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After Appropriation Explorations in Intercultural Philosophy and Religion

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ISBN-10: 1552385027

ISBN-13: 9781552385029

Edition: 2011

Authors: Morny Joy, Tamara Albertini, Arindam Chakrabarti, Francis X. Clooney, Christopher G. Framarin

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While there have been a number of specialised books in the field of comparative philosophy, and many in the field of comparative religion, there are few scholars who can address both disciplines. Furthermore, when these disciplines are virtually mutually exclusive, as in Western academia, a full appreciation of non-Western approaches to either religion or philosophy is not easily attained, and distortions, such as appropriation, often occur. Within the last ten years, there has been a concerted effort on the part of a number of Western scholars to try to address these deficiencies. A unique workshop held at the University of Calgary in 2007 marked the beginning of an interdisciplinary…    
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Book details

List price: $41.95
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: University of Calgary Press
Publication date: 12/12/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 328
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.80" tall
Weight: 1.056
Language: English

Morny Joy is Professor in the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Calgary.

Introduction
Comparative Studies in Philosophy/Religion and Dialogue as Mutual "Strangification" (Waitui )
The Philosopher as Stranger: The Idea of Comparative Philosophy
Locating Intercultural Philosophy in Relation to Religion
The Connecting Manas: Inner Sense, Common Sense, or the Organ of Imagination
Studying the "Other": Challenges and Prospects of Muslim Scholarship on World Religions
The Vices of Ethics: The Critique of Morality in Nietzsche, Kierkegaard, and Daoism
Comparative Philosophy of Religion and Modern Jewish Philosophy: A Conversation
Philosophy, Medicine, Science, and Boundaries
Religious Intellectual Texts as a Site for Intercultural Philosophical and Theological Reflection: The Case of the Srimad Rahasyatrayasara and the Trait� de l'Amour de Dieu
Phenomenology of Awakening in Zhiyi's Tiantai Philosophy
Ibn Rushd or Averro�s? Of Double Names and Double Truths: A Different Approach to Islamic Philosophy
The Use of Laksana in Indian Exegesis
Women's Rights as Human Rights: Explorations in Intercultural Philosophy and Religion
Notes on Contributors
Index