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By J. L. Shaw

Causality and Its program: Samkhya, Bauddha and Nyaya is not just a remark at the perspectives of classical Indian philosophers, but in addition comprises causes of suggestions that are vital for realizing metaphysics, epistemology and ethics, between many different issues. This e-book bargains with various questions, similar to no matter if the fabric reason comprises the impression in its sophisticated shape, no matter if causality will be outlined when it comes to efficacy, even if causal stipulations are regarding one another and whether or not they could be categorised into varieties. It additionally explains the relation among the techniques of occasion, motion, second and causality.

Regarding epistemological concerns on the topic of causality, this ebook makes a speciality of assets of data, similar to conception, inference and verbal testimony. due to the fact that this booklet indicates strategies to definite difficulties of data, together with the conception of a actual item, the relation of inferential cognition to its premises, the character of atomistic and holistic figuring out of the that means of a sentence, it's going to throw extra gentle on modern epistemology, philosophy of language and good judgment. for this reason will probably be important not just for figuring out Indian philosophy, but in addition for fixing a few modern Western difficulties. it will likely be of price for comparative philosophers, Indologists and Sanskritists.

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