Buddhist philosophy from 100 to 350 A.D.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Statementedited by Karl H. Potter.
SeriesEncyclopedia of Indian philosophies ;, v. 8
ContributionsPotter, Karl H.
LC ClassificationsB131 .E5 v. 8, B162 .E5 v. 8
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 827 p. ;
Number of Pages827
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Open LibraryOL3381767M
ISBN 10812081553X
LC Control Number2004553985

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ASSOCIATIONS AND SCHOLARLY ORGANIZATIONS Buddhist philosophy from to A.D. and practical psychology and related disciplines; with abstracts; includes journal articles, books, dissertations, technical reports, book chapters, and other documents.

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