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Great Thinkers of the Eastern World

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Book News Annotation:

Articles on some 100 outstanding religious and philosophical thinkers and texts, each with its own bibliography, are arranged chronologically according to country, so that students can trace the development of ideas from 600 B.C. through the 20th century. The articles on people provide basic biographical information, list major works, and summarize principle ideas. Articles on texts list authors and dates of composition, and summarize the main ideas of works such as the I Ching and the Upanishads.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780062700858
Subtitle:
(the major thinkers and the philosophical and religious classics of China, India, Japan, Korea, and the world of Islam )
Author:
Mcgreal, Ian P
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Philosophy, Asian
Subject:
Asia
Subject:
Philosophers
Subject:
Religious biography
Subject:
Religious biography -- Asia. .
Subject:
Philosophers -- Asia.
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series Volume:
no. 1994-865
Publication Date:
c1995
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xvii, 505 p.

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