Happy World Philosophy Day, everyone! Here’s an unusually multicultural list that makes a real effort at covering the philosophy of the world, not just a tiny corner of it.
70 Philosophy Books Everyone Should Read
Here are a just a few highlights:
Averroes, On the Harmony of Religion and Philosophy, trans. G.F. Hourani. (12th century CE)
Nishida Kitarō, An Inquiry into the Good, trans. by Masao Abe and Christopher Ives. (1911)
Bhagavad-Gītā (Stoller-Miller translation) (5th to 3rd century BCE)
Simone de Beauvoir, The Second Sex (1949)
Henry Odera Oruka, Sage Philosophy: Indigenous Thinkers and Modern Debate on African Philosophy (1990)
Frantz Fanon, Black Skin, White Masks and The Wretched of the Earth (1952)
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