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  1. Zhizhong Cai (1991). The Sayings of Han Fei Zi: The Severe Code of the Legalist. Asiapac.
  2. Glyn Richards (1982). The Philosophy of Gandhi: A Study of His Basic Ideas. Barnes & Noble.
    This title available in eBook format. Click here for more information . Visit our eBookstore at: www.ebookstore.tandf.co.uk .
  3. Chʻin-shun Lo (1987). Knowledge Painfully Acquired: The Kʻun Chih Chi. Columbia University Press.
  4. Eliot Deutsch & Ronald Bontekoe (eds.) (1999). A Companion to World Philosophies. Blackwell.
    This outstanding volume offers students, teachers and general readers a complete introductory survey of the major non-western philosophical traditions.
  5. Theodore Rowland-Entwistle (1987). Confucius and Ancient China. Bookwright Press.
  6. Oliver Leaman (1999). Key Concepts in Eastern Philosophy. Routledge.
    This invaluable survey covers all of the main terms and concepts used in Eastern philosophy. It clearly defines the essential philosophical ideas linked to the traditions of Persia, the Islamic world, Japan, India, China and Tibet, and discusses the major principles of Zoroastrianism, Sufism, Confucianism, Taoism, Hinduism, Shintoism, Buddhism, and beyond. Each entry includes a lively and authoritative critical analysis of the term or concept covered. This book is a uniquely helpful source for anyone interested in coming to grips with (...)
  7. Sabyasachi Bhattacharya (ed.) (2007). Development of Modern Indian Thought and the Social Sciences. Oxford University Press.
    This important volume provides an overview of the history of social, economic, and political thought prior to the development of disciplinary categories in social sciences. It contextualizes the thought movements in the matrix of pre-modern intellectual traditions as well as the long-range history of society, polity, and economy in modern India. Thematically organized into five sections, the first part examines the evolution of economic thinking in modern India. The next section deals with the discourse of social reform, critical studies of (...)
  8. Vitaliĭ Rubin (1976). Individual and State in Ancient China: Essays on Four Chinese Philosophers. Columbia University Press.
  9. Mary Lutyens (1997). Krishnamurti: The Years of Awakening. Shambhala Publications.
    In 1909, a boy of fourteen years was designated the savior of our age by the mystic leader of the Theosophical Society. Sent from his native India to study at the finest school in Britain, the charismatic youth was groomed for the messianic role of World Teacher--a mantle he would ultimately cast off, unleashing a storm of controversy within the spiritual community. And through inner doubts and physical agony--through bitter trials of the mind, the body, and the soul--he would follow (...)
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  10. Anirbāṇa (1971/1972). To Live Within. G. Allen & Unwin.
  11. Edward T. Chʻien (1986). Chiao Hung and the Restructuring of Neo-Confucianism in the Late Ming. Columbia University Press.
  12. Daisetz Teitaro Suzuki (1959/2010). Zen and Japanese Culture. New York]Pantheon Books.
    One of this century's leading works on Zen, this book is a valuable source for those wishing to understand its concepts in the context of Japanese life and art.
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  13. Ingrid Fischer-Schreiber, Stephan Schuhmacher & Gert Woerner (eds.) (1989). The Encyclopedia of Eastern Philosophy and Religion: Buddhism, Hinduism, Taoism, Zen. Shambhala.
  14. Charles Alexander Moore (ed.) (1967). The Japanese Mind. Honolulu, East-West Center Press.
    A collection of essays that provide insight intoJapanese culture. This book is a great buy foranyone interested in Japan.
  15. Michael Jerryson & Mark Juergensmeyer (eds.) (2010). Buddhist Warfare. Oup Usa.
    This book offers eight essays examining the dark side of a tradition often regarded as the religion of peace. The authors note the conflict between the Buddhist norms of non-violence and the prohibition of the killing of sentient beings and acts of state violence supported by the Buddhist community , acts of civil violence in which monks participate, and Buddhist intersectarian violence.
  16. Nalini Bhushan & Jay L. Garfield (eds.) (2011). Indian Philosophy in English: From Renaissance to Independence. Oup Usa.
