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    Absence: An Indo-Analytic Inquiry.Anand Jayprakash Vaidya, Purushottama Bilimoria & Jaysankar L. Shaw - 2016 - Sophia 55 (4):491-513.
    Two of the most important contributions that Bimal Krishna Matilal made to comparative philosophy are his doctoral dissertation The Navya-Nyāya Doctrine of Negation: The Semantics and Ontology of Negative Statements in Navya-Nyāya Philosophy and his classic: Perception: An Essay on Classical Indian Theories of Knowing. In this essay, we aim to carry forward the work of Bimal K. Matilal by showing how ideas in classical Indian philosophy concerning absence and perception are relevant to recent debates in Anglo-analytic philosophy. In particular, (...)
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    Analytical Philosophy in Comparative Perspective: Exploratory Essays in Current Theories and Classical Indian Theories of Meaning and Reference.Bimal K. Matilal & Jaysankar Lal Shaw (eds.) - 1984 - D. Reidel.
    ANALYTICAL PHILOSOPHY IN COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE: AN INTRODUCTION. The aim of this volume is to extend the horizon of philosophical analysis as it is ...
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  3. Contemporary Philosophy and J.L. Shaw.Jaysankar Lal Shaw & Purusottama Bilimoria (eds.) - 2006 - Punthi Pustak.
    Commemorative volume on Jaysankar Lal Shaw, b. 1939, Indian philosopher.
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  4. Human Beings and Freedom: An Inderdisciplinary Perspective.Jaysankar Lal Shaw & Michael Hemmingsen (eds.) - 2011 - Punthi Pustak.
    Human Beings and Freedom: An Interdisciplinary Perspective focuses on some contemporary issues relating to freedom, equality, identity and resistance from various perspectives, such as psychological, social, political, and metaphysical. In doing so it addresses topics such as the nature of human beings, political freedom, the relationship between freedom and equality, sex, gender and race, humour, and the notion of critique.
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  5. The Nyāya on Meaning: A Commentary on Pandit Visvabandhu.Jaysankar Lal Shaw - 2003 - Punthi Pustak.
    The Nyaya on Meaning is not only a commentry on Pandit Visvabandhu Tarkatirtha's article on The Nyaya on the Meaning of Some Words' but also contains explanations of concepts which are indispensable for understanding the Indian philosopy of Language, especially the Navya --- Nyaya tradition of Indian philosophy. It also covers a wide range of topics, such as the meaning of a noun, the meaning of demonstrative pronoun, the meaning of a personal pronoun, the meaning of an interrogative pronoun, the (...)
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    Freedom: East and West.Jaysankar L. Shaw - 2011 - Sophia 50 (3):481-497.
    This paper explains some of the uses of the word ‘freedom’ in Western as well as in Indian philosophy. Regarding the psychological concept of freedom or free will, this paper focuses on the distinction between fatalism, determinism, types of compatibilism, and libertarianism. Indian philosophers, by and large, are compatibilists, although some minor systems, such as Śākta Āgama, favor a type of libertarianism. From the Indian perspective the form of life of human beings has also been mentioned in the discussion of (...)
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    Erratum To: Absence: An Indo-Analytic Inquiry.Anand Jayprakash Vaidya, Purushottama Bilimoria & Jaysankar L. Shaw - 2016 - Sophia 55 (4):515-515.
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  8. Analytical Philosophy in Comparative Perspctive Exploratory Essays in Current Theories and Classical Indian Theories of Meaning and Reference.Bimal Krishna Matilal & Jaysankar Lal Shaw - 1985
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