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Epistemology of perception

Ganṅgeśa"s Tattvacintāmaṇi : jewel of reflection on the truth (about epistemology), the Perception chapter (Pratyakṣa-khaṇḍa)
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American Institute of Buddhist Studies , New York
Gaṅgeśa, 13th cent., Navya Nyāya., Knowledge, Theor
Other titlesGanṅgeśa"s Tattvacintāmaṇi, Tattvacintāmaṇi, Perception chapter
Statementtransliterated text, translation, and philosophical commentary [by] Stephen H. Phillips and N.S. Ramanuja Tatacharya.
SeriesTreasury of the Indic sciences series, Treasury of the Indic sciences.
ContributionsRamanuja Tatacharya, N. S., 1928-, Gaṅgeśa, 13th cent.
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LC ClassificationsB132.N8 P55 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 723 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL3307317M
ISBN 100975373439
LC Control Number2004052914

The epistemology of perception, in particular, is of great philosophical importance and interest. This book not only solves the “where to begin?" question but also offers to the more advanced student avenues of perhaps yet uncharted waters.

The style of writing is neutral, clear and inviting.5/5(1). The Epistemology of Perception Volume 21 Edition by Ernest Sosa (Editor), Enrique Villanueva (Editor) ISBN   The Epistemology of Non-Visual Perception explores questions not only related to traditional sensory perception, but Epistemology of perception book to proprioceptive, interoceptive, multisensory, and event perception, expanding traditional notions of the influence that conscious non-visual experience has on human Epistemology of perception book and rationality.

Contributors investigate the role that emotions play in decision-making and agential perception Format: Hardcover. Epistemology of Perception: Gangesa's Tattvacintamani (Treasury of the Indic Sciences) Bilingual Edition by Stephen H.

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PUBLISHED (AVAILABLE) TITLES Stephen Phillips & N.R.S. Tatacharya. Tibet House US. 22 West 15th Street, New York, NY P. Perception, Knowledge and Belief - by Fred Dretske February According to the conventional wisdom, then, the problem, at least for epistemology (but perhaps not for the philosophy of mind), is not one of Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection.

Perception, Knowledge and Cited by: The various ancient Indian schools of philosophy such Nyaya, Mimansaka, Sankhya, Jaina, Buddhism, Vedanta offered their own variants on the epistemology of perception. The full discussion of these variants can be read in Jadunath Sinha ’s excellent two-volume set Indian Psychology.

The Epistemology of Non-Visual Perception explores questions not only related to traditional sensory perception, but also to proprioceptive, interoceptive, multisensory, and event perception.

Book Description: In Perceiving God, William P. Alston offers a clear and provocative account of the epistemology of religious experience. He argues that the "perception of God"-his term for direct experiential awareness of God-makes a major contribution to the grounds of religious belief.

Summary: This is a collection of papers on the epistemology of perception, very broadly conceived. It contains cutting-edge work by some of the most important contributors in the field.

Perceiving God: The Epistemology of Religious Experience is a book about the philosophy of religion by the philosopher William Alston, in which the author discusses experiential awareness of God.

The book was first published in the United States by Cornell University Press. The book received positive reviews and has been described as an important, well-argued, and seminal work. However, Alston Author: William Alston.

Part I of his book lays the foundations of this view by addressing the major topics of epistemology: skepticism, knowledge, justification, and truth.

Drawing parallels with ethical theory, it provides criteria for evaluating belief formation, problem solving, and probability judgment. perception, memory, representational constraints. This is the most comprehensive book based on Sanskrit works.

Volume Three is exclusively devoted to the analysis of epistemology and its perceptional aspects. Indian psychology created a new standard in scholarly work on its first publication by Kegan Paul in the thirties.

This is the most comprehensive book based on Sanskrit works. Volume Three is exclusively devoted to the analysis of epistemology and its perceptional aspects.

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Indian psychology created a new standard in scholarly work on its first publication by Kegan Paul in the thirties/5(3). Epistemology ‘Audi’s introduction is at once philosophically insightful and masterfully written – Perception,belief,and justification 1 Short annotated bibliography of books in epistemology Index Contents ix.