    This book publishes, for the first time in decades, and in many cases, for the first time in a readily accessible edition, English language philosophical literature written in India during the period of British rule.
  17. Sarah Strauss (2005). Positioning Yoga: Balancing Acts Across Cultures. Berg.
    Last year, more than seven million Americans participated in yoga or tai chi classes.Yet despite its popularity the real nature of yoga remains shrouded in mystery. A diverse range of practitioners range from white-bearded Indian mystics to celebrities like Madonna and Gwyneth Paltrow. Positioning Yoga provides an overview of the development of yoga, from its introduction to Western audiences by the Indian Swami Vivekananda at the 1893 Parliament of the World's Religions in Chicago to forms of modern practice. What makes (...)
  18. Shu-hsien Liu (1998). Understanding Confucian Philosophy: Classical and Sung-Ming. Greenwood Press.
  19. Benjamin I. Schwartz (1985). The World of Thought in Ancient China. Belknap Press of Harvard University Press.
    Examines the development of the philosophy, culture, and civilization of ancient China and discusses the history of Taoism and Confucianism.
  20. William Theodore De Bary (ed.) (1975). The Unfolding of Neo-Confucianism. New York,Columbia University Press.
  21. Chin-hsing Huang (1995). Philosophy, Philology, and Politics in Eighteenth-Century China: Li Fu and the Lu-Wang School Under the Chʻing. Cambridge University Press.
    This book explains the general intellectual climate of the early Ch'ing period, and the political and cultural characteristics of the Ch'ing regime at the time. Professor Huang brings to life the book's central characters, Li Fu and the three great emperors - K'ang-hsi, Yung-cheng, and Chien-lung - whom he served. Although the author's main concern is to explain the contributions of Li Fu to the Lu-Wang school of Confucianism, he also gives a clearly written account of the Lu-Wang and Ch'eng-Chu (...)
  22. William Theodore De Bary & Irene Bloom (eds.) (1979). Principle and Practicality: Essays in Neo-Confucianism and Practical Learning. Columbia University Press.
  23. R. Balasubramanian (ed.) (2003). Theistic Vedānta. Centre for Studies in Civilizations.
  24. Bālakr̥shṇa (2007). Yog in Synergy with Medical Science. Distributor, Diamond Pocket Books and Indian Postal Dept..
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  25. Robert A. McDermott (1974). The Spirit of Modern India. New York,Crowell.
    This is the first single volume to offer such a wide representation of India's experience and scholarship through traditional and contemporary strains as ...
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  26. Paul J. Griffiths (1986). On Being Mindless: Buddhist Meditation And The Mind-Body Problem. La Salle: Open Court.
  27. Satyananda Saraswati (1973). Taming the Kundalini. Bihar School of Yoga.
  28. Xiqin Cai (ed.) (2006). Mengzi Shuo =. Hua Yu Jiao Xue Chu Ban She.
  29. Arvind Sharma (2006). Sea-Shell as Silver: A Metaphorical Excursion Into Advaita Vedānta. D.K. Printworld.
  30. François Jullien (2000). Detour and Access: Strategies of Meaning in China and Greece. Zone Books.
  31. Wu-chi Liu (1955/1979). A Short History of Confucian Philosophy. Hyperion Press.
  32. Tara Chatterjea (2002). Knowledge and Freedom in Indian Philosophy. Lexington Books.
    In this groundbreaking collection of articles, Tara Chatterjea brings Indian philosophy into proximity with contemporary analytic thought.
  33. Jonardon Ganeri (2007). The Concealed Art of the Soul: Theories of Self and Practices of Truth in Indian Ethics and Epistemology. Oxford University Press.
    Hidden in the cave : the Upaniṣadic self -- Dangerous truths : the Buddha on silence, secrecy and snakes -- A cloak of clever words : the deconstruction of deceit in the Mahābhārata -- Words that burn : why did the Buddha say what he did? -- Words that break : can an Upaniṣad state the truth? -- The imperfect reality of persons -- Self as performance.
  34. Burton Watson (ed.) (1967). Basic Writings of Mo Tzu, Hsün Tzu, and Han Fei Tzu. Columbia Univ Pr.
    Compiling in one volume the basic writings of these three seminal thinkers of ancient China, each from a different philosophical school, this book reveals the richness and diversity of the ancient Chinese intellectual world.
