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Nāgārjuna and the philosophy of openness

Author: Nancy McCagney; Nāgārjuna
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this innovative study of the philosopher Nagarjuna, Nancy McCagney demonstrates that the concept of space ('akasa') in early Indian Mahayana Buddhism is the root metaphor for Nagarjuna's  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McCagney, Nancy, 1941-
Nāgārjuna and the philosophy of openness.
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, ©1997
(OCoLC)605174531
Named Person: Nāgārjuna; Nāgārjuna
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy McCagney; Nāgārjuna
ISBN: 0847686264 9780847686261 0847686272 9780847686278
OCLC Number: 36806772
Notes: Includes original text of Mūlamadhyamakakārikā by Nāgārjuna with English translation (p. [135]-218).
Description: xxii, 234 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. Early Buddhist Background --
Ch. 2. The Mahayana Background --
Ch. 3. The Philosophy of Nagarjuna --
Mulamadhyamakakarika.
Responsibility: Nancy McCagney.

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McCagney's work offers a detailed exposition and challenging interpretation of Nagarjuna's ideas. International Journal of Hindu Studies This is an interesting and valuable addition to the steadily Read more...

 
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