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By Diane Collinson, Kathryn Plant, Robert Wilkinson

This new and accelerated replace of the preferred Thirty-five Oriental Philosophers is an obtainable advent to the main fashionable figures in japanese proposal, from earliest instances to the current day. From conventional philosophers reminiscent of Confucius and Zoroaster, to trendy thinkers corresponding to Fung Youlan and the current Dalai Lama Tenzin Gyatso, the authors hide the improvement of every thinker's philosophy and learn his crucial rules.

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