The Resource Crossing horizons : world, self, and language in Indian and Western thought, Shlomo Biderman ; translated by Ornan Rotem

Crossing horizons : world, self, and language in Indian and Western thought, Shlomo Biderman ; translated by Ornan Rotem

Label
Crossing horizons : world, self, and language in Indian and Western thought
Title
Crossing horizons
Title remainder
world, self, and language in Indian and Western thought
Statement of responsibility
Shlomo Biderman ; translated by Ornan Rotem
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • eng
Summary
In this book, Shlomo Biderman examines the views, outlooks, and attitudes of two distinct cultures: the West and classical India. He turns to a rich and varied collection of primary sources: the Rg Veda, the Upanishads, and texts by the Buddhist philosophers Någårjuna and Vasubandhu, among others. In studying the West, Biderman considers the Bible and its commentaries, the writings of such philosophers as Plato, Descartes, Berkeley, Kant, and Derrida, and the literature of Kafka, Melville, and Orwell. Additional sources are Mozart's Don Giovanni and seminal films like I
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
181/.4
Index
index present
LC call number
B799
LC item number
.B5313 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Crossing horizons : world, self, and language in Indian and Western thought, Shlomo Biderman ; translated by Ornan Rotem
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-346) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1; 2; 3; 4; 5; Notes; Bibliographical Notes; Index
Control code
ocn680628279
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 356 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231511599
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/cttgsg25
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25614447
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)680628279
  • pebcs0231511590

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