Author Philip Novak

Philip Novak

Philip Novak received his Ph.D. from the department of Religion at Syracuse University in 1981 and is currently Sarlo Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and Religion in the Department of Humanities at Dominican University of California where he has taught for 37 years. He is the author of • The World's Wisdom (Harper, 1994), an anthology of the sacred texts of the world's religions, • The Vision of Nietzsche (Element, 1996), an anthology of the writings of the noted German philosopher, • The Inner Journey: Views from the Buddhist Tradition (Morning Light, 2005), an anthology of articles on Buddhism, • and co-author with Huston Smith of Buddhism: A Concise Introduction (Harper, (2003). Phil has also published some forty articles and book reviews in both scholarly and popular journals.