Category: Non-Western Philosophy

I Am
In this book Jean Klein once again offers us one of the clearest and most direct expositions of Advaita in our times. The root of all desires is the one desire: to come home, to be at peace. There may be a moment in life when...

19.09.2015

Rude Awakenings : Zen, the Kyoto School and the Question of Nationalism
Can Zen tell us whether particular wars are right or wrong? What role did D. T. Suzuki and other Zen figures play in the Japanese nationalism that fueled World War II? What are we to make of nationalistic elements in the thought...

14.06.2011

Why the World Does Not Exist
Where do we come from? Are we merely a cluster of elementary particles in a gigantic world receptacle? And what does it all mean? In this highly original new book, the philosopher Markus Gabriel challenges our notion of what...

23.08.2012

The Classic Jewish Philosophers : From Saadia Through the Renaissance
This book provides a standard reference of the major medieval Jewish philosophers, as well as an eminently readable narrative of the course of medieval Jewish philosophical thought, presented as a response to the...

15.02.2012

Comparative Studies in Asian and Latin American Philosophies : Cross-cultural theories and methodologies
Comparative philosophy, an important site for the study of non-Western philosophical traditions, has long been associated with an East-West dialogue. Comparative Studies in Asian and Latin American Philosophies changes the focus...

03.09.2013