Bargain finder

Use this tool to find book bargains on Amazon Marketplace. It works best on the "my areas of interest" setting, but you need to specify your areas of interest first. You might also want to change your shopping locale (currently the US locale).

Note: the best bargains on this page tend to go fast; the prices shown can be inaccurate because of this.



 Offer type

 Sort by
 Max price
% off
 Min discount

 Min year

 Added since

 Pro authors only


1 — 50 / 436
  1. 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.
  2. Chʻin-shun Lo (1987). Knowledge Painfully Acquired: The Kʻun Chih Chi. Columbia University Press.
  3. 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 (...)
  4. Sonam Thakchoe (2007). The Two Truths Debate: Tsongkhapa and Gorampa on the Middle Way. Wisdom Publications.
    All lineages of Tibetan Buddhism today claim allegiance to the philosophy of the Middle Way, the exposition of emptiness propounded by the second-century Indian master Nagarjuna. But not everyone interprets it the same way. A major faultline runs through Tibetan Buddhism around the interpretation of what are called the two truths-the deceptive truth of conventional appearances and the ultimate truth of emptiness. An understanding of this faultline illuminates the beliefs that separate the Gelug descendents of Tsongkhapa from contemporary Dzogchen and (...)
  5. Heinrich Robert Zimmer (1951/1969). Philosophies of India. Princeton University Press.
    Examines the diverse cultural influences which have shaped the basic philosophical traditions of India "Indian philosophy was at the heart of Zimmer's interest ...
  6. Gandhi (1958/2005). All Men Are Brothers: Autobiographical Reflections. Continuum.
    All Men Are Brothers is a compelling and unique collection of Gandhi's most trenchant writings on nonviolence, especially in the context of a post-nuclear world. This compendium, which reads like a traditional book - "Gandhi without tears" - is drawn from a wide range of his reflections on world peace. "It is not that I am incapable of anger, but I succeed on almost all occasions to keep my feelings under control. Such a struggle leaves one stronger for it. The (...)
  7. Vitaliĭ Rubin (1976). Individual and State in Ancient China: Essays on Four Chinese Philosophers. Columbia University Press.
  8. Rajiv Mehrotra (2003). The Mind of the Guru: Conservations with Spiritual Masters. Viking.
    The guru is our inner wisdom, our fundamental clarity of mind, as the Dalai Lama puts it. In The Mind of the Guru Rajiv Mehrotra brings together twenty contemporary sages and masters who have illumined this reality in their interaction with millions of followers. He elicits from them their deepest concerns and beliefs and the different ways in which they have helped people find a way to happiness. Ranged here are gurus as diverse as Pir Vilayat Inayat Khan, who attempts (...)
    Direct download  
    My bibliography  
    Export citation  
  9. Rajiv Mehrotra (2010). The Mind of the Guru: Conversation with Spiritual Masters. Hay House India.
  10. Claude Fayette Bragdon (1943). Yoga for You. New York, A. A. Knopf.
    XXIII EQUIPOISE Expansion, if too fast or carried too far, cannot but end in disaster— you will blow up like a balloon in similar ... This is one of those darkly- hinted-at "dangers" of Yoga, Expand you must, but you should do so in all directions ...
    Direct download (2 more)  
    My bibliography  
    Export citation  
  11. Wing-tsit Chan (1963). A Source Book in Chinese Philosophy. Princeton, N.J.,Princeton University Press.
    This Source Book is devoted to the purpose of providing such a basis for genuine understanding of Chinese thought (and thereby of Chinese life and culture, ...
  12. Gary Khor (2001). Living Chi: The Ancient Chinese Way to Bring Life Energy and Harmony Into Your Life. Tuttle Pub..
  13. A. S. Cua (2005). Human Nature, Ritual, and History: Studies in Xunzi and Chinese Philosophy. The Catholic University of America Press.
    In this volume, distinguished philosopher Antonio S. Cua offers a collection of original studies on Xunzi, a leading classical Confucian thinker, and on other ...
