A Companion to Buddhist Philosophy
Copyright © 2013 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Editor(s): Steven M. Emmanuel
Published Online: 5 FEB 2013 08:39PM EST
Print ISBN: 9780470658772
Online ISBN: 9781118324004
About this Book
A Companion to Buddhist Philosophy is the most comprehensive single volume on the subject available; it offers the very latest scholarship to create a wide-ranging survey of the most important ideas, problems, and debates in the history of Buddhist philosophy.
- Encompasses the broadest treatment of Buddhist philosophy available, covering social and political thought, meditation, ecology and contemporary issues and applications
- Each section contains overviews and cutting-edge scholarship that expands readers understanding of the breadth and diversity of Buddhist thought
- Broad coverage of topics allows flexibility to instructors in creating a syllabus
- Essays provide valuable alternative philosophical perspectives on topics to those available in Western traditions