Beyond Personal Identity

Beyond Personal Identity : Dogen, Nishida, and a Phenomenology of No-Self

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Applies Dogen Kigen's religious philosophy and the philosophy of Nishida Kitaro to the philosophical problem of personal identity, probing the applicability of the concept of non-self to the philosophical problems of selfhood, otherness, and temporality which culminate in the conundrum of personal identity.
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  • Paperback | 319 pages
  • 159 x 235 x 17.02mm | 590g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1138964603
  • 9781138964600

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'Gereon Kopf ... does an outstanding job in taking on the challenge of relating the complex thought of Japanese giants Dogen and Nishida to various Western conceptions of the person.' - Philosophy East and West

'Kopf ... makes a significant contribution to east-west dialogue.' - Religious Studies Review
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