  14. Deborah Sommer (ed.) (1995). Chinese Religion: An Anthology of Sources. Oxford University Press.
    For centuries, westerners have referred to China's numerous traditions of spiritual expression as "religious"--a word born of western thought that cannot completely characterize the passionate writing that fills the pages of this pathbreaking anthology. The first of its kind in well over thirty years, this text offers the student of Chinese ritual and cosmology the broadest range of primary sources from antiquity to the modern era. Readings are arranged chronologically and cover such concepts as Taoism, Confucianism, Buddhism, and even communism. (...)
  15. 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.
  16. Rama Rao Pappu, S. S. & R. Puligandla (eds.) (1982). Indian Philosophy: Past and Future. Motila Banarsidass.
  17. William Reed (1986). Ki: A Practical Guide for Westerners. Japan Publications.
  18. Paul Grilley (2002). Yin Yoga: Outline of a Quiet Practice. White Cloud Press.
  19. Stefanie Syman (2010). The Subtle Body: The Story of Yoga in America. Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
    Brahma? -- Thoreau's experiment -- The guru arrives -- Swami Vivekananda's legacy -- The making of an American guru -- Theos Bernard's spiritual heroism -- Margaret Woodrow Wilson "turns Hindu" -- Uncovering reality in Hollywood -- Hatha yoga on Sunset Boulevard -- Psychedelic sages -- How to be a guru without really trying -- Marshmallow yoga -- The new penitents.
    Direct download  
    My bibliography  
    Export citation  
  20. Shuxian Liu (2003). Essentials of Contemporary Neo-Confucian Philosophy. Praeger.
    This is the first book in English to study the thoughts of Contemporary Neo-Confucian philosophers in great depth.
  21. Shōeki Andō (1992). The Animal Court: A Political Fable From Old Japan. Weatherhill.
  22. 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 (...)
  23. William Theodore De Bary & Irene Bloom (eds.) (1979). Principle and Practicality: Essays in Neo-Confucianism and Practical Learning. Columbia University Press.
  24. J. Krishnamurti (2005). On Living and Dying. Morning Light Press.
    On Living and Dying reveals that the fear of death is not rooted in physical pain or in leaving loved ones, but in the fear that some essential part of what we are will not continue. Krishnamurti explains that to comprehend death, which is so inseparably joined with life, we must come to it with a fresh understanding, free of learned attitude and preconceptions. On Living and Dying is a thematic selection from the seminars over Krishnamurti’s entire lifetime, drawing on (...)
  25. R. Balasubramanian (ed.) (2003). Theistic Vedānta. Centre for Studies in Civilizations.
  26. Shu-hsien Liu (1998). Understanding Confucian Philosophy: Classical and Sung-Ming. Greenwood Press.
  27. 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 (...)
  28. Edward T. Chʻien (1986). Chiao Hung and the Restructuring of Neo-Confucianism in the Late Ming. Columbia University Press.
  29. 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 ...
  30. Paul Brunton (1939). Discover Yourself. New York, E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc..
  31. Xiqin Cai (ed.) (2006). Mengzi Shuo =. Hua Yu Jiao Xue Chu Ban She.
  32. Arvind Sharma (2006). Sea-Shell as Silver: A Metaphorical Excursion Into Advaita Vedānta. D.K. Printworld.
  33. Arvind Sharma (1995). The Philosophy of Religion and Advaita Vedānta: A Comparative Study in Religion and Reason. Pennsylvania State University Press.
    This book provides a definite focus to this interaction by investigating issues raised in Western philosophy of religion from the perspective of Advaita Vedānta, the influential school of Indian thought.
    Direct download (2 more)  
    My bibliography  
    Export citation  
  34. Narayana Guru (2007). Garland of Visions: Darśanamālā of Narayana Guru. D.K. Printworld.
  35. Mencius (2009). Mencius. Columbia University Press.
