Eastern Philosophy by Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad

"Eastern Philosophy" provides a comprehensive overview of the major philosophical ideas and traditions originating from the Eastern world, particularly focusing on Indian, Chinese, Japanese, and Persian philosophies. The book explores key themes such as metaphysics, ethics, logic, and epistemology, highlighting how these concepts have been developed and debated over centuries within various Eastern cultures. Through comparative analysis, the text examines the similarities and differences between Eastern and Western philosophical thought, offering insights into the profound depth and diversity of Eastern intellectual traditions. This exploration not only enriches the reader's understanding of Eastern philosophies but also provides a broader perspective on the nature and purpose of philosophy itself.

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Total Points: 52

This book was first published in 2005