Just reading this book will make you a better person. Website with an exhaustive bibliography of works on African philosophy, as well as links to other web resources. Remastering Morals with Confucius and Aristotle. A good collection focusing more on historical and textual issues. American Institute of Buddhist Studies, 2012. This is a seminal work that launched the virtue ethics movement in philosophy.
One of the classics of modern feminism. Nivison's collected papers on Chinese philosophy, mostly on Confucianism and Neo-Confucianism. Selected Works of Mao Tse-tung. On the other hand, if the introductions are to the texts rather than to the authors, then more information about both the basis on which extracts were made and the content of what has been omitted would have been helpful. Waldron, The Buddhist Unconscious: The L ayavijñāna in the Context of Indian Buddhist Thought New York: Routledge, 2003. Miscellaneous Resources · Biography Channel. The American Evasion of Philosophy: A Genealogy of Pragmatism.
University of Chicago Press, 2007. Women in Buddhism: Images of the Feminine in the Mahayana Tradition. I consider myself knowledgeable about Chinese and Anglo-European philosophy, so while the selections in these areas will inevitably reflect my own biases, I am confident that they are at least defensible. One of the few secondary works that presents a general overview of the topic. A complete translation of a work also known as The Questions of King Menander.
Anthology of essays on a variety of topics by scholars from contrasting perspectives. Reprint, Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1996. Jewish Philosophy as a Guide to Life: Rosenzweig, Buber, Levinas, Wittgenstein. The Guide of the Perplexed. Nobody spends the time to think about what it is to be right, virtuous, or just anymore.
New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005. General Anthologies · Philip J. Maitreya's Distinguishing the Middle from the Extremes. This is the best secondary discussion I have seen on the I Ching: clear and scholarly. African Philosophy: New and Traditional Readings. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1983. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2004.
Mysore, India: Shri Ramakrishna Ashrama, 1968. Aside from this rather minor complaint, I have nothing but good to say about this book and I recommend it for all interested in delving into the fascinating realm of ancient Chinese thought. Last modified 27 January 2011. Van Norden eds 2001 New York: Seven Bridges Press,Â pp. The Good, the Bad, and the Beautiful: Discourse about Values in Yoruba Culture.
Excellent translation to a seminal Buddhist text along with a helpful interpretive introduction. Both readable and accurate, this translation includes an interpretive introduction, scholarly appendices, and some textual notes. Nivison was one of the seminal figures in the development of analytic approaches to Chinese philosophy. Zora Yacob: A Seventeenth-Century Rationalist. Ethics in the Confucian Tradition: The Thought of Mengzi and Wang Yangming Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing, 2002.
Excellent resource for analytic philosophers seeking to bring the two traditions into dialogue. Suitable for both undergraduates and scholars. Latin American Thought: Philosophical Problems and Arguments. Cartesian Meditations: An Introduction to Phenomenology. The complete Zhuangzi is a fairly long work, but scholars now agree that most of it cannot be attributed to the philosopher Zhuangzi, a contemporary of Mencius see above who lived around 300 B.