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Oriental Thought

An Introduction to the Philosophical and Religious Thought of Asia (Littlefield, Adams Quality Paperback Series ; 365)

by David H. Freeman

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oriental & Indian philosophy,
  • Religions of Indic & Oriental origin,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • ASIA,
  • Comparative Religion,
  • Philosophy / Eastern,
  • Philosophy, Asian,
  • Civilization, Oriental

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9412987M
    ISBN 100822603659
    ISBN 109780822603658

    ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: pages 24 cm: Contents: Part One: Indian thought Hinduism Buddhism --Part Two: Chinese thought Confucianism Taoism Neo-Confucianism --Part Three: The thoughts of Korea and Japan Korean thought Japanese thought. The Hindu Tradition: Readings in Oriental Thought by Embree, Ainslie T. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Hindu Tradition: Readings in Oriental Thought - AbeBooks.

    This book, compiled from basic Hindu writings, is an exploration of the essential meaning of the Hindu tradition, the way of thinking and acting that has dominated life in India for the last three-thousand years. Orientals: Asian Americans in popular culture User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Lee (American civilization, Brown Univ.) presents six images of "the Oriental": pollutant of white culture, coolie laborer, effeminate deviant, yellow peril threat, model minority, and gook.

    Promoting academic literacy on non-Western traditions of philosophy, Philosophy East and West has for over half a century published the highest-quality scholarship that locates these cultures in their relationship to Anglo-American philosophy. Philosophy defined in its relationship to cultural traditions broadly integrates the professional discipline with literature, science, and social practices. In art history, literature and cultural studies, Orientalism is the imitation or depiction of aspects in the Eastern depictions are usually done by writers, designers, and artists from the West. In particular, Orientalist painting, depicting more specifically "the Middle East", was one of the many specialisms of 19th-century academic art, and the literature of Western countries.


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Oriental Thought: An Introduction to the Philosophical and Religious Thought of Asia (Littlefield, Adams Quality Paperback Series; ) byCited by: Oriental Thought: An Introduction to the Philosophical and Religious Thought of Asia Issue of G - Reference, Information and Interdisciplinary Subjects Series Issue of Littlefield, Adams.

Mysticism and Morality: Oriental Thought and Moral Philosophy [Danto, Arthur C.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Mysticism and Morality: Oriental Thought and Moral PhilosophyCited by: Although this work first came out in (and still bears the unfortunate word "Oriental" in the subtitle, which is very misleading for a book about South Asia), it retains its relevance and usefulness, especially if you are seeking a book to accompany a course on ancient and medieval India/5(6).

Thinking about it some, and re-reading the introduction, the theme of the book might be that oriental philosophy is about escape from this world and salvation from the repeated birth-rebirth cycle ("cosmic boredom") and, therefore, it is not about ethics (governing relationships between individuals) per se/5.

Comparison of Western and Oriental Thought is a book written by Sierran sociologist Mark Culler and published in which has been identified as the most influential book in Sierra, and one of the most important sociological books in the 20th century.

Focusing on and exploring the similarities, strengths and weakness, and history of both Western and East Asian culture, the book is one of the Genre: Sociology Philosophy History. Oriental Philosophy: A Westerner's Guide to Eastern Thought Paperback – J Cited by: 6.

This insightful explication of oriental philosophy meets a long felt need for a critical introduction to four systems of eastern thought--Confucianism, Taoism, Buddhism, and Hinduism--presented in familiar western terms.

Students of comparative religion, eastern philosophy and civilization, and the philosophy of religion who have been trained in traditional western modes of thought often find Reviews: 1.

This book, compiled from basic Hindu writings, is an exploration of the essential meaning of the Hindu tradition, the way of thinking and acting that has dominated life in India for the last three thousand years/5(5).

This book is principally an examination and explanation of how the West has seen the philosophies, religions and cultures of the Far East - chiefly of China and India. To this interest in the East Clarke gives the name Orientalism. That word since has carried the connotation that Edward Said gave to it in his book of that by:   The problem with “Oriental,” San Francisco Chronicle columnist Jeff Yang told NPR, is that “When you think about it, the term feels freighted with : Jayne Tsuchiyama.

This book, compiled from basic Hindu writings, is an exploration of the essential meaning of the Hindu tradition, the way of thinking and acting that has dominated life in India for the last three thousand years. Selections from religious, literary and philosophic works are preceded by introductory material that summarizes historical developments and cultural movements.3/5(1).

Book Description. What is the place of Eastern thought - Buddhism, Taoism, Hinduism, Confucianism - in the Western intellectual tradition.

Oriental Enlightenment shows how, despite current talk of 'globalization', there is still a reluctance to accept that the West could have borrowed anything of significance from the East, and explores a critique of the 'orientalist' view that we must regard.

An easy familiarity with the complex interrelationships of Eastern and Western religions and the Oriental thought that underlies the ideas of many Western philosophers, allows Robinson to address the intricate problem of Oriental influences on O'Neill's favorite Western sources, including Nietzsche, Schopenhauer, Jung, Strindberg, and Emerson.

Comparison of Western and Oriental Thought is a book written by Sierran sociologist Mark Culler and published in which has been identified as the most influential book in Sierra, and one of the most important sociological books in the 20th century.

Focusing on and exploring the similarities, strengths and weakness, and history of both Western and East Asian culture, the book is one of the. This book, compiled from basic Hindu writings, is an exploration of the essential meaning of the Hindu tradition, the way of thinking & acting that has dominated life in India for the last years.4/5.

The Best History Books: the Wolfson Prize shortlist. If you're looking for the best history books published this past year, the annual Wolfson History Prize is a great place to start. Each year, the judges pick out outstanding books that are both originally researched and readable. Nietzsche and Asian Thought is an anthology of essays by a variety of contributors on the relationship of the thought of German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche to Asian philosophy ; specifically, Indian, Chinese and Japanese y: United States.

To reconstruct a dead or lost Oriental language meant ultimately to reconstruct a dead or neglected Orient; it also meant that reconstructive precision, science, even imagination could prepare the way for what armies, administrators, and bureaucracies would. Get this from a library.

Oriental thought: an introduction to the philosophical and religious thought of Asia. [Yong Choon Kim]. books — 83 voters Quotes Tagged “Oriental” “Splendoarea naturii lui se desfășoară la vedere, dar viața lăuntrică îi este acoperită de voaluri ca frumusețea femeilor sale, iar turiștii care au scris despre Orient n-au văzut de cele mai multe ori decât vălul.”.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kim, Yong Choon.

Oriental thought. Totowa, N.J.: Rowman and Littlefield,© (OCoLC)Oriental Philosophy THE first Philosophy in order is the so-called Oriental, which, however, does not enter into the substance or range of our subject as represented here. Its position is preliminary, and we only deal with it at all in order to account for not treating of it at greater length, and to show in what relation it stands to Thought.