A Source Book in Indian Philosophy Author:Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, Charles A. Moore "Here are the chief riches of more than three thousand years of Indian philosophical thoughts -- the ancient Vedas, the Upanisads, the epics, the treatises of the heterodox and orthodox systems, the commentaries of the scholastic period, and contemporary writings. — An Indian philosopher-statesman and an American scholar have collaborated in this... more » first attempt to make available in one volume a substantial and comprehensive set of texts for Western reaers from the primary sources of Indian philosophy. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, the greatest living Indian philosopher and vice-presidents of the Indian Republic, has written the introductions to the texts and made their selection with Charles A. Moor, Professor of Philosophy at the University of Hawaii, and editor of Philosophy East and West.
Dr. Moore spent a year at Banaras Hindu University in India and in England at Oxford working with Dr. Radhakrishnan. During his stay in India he conferred with many leading philosophers and his part in the book reflects not only his own effort but the assistance and advice of leading Indian authorities in the field.
The splendor and subtlety of Indian philosophical thought have never been so richly represented in such compact form."« less