An Introduction to Indian Philosophy (Cambridge by Roy W. Perrett PDF

By Roy W. Perrett

This wide-ranging advent to classical Indian philosophy is philosophically rigorous with no being too technical for newcomers. via designated explorations of the complete variety of Indian philosophical matters, together with a few metaphilosophical concerns, it presents readers with non-Western views on vital parts of philosophy, together with epistemology, common sense, metaphysics, ethics, philosophy of language, and philosophy of faith. Chapters are dependent thematically, with every one together with feedback for additional analyzing. this gives readers with an educated review while allowing them to target specific issues if wanted. Translated Sanskrit texts are followed via authorial factors and contextualisations, giving the reader an figuring out of the argumentative context and philosophical form of Indian texts. a close thesaurus and a advisor to Sanskrit pronunciation equip readers with the instruments wanted for analyzing and knowing Sanskrit phrases and names. The ebook could be a vital source for either newbies and complex scholars of philosophy and Asian studies.

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