Indian philosophy: an introduction to Hindu and Buddhist thought
An introduction to the main schools of Hindu and Buddhist thought, emphasising the living history of interaction and debate between the various traditions. The book outlines the broad spectrum of Indian philosophical schools and addresses central philosophical questions. Ultimately the author highlights the need for a post-colonial and global approach to philosophy.
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