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Author Dubuisson, Daniel, 1950-

Uniform Title Sagesses de l'homme. English
Title Wisdoms of humanity [electronic resource] : Buddhism, Paganism, and Christianity / by Daniel Dubuisson ; (translated by Seth Cherney).

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2011.


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Description viii, 255 p.
Series Numen book series. Studies in the history of religions, 0169-8834 ; v. 136
Studies in the history of religions ; 136.
Note "First published as: Les sagesses de l'homme : bouddhisme, paganisme, spiritualite chretienne. Lille, Presses Universitaires du Septentrion, 2004"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A fragile and uncertain "I" -- A labile consciousness -- The pure consciousness of philosophers -- Impermanence and vacuity -- Unfinished humanity -- Techniques of the body and spiritual exercises -- Christian anthropology -- Disciplines of interior life -- Suffering and culpability -- Wisdoms and human sciences -- Metaphysics and religions -- Anthropology and wisdoms.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Wisdom -- Religious aspects -- Comparative studies.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Cherney, Seth.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9789004193840 (hardback : alk. paper)
9789004216297 (e-book)

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