India & China: Twenty Centuries of Civilizational Interaction & Vibrations

History of Science, Philosophy & Culture in Indian Civilization
Vol. III, part 6

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By Tan Chung & Geng Yinzeng
February 2014
Distributed by Coronet Books
ISBN: 9788187586210
546 Pages
$187.50 Hardcover


The volumes of the Project of History of Indian Science, Philosophy & Culture [PHISPC] aim at discovering the main aspects of India's heritage and present them in an interrelated way. These volumes, in spite of their unitary look, recognize the difference between the areas of material civilization and those of ideational culture.

The project is not being executed by a single group of thinkers and writers who are methodologically uniform or ideologically identical in their commitments. In fact, contributions are made by different scholars with different ideological persuasions and methodological approaches. The Project is marked by what may be called 'methodological pluralism'.