Encyclopedia of Asian philosophy / edited by Oliver Leaman.

  • London ; New York : Routledge 2001
Physical description
1 online resource (xxvii, 669 pages)
  • 9780203187715
  • 9781134691104
  • 9781134691142
  • 9781134691159
  • 9780415172813
  • 9780415862530


  • From Abhidharma to Zurvan, this important new resource identifies and defines the principal concepts and individuals in Asian philosophy throughout the world. The comprehensive geographic coverage encompasses China, Japan, India, the Middle East, the United States and Australasia, with an emphasis on contemporary developments and movements. Featuring 650 signed A-Z entries, the Encyclopedia emphasises the present-day vitality of Asian philosophy, and provides extensive coverage of trends such as the reciprocal exchange of theories between East and West, and new schools of thought such as orientalism. Entries include: * Confucius and Confucianism * karma * shamanism * no-self * Madhyamaka School of Buddhism * hungry ghosts * orientalism * Ramanuja * simplicity * Yi Yulgok * Wantokism * Chuang-tzu/Zhuangzi * tantra * harmony * Sufism * Yin-Yang * Mulla Sadra * Zen * and much more.

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Aga Khan Library, London: Reference Collection B121 .E53 2001
University of Birmingham Libraries: OLRC (Selly Oak), Collection 181.003
British Library: Lending Collection m01/21229
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YC.2002.b.241
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms SPHOA HLR 181.003 [Another copy]***[Another copy.]
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Cardiff University Libraries: Contact the Arts and Social Sciences Library B121.E6
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Durham University Library: Bill Bryson Library, Level 4 181.003 ENC
University of Essex: Request from store -- Store 2 B 121
University of Hull: Reading Room Reference (R) B 121 E5
LSE Library: Main collection books B121 E51
University of Leeds Library: Brotherton Library, Main floor 2 Philosophy E-18 LEA
University of Liverpool Library: Sydney Jones Library B121.L43 0
London Metropolitan University Library: Holloway Road Library 181.003 ENC
University of Manchester Library: Main Library: Blue Area Floor 1 109.5
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored onsite) H4.202.1021
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University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library Z. Z. 139
University of Oxford Libraries: Oriental Institute: Nizami Ganjavi Library 130 Lea
SOAS Library, University of London: Main Library A181.003 /810256
University of St Andrews Library: Main Library Reference B121.L4 Ref
Senate House Library, University of London: Senate House Library PHILOSOPHY 6th Floor (66) AAY1 Enc
Trinity College Dublin Library: Ussher Library 109.5 P11