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By Ithamar Theodor,Zhihua Yao,Ram Nath Jha,Sophia Katz,Friederike Assandri,Nicholas F. Gier,Alexus McLeod,Tim Connolly,Yong Huang,Livia Kohn,Wei Zhang,Joshua Capitanio,Guang Xing,Bill M. Mak,John M. Thompson,Carl Olson,Gad C. Isay

ISBN-10: 0739171720

ISBN-13: 9780739171721

ISBN-10: 1498525911

ISBN-13: 9781498525916

The current geopolitical upward push of India and China conjures up a lot curiosity within the comparative learn of those historical Asian cultures. there are numerous reports evaluating Western and Indian philosophies and religions, and there are related works evaluating chinese language and Western philosophy and faith. even though, to this point there's no systemic comparative examine of chinese language and Indian philosophies and religions. for that reason there's a have to fill this hole. As such, Brahman and Dao: Comparative stories of Indian and chinese language Philosophy and faith is a pioneering quantity in that it highlights attainable bridges among those nice cultures and intricate structures of idea, with seventeen chapters on numerous Indo-Chinese comparative issues. The booklet makes a speciality of 4 issues: metaphysics and soteriology; ethics; physique, well-being and spirituality; and language and culture.

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Brahman and Dao: Comparative Studies of Indian and Chinese Philosophy and Religion (Studies in Comparative Philosophy and Religion) by Ithamar Theodor,Zhihua Yao,Ram Nath Jha,Sophia Katz,Friederike Assandri,Nicholas F. Gier,Alexus McLeod,Tim Connolly,Yong Huang,Livia Kohn,Wei Zhang,Joshua Capitanio,Guang Xing,Bill M. Mak,John M. Thompson,Carl Olson,Gad C. Isay


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