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Indian metaphysics and epistemology

Indian metaphysics and epistemology

the tradition of Nyāya-Vaiśeṣika up to Gaṅgeśa

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

    Subjects:
  • Nyaya -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Vaiśeṣika -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Philosophy, Indic -- Encyclopedias.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [687]-715) and index.

    Statementedited by Karl H. Potter.
    GenreEncyclopedias.
    SeriesEncyclopedia of Indian philosophies ;, [2], Encyclopedia of Indian philosophies (Princeton, N.J.) ;, v. 2.
    ContributionsPotter, Karl H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB131 .E5 1977 v. 2, B132.N8 .E5 1977 v. 2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 744 p. ;
    Number of Pages744
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4280488M
    LC Control Number78306563

    Indian Epistemology and Metaphysics introduces the reader to new perspectives on Indian philosophy based on philological research within the last twenty years. Concentrating on topics such as perception, inference, skepticism, consciousness, self, mind, and universals, some of the most notable scholars working in classical Indian philosophy today examine core epistemological and metaphysical. The text consists of five books, with two chapters in each book, with a cumulative total of aphoristic sutras, about rules of reason, logic, epistemology and metaphysics. The Nyāya Sūtras is a Hindu text, notable for focusing on knowledge and logic, and making no mention of Vedic rituals.

    About the Book This book opens the door, for all lovers of philosophy to the latest and most sophisticated discussions of classical Indian thought. Classical Indian Metaphysics has been designed so that it can be read by the student who knows little about classical Indian traditions, as well as the specialist in Indian philosophy. Classical Indian Metaphysics is an introduction to classical. The complementary systems of Nyaya and Vaisesika constitute one of the oldest and most important traditions within Indian philosophy. This volume offers a systematic and detailed exposition of the two schools from their beginning to the time of Gangesa (A.D. ).Author: Karl H. Potter.

    May 28,  · His books are Knowledge and Liberation in Classical Indian Thought (), Advaita Epistemology and Metaphysics (), and Eastern Philosophy (). He has written over forty papers in Indian and comparative philosophy, politics and religion, and classical Indian cie-du-scenographe.com: Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad. An encyclopedia of philosophy articles written by professional philosophers. About; Editors; Desired Articles; Submissions; Volunteer; Stay Connected.


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Indian Epistemology and Metaphysics introduces the reader to new perspectives on Indian philosophy based on philological research within the last twenty years. Concentrating on topics such as perception, inference, skepticism, consciousness, self, mind, and universals, some Indian metaphysics and epistemology book the most notable scholars working in classical Indian philosophy today examine core epistemological and metaphysical Author: Joerg Tuske.

Jul 27,  · Indian Epistemology and Metaphysics introduces the reader to new perspectives on Indian philosophy based on philological research within the last twenty cie-du-scenographe.comtrating on topics such as perception, inference, skepticism, consciousness, self, mind, and universals, some of the most notable scholars working in classical Indian philosophy today examine core epistemological and metaphysical.

Epistemology (/ ɪ ˌ p ɪ s t ɪ ˈ m ɒ l ə dʒ i / ; from Greek ἐπιστήμη, epistēmē, meaning 'knowledge', and -logy) is the branch of philosophy concerned with the theory of knowledge.

Epistemology is the study of the nature of knowledge, justification, and the rationality of belief. Epistemology in Classical Indian Philosophy.

First published Thu Mar 3, ; substantive revision Wed Feb 13, which is reflected in honorific appellations and book titles, dozens of which use Indian Epistemology and Metaphysics, London: Bloomsbury Academic.

Westerhoff, Jan, The Encyclopedia of Indian Philosophies, Volume 2 Volume 2 of Encyclopedia of Indian Philosophies: The Tradition of Nyāya-vaiśeṣika Up to Gaṅgeśa. Indian Metaphysics and Epistemology, Karl H.

