Asian Philosophies. JOHN M. KOLLER. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. FIFTH EDITION. Upper Saddle River, New Jersey KOLLMF01_ For undergraduate-level introductory courses in Asian Philosophy and Asian Religion. This text carefully introduces and analyzes the views and the arguments. Asian Philosophies: 7th Edition (Paperback) book cover By John M. Koller John M. Koller has devoted hislife to understanding and explaining Asian thought .

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Philosophy East and West. Sourcebook in Asian Philosophy. Self-Identity of the Absolute What: Asian Philosophies attempts to help students ask and answer the big questions of life, which despite significant cultural differences are basically the same everywhere. Paperbackpages.

Asian Philosophies

Philosohies Murphy rated it really liked it Jul 05, Danielle rated it really liked it Feb 17, Koller Prentice Hall- Philosophy – pages 0 Reviews https: It essentially breaks into three major sections, on non-Buddhist Indian philosophies, Buddhist philosophies, and Chinese philo This is essentially a survey, entirely secondary material with occasional quotes from primary sources and annotated bibliographies at the end of each chapterwritten with a fairly high degree of sophistication.

In addition, he is the recipient of several prestigious teaching awards: Original Title is Oriental Philosophies. Having heavily criticized the cheap quality of the book, the book is one of the best books on Eastern Philosophy available for undergraduate level students.

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Aug 02, Gnuehc Ecnerwal rated it really liked it. Thinking along with—and sometimes against—the great philosophers stimulates them to think more deeply and carefully about their own philosophical questions.

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Project MUSE Mission Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide. Account Options Sign in. Explains all the major Asian philosophical and religious traditions in ways that reflect the traditions own self-understanding. It was written to help students answer three important questions. Instructors, sign in here to see net price.

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Sign Up Already have an access code? History of Western Philosophy. No keywords specified fix it. Aian Larson rated it liked it Feb 14, He is the author of more than fifty journal articles and chapters in edited books as well as five books. Second, what are the fundamental values that have guided the lives of Asian peoples over the millennia?

Lists with This Book. However, professors interested in teaching Japanese philosophy would need to supplement the text with information on non-Zen philosophy such philosopyies Shin and Kegon Buddhism klller on modern Japanese philosophy such as the Kyoto School. Preface Preface is available for download in PDF format.