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    Ben-Ami Scharfstein: A Philosophical Farewell.Daniel Raveh - 2020 - Journal of World Philosophies 5 (2):211-220.
    This essay highlights Ben-Ami Scharfstein’s major philosophical projects: first, philosophizing that includes nonwestern philosophies, especially Chinese and Indian, and that creates a dialogue between philosophers and philosophical traditions without prioritizing any of them, and without taking western philosophy as the point of departure. Second, a similar, inclusive move in the field of art, art without borders if you wish. Here the inclusivity applies not just to east and west, north and south, but even to animal-made art. Just as he (...)
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  2. Ben-Ami Scharfstein, Roots of Bergson's Philosophy. [REVIEW]F. C. Copleston - 1943 - Hibbert Journal 42:286.
     
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    Ben-Ami Scharfstein.Involutional Determinism - 1988 - The Monist 71 (3).
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  4. Ben-Ami Scharfstein, Of Birds, Beasts and Other Artists; An Essay on the Universality of Art Reviewed By.Arnold Berleant - 1990 - Philosophy in Review 10 (1):37-39.
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    Reply to Ben-Ami Scharfstein.Victor H. Mair - 1991 - Philosophy East and West 41 (1):92-94.
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    The Creative Mind.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1946 - Journal of Philosophy 43 (10):278-278.
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    A Comparative History of World Philosophy: From the Upanishads to Kant.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1998 - State University of New York Press.
    Breaks through the cultural barriers between Western, Indian, and Chinese philosophy and demonstrates that despite considerable differences between these three great philosophical traditions, there are fundamental resemblances in their abstract principles.
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    Roots of Bergson's Philosophy.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1943 - New York: Columbia University Press.
    ROOTS OF BERGSONS PHILOSOPHY Ben-Ami Scharfstein ROOTS OF BERGSONS PHILOSOPHY NEW YORK MCMXLIII COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY PRESS To My Father and Mother ...
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    Philosophy East/Philosophy West. Edited by Ben-Ami Scharfstein.Louis A. Barth - 1980 - Modern Schoolman 57 (2):191-192.
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    The Dilemma of Context.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1989 - Nyu Press.
    In The Dilemma of Context, Scharfstein contends that the problems encountered with context are insoluble. He explains why this problem lays an intellectual burden on us that, while remaining inescapable,can become so heavy it destroys the understandingit was created to further.
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    Roots of Bergson's Philosophy. By Ben-Ami Scharfstein. (New York: Columbia University Press; London: H. Milford. 1943. Pp. Ix + 156. Price $1.75.). [REVIEW]B. M. Laing - 1944 - Philosophy 19 (74):278-.
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    "Roots of Bergson's Philosophy," by Ben-Ami Scharfstein[REVIEW]Henri Renard - 1944 - Modern Schoolman 21 (3):184-185.
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    Mystical Experience.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1973 - Blackwell.
  14. The Nonsense of Kant and Lewis Carroll: Unexpected Essays on Philosophy, Art, Life, and Death.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 2014 - University of Chicago Press.
    What if Immanuel Kant floated down from his transcendental heights, straight through Alice’s rabbit hole, and into the fabulous world of Lewis Carroll? For Ben-Ami Scharfstein this is a wonderfully instructive scenario and the perfect way to begin this wide-ranging collection of decades of startlingly synthesized thought. Combining a deep knowledge of psychology, cultural anthropology, art history, and the history of religions—not to mention philosophy—he demonstrates again and again the unpredictability of writing and thought and how they can teach (...)
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    A Comparative History of World Philosophy.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1999 - Philosophy East and West 49 (1):96-97.
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    Bergsonian Philosophy and Thomism.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1957 - Journal of Philosophy 54 (3):76-78.
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    Art Without Borders: A Philosophical Exploration of Art and Humanity.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 2009 - University of Chicago Press.
    Lucid, learned, and incomparably rich in thought and detail, Art Without Borders is a monumental accomplishment, on par with the artistic achievements ...
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    Philosophy East/Philosophy West: A Critical Comparison of Indian, Chinese, Islamic, and European Philosophy.Ben-Ami Scharfstein (ed.) - 1978 - New York: Oxford University Press.
    An introduction to comparative philosophy relates European and Oriental philosophies and brings to light such aspects of Eastern philosophy as intellectuality, reasoning, and logical analysis usually associated with Western thought.
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    The Philosophers: Their Lives and the Nature of Their Thought.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1980 - New York: Oxford University Press.
    The adventure I am now undertaking is an appraisal of my profession, philosophy, of my fellow professionals, the philosophers, and, finally of myself at least ...
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    Salvation By Parad Ox : On Zen and Zen-Like Thought.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1976 - Journal of Chinese Philosophy 3 (3):209-234.
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    Ineffability the Failure of Words in Philosophy and Religion.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1993 - SUNY Press.
    Scharfstein describes the extraordinary powers that have been attributed to language everywhere, and then looks at ineffability as it has appeared in the thought of the great philosophical cultures: India, China, Japan, and the West. He argues that there is something of our prosaic, everyday difficulty with words in the ineffable reality of the philosophers and theologians, just as there is something unformulable, and finally mysterious in the prosaic, everyday successes and failures of words.
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    Analyse des Poetischen Denkens.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1955 - Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 14 (1):134-135.
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    The Contextual Fallacy.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1988 - In Eliot Deutsch & Gerald James Larson (eds.), Interpreting Across Boundaries: New Essays in Comparative Philosophy. Princeton University Press. pp. 84-97.
