The Concealed Art of the Soul: Theories of Self and Practices of Truth in Indian Ethics and Epistemology

Oxford University Press (2007)
Hidden in the cave : the Upaniṣadic self -- Dangerous truths : the Buddha on silence, secrecy and snakes -- A cloak of clever words : the deconstruction of deceit in the Mahābhārata -- Words that burn : why did the Buddha say what he did? -- Words that break : can an Upaniṣad state the truth? -- The imperfect reality of persons -- Self as performance.
Keywords Ātman  Philosophy, Indic
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Call number B132.A8.G34 2007
ISBN(s) 9780199202416   0199202419
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