This alphabetical handbook defines and explains key concepts in classical Indian philosophy, identifies controversial issues, describes major traditions of thought, and locates influential thinkers in their intellectual and religious contexts. Extensive cross-referencing provides users with an overview of systematic doctrines and disagreements. While many entries deal with fundamentals, others explain technicalities usually overlooked in Western writings about Indian thought, making Indian Philosophy A-Z a unique resource for both beginners and specialists in the fields of Indian religions and philosophies. Features * The only handbook of its kind * Written in non-technical language * Extensive cross-referencing
Christopher Bartley is Lecturer in the Philosophy Department at Liverpool University. His The Theology of Ramanuja was published by Routledge-Curzon in 2002.
Contents; Series Editor's Preface; Introduction; Acknowledgements; Using this book; Indian Philosophy A-Z Entries; English-Sanskrit Glossary.
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