Preface to the first edition This book is a wide-ranging introduction to epistemology, conceived as the theory of File Size: 1MB. An overview of the epistemology of perception, covering the nature of justification, immediate justification, the relationship between the metaphysics of perceptual experience and its rational role, the rational role of attention, and cognitive by: Phenomenology of Perception is concerned with the first-person experience of being embodied, or of having a body.

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Merleau-Ponty shows how basic features of Along with Heidegger, Sartre, Beauvoir, and Levinas, Merleau-Ponty is an "existential phenomenologist": a philosopher concerned with the experiences that constitute human existence/5. This is a much shorter version of our entry on the Epistemology of Perception, which will be published in the Oxford Handbook for the Philosophy of Perception in The longer version has far more references in it, whereas this version is pared down to the : Siegel Susanna, Silins Nicholas.

Epistemology, the philosophical study of the nature, origin, and limits of human term is derived from the Greek epistēmē (“knowledge”) and logos (“reason”), and accordingly the field is sometimes referred to as the theory of knowledge. Epistemology has a long history within Western philosophy, beginning with the ancient Greeks and continuing to the present.

The book begins with some philosophical problems of perception, of sense experience, of epistemology, and some questions on the philosophy of mind. It also considers the perceptual structure, association, attention, cognition and knowledge, consciousness and action.

Perception and imagination are often thought in opposition. What is perceived is present, what is imagined is not. But this opposition forbids talking about the imagination of the present and defining perception as a form of imagination.

In the strict sense of this book, perception. Robinson is an excellent introduction to the problem of perception and defends a sense-datum view. Maund focuses on the question of whether perception is direct or indirect. Fish is a very useful and up-to-date overview of the topics covered in this bibliography.

Crane, Tim. “The Problem of Perception.” E-mail Citation». This book is based on work in epistemology extending over several decades. It combines into a systematic whole ideas, arguments, and doctrines evolved in various earlier investigations. The time has at last seemed right to combine these deliberations into a single systematic whole and this book File Size: 2MB.

Perception is the foundation of knowledge and the source of everything we know. Epistemology is the branch of philosophy that studies the nature, acquisition, and. In Perceiving God, William P. Alston offers a clear and provocative account of the epistemology of religious experience. He argues that the "perception of God"—his term for direct experiential awareness of God—makes a major contribution to the grounds of religious belief.

Surveying the variety of reported direct experiences of God among laypersons and famous mystics, Alston demonstrates /5(2). Goldman has devoted significant time to showing how research in cognitive science is relevant to a variety of branches of philosophy including epistemology.

Much of this work appears in his books Epistemology and Cognition, Philosophical Applications of Cognitive Science, and Simulating Minds. Bibliography. Action ()Doctoral advisor: Paul Benacerraf. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sinha, Jadunath, Indian epistemology of perception.

Calcutta, Sinha Pub. House [] (OCoLC)   In this Wireless Philosophy video, Dr Eugen Fischer (University of East Anglia) presents the ‘argument from illusion’.

This argument appears to refute our common-sense conception of perception. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages ; 24 cm. Contents: Skepticism and foundationalism in early modern philosophy --Realism, idealism, and common sense --Perceptual experience --An introduction to contemporary epistemology --Coherentism --Abductivism --Phenomenal conservatism --Access internalism.

Epistemology of Perception: Gangesa's Tattvacintamani, Jewel Of Reflection On The Truth (About Epistemology): The Perception Chapter (Pratyaksa-khanda) Transliterated Text, Translation, and Philosophical Commentary.

By STEPHEN H. PHILLIPS AND N. RAMANUJA TATACHARYA. Treasury of the Indic Sciences. Epistemology of Perception: Transliterated text, Translation, and Philosophical Commentary of Gangesa's Tattvacintamani (Jewel of Reflection on the Truth) by Stephen H.

Philips and N.S. Ramanuja Tatacharya. The Tattvacintamani, or Jewel of Reflection on the Truth (about Epistemology), is the sole composition left us by the great fourteenth century Indian logician Gangesa Upadhyaya.

Epistemology is the branch of philosophy that investigates the basic nature of knowledge, including its sources and validation.

The nature and validity of sense-perception; his book is a thorough review of the ways in which the idealist position is self- refuting.

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