Knowledge and Action I: Means to the Human End in Bhātta Mīmāmsā and Advaita Vedānta

  title={Knowledge and Action I: Means to the Human End in Bhātta Mīmāmsā and Advaita Vedānta},
  author={Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad},
  journal={Journal of Indian Philosophy},
  • C. Ram-Prasad
  • Published 2000
  • Philosophy
  • Journal of Indian Philosophy
L'A. traite du debat qui se deroule, dans les traditions brahmaniques classiques, entre les Mīmāmsakas et les Advaitins concernant la liberation et les moyens pour y parvenir. Dans ce premier article, il montre qu'une grande partie du debat consiste a savoir, en ce qui concerne l'action et la cognition, quel mode est dominant ou subordonne. Puis il considere le probleme general du fonctionnement de l'action et de la connaissance dans la transformation de la vie ordinaire en un seul mouvement… Expand
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