A Companion to Buddhist Philosophy

by Steven M. Emmanuel

Publisher: Wiley

Series: Blackwell Companions to Philosophy

Publication Date: April 22, 2016

ISBN: 9781118323885

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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A Companion to Buddhist Philosophy is the most comprehensive single volume on the subject available; it offers the very latest scholarship to create a wide-ranging survey of the most important ideas, problems, and debates in the history of Buddhist philosophy.

  • Encompasses the broadest treatment of Buddhist philosophy available, covering social and political thought, meditation, ecology and contemporary issues and applications
  • Each section contains overviews and cutting-edge scholarship that expands readers understanding of the breadth and diversity of Buddhist thought
  • Broad coverage of topics allows flexibility¬† to instructors in creating a syllabus
  • Essays provide valuable alternative philosophical perspectives on topics to those available in Western traditions