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Free Will, Agency, and Selfhood in Indian Philosophy by Matthew R. Dasti,Edwin F. Bryant

By Matthew R. Dasti,Edwin F. Bryant

Led by way of Buddhists and the yoga traditions of Hinduism and Jainism, Indian thinkers have lengthy engaged in a rigorous research and reconceptualization of our universal inspiration of self. much less understood is the way such theories of self intersect with matters regarding corporation and loose will; but such intersections are profoundly vital, as all significant faculties of Indian notion realize that ethical goodness and spiritual success depend upon the correct figuring out of private organization. in addition, their person conceptions of employer and freedom tend to be nodes wherein a whole school's epistemological, moral, and metaphysical views come jointly as a scientific complete. Free Will, organization, and Selfhood in Indian Philosophy explores the contours of this factor, from the views of the most important faculties of Indian notion. With new essays via best experts in each one box, this quantity presents rigorous research of the community of matters surrounding business enterprise and freedom as built inside of Indian thought.

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