ISBN 9780470658772,A Companion To  Buddhist Philosophy

A Companion To Buddhist Philosophy


John Wiley



John Wiley

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9780470658772

ISBN-10 0470658770

Hard Back

Number of Pages 760 Pages
Language (English)

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A Companion to Buddhist Philosophy is the most comprehensive single volume on the subject available; it offers the very latest scholarship to create a wideranging survey of the most important ideas, problems, and debates in the history of Buddhist philosophy. Encompasses the broadest treatment of Buddhist philosophy available, covering social and political thought, meditation, ecology and contemporary issues and applications Each section contains overviews and cuttingedge scholarship that expands readers understanding of the breadth and diversity of Buddhist thought Broad coverage of topics allows flexibility to instructors in creating a syllabus Essays provide valuable alternative philosophical perspectives on topics to those available in Western traditions