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Zen and Western Thought

by Masao Abe

  • 27 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by University of Hawaii Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Western philosophy,
  • Zen Buddhism,
  • Buddhism,
  • Philosophy,
  • Religion,
  • Buddhism - General,
  • General,
  • Philosophy : General,
  • Philosophy, Comparative,
  • Religion / Buddhism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8161172M
    ISBN 10082481214X
    ISBN 109780824812140

    Zen and Western Thought (Book): Abe, Masao, This collection of Abe's essays is a welcome addition to philosophy and comparative philosophy. Zen at War is a book written by Brian Daizen Victoria, first published in The second edition appeared in Zen and Contemporary Thought (Zen to Gendai Shiso) The War Responsibility of Buddhists (Bukkyosha no Senso Sekinin) These scholars help us as Western Zen students to make sense of the barest of hints of wartime Author: Brian Victoria.

    Unlock This Study Guide Now. Start your hour free trial to unlock this Zen and Western Thought study guide and get instant access to the following. Critical Essays; Analysis; You'll also get. Buy Zen and Comparative Studies: Part Two of a Two-Volume Sequel to Zen and Western Thought by Masao Abe online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - Price Range: $11 - $

    The subject matter of this book is Buddhist philosophy – with a particular focus on its epistemology and metaphysics. In other words, unlike most introductions to Buddhism that focus on it as a religion, this book is an introduction to Buddhist philosophy. Moreover, this book will be concerned primarily with Buddhist theories of knowledge andFile Size: 1MB.   Zen Buddhism puts the emphasis on now. Photograph: Barbara Walton/EPA The consequence of this was my first book, a quiet, almost secret, follower of Buddhist philosophy.


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Doing nothing else unusual except reading 2/3 of this book and praying, my SAT scores leaped from to It is the best book of its kind. Truly. After reading it, most autobiographical works of modern WEstern Zen practitioners will seem flat and trite. If nothing else, you will better be able to discern what is crap in Zen by:   Masao Abe's first book published in English, Zen and Western Thought (edited by William LaFleur), received the American Academy of Religion's Award for Excellence and, after nearly two decades, remains a mainstay of reading lists for studies of Zen and its relation to the Western intellectual by: 2.

Don't be fooled Abe's scholarship in Zen and western, there is much to be learned from this book when comparing Zen Buddhist thought and western philosophical/religious thought.

I however think this book is best suited for religious studies students/graduate students than philosophy students as much of the book focuses on the religious aspects of Zen Buddhism and the comparisons to fairly modern /5. Zen and Western thought User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict Three quarters of this collection of articles by an outstanding philosopher of the Kyoto school is devoted to elucidating Zen for Reviews: 1.

Written by one of Japan's foremost contemporary thinkers and scholars, Zen and Modern Society is the third in a series of essay collections on Zen Buddhism as seen in the context of Western thought.4/5(3). Zen and Western Thought. Authors: Abe, Masao Editors: LaFleur, William R.

(Ed.) Free PreviewBrand: Palgrave Macmillan UK. Search within book. Front Matter. Pages i-xxiv. PDF. Zen and Its Elucidation. Zen, Buddhism, and Western Thought. Front Matter. Pages PDF. Zen and Western Thought. Masao Abe, William R. LaFleur. Pages Non-Being and Mu — the Metaphysical Nature of Negativity in.

Zen and Western Thought Paperback – Feb 1 by Masao Abe (Author), William R. LaFleur (Editor) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 10 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" CDN$ 5/5(1). Zen and Western Thought 作者: Masao Abe 出版社: University of Hawaii Press 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Paperback ISBN: 豆瓣评分Author: Masao Abe.

Shunryu Suzuki, Zen Mind Beginner’s Mind. In the forty years since its original publication, Zen Mind, Beginner’s Mind has become one of the great modern Zen classics, much beloved, much reread, and much recommended as the best first book to read on Zen.

Suzuki Roshi presents the basics—from the details of posture and breathing in zazen to the perception of. Part of the Library of Philosophy and Religion book series (LPR) Abstract ‘Zen and Western Thought’ is one of the intellectual areas which must by all means be studied and elucidated in Cited by: Zen and Western Thought by Masao Abe and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Zen and Western Thought by Abe, Masao - AbeBooks Passion for books.

Ancient eastern philosophy unravels the Tao, Zen and other holistic ways of thinking about the self and the universe. Buddhism and Interfaith Dialogue Part one of a two-volume sequel to Zen and Western Thought. Authors: Abe, Masao Editors: Heine, Steve (Ed.) Free PreviewBrand: Palgrave Macmillan UK.

Zen and western thought -- 5. Non-being and Mu -- the metaphysical nature of negativity in the East and the West -- 6. Zen and Nietzschi -- 7. Mahayana Buddhism and Whitehead -- 8. Tillich from a Buddhist point of view -- 9.

Self-awakening and faith -- Zen and Christianity --   Overall, this book is unique in its depth of analysis of western philosophy from a Zen Buddhist perspective, despite its recognizable absolutist strain and the metaphysical speculations that accompany the Zen Buddhist by: Toward a Philosophy of Zen Buddhism.

Toshihiko Izutsu - - Prajñā Press. Buddhism and Interfaith Dialogue: Part One of a Two-Volume Sequel to Zen and Western : Masao Abe. deeper reason for this interest is that the viewpoint of Zen lies so close to the “growing edge” of Western thought. The more alarming and destructive aspects of Western civilization should not blind us to the fact that at this very time it is also in one of its most creative periods.

Ideas and insights of the greatest. This book addresses a range of issues related to philosophy of mind, philosophy of language, logic, epistemology, and metaphysics, at the intersection of Buddhist and Western philosophical and logical traditions.

This is a seminal contribution to the growing new field. Faure, Bernard. Double Exposure: Cutting across Buddhist and Western. This guide includes the best philosophy books from throughout history. Including quick summaries for beginners of modern philosophy books, eastern philosophy, western philosophy and more.

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Zen and western thought. London: Macmillan, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book.Title: Zen and Western Thought Author Name: Abe, Masao Categories: Buddhism, Publisher: University of Hawaii Press: ISBN Number: X ISBN Number Binding: PAPERBACK Book Condition: Good Seller ID: SKU