A Companion to Buddhist Philosophy

A Companion to Buddhist Philosophy

Editor(s): Steven M. Emmanuel

Published Online: 5 FEB 2013 08:39PM EST

Print ISBN: 9780470658772

Online ISBN: 9781118324004

DOI: 10.1002/9781118324004

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

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Conceptual Foundations

  2. Part II: Major Schools of Buddhist Thought

  3. Part III: Themes in Buddhist Philosophy - A. Metaphysics

  4. Part III: Themes in Buddhist Philosophy - B. Epistemology

  5. Part III: Themes in Buddhist Philosophy - C. Language and Logic

  6. Part III: Themes in Buddhist Philosophy - D. Philosophy of Mind

  7. Part III: Themes in Buddhist Philosophy - E. Ethics and Moral Philosophy

  8. Part III: Themes in Buddhist Philosophy - F. Social and Political Philosophy

  9. Part IV: Buddhist Meditation

  10. Part V: Contemporary Issues and Applications

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