The Oxford Handbook of World Philosophy

Paperback | January 14, 2014

EditorJay L. Garfield, William Edelglass

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The Oxford Handbook of World Philosophy provides the advanced student or scholar a set of introductions to each of the world's major non-European philosophical traditions. It offers the non-specialist a way in to unfamiliar philosophical texts and methods and the opportunity to explorenon-European philosophical terrain and to connect her work in one tradition to philosophical ideas or texts from another. Sections on Chinese Philosophy, Indian Philosophy, Buddhist Philosophy, East Asian Philosophy, African Philosophy, and Recent Trends in Global Philosophy are each edited by an expert in the field. Each section includes a general introduction and a set of authoritative articles written by leadingscholars, designed to provide the non-specialist a broad overview of a major topic or figure. This volume is an invaluable aid to those who would like to pursue philosophy in a global context, and to those who are committed to moving beyond Eurocentrism in academic philosophy.

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The Oxford Handbook of World Philosophy provides the advanced student or scholar a set of introductions to each of the world's major non-European philosophical traditions. It offers the non-specialist a way in to unfamiliar philosophical texts and methods and the opportunity to explorenon-European philosophical terrain and to connect h...

Jay L. Garfield is Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho Temple Professor of Humanities at Yale-NUS College. William Edelglass is Professor of Philosophy and Environmental Studies at Marlboro College.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:656 pages, 9.61 × 6.69 × 0.68 inPublished:January 14, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Jay L. Garfield and William Edelglass: World PhilosophyPart I: Chinese PhilosophyChenyang Li: Chenyang Li: Chinese Philosophy1. Chung-Ying Cheng: The Yijing: The Creative Origin of Chinese Philosophy2. Peimin Ni: Classical Confucianism I: Confucius3. Manyul Im: Classical Confucianism II: Mencius and Xunzi4. Liu Xiaogan: Daoism: Laozi and Zhuangzi5. Chris Fraser: Major Rival Schools: Mohism and Legalism6. Brook Ziporyn: Chinese Buddhist Philosophy7. John Berthrong: Neo-Confucianism8. Shu-hsien Liu: Contemporary ConfucianismPart II: Non-Buddhist Indian PhilosophyNalini Bhushan: Nalini Bhushan: Non-Buddhist Indian Philosophy9. Amita Chatterjee: Nyaya-Vaisesika Philosophy10. T.S. Rukmani: Skhya-Yoga11. Dan Arnold: Mimamsa12. John Taber: Vedanta13. Jeffery D. Long: Jain Philosophy14. Nalini Bhushan: Anglophone Philosophy in Colonial IndiaPart III: Indo-Tibetan Buddhist PhilosophyWilliam Edelglass and Jay L. Garfield: William Edelglass and Jay Garfield: Indo-Tibetan Buddhist Philosophy15. Jan Westerhoff: Abhidharma Philosophy16. John Dunne: Madhyamaka in India and Tibet17. John Powers: Yogacara18. Tom J.F. Tillemans: Buddhist Epistemology (pramanavada)19. Matthew T. Kapstein: Buddhist Thought in Tibet: An Historical Introduction20. Anne Carolyn Klein: Dzogchen21. Barbara R. Clayton: Buddhist EthicsPart IV: Japanese and Korean PhilosophyKoji Tanaka: Koji Tanaka: Japanese and Korean Philosophy22. Bret W. Davis: The Philosophy of Zen Master Dogen: Egoless Perspectivism23. John C. Maraldo: Nishida Kitaro: Self, World, and the Nothingness Underlying Distinctions24. Mara Miller: Japanese Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art25. Robert E. Carter: Japanese Ethics26. Bret W. Davis: Natural Freedom: Human/Nature Nondualism in Japanese Thought27. Jin Y. Park: Korean Buddhist PhilosophyPart V: Islamic PhilosophyTamara Albertini: Tamara Albertini: Re-introducing Islamic Philosophy: The Persisting Problem of "Smaller Orientalisms"28. Andrey Smrinov: The Hellenizing Philosophers29. Hossein Ziai: Philosophy of Illumination30. Erik S. Ohlander: Sufism31. Eric Ormsby: Islamic Theology32. Robert Gleave: Muslim JurisprudencePart VI: Philosophy in Africa and the African DiasporaAlbert Mosley and Stephen C. Ferguson II: Stephen C. Ferguson II: Philosophy in Africa and the African Diaspora33. Barry Hallen: African Philosophy34. Tsenay Serequeberhan: Africana Philosophy: Prospects and Possibilities35. Clevis Headley: Afro-Caribbean Philosophy36. John H. McClendon III and Stephen C. Ferguson II: African American Philosophy: A Historical Outline37. Albert Mosley: Race in Contemporary Philosophy38. Rodney C. Roberts: Affirmative ActionPart VII: Recent Trends in Global PhilosophyCynthia Townley: Cynthia Townley: Recent Trends in Global Philosophy39. Christine M. Koggel: Global Feminism40. Adam Arola: Native American Philosophy41. Workineh Kelbessa: Indigenous Environmental Philosophy42. Gillian Brock: Cosmopolitanism43. J. Angelo Corlett: ReparationsContributors