Non-Fiction Books:

The Nyaya-sutra

Selections with Early Commentaries

Format

Paperback / softback

Customer rating

Click to share your rating 0 ratings (0.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

The Nyaya-sutra
Unavailable
Sorry, this product is not currently available to order

Description

Often translated simply as "logic," the Sanskrit word nyaya means "rule of reasoning" or "method of reasoning." Texts from the school of classical Indian philosophy that bears this name are concerned with cognition, reasoning, and the norms that govern rational debate. This translation of selections from the early school of Nyaya focuses on its foundational text, the Nyaya-sutra (c. 200 CE), with excerpts from the early commentaries. It will be welcomed by specialists and non-specialists alike seeking an accessible text that both represents some of the best of Indian philosophical thought and can be integrated into courses on Indian philosophy, religion, and intellectual culture.

Author Biography

Matthew Dasti is Associate Professor of Philosophy, Bridgewater State University. Stephen Phillips is Professor of Philosophy and Asian Studies, The University of Texas at Austin.
Release date NZ
September 1st, 2017
Contributors
Translated with commentary by Matthew Dasti Translated with commentary by Stephen Phillips
Country of Publication
United States
Imprint
Hackett Publishing Co, Inc
Pages
248
ISBN-13
9781624666162
Product ID
26882277

Customer reviews

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
Filed under...

Buy this and earn 175 Banana Points