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  1. The Philosophical Traditions of India

    By P T Raju

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism

    This volume conveys that Indian philosophy has intricate and complex metaphysical and epistemological theories as other philosophies and that these disciplines – epistemology and metaphysics – are an essential part of Indian philosophy. ...

    Published February 12th 2008 by Routledge

  2. The Meaning of Life in Hinduism and Buddhism

    By Floyd H Ross

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism

    Originally published in 1952. This volume, by discussing significant insights of Hinduism and Buddhism, answers the question "What is the meaning of life?" It illustrates the importance of Buddhist and Hindu teachings and their relevance to the West, as well as clarifying some of the religious and...

    Published February 12th 2008 by Routledge

  3. The Buddhist Way of Life

    Its Philosophy and History

    By F Harold Smith

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism

    Originally published in 1951. This study of Buddhism deals with the early tradition, followed by a brief consideration of its historicity and the form the religion takes in Sri Lanka, Burma and Thailand. The main line of development in India, China and Japan is then discussed. Focussing on...

    Published February 12th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Lucid Exposition of the Middle Way

    The Essential Chapters From The Prasannapada of Candrakirti

    By Mervyn Sprung

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism

    Originally published in 1979. The Prasannapada is the explanation of the versed aphorisms of Nagarjuna which are the first and basic statement of the Buddhist philosophy of the middle way. When first published, this volume was the first attempt, in any European language, to present all the...

    Published February 12th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Early Buddhist Theory of Knowledge

    By K N Jayatilleke

    The author of this volume, an accomplished philologist, historian and philosopher, analyzes the relevant earlier and later texts and traces the epistemological foundations of Pali canonical thought from the Vedic period onwards. Originally published in 1963, it sheds new light on later developments...

    Published February 12th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Buddhist Thought in India

    Three Phases of Buddhist Philosophy

    By Edward Conze

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism

    Originally published in 1962. This book discusses and interprets the main themes of Buddhist thought in India and is divided into three parts: Archaic Buddhism: Tacit assumptions, the problem of "original Buddhism", the three marks and the perverted views, the five cardinal virtues, the...

    Published February 12th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Indian Buddhist Theories of Persons

    Vasubandhu's Refutation of the Theory of a Self

    By James Duerlinger

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism

    In this book, Vasubandhu's classic work Refutation of the Theory of a Self is translated and provided with an introduction and commentary. The translation, the first into a modern Western language from the Sanskrit text, is intended for use by those who wish to begin a careful philosophical study...

    Published April 18th 2006 by Routledge

  8. The Jains

    2nd Edition

    By Paul Dundas

    Series: The Library of Religious Beliefs and Practices

    The Indian religion of Jainism, whose central tenet involves non-violence to all creatures, is one of the world's oldest and least-understood faiths. Dundas looks at Jainism in its social and doctrinal context, explaining its history, sects, scriptures and ritual, and describing how the Jains have,...

    Published July 4th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Indian Logic

    A Reader

    By Dr Jonardon Ganeri

    The articles in this volume are all landmarks in the evolution of modern studies in Indian logic. The book traces the development of modern studies in Indian logic from their beginnings right up to the latest work....

    Published April 27th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Philosophy in Classical India

    An Introduction and Analysis

    By Jonardon Ganeri

    This original work focuses on the rational principles of Indian philosophical theory, rather than the mysticism more usually associated with it. Ganeri explores the philosophical projects of a number of major Indian philosophers and looks into the methods of rational inquiry deployed within these...

    Published February 8th 2001 by Routledge