By Mark Siderits

there was a contemporary upsurge in curiosity in Buddhist philosophy, yet there's as but no passable textual content at the topic. Buddhism as Philosophy fills that void. not like different texts that serve to introduce Buddhist notion, it truly is written by way of a thinker and it exhibits how the Buddhist culture bargains with an identical kinds of difficulties that get taken care of in Western philosophy and employs a similar varieties of tools. This booklet does greater than simply file what Buddhist philosophers stated; it provides the arguments of the Buddhist philosophers, of their personal phrases, and it invitations the reader to evaluate their total cogency. in brief, Buddhism as Philosophy investigates the Buddhist culture in terms of the generally philosophical quandary for locating out the reality approximately complex issues in metaphysics, epistemology and ethics.

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