The Encounter Between Asian and Western Thought
By (author) J. J. Clarke
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Oriental Enlightenment by J. J. Clarke
Book DescriptionWhat is the place of Eastern thought - Buddhism, Taoism, Hinduism, Confucianism - in the Western intellectual tradition? Oriental Enlightenment shows how, despite current talk of 'globalization', there is still a reluctance to accept that the West could have borrowed anything of significance from the East, and explores a critique of the 'orientalist' view that we must regard any study of the East through the lens of Western colonialism and domination. Oriental Enlightenment provides a lucid introduction to the fascination Eastern thought has exerted on Western minds since the Renaissance.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415133760
(234mm x 156mm x 15mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 17-Apr-1997
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author J. J. Clarke
Tao of the West, Paperback (April 2000)
In this book J.J Clarke shows us how Taoist texts, ideas and practices have been assimilated within a whole range of Western ideas and agendas. A fascinating introduction to Taoism and the history of the West's encounter with it.
Oriental Enlightenment, Hardback (April 1997)
What is the place of the Eastern thought in the West? Tackling debates on orientalism, post colonialism and postmodernism, this volume provides a perspective on cross cultural exchanges between East and West.
Jung and Eastern Thought, Paperback (January 1994)» View all books by J. J. Clarke
Uncovering the seriousness and relevance of Jung's dialogue with east, John Clarke's book will appeal to all those who wish to broaden their understanding of Jung's thought as well as those who value eastern ways of thinking.
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