Potter, ISBNVolume 2 of Indian Metaphysics and Epistemology: The Tradition of Nyaya-Vaisesika Up to Gangesa, Karl H. Potter. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Metaphysics is the branch of philosophy that examines the fundamental nature of reality, including the relationship between mind and matter, between substance and attribute, and between potentiality and actuality.

The word "metaphysics" comes from two Greek words that, together, literally mean "after or behind or among [the study of] the natural". By developing an appreciation of classical Indian philosophy in its own terms, set against the background of its unique assumptions and historical and cultural development, Indian Epistemology and Metaphysics is an invaluable guide to the current state of scholarship on Indian philosophy.

Sep 10,  · Indian Metaphysics [H. Blavatsky] on cie-du-scenographe.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marksAuthor: H.

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The Bloomsbury Research Handbook of Indian Epistemology and Metaphysics introduces the reader to new perspectives on Indian philosophy based on historical research within the last 20 cie-du-scenographe.comtrating on topics such as perception, inference, skepticism, consciousness, self, mind.

Abstract. Any distinction made between metaphysics and speculative thought in an Indian context needs pondering over. Kant’s distinction between a metaphysic of experience and the kind of thinking which beats its wings in empty space is too well known to need comment.

Nov 08,  · Indian Epistemology and Metaphysics introduces the reader to new perspectives on Indian philosophy based on philological research within the last twenty cie-du-scenographe.comtrating on topics such as perception, inference, skepticism, consciousness, self, mind, and universals, some of the most notable scholars working in classical Indian philosophy today examine core epistemological and.

The Bloomsbury Research Handbook of Indian Epistemology and Metaphysicsintroduces the reader to new perspectives on Indian philosophy based on historical research within the last 20 years. Concentrating on topics such as perception, inference, skepticism, consciousness, self, mind, and universals, some of the most notable scholars working in classical Indian philosophy today examine.

A full-scale philosophical system is generally expected to speak to problems in the following areas: metaphysics, epistemology, ethics and theory of value, logic, and philosophical method. The system of Indian philosophy known as Nyāya-Vaiśeṣika is such a full-scale system.

Its contribution in. Editorial team. General Editors: David Bourget (Western Ontario) David Chalmers (ANU, NYU) Area Editors: David Bourget Gwen Bradford. Metaphysics means beyond physics. our Vedic seers visualized some cosmic truths through intuition and they put it in writing for the benefit of posterior cie-du-scenographe.com is said by Yaska who composed a dictionary of Vedic words.

The sentences साक. By developing an appreciation of classical Indian philosophy in its own terms, set against the background of its unique assumptions and historical and cultural development, Indian Epistemology and Metaphysics.

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EPISTEMOLOGY. EPISTEMOLOGY: The epistemological doctrine of the Charvaka school is that perception (pratyaksa) is the only means of valid cie-du-scenographe.com validity even of inference is rejected.

Inference is said to be a mere leap in the dark. We proceed here from the known to the unknown and there is no certainty in this, though some inferences may turn out to be accidentally true.

Foreword It is a matter of great pleasure to write a few words about this work of Prof. Keiichi Miyamoto of Kakugakuin University, Tokyo, Japan. Both in content and language the Vaisesikasutras seem to be earlier than the Nyayasutras.

Although we have fairly good idea of the history of the tradition of the Nyayasutras preserved through the commentary on the sutras and the commentaries thereon.).

A study of rationality and analysis in Indian philosophical theory. J. N. Mohanty, Classical Indian Philosophy (Rowman and Littlefield, ). A short but wide-ranging and engaging book.

The volumes of Karl Potter’s Encyclopaedia of Indian Philosopiers contain useful introductions and surveys of .Nov 05,  · Advaita Epistemology and Metaphysics book. An Outline of Indian Non-Realism. Advaita Epistemology and Metaphysics.

Based on original translations of passages from the works of three major thinkers of the classical Indian school of Advaita (Sankara, Vacaspati and Sri Harsa), but addressing issues found in Descartes, Berkeley, Hume, Kant Cited by: