|This course will introduce the student to Eastern philosophies
through an historical and cultural perspective. Hinduism,
Buddhism, Taoism, Confucianism, Jainism, Sikhism, Shintoism
and Sufism will be among the topics covered in this course.
Students will work through several texts and selected readings
from primary sources for each philosophy in order to gain an
understanding of the doctrines, values, metaphysics and
epistemology of various Eastern philosophies.|