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Mysticism and morality, oriental thought and moral philosophy.

Arthur C. Danto

Mysticism and morality, oriental thought and moral philosophy.

by Arthur C. Danto

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Published by Basic Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics, Oriental.,
  • Philosophy, Oriental.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p. 121-123.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ961
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 127 p. ;
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19458326M

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Mysticism and morality, oriental thought and moral philosophy by Arthur C. Danto Download PDF EPUB FB2

Danto's introduction promises the worse as I had no idea what he was saying or what he intended to do with this book on oriental thought and moral philosophy. From here, Danto moves to his first chapter where he seems to argue that moral values rest on factual beliefs/5.

Mysticism and Morality: Oriental Thought and Moral Philosophy Paperback – September 1, Cited by: Mysticism and morality: oriental thought and moral philosophy. New York, Basic Books [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Arthur C Danto.

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