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7 edition of Guide to Chinese philosophy found in the catalog.

Guide to Chinese philosophy

by Charles Wei-hsun Fu

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Published by G. K. Hall in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy, Chinese -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementCharles Wei-hsun Fu and Wing-tsit Chan.
    SeriesThe Asian philosophies and religions resource guides
    ContributionsChan, Wing-tsit, 1901- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ7129.C5 F8, B126 F8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxv, 262 p. ;
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4717969M
    ISBN 100816179018
    LC Control Number78004670

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