The Shape of Ancient Thought: Comparative Studies in Greek and Indian Philosophies

The Shape of Ancient Thought: Comparative Studies in Greek and Indian Philosophies


Spanning thirty years of in depth learn, this ebook proves what many students couldn't clarify: that today’s Western global needs to be thought of the made of either Greek and Indian thought—Western and jap philosophies.

Thomas McEvilley explores how exchange, imperialism, and migration currents allowed cultural philosophies to intermingle freely all through India, Egypt, Greece, and the traditional close to East. This groundbreaking reference will stir relentless debate between philosophers, paintings historians, and students.

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