Aesthetic Turn: Reading Eliot Deutsch on Comparative Philosophy

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It was the editorial eye of Eliot Deutsch that made the journal Philosophy East and West the voice of comparative philosophy within the Western academy, challenging the entrenched provincialism of Anglo-American philosophy. In these essays, Deutsch's critics both praise and attack him, and he offers his thoughtful responses.

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Overview

It was the editorial eye of Eliot Deutsch that made the journal Philosophy East and West the voice of comparative philosophy within the Western academy, challenging the entrenched provincialism of Anglo-American philosophy. In these essays, Deutsch's critics both praise and attack him, and he offers his thoughtful responses.

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Comparative philosophers discuss and comment on their contemporary Deutsch's ideas in ten original essays. He responds. They engage such topics as mysticism and aesthetics, truth, ontological theory, the traditional text in Indian philosophy, the spiritual value of suffering, the philosophy of religion, freedom and inequality, and self-cultivation as education embodying humanity.
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  • ISBN-13: 9780812694055
  • Publisher: Open Court Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 10/28/1999
  • Pages: 288
  • Product dimensions: 6.25 (w) x 9.25 (h) x 0.79 (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
1 Mysticism and Aesthetics in Eliot Deutsch's Thought 3
2 Further Reflections on the Rock Garden of Ryoanji: From Yugen to Kire-tsuzuki 13
3 Eliot Deutsch on Truth 29
4 The Truth: Eliot Deutsch's Ontological Theory 43
5 The 'Tradition Text' in Indian Philosophy for Doing History of Philosophy in India 59
6 The Spiritual Value of Suffering 71
7 Reconciling the Irreconcilable: Some Critical Reflections on Deutsch's Humanity and Divinity and Creative Being 85
8 Two Types of the Philosophy of Religion: Reflections on Eliot Deutsch's Philosophy of Religion 101
9 On Freedom and Inequality 115
10 Self-Cultivation as Education Embodying Humanity 135
11 The Style of Truth and the Truthfulness of Style 153
Eliot Deutsch Responds 173
Published Works of Eliot Deutsch 213
Contributors 219
Index 223
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