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Philosophy and India: Ancestors, Outsiders, and Predecessors

A. Raghuramaraju

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780198092230
eISBN:
9780199082599
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198092230.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Philosophy is the terrain that can systematically explicate the soul of India. Yet, notwithstanding its true capacity and assigned centrality, philosophy in modern India has not lived up to ... More


The Discourse of Debates in Indian Philosophy: Classical, Colonial, and Contemporary

A. Raghuramaraju

in Debates in Indian Philosophy: Classical, Colonial, and Contemporary

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195693027
eISBN:
9780199080359
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195693027.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter focuses on how colonialism seems to have operated on contemporary Indian philosophy. The conclusion may be tentatively used to generalize and understand the larger impact of colonialism ... More


Epic for Ethics

A. Raghuramaraju

in Philosophy and India: Ancestors, Outsiders, and Predecessors

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780198092230
eISBN:
9780199082599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198092230.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter problematizes the project of B. K. Matilal, who invokes the epic, the Mahabharata, to derive ethics for Indian philosophy. This is problematic for two reasons. While both Bhattacharyya ... More


Nāgārjuna as Anti-realist

Mark Siderits

in Studies in Buddhist Philosophy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198754862
eISBN:
9780191816369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198754862.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This essay considers a question at the very heart of Siderits’s thinking about Buddhist philosophy: the interpretation of the Madhyamaka tradition as a form of anti-realism and its connection with ... More


Epistemology from a Sanskritic Point of View

Jonardon Ganeri

in Epistemology for the Rest of the World

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190865085
eISBN:
9780190865115
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190865085.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

The author argues against the universality thesis, by which “the properties of the English word know and the English sentence “S knows that p” are shared by translations of these expressions in most ... More


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