Higgins, Kathleen Marie.

World philosophy / Kathleen Higgins. - Springfield, VA : Teaching Co., ℗2001. - 12 audio discs (approximately 720 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 2 course guidebooks (22 cm). - 120000 - Great courses . - Great courses (Compact disc) .

Compact disc. Issued in 2 containers (23 cm.); each part consists of six sound discs and one course guidebook.

Beginnings -- Western metaphysics -- Soul & body -- Good life & the role of reason -- Western & African thought compared -- Traditional beliefs & philosophy -- American Indian thinking -- Mesoamerican thought -- Ethics & social thought in Latin America -- Indian thought on supreme reality -- Dualism of the Samkhya school -- Vedic thought & Monism. part 1: lecture 1. lecture 2. lecture 3. lecture 4. lecture 5. lecture 6. lecture 7. lecture 8. lecture 9. lecture 10. lecture 11. lecture 12. Bhagavad Gita -- Buddha's teachings -- Theravada & Mahayana Buddhism -- Nagarjuna's interpretation of Buddhism -- Chinese conception of reality -- Confucius -- Confucian virtue -- Confucian schools-Mencius & Xunzi -- Daoist response to Confucianism -- Daoism & early Buddhism in China -- Buddhism in China & Japan -- Synthesis. part 2: lecture 13. lecture 14. lecture 15. lecture 16. lecture 17. lecture 18. lecture 19. lecture 20. lecture 21. lecture 22. lecture 23. lecture 24.

Lecturer, Kathleen Higgins.

A series of 24 lectures designed as an introduction to the key ideas of the world's diverse philosophical traditions. Using the orientation of Western thought as a departure, the course considers a number of the worldviews originating in Africa, the Americas, India, China, and Japan.

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Philosophy, Comparative.
Philosophy--History.
Philosophy and religion.
Philosophy.
Philosophy and religion.
Philosophy, Comparative.


Sound recordings.
Lectures.
Audiobooks.
History.
Audiobooks.
Sound recordings.
Lectures.
Speaches.

B799 / .H5235 2001 B29 / .H54 2001b

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