  35. William Reed (1986). Ki: A Practical Guide for Westerners. Japan Publications.
  36. Bādarāyaṇa (1912/2002). The Vedāntasūtras of Bādarāyaṇa: With the Commentary of Baladeva. Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers.
  37. Rebecca J. Manring (2012). The Fading Light of Advaita Acarya: Three Hagiographies. Oup Usa.
    Rebecca J. Manring offers a hagiographical treatment of Advaita Acarya, a fifteenth century leader in a new devotional school of Vaisnavism. She uses the Bengali material as a case study of how to read and understand hagiographical literature.
  38. Bhoomananda Tirtha (1970). Vedantic Way of Living. Paralam, Kerala,Narayanasrama Tapovanam.
  39. Kenneth K. Inada & Nolan Pliny Jacobson (eds.) (1984). Buddhism and American Thinkers. State University of New York Press.
    Prefatory Remarks to Charles Hartshorne's Essay The leading process philosopher of out time intimately divulges his own awakening to the fundamentals of ...
  40. Shaila Bhandare (1993). Memory in Indian Epistemology, its Nature and Status. Sri Satguru Publications.
  41. Jeffrey L. Richey (ed.) (2008). Teaching Confucianism. Oxford University Press.
    Even the most casual observer of Chinese society is aware of the tremendous significance of Confucianism as a linchpin of both ancient and modern Chinese identity. Furthermore, the Confucian tradition has exercised enormous influence over the values and institutions of the other cultures of East Asia, an influence that continues to be important in the global Asian diaspora. If forecasters are correct in labeling the 21st century 'the Chinese century,' teachers and scholars of religious studies and theology will be called (...)
  42. Frederick Franck (ed.) (1982). The Buddha Eye: An Anthology of the Kyoto School. Crossroad.
  43. Thomas W. Selover (2005). Hsieh Liang-Tso and the Analects of Confucius: Humane Learning as a Religious Quest. Oup Usa.
    This book presents a focused analysis of the core value of Confucian thought, namely the jen , through an investigation of Hsieh Liang-tso's analysis of the Analects of Confucius. Selover argues that Hsieh's handling of key issues in interpreting and applying the Confucian Analects, his experiental reasoning as well as his deference to scriptural classics and earlier tradition, bear important similarities to the practice of theology in Western religious traditions. The volume also contains a translation of Hsieh's commentary on the (...)
  44. Weiming Tu (1985). Confucian Thought: Selfhood as Creative Transformation. State University of New York Press.
    I. The "Moral Universal" from the Perspectives of East Asian Thought jl\ defining characteristic of East Asian thought is the widely accepted proposition ...
  45. Jaḍabharata (2004). Jaḍa-Bharata's Praśnāvalī: A Text on Advaita-Vedānta: Original Text Critically Edited and Translated Into English. D.K. Printworld.
  46. N. V. Isaeva (1992). Shankara and Indian Philosophy. State University of New York Press.
    CHAPTER I Introduction The history of mankind can boast not only of its times of fame and glory but also of quieter times with a different kind of heroism. ...
  47. Surendranath Dasgupta (1933). Indian Idealism. University Press.
  48. Manjulika Ghosh (ed.) (2005). Understanding Philosophy, Eastern and Western Perspectives: Proceedings of the 77th Session of the Indian Philosophical Congress. Sundeep Prakashan.
  49. Douglas Allen & Ashok Kumar Malhotra (eds.) (1997). Culture and Self: Philosophical and Religious Perspectives, East and West. Westview Press.
    Traditional scholars of philosophy and religion, both East and West, often place a major emphasis on analyzing the nature of “the self.” In recent decades, there has been a renewed interest in analyzing self, but most scholars have not claimed knowledge of an ahistorical, objective, essential self free from all cultural determinants. The contributors to this volume recognize the need to contextualize specific views of self and to analyze such views in terms of the dynamic, dialectical relations between self and (...)
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  50. S. P. Dubey (ed.) (1996). Indian Philosophy and History. Distributed by Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers.
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