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From Africa to Zen free pdf In this second edition, fifteen experts introduce some of the great philosophical traditions in the world. The dozen essays collected here unveil sophisticated philosophical traditions that are too often neglected in the western world. The contributors include the leading scholars in their fields but they write for students coming to these concepts for the first time. "From Africa to Zen" reveals the many theatres of philosophy around the globe. Building on revisions and updates to the original, including essays on China, India, Japan and the Americas, this edition also considers three philosophical traditions for the first time - Jewish, Budhist and South Pacific (Maori) philosophy.

About Professor Robert C. Solomon

Robert C. Solomon, Quincy Lee Centennial Professor of Philosophy at the University of Texas at Austin, is author of numerous books and textbooks in philosophy, including From Rationalism to Existentialism, The Passions, and The Bully Culture. Kathleen M. Higgins, professor of philosophy at the University of Texas at Austin, is the author of Nietzsche's Zarathustra, The Music of Our Lives, and Comic Relief: Nietzsche's Gay Science. Together, they have written A Short History of Philosophy, What Nietzsche Really Said, and edited World Philosophy: A Text with Readings.

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Author : Professor Robert C. Solomon
Publisher : Rowman
Data Published : 01 January 2003
ISBN : 0742513505
EAN : 9780742513501
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 312 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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