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    DescriptionSpanning thirty years of intensive research, this book proves what many scholars could not explain: that today's Western world must be considered the product of both Greek and Indian thought--Western and Eastern philosophies. Thomas McEvilley explores how trade, imperialism, and migration currents allowed cultural philosophies to intermingle freely throughout India, Egypt, Greece, and the ancient Near East. This groundbreaking reference will stir relentless debate among philosophers, art historians, and students.


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    Title
    The Shape of Ancient Thought
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Thomas McEvilley
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 816
    Width: 163 mm
    Height: 231 mm
    Thickness: 48 mm
    Weight: 1,157 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781581152036
    ISBN 10: 1581152035
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ART
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3D
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.0
    BIC subject category V2: ABA, HPDF, HPCA
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDA
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    Ingram Subject Code: AT
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15820
    Libri: I-AT
    B&T General Subject: 610
    Abridged Dewey: 180
    BISAC V2.8: PHI002000
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 180
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC21: 180
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: PHI003000, ART009000
    BIC subject category V2: HPN
    BISAC V2.8: ART015060
    LC subject heading: ,
    BIC subject category V2: 3D, 1QDA
    BISAC V2.8: HIS039000
    LC classification: B165 .M22 2002
    Thema V1.0: QDHA, QDHC, QDTN, ABA
    Thema time period qualifier V1.0: 3C
    Thema geographical qualifier V1.0: 1QBA
    Edition statement
    First.
    Illustrations note
    colour illustrations
    Publisher
    Allworth Press,U.S.
    Imprint name
    Allworth Press,U.S.
    Publication date
    31 March 2006
    Publication City/Country
    New York