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Nishida, Kitarō 1870-1945

Works: 707 works in 1,785 publications in 7 languages and 22,739 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Essays 
Roles: Author, Inventor, Creator, 001, Honoree, Other
Classifications: B5244.N553, 181.12
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Most widely held works by Kitarō Nishida
Last writings : nothingness and the religious worldview by Kitarō Nishida( )

14 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and held by 1,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intelligibility and the philosophy of nothingness; three philosophical essays by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

28 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inquiry into the good by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

15 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An Inquiry into the Good, the earliest work of Kitarō Nishida, established its author as the foremost Japanese philosopher of the twentieth century. The book represents the foundation of Nishida's philosophy, which reflects both his deep study of Zen Buddhism and his thorough analysis of Western philosophy. In this important new translation, two scholars -- one Japanes and one American -- have worked together to present a lucid and accurate rendition of this basic work. They have also included an enlightening introduction and ample notes to aid the Western reader. Nishida sets forth the notion of "pure experience"--The concept that pure, or direct, experience precedes the separation of subject and object and is true reality. He next considers reality, investigating its relation to thinking, volition, and intuition. The Good, which Nishida considered to be the realization of our internal demands or ideals, is analyzed in the light of the nature of reality and pure experience. In conclusion, Nishida suggests a theory of God as the unifier of the universe and the universe as an expression of God. Throughout he touches upon the work of Western philosophers such as Kant, Hegel, Fichte, William James, and John Dewey in order to explicate his ideas"-- Front flap
Art and morality by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

15 editions published between 1923 and 1995 in English and Japanese and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The scholarly world has devoted much attention to the unique political and economic "modernization" process that has been taking place in Japan during the past century. Unfortunately, corresponding contributions and developments in humanistic spheres have been all but overlooked despite the presence of many distinguished Japanese names in literature, philosopht, and the arts. Nishida Kitaro (1870-1945) was one luminary who did achieve recognition in his lifetime. He arose from the complex intellectual milieu of the creative Meiji and Taisho periods to a position of wide acclaim as the foremost academic philosopher of modern Japan. The legacy of his thought, both in and out of the Kyoto School he founded, continues to be felt today. Moreover, his reputation as an "international" thinker based on his initiation of an original East-West philosophical dialogue continues to grow steadily. Today Nishida's collected works fill nineteen volumes. Art and Morality (1923) is the pivotal volume in his long and creative career. It stands as the key work between the inception and the exploration and expansion of his unique ideas -- those he termed "the immediacy of experience" or "pure experience." Nishida strove throughout his lifetime to articulate these thoughts in the language of Western philosophy. In Art and Morality he treats aesthetic and moral expression as primary examples of his philosophy"-- Front flap
Intuition and reflection in self-consciousness by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

11 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of good by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

20 editions published between 1960 and 1998 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fundamental problems of philosophy : the world of action and the dialectical world by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

9 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Place and dialectic : two essays by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

11 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nishida is widely regarded as one of the father figures of modern Japanese philosophy and as the founder of the first distinctly Japanese school of philosophy, the Kyoto school known for its synthesis of western philosophy, Christian theology, and Buddhist thought
Die Philosophie der Kyôto-Schule : Texte und Einführung by Ryōsuke Ōhashi( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in German and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Über das Gute : eine Philosophie der Reinen Erfahrung by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

24 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zen no Kenkyū by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

43 editions published between 1911 and 2014 in Japanese and Chinese and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu ti chu bing qie chan shu ta de zhe xue ji ben gai nian"chun cui jing yan". Jie shao le suo wei de"chun cui jing yan"bing fei yi zhu, Ke guan dui li wei qian ti de dui xiang jing yan, Er shi suo wei"zhu guan he ke guan he yi"de zhi jie jing yan
Nishida Kitarō zenshū by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

19 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in Japanese and Chinese and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Logik des Ortes : der Anfang der modernen Philosophie in Japan by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in German and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De ce qui agit à ce qui voit by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

16 editions published between 1927 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le livre de Nishida Kitarō (1870-1945), quatrième volume de l'édition de 1965 des œuvres complètes, est offert pour la première fois ici en traduction intégrale. Composé de neuf essais rédigés entre 1923 et 1927, cet ouvrage marque la transition vers la philosophie originale caractérisant Nishida. Ce tournant est directement exprimé dans le titre "De ce qui agit à ce qui voit". Partant d'une position qui considère la réalité fondamentale ou réalité véritable en tant que point d'unité des choses qui agissent, l'auteur passe à " ce qui voit ", c'est-à-dire à une position qui met en scène le "plan d'englobement" de la réalité, soit une philosophie de la relation organisant en une vaste fresque tous les plans du réel, de même que les rapports mutuels établis entre tous leurs éléments constituants." extrait du site de l'éditeur
Die morgenländischen und abendländischen Kulturformen in alter Zeit vom metaphysischen Standpunkte aus gesehen by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

13 editions published between 1939 and 1940 in German and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La culture japonaise en question by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

19 editions published between 1938 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die intelligible Welt; drei philosophische Abbandlungen by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

11 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in German and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'éveil à soi by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in French and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zen no kenkyū by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

4 editions published between 1929 and 2012 in Chinese and Japanese and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sekaishi no riron by Kitarō Nishida( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in Japanese and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gakumonteki hōhō -- Sekaishi no tetsugaku -- Sekai shikan no ruikei -- Sekai shikan no rekishi -- Sekaishi no keifugaku -- Sekaishi no dōgaku -- Denki -- Daitōa sensō to kyōto gakuha -- Rekishi tetsugakuteki shiron Sekaishi no kanō konkyo nitsuite -- Kū to toki -- Kū to rekishi
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An inquiry into the good
An inquiry into the goodZen & philosophy : an intellectual biography of Nishida KitarōJapanese and Continental philosophy : conversations with the Kyoto SchoolNishida and Western philosophyThe Kyoto School's takeover of Hegel : Nishida, Nishitani, and Tanabe remake the philosophy of spiritPolitical philosophy in Japan : Nishida, the Kyoto School and co-prosperityThe nothingness beyond God : an introduction to the philosophy of Nishida Kitaro
Alternative Names
Kitarō, Nishida

Kitarō, Nishida 1870-1945

Kitarō Nishida filòsof japonès

Kitarō Nishida Japanese philosopher

Kitaro Nishida Japans auteur

Kitarō Nishida japoński filozof

Kitarō Nishida philosophe japonais

Nishida, K. 1870-1945

Nishida, Kitarō

Nishida, Kitarō 1870-1945

Nishida, Kitarō 18701-1945

Nishida, kitaro(18701945)

Nishida Kitaro filosof japonez

Nishida Kitarō filosofo giapponese

Nishida Kitarô filósofo japonés

Nishida Kitarō japán filozófus

Nishida Kitarō japanischer Philosoph

Nišida Kitaro

Нисида, Китаро

Нишида Китаро

니시다 기따로 1870-1945

니시다 기타로 1870-1945

서전기다랑 1870-1945

슨신 1870-1945

ニシダ, キタロウ

ニシダ, キタロウ 1870-1945

西田, 幾多郎

西田 幾多郎 1870-1945


西田幾多郎 1870-1945

西田幾多郎 日本の哲学者

西田幾太郎 1870-1945

English (193)

Japanese (112)

German (61)

French (23)

Chinese (13)

Russian (1)

Korean (1)