Categorisation in Indian philosophy : thinking inside the box

Level A JA181.4 /761748 On loanDue: 26-03-2020
Full title: Categorisation in Indian philosophy : thinking inside the box / edited by Jessica Frazier, Oxford Centre for Hindu Studies, UK and University of Kent, UK.
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • 1.
  • Introduction: The Importance of 'Thinking Inside the Box' /
  • Jessica Frazier
  • 2.
  • Vyakarana: Bhava as the Ultimate Category /
  • Eivind Kahrs
  • 3.
  • Nyaya: Pramana (Knowledge-Generators) as Natural Kinds /
  • Stephen Phillips
  • 4.
  • Samkhya: The Analysis of Experience in Classical Samkhya /
  • Mikel Burley
  • 5.
  • Vedanta: Metaphors for the Category of Existence /
  • Jessica Frazier
  • 6.
  • Early Vaisesika: The Concept of Categories in Vaisesika Philosophy /
  • Shashiprabha Kumar
  • 7.
  • Later Vaisesika: The 'Seven Category Ontology' Reaffirmed /
  • Jonardon Ganeri
  • 8.
  • Madhyamaka: Conventional Categories in Madhyamaka Philosophy /
  • Jan Westerhoff
  • 9.
  • Jainism: From Ontology to Taxonomy in the Jaina Colonisation of the Universe /
  • W.J. Johnson
  • 10.
  • Historical Perspectives: The Origin of Categories in Indian Philosophy /
  • Johannes Bronkhorst
  • 11.
  • The Order of Things: The Goals and Categories of Categorisation in India /
  • Jessica Frazier.