Key Concepts in Eastern Philosophy

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TitleKey Concepts in Eastern Philosophy
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsLeaman, O.
PublisherRoutledge
Place PublishedHoboken
ISBN Number9780415173629, 0415173620
KeywordsAsian, Encyclopedias, Oriental, Philosophy, Religion
Abstract

Key Concepts in Eastern Philosophy provides an extensive glossary of the main terms and concepts used in Eastern philosophy. The book includes definitions of philosophical ideas linked to the national traditions of:* Persia* India* Islamic world* China* Japan* Tibetincluding concepts from:* Zoroastrianism* Hinduism* Sufism* Islam * Confucianism* Shintoism* Taoism* BuddhismEach entry includes a guide for further reading and critical analysis, and is cross-referenced with associated concepts and is in easy-to-use A-Z format.