koller Asian Philosophies


Format: Paperback - Released: 02/01/2018

Asian Philosophies by John M. Koller Asian Philosophies


Format: Hardback - Released: 02/01/2018

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Philosophic Classics: Asian Philosophy, Volume VI by Forrest Baird Philosophic Classics: Asian Philosophy, Volume VI

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...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

Asian Philosophies by John M. Koller Asian Philosophies

With an inside view from an expert in the field, solid scholarship, and a clear and engaging writing style, Asian Philosophies invites students and professors to think along with the great thinkers of the Asian traditions. John M. Koller is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

Nation and Aesthetics On Kant and Freud by Kojin (Japanese Philosopher and Literary Theorist, formerly Kinki University, Osaka) Karatani Nation and Aesthetics On Kant and Freud
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Nation and Aesthetics shows curious connections between nationalism and aesthetics through examining various fields such as art, language, and religion. This connection is not accidental, but inherent. Nation connects capitalism and the state, thus creating the problematic modern social formation...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/06/2017

Jewish Cryptotheologies of Late Modernity Philosophical Marranos by Agata Bielik-Robson Jewish Cryptotheologies of Late Modernity Philosophical Marranos

This book aims to interpret 'Jewish Philosophy' in terms of the Marrano phenomenon: as a conscious clinamen of philosophical forms used in order to convey a 'secret message' which cannot find an open articulation. The Marrano phenomenon is employed here,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/06/2017

Korean Modernization and Uneven Development Alternative Sociological Accounts by Kyong-Dong Kim Korean Modernization and Uneven Development Alternative Sociological Accounts

Offering an alternative discourse on modernization and development viewed specifically from the East Asia perspective, this book focuses its analysis on the Korean experience of modernization and development. It considers the broad range of societal transformations which have occurred over...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/05/2017

The Art of War by Sun Tzu The Art of War

An elegant pocket hardback edition of Sun Tzu's definitive work on military strategy
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/05/2017

Why the World Does Not Exist by Markus Gabriel Why the World Does Not Exist

This new book of popular philosophy is a major bestseller in Germany, where it sold over 40,000 copies in the first few weeks after publication Gabriel argues that the world does not exist because what is, in fact, includes not...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/04/2017

The Public Sphere From Outside the West by Divya Dwivedi The Public Sphere From Outside the West

The Public Sphere from Outside the West brings together established and emerging new voices from philosophy, literature, anthropology, history, migration studies and information technology to address the present reality of the public sphere. In the age where everyone is in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/03/2017

Themes, Issues and Problems in African Philosophy by Isaac E Ukpokolo Themes, Issues and Problems in African Philosophy

This volume provides the key to a deepened discourse on philosophy in Africa. Available literature and academic practice in African philosophy since the 1960s have largely featured discourses in the areas of origin, general meaning and nature of the discipline,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/02/2017

Transcendence, Immanence, and Intercultural Philosophy by William Franke Transcendence, Immanence, and Intercultural Philosophy

This book presents detailed discussions from leading intercultural philosophers, arguing for and against the priority of immanence in Chinese thought and the validity of Western interpretations that attempt to import conceptions of transcendence.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/12/2016

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