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Knowledge and freedom in Indian philosophy

Author: Tara Chatterjea
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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With an emphasis on analytic methodology, epistemology and ethics, this collection of articles examines Indian philosophy through contemporary analytic thought. Issues studied include the definition  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tara Chatterjea
ISBN: 0739106929 9780739106921
OCLC Number: 1015885058
Description: xvi, 159 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 Did Prabhakara Hold the View that Knowledge Is Self-Manifesting? Chapter 3 The Concept of Saksin Chapter 4 An Attempt to Understand Svatah-pramanyavada in Advaita Vedanta Chapter 5 Svatah-Pramanyavada in Mimamsa Chapter 6 The Concept of Truth in Buddhist Logic Chapter 7 Krishna Chandra Bhattacharyya and Anekantavada Chapter 8 Moksa, the Parama Purusartha Chapter 9 Svadharma Chapter 10 Niskama Karma Chapter 11 In Search of Egoism and Altruism in Hindu Thought
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Tara Chatterjea's collection of essays is comparative philosophy at its best, properly grounded in a thorough knowledge of the Sanskrit texts but also wide-ranging in its grasp of issues relevant to Read more...

 
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