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You are currently browsing 21–30 of 36 new and published books in the subject of Eastern Philosophy — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Daoism in History

    Essays in Honour of Liu Ts'un-yan

    Edited by Benjamin Penny

    Series: Routledge Studies in Taoism

    Over the last decade there has been a marked increase in the study of Daoism especially in Japan, China and the West, with a new generation of scholars broadening our understanding of the religion. Including contributions from the foremost scholars in the field, Daoism in History presents...

    Published August 11th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Confucian Studies

    Edited by Xinzhong Yao, Tu Weiming

    Series: Critical Concepts in Asian Philosophy

    It is difficult, if not totally impossible, to define what we call ‘Confucianism’ in terms of any of the disciplines we are used to in the West, and contemporary scholars tend to see it as a historical and yet living tradition containing elements of philosophy, religion, politics, morality, and...

    Published August 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  3. M. N. Roy

    Marxism and Colonial Cosmopolitanism

    By Kris Manjapra

    Series: Pathfinders

    This is a work of South Asian intellectual history written from a transnational perspective and based on the life and work of M.N. Roy, one of India’s most formidable Marxist intellectuals. Swadeshi revolutionary, co-founder of the Mexican Communist Party, member of the Communist International...

    Published February 22nd 2010 by Routledge India

  4. Governance for Harmony in Asia and Beyond

    Edited by Julia Tao, Anthony B. L. Cheung, Martin Painter, Chenyang Li

    Series: Comparative Development and Policy in Asia

    Harmony has become a major challenge for modern governance in the twenty-first century because of the multi-religious, multi-racial and multi-ethnic character of our increasingly globalized societies. Governments all over the world are facing growing pressure to integrate the many diverse elements...

    Published December 13th 2009 by Routledge

  5. The Ethics of Confucius and Aristotle

    Mirrors of Virtue

    By Jiyuan Yu

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

    As a comparative study of the virtue ethics of Aristotle and Confucius, this book explores how they each reflect upon human good and virtue out of their respective cultural assumptions, conceptual frameworks, and philosophical perspectives. It does not simply take one side as a...

    Published June 15th 2009 by Routledge

  6. The Ethics of War in Asian Civilizations

    A Comparative Perspective

    Edited by Torkel Brekke

    This book explores how issues of ethics in war and warfare have been treated by major ethical traditions of Asia. It opens a discussion about whether there are universal standards in the ideologies of warfare between the major religious traditions of the world. While the chapters are written by...

    Published April 28th 2009 by Routledge

  7. History of Chinese Philosophy

    Edited by Bo Mou

    Series: Routledge History of World Philosophies

    The History of Chinese Philosophy is a comprehensive and authoritative examination of the movements and thinkers that have shaped Chinese philosophy over the last three thousand years. An outstanding team of international contributors provide seventeen accessible entries organised into five...

    Published October 14th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Indian Buddhist Theories of Persons

    Vasubandhu's Refutation of the Theory of a Self

    By James Duerlinger

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism

    In this book, Vasubandhu's classic work Refutation of the Theory of a Self is translated and provided with an introduction and commentary. The translation, the first into a modern Western language from the Sanskrit text, is intended for use by those who wish to begin a careful philosophical study...

    Published April 17th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Epistemologies and the Limitations of Philosophical Inquiry

    Doctrine in Madhva Vedanta

    By Deepak Sarma

    Series: Routledge Hindu Studies Series

    Deepak Sarma explores the degree to which outsiders can understand and interpret the doctrine of the Màdhva school of Vedànta. The school is based on insider epistemology which is so restrictive that few can learn its intricate doctrines. This book reveals the complexity of studying traditions...

    Published October 27th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Companion Encyclopedia of Asian Philosophy

    Edited by Dr Brian Carr, Brian Carr, Indira Mahalingam

    The Companion Encyclopedia of Asian Philosophy is a unique one-volume reference work which makes a broad range of richly varied philosophical, ethical and theological traditions accessible to a wide audience.The Companion is divided into six sections covering the main traditions within Asian...

    Published August 30th 2000 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Philosophy and Psychology of Character and Happiness
    Edited by Nancy E. Snow, Franco V. Trivigno
    To Be Published June 23rd 2014
  2. Nothingness in Asian Philosophy
    Edited by Jeeloo Liu, Douglas Berger
    To Be Published June 25th 2014
  3. Buddhist Moral Philosophy: An Introduction
    By Christopher W. Gowans
    To Be Published July 9th 2014
  4. Democracy in Contemporary Confucian Philosophy
    By David Elstein
    To Be Published July 10th 2014
  5. History of Chinese Philosophy
    Edited by Bo Mou
    To Be Published August 14th 2014

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