    Consequently, Mencius's impact was felt not only in the thought of the intellectual and social elite but also in the value and belief systems of all Chinese people.
  36. Irene Bloom & Joshua A. Fogel (eds.) (1997). Meeting of Minds: Intellectual and Religious Interaction in East Asian Traditions of Thought: Essays in Honor of Wing-Tsit Chan and William Theodore De Bary. Columbia University Press.
    -- William Nester, Asian Thought & Society.
  37. S. P. Dubey (ed.) (1996). Indian Philosophy and History. Distributed by Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers.
  38. 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.
  39. François Jullien (2000). Detour and Access: Strategies of Meaning in China and Greece. Zone Books.
  40. Bādarāyaṇa (1912/2002). The Vedāntasūtras of Bādarāyaṇa: With the Commentary of Baladeva. Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers.
  41. Confucius (1968). The Wisdom of Confucius. New York, Philosophical Library; [Distributed by Book Sales, Inc..
  42. Paul Brunton (1983/1987). Discover Yourself, Formerly, the Inner Reality. S. Weiser.
  43. Wade Baskin (1972/1974). Classics in Chinese Philosophy. Totowa, N.J.,Littlefield, Adams.
  44. Anthony Parel & Ronald C. Keith (eds.) (1992). Comparative Political Philosophy: Studies Under the Upas Tree. Sage.
    Like many disciplines, the study of political philosophy has, to a large extent, been the study of modern western political philosophy, particularly liberalism, utilitarianism, and socialism. As a consequence, the study of comparative political philosophy is still in its infancy. The contributors to this volume move beyond this Eurocentric bias to facilitate and exchange perspectives originating in European, Chinese, Indian, and Islamic communities. They document the responses to the perilous transition from "tradition" to "modernity" and address the commonality of human (...)
  45. 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. Bhushan's and Garfield's own essays on the work of this period contextualize the philosophical essays collected and connect them to broader intellectual, artistic and political movements in India. This volume yields a new understanding of cosmopolitan consciousness in a colonial context, of the intellectual agency of (...)
  46. Mark McNeilly (1997). Sun Tzu and the Art of Business: Six Strategic Principles for Managers. OUP USA.
    To hand down the wisdom he had gained from years of battles, more than two millenia ago the famous Chinese general Sun Tzu wrote the classic work on military strategy, The Art of War. Because business, like warfare, is dynamic, fast-paced, and requires an effective and efficient use of scarce resources, modern executives have found value in Sun Tzu's teachings. But The Art of War is arranged for the military leader and not the CEO, so making connections between ancient warfare (...)
    Direct download (2 more)  
    My bibliography  
    Export citation  
  47. Sivananda (1950). Yoga in Daily Life. Ananda Kutir, Rishikesh, Yoga Vedanta Forest University, Divine Life Society.
  48. Robert E. Allinson (ed.) (1989). Understanding the Chinese Mind: The Philosophical Roots. Oxford University Press.
    These essays represent an attempt to understand the Chinese mind through its philosophy. The first volume of its kind, the collection demonstrates how Chinese philosophy can be understood in light of techniques and categories taken from Western philosophy. Eight philosophers, each of whom is a recognized authority in Western philosophy as well as in some area of Chinese philosophy, contribute chapters from perspectives that indicate the uniqueness of the Chinese way of thinking in categories adapted from Western philosophy. The book (...)
    Direct download  
    My bibliography  
    Export citation  
  49. Bhoomananda Tirtha (1970). Vedantic Way of Living. Paralam, Kerala,Narayanasrama Tapovanam.
  50. Scott Shaw (1997). The Ki Process: Korean Secrets for Cultivating Dynamic Energy. S. Weiser.
    THE HISTORICAL FOUNDATIONS OF Kl n^ order to begin your work with Ki energy, you must first possess am basic understanding of Asian medicine. ...
  51. 1 — 50 / 436