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concise dictionary of philosophy

K. Srinivas

concise dictionary of philosophy

by K. Srinivas

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Published by D.K. Printworld in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Philosophers -- Biography -- Dictionaries.

  • About the Edition

    Encyclopedic dictionary of philosophy; includes brief biographies of prominent philosophers.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesDictionary of philosophy
    StatementK. Srinivas, Vempaty Kutumba Sastry.
    GenreEncyclopedias., Biography, Dictionaries.
    ContributionsKuṭumbaśāstrī, Vempaṭi, 1950-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB41 .S67 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 426 p. ;
    Number of Pages426
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16472750M
    ISBN 108124604002, 8124604010
    LC Control Number2007392386

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    Attention to all Philosophy Teachers, Students & anyone interested in Philosophy Now, you can have philosophical terms on your fingertips. Here is the dictionary to help you understand all the philosophy related words/terms. Also, you will find details about different thinkers & philosophers of various eras & their works in alphabetical sequence/5(18). Book Description. First published in , the Dictionary of Philosophy has established itself as the best available text of its kind, explaining often unfamiliar, complicated and diverse terminology. Thoroughly revised and expanded, this fourth edition provides authoritative and rigorous definitions of a broad range of philosophical concepts.

    This is a concise guide to technical terms and personal names often encountered in the study of philosophy. What you will find here naturally reflects my own philosophical interests and convictions, but everything is meant to be clear, accurate, and fair, a reliable source of information on Western philosophy for a broad audience. It is really a concise dictionary of Indian Philosophy, with a lot of good reference material. It is not a heavy Sir M. Monier Williams item. It is a paperback edition of about pages, and it gives you good value for your money. Grimes is better than good, I feel safe giving him 5 stars/5(11).


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His areas of interest include: Indian philosophy, analytic philosophy, epistemology (East & West), philosophy of science, and modern logic. He has published a number of papers and books on the above mentioned areas.

His books include: A.J. Ayer's Logical Positivism (), A Dictionary of Philosophy (), and P.T. Raju ().4/5(3). Grimes' Dictionary is really a fast and efficient tool to read a book of Indian philosophy without being lost in the analysis of each term, but attempting to retain the main flow of the text.

At the end of the book, a number of charts with names of authors, scriptures, schools, classifications, and even Chakra-related terminology is by: Foreword IT gives me deep pleasure to write these lines as Foreword to A Concise Dictionary of Philosophy which has been co-authored by Professor V.

Kutumba Sastry and Professor K. Srinivas. Both are very distinguished scholars and quite familiar with the philosophy as developed in India and Europe. The subjects covered in this well-researched volume contain many entries which are central.

Concise entries, whilst remaining perfectly coherent- proved an excellent introduction into new topics. Although the book is unashamedly geared towards breadth over depth, it by no means gives those entries which I've looked at an unfair description, and the further reading sections prove most useful/5(15).

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My biggest gripe was that this dictionary -- being ~ pages, would cover all the fundamentals, i.e. vocab, short but concise explanations of origins and history, only covers that is the most complex or at least the least used words in Philosophy itself/5(30).

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The Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy, 2nd ed. by Robert Audi, ed. Containing over new listings of frequently used religious terms and numerous etymological derivations, this new and revised edition of A Concise Dictionary of Indian Philosophy provides a comprehensive dictionary of Indian philosophical terms in both devanagari and roman transliteration along with an English translation.

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