Non-Western philosophy

    Monastery and the Microscope

    Hardback £27.96

    An illuminating record of dialogues between the Dalai Lama and some of today's most prominent scientists, philosophers, and contemplatives

    Chinese and Buddhist Philosophy in Early Twentieth-Century German Thought

    By Eric S. Nelson

    Hardback £74.46

    Presenting a comprehensive portrayal of the reading of Chinese and Buddhist philosophy in early twentieth-century German thought, Chinese and Buddhist Philosophy in Early Twentieth-Century German Thought examines the implications of these readings for contemporary issues in comparative and intercultural philosophy. Through a series of case studies from the late 19th-century...

    Buddhist Philosophy

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    Buddhist Philosophy: A Comparative Approach presents a series of readings that examine the prominent thinkers and texts of the Buddhist tradition in the round, introducing contemporary readers to major theories and debates at the intersection of Buddhist and Western thought.

    Waking, Dreaming, Being

    By Evan Thompson

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    Cognitive science joins with Asian contemplative traditions and philosophy to bring revolutionary meaning to the human experience.

    Attention, Not Self

    By Jonardon Ganeri

    Hardback £28.86

    Jonardon Ganeri presents a radically reoriented account of mind, to which attention is the key. It is attention, not self, that explains the experiential and normative situatedness of humans in the world. Ganeri draws together three disciplines: analytic philosophy and phenomenology, cognitive science and psychology, and Buddhist thought.

    Stranger in a Strange Land

    By George Prochnik

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    Gershom Scholem, the great humanist thinker and founder of modern Kabalah, is all but forgotten today. But here, in a biography as daring and inquisitive as its subject, George Prochnik goes in search of Scholem, restoring the reputation of a vital intellectual and finding in his work a vision with...

    The Art of War

    By Sun Tzu

    Hardback £8.45

    An elegant pocket hardback edition of Sun Tzu's definitive work on military strategy

    Tibetan Book Of Living And Dying

    By Sogyal Rinpoche

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Written by the Buddhist meditation master and popular international speaker, this book clarifies the majestic vision of life and death that underlies the Tibetan Buddhist tradition. It includes a complete introduction to the practice of meditation, as well as advice on how to care for the dying with love and...

    Public Sphere From Outside the West

    Paperback £28.05

    The Public Sphere from Outside the West brings together established and emerging new voices from philosophy, literature, anthropology, history, migration studies and information technology to address the present reality of the public sphere. In the age where everyone is in the public and everything is visible, this volume creates a...

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