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The Routledge History of Chinese Philosophy

The Routledge History of Chinese Philosophy

The History of Chinese Philosophy is a comprehensive and authoritative examination of the movements and thinkers that have shaped Chinese philosophy over the last three thousand years. An outstanding team of international contributors provide seventeen accessible entries organise... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781136325052
Published 27 August 2008 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
Format Online resource/Other
Author(s) Edited by Mou, Professor Bo
Series Routledge History of World Philosophies
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ISBN-13 9781136325052
ISBN-10 1136325050
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Status Showing available at publisher; usually ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
Imprint Routledge
Publication Date 27 August 2008
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Online resource/Other
Author(s) Edited by Mou, Professor Bo
Series Routledge History of World Philosophies
Category Non-Western Philosophy
Number of Pages 648
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 400g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Philosophy
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 181
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Description of this Book

The History of Chinese Philosophy is a comprehensive and authoritative examination of the movements and thinkers that have shaped Chinese philosophy over the last three thousand years. An outstanding team of international contributors provide seventeen accessible entries organised into five clear parts: Identity of Chinese Philosophy Classical Chinese Philosophy (I): Pre-Han Period Classical Chinese Philosophy (II): From Han Through Tang Classical Chinese Philosophy (III): From Song Through Early Qing Modern Chinese Philosophy: From Late Qing Through 21st Century This outstanding collection is essential reading for students of Chinese philosophy, and will be of interest to those seeking to explore the lasting significance this rich and complex philosophical tradition.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review 'The depth of coverage, updated bibliography, and inclusion of more recent philosophical trends make Routledge's History a valuable resource for many. Summing Up: Recommended.' - CHOICE, July 2009 'History of Chinese Philosophy is a welcome addition to the literature on Chinese philosophy.' - Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews

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Author's Bio

Bo Mou is Director of the Center for Comparative Philosophy at San Jose State University, USA. He has published widely in Chinese philosophy, analytic philosophy and comparative Chinese-Western philosophy, concerning philosophy of language, metaphysics, philosophical methodology and ethics.

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