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Author Reding, Jean-Paul, 1950- author

Title Comparative essays in early Greek and Chinese rational thinking / Jean-Paul Reding
Published London : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016
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Contents 1. 'Contradiction is impossible' -- 2. The origin of logic in China -- 3. Philosophy and geometry in early China -- 4. Greek and Chinese categories -- 5. Words for atoms, atoms for words : comparative considerations on the origins of atomism in ancient Greece and on the absence of atomism in ancient China -- 6. Light and the mirror in Greece and China : elements of comparative metaphorology -- 7. 'To be' in Greece and China
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English text with some Chinese characters
Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed March 10, 2017)
Subject Philosophy, Ancient.
Philosophy, Chinese -- To 221 B.C
Philosophy, Comparative.
PHILOSOPHY -- History & Surveys -- Ancient & Classical.
Philosophy, Ancient.
Philosophy, Chinese.
Philosophy, Comparative.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 131525977X