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Deutsch, Eliot

Overview
Works: 34 works in 223 publications in 5 languages and 11,093 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Sacred books  Sources  History  Introductions  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Translator, Author of introduction, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Compiler
Classifications: B132.V3, 100
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Most widely held works about Eliot Deutsch
 
Most widely held works by Eliot Deutsch
A companion to world philosophies( Book )

43 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This outstanding volume offers students, teachers and general readers a complete introductory survey of the major non-western philosophical traditions. Includes coverage of Chinese, Indian, Buddhist, Islamic, African, and Polynesian philosophical traditions. In addition to historical coverage, the volume includes coverage of the current trends and perspectives in non-western thought
The Bhagavad Gītā by Eliot Deutsch( Book )

14 editions published between 1968 and 1982 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advaita Vedānta: a philosophical reconstruction by Eliot Deutsch( Book )

28 editions published between 1969 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Interpreting across boundaries : new essays in comparative philosophy by Gerald James Larson( Book )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume is a "state-of-the-art" assessment of comparative philosophy written by some of the leading practitioners of the field. While its primary focus is on gaining methodological clarity regarding the comparative enterprise of "interpreting across boundaries," the book also contains new substantive essays on Indian, Chinese, Japanese, and European thought. The contributors are Roger T. Ames, William Theodore de Bary, Wing-tsit Chan, A. S. Cua, Eliot Deutsch, Charles Hartshorne, Daya Krishna, Gerald James Larson, Sengaku Mayeda, Hajime Nakamura, Raimundo Panikkar, Karl H. Potter, Henry Rosemont, Jr., Ben-Ami Scharfstein, Ninian Smart, Fritz Staal, and Frederick J. Streng.Comparative or cross-cultural philosophy can be seen as a relative newcomer to the field of philosophy. It has its antecedents in the emergence of comparative studies in nineteenth-century European intellectual history, as well as in the sequence of East-West Philosophers' Conferences at the University of Hawaii, which began in 1939. This book will prove to be of great significance in helping to define a field that is only now becoming fully self-conscious, methodologically and substantively, about its role and function in the larger enterprises of philosophy and comparative studies.Originally published in 1988.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
A source book of Advaita Vedānta by Eliot Deutsch( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 1990 in English and Sanskrit and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Culture and modernity : East-West philosophic perspectives by Richard Rorty( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crisis of modernity -- Incommensurability -- Relativism -- Language and non-Western cultural traditions -- Culture and the ethical -- Culture and the aesthetic -- Culture and the religious -- Culture and the political -- Cultural identity -- Scientific progress
On truth, an ontological theory by Eliot Deutsch( Book )

8 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humanity and divinity; an essay in comparative metaphysics by Eliot Deutsch( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on the nature of art by Eliot Deutsch( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in comparative aesthetics by Eliot Deutsch( Book )

9 editions published between 1975 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personhood, creativity, and freedom by Eliot Deutsch( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religion and spirituality by Eliot Deutsch( Book )

7 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Persons and valuable worlds : a global philosophy by Eliot Deutsch( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential Vedanta : a new source book of Advaita Vedanta by Eliot Deutsch( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is the only comprehensive introduction to Advaita Vedanta that traces the history of this tradition by means of primary sources. The sources (in translation) are drawn from Sanskrit texts by some of the most important advaitic thinkers. The editors have filled in the appropriate background materials to make this a book through which readers can understand Advaita Vedanta both in terms of cultural history and philosophy. The book reveals the classical form of this great tradition of thought, showing how it actually functioned in Indian culture, and demonstrates its distinctive philosophical achievements
Creative being : the crafting of person and world by Eliot Deutsch( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A person, I want to argue, is not a given but an achievement." So opens Eliot Deutsch's provocative study, a work that sets forth new possibilities for understanding the nature of creativity and the means by which human beings fashion themselves and their worlds. Professor Deutsch develops an innovative way of moving beyond the limitations of traditional rationalism, empiricism, and analytical philosophy of mind in order to frame a new conception of what it means to be a person. Drawing on Western traditions - including phenomenology, existentialism, pragmatism, and Gestalt psychology - as well as Eastern traditions - Hinduism, Buddhism, and Chinese philosophy - Deutsch pursues three main areas of inquiry. First, personhood itself is investigated through discussions of self-deception, the emotions, the body, and the nature of consciousness. Second, the fundamental ontological structures of being - space, time, causality - are explored. The relationships between language and reality and consciousness and the world are also analyzed. Third, Deutsch examines persons as moral, social, and political beings, revealing the ways in which a new conception of personhood discloses opportunities to realize the ideals of community participation. This volume refines, contextualizes, and updates the argument presented in Deutsch's Personhood, Creativity, and Freedom (1982). There are seven entirely new chapters as well as other additions, making this a significant contribution to the new discussion of human identity and action currently emerging in philosophical circles. Deutsch's lucid and elegant style will speak as well to a more general readership interested in humanistic issues
Introduction to world philosophies( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Qu'est-ce-que l'Advaita Vedanta? by Eliot Deutsch( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Causality--the central philosophy of Buddhism by David J Kalupahana( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1982 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Timeless in time : Sri Ramana Maharshi by A. R Natarajan( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ramana Maharshi, 1879-1950, Hindu philosopher and saint from Tamil Nadu, India
The Bhagavad Gåitåa( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A companion to world philosophies
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Eliot Deutsch American philosopher

Eliot Deutsch philosophe américain

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The Bhagavad GītāAdvaita Vedānta: a philosophical reconstructionInterpreting across boundaries : new essays in comparative philosophyEssays on the nature of artReligion and spiritualityPersons and valuable worlds : a global philosophyThe essential Vedanta : a new source book of Advaita VedantaIntroduction to world philosophiesTimeless in time : Sri Ramana Maharshi