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Published: 10 September 2021

344 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190941024

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Self-Cultivation Philosophies in Ancient India, Greece, and China

Christopher W. Gowans

  • Provides a systematic account and defense of self-cultivation philosophy
  • Analyses the different functions of the philosophical, therapeutic, or spiritual exercises employed in self-cultivation philosophies
  • Applies the concept of self-cultivation philosophy to traditions in three ancient cultures-India, Greece and Rome, and China