The Character of Logic in India

The Character of Logic in India

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Univ of New York Press
The last work of the eminent philosopher Bimal Krishna Matilal, this book traces the origins of logical theory in India.

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Comprising the final work of philosopher Bimal Krishna Matilal, professor of Eastern Religions and Ethics and Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, this volume focuses on the origins, development, and nature of logical theory in India, with chapters on the general characteristics of Indian logic, the analysis of debate, Dinnaga and the triple-conditioned sign, Dharmakirti and the problem of induction, the Jaina contribution to logic, and later developments in Navya-Nyaya. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Publisher: Albany : State University of New York Press, ©1998
ISBN: 9780585059303
Characteristics: 1 online resource (ix, 180 pages) : illustrations
Additional Contributors: Ganeri, Jonardon
Tiwari, Heeraman


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