Philosophy East and West, vol. 67, no. 2 (April 2017)

This quarter’s journal of comparative Eastern and Western philosophies includes the following scholarly works:


Zhijue as Appreciation and Realization in Zhu Xi: An Examination through Hun and Po
by Eiho Baba

The Self-Chariots of Liberation: Plato’s Phaedrus, the, and the Mahābhārata in Search of Eternal Being
by Nina Budziszewska

The Metaphysics and Unnamability of the Dao in the Daodejing and Wittgenstein
by Leo K. C. Cheung

Solving for the Triad: Xunzi and Wendell Berry on Sustainable Agriculture as Ethical Practice
by Matthew Duperon

Comment and discussion

Buddhist Philosophy and the No-Self View
by Jiri Benovsky

The Importance of “My” Being Single: A Response to Jiri Benovsky
by Mark Siderits

The Self, Agency, and Responsibility: A Reply to Mark Siderits
by Jiri Benovsky

Plus many more articles and reviews.

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