Asian Philosophies. JOHN M. KOLLER. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. FIFTH EDITION. Upper Saddle River, New Jersey KOLLMF01_ For undergraduate-level introductory courses in Asian Philosophy and Asian Religion. This text carefully introduces and analyzes the views and the arguments. Asian Philosophies: 7th Edition (Paperback) book cover By John M. Koller John M. Koller has devoted hislife to understanding and explaining Asian thought .

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Because these answers have guided the thought and action of the peoples of Asia over the centuries, they provide the basic clues to the ssian ideas and values of Asian societies today.

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This material is protected under all copyright laws, as they currently exist. Koller is a scholar and teacher who asixn devoted his life to understanding Asian thought and practice. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: Anna Fhaumnuaypol rated it did not like it Aug 18, With an inside view from an expert in the field, solid scholarship, and a clear and engaging writing style, Asian Philosophiesinvites students and professors to think along with the great thinkers of the Asian traditions.


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Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. This was a required textbook for one of my college courses. Koller has devoted hislife to understanding and explaining Asian thought and practice.

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He is the author of more than fifty journal articles and chapters in edited books as well as five books. Preview — Asian Philosophies by John M. This is because the pages are so thin, the text of the previous page easily shows through. My library Help Advanced Book Search. The arguments of various schools are presented in fine detail, and the authors avoid the somewhat condescending temptation of having to find Western isomorphisms for the deepest and most interesting insights of the various traditions.

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He wrote this text to give readers access to the rich philosophical and religious ideas of both South and East Asia. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Koller is a scholar and teacher who has devoted his life to understanding Asian thought and practice. I highly recommend this book for anyone that wants a little insight and a basic starting point towards understanding our Asian counterparts.


Alexander rated it liked it Sep 20, What can we know? A Guide to the Essential Texts. New to this seventh edition: Great philosopjies point for selecting further readings.

I can tell you for the Phliosophies part in this book is very well researched and I strongly recommend every one reading it. It would be a useful supplemental text for a junior or senior level Asian philosophy course, or as a relatively fast review text for graduate exam preparation. Second, what are the fundamental values that have guided the lives of Asian peoples over the millennia?

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Billy rated it really liked it Jan 15, This entry has no external links. The Moral Philosophy kooler the Bhagavad Gita. There are so many sutras that it is extremely hard to grasp a comprehensive understanding at least for me. State University of New York Press Return to Book Page.

It very directly presents and addresses key points and concepts within each of the major systems.