Indian Philosophers and Postmodern Thinkers: Dialogues on the Margins of Culture

Indian Philosophers and Postmodern Thinkers: Dialogues on the Margins of Culture

by Carl Olson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195653904

ISBN-13: 9780195653908

Pub. Date: 12/28/2002

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This work presents a dialogue between classical and contemporary Indian and postmodern thinkers. Juxtaposing the diverse perspectives of Indian philosophers and philosophies, including Buddhism, Sankara, and Radhakrishnan, and western postmodern thinkers such as Lacan and Derrida, Olson addresses topics such as desire, suffering, the self, and identity.

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This work presents a dialogue between classical and contemporary Indian and postmodern thinkers. Juxtaposing the diverse perspectives of Indian philosophers and philosophies, including Buddhism, Sankara, and Radhakrishnan, and western postmodern thinkers such as Lacan and Derrida, Olson addresses topics such as desire, suffering, the self, and identity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195653908
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
12/28/2002
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 5.60(h) x 0.90(d)

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