Buddhist Philosophy in India

REL-R 552 STUDIES IN BUDDHISM — Fall 2020

Instructor
Richard Nance
Days and Times
MW 9:30-10:45A
Course Description

This course surveys the historical development of Buddhist philosophy in India. We will begin by briefly reviewing some of the basic contours of early Indian Buddhist philosophical reflection. Following this review, we will read and discuss several texts by thinkers of seminal importance to Buddhist tradition, focusing on how these thinkers posed and attempted to answer questions regarding the self, reality, reasoning, knowledge, belief, conduct, and liberation.

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