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    Unless There Are Hills and Valleys in One’s Breast: On the Inward Life of Chinese Landscape Painting.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1976 - Journal of Chinese Philosophy 3 (4):317-354.
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    Walter Kaufmann, "Discovering the Mind". [REVIEW]Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1983 - Journal of the History of Philosophy 21 (2):244.
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    On the Transparency and Opacity of Philosophers.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1988 - The Monist 71 (3):455-465.
    Sometimes our thought is transparently clear. It is as if we were looking through a window whose clarity was an invitation for the world to come in. The pleasure we take in thinking transparent thoughts is like that we take in the unimpeded use of any ability; but such transparency is unique in that it suggests easy communication with oneself and others, the ability to nullify problems by seeing through them, and a clean, physically effortless mastery of life.
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    The Philosophers: Their Lives and the Nature of Their Thought. By Ben-Ami Scharfstein.Martin A. Bertman - 1983 - Modern Schoolman 60 (2):140-140.
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    How Death Deals with Philosophy.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 2011 - In Hagi Kenaan & Ilit Ferber (eds.), Philosophy's Moods: The Affective Grounds of Thinking. Springer. pp. 201--208.
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  29. Descartes' Dreams.Ben-ami Scharfstein - 1969 - Philosophical Forum 1 (3):293.
     
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  30. Filosofyah Ba-Mizrah U-Filosofyah Ba-Ma'arav.Ben-ami Scharfstein - 1978 - Yahdav.
  31. 'Il dubbio alle loro due case!' La cecità occidentale nei confronti delle filosofie non occidentali.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1997 - In Sergio Cremaschi (ed.), Filosofia analitica e filosofia continentale. Scandicci (Firenze): La Nuova Italia. pp. 253-282.
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  32. Los Filósofos y Sus Vidas. Para Una Historia Psicológica de la Filosofía.Ben-ami Scharfstein - 1987 - Revista Portuguesa de Filosofia 43 (1):218-220.
  33. Roots of Bergson's Philosophy.Ben-ami Scharfstein - 1944 - Philosophy 19 (74):278-278.
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  34. Shen Mi Ching Yen.Ben-ami Scharfstein - 1982 - T Ien Hua Ch U Pan Shih Yeh Ku Fen Yu Hsing Kung Ssu.
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  35. The Need to Philosophize.Ben-Ami Scharfstein & Mortimer Ostow - 1970 - In Charles Hanly & Morris Lazerowitz (eds.), Psychoanalysis and Philosophy. New York: International Universities Press. pp. 258--279.
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    Response to Victor H. Mair's Review of "of Birds, Beasts, and Other Artists: An Essay on the Universality of Art".Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1991 - Philosophy East and West 41 (1):89-92.
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    Book Reviews. [REVIEW]Ben-Ami Scharfstein, Stewart Shapiro, Gary Jason, John Blackmore, R. A. Naulty & F. Bradford Wallack - 1987 - Philosophia 17 (4):551-570.
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    How Important is Truth to Epistemology and Knowledge? Some Answers From Comparative Philosophy.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 2001 - Social Epistemology 15 (4):275 – 283.
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    The Creative Mind. [REVIEW]Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1946 - Journal of Philosophy 43 (10):278-278.
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    Of Birds, Beasts, and Other Artists: An Essay on the Universality of Art.Ben-ami Scharfstein - 1990 - Philosophy East and West 40 (4):574-578.
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    The Philosopher as the Rational Artist.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1968 - Man and World 1 (2):240-266.
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    Amoral Politics: The Persistent Truth of Machiavellism.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1995 - State University of New York Press.
    After exploring the theory and practice of politics in ancient China, ancient India, and modern Europe, Scharfstein argues that the justification for deception and force is inseparable from political life and assesses the chances for a better political future.
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    Philosophy East, Philosophy West.Ben-ami Scharfstein - 1980 - Revue Philosophique de la France Et de l'Etranger 170 (4):465-466.
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    Reply to L. A. Barth's Review of "Philosophy East/Philosophy West in Philosophy East and West", April, 1980.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1981 - Philosophy East and West 31 (3):391 - 392.
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    The Western Blindness to Non-Western Philosophies.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1998 - The Paideia Archive: Twentieth World Congress of Philosophy 5:102-108.
    Western philosophers still tend to think that philosophy, in a sense that they can take with professional interest, does not exist in non-Western traditions. To persuade them otherwise would require them to make an effort that they prefer to evade. I attempt to begin to persuade them by closely paraphrasing a few arguments by the early Chinese philosopher Chuang Tzu and a few by the Indian skeptic and mystic Shriharsha. One of Chuang Tzu's arguments has some resemblance to Plato's Third-Man (...)
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    Luitzen Brouwer and the Snake.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1975 - Philosophia 5 (4):523-527.
  47. Roots of Bergson's Philosophy.Ben-ami Scharfstein - 1943 - Philosophical Review 52:626.
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    The Mind of China: The Culture, Customs, and Beliefs of Traditional China.Ben-ami Scharfstein - 1975 - Philosophy East and West 25 (4):492-493.
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    Bergson and Merleau-Ponty: A Preliminary Comparison.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1955 - Journal of Philosophy 52 (14):380-386.
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    Bergson and Merleau-Ponty: A Preliminary Comparison.Ben-Ami Scharfstein - 1955 - Journal of Philosophy 52 (14):380.
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