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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English


  • Advaita -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Vedanta -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Philosophy, Indic -- Encyclopedias.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [603]-612) and index.

Statementedited by Karl H. Potter.
SeriesEncyclopedia of Indian philosophies ;, [3], Encyclopedia of Indian philosophies (Princeton, N.J.) ;, v. 3.
ContributionsPotter, Karl H.
LC ClassificationsB131 .E5 1977 v. 3, B132.A3 .E5 1977 v. 3
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 635 p. ;
Number of Pages635
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4568349M
ISBN 100691071829
LC Control Number77085558

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