Nishida Kitarō's Chiasmatic Chorology: Place of Dialectic, Dialectic of Place (World Philosophies)

Nishida Kitarō's Chiasmatic Chorology: Place of Dialectic, Dialectic of Place (World Philosophies)

John W. M. Krummel


Nishida Kitar (1870–1945) is taken into account Japan's first and maximum sleek thinker. As founding father of the Kyoto tuition, he started a rigorous philosophical engagement and discussion with Western philosophical traditions, in particular the paintings of G. W. F. Hegel. John W. M. Krummel explores the Buddhist roots of Nishida’s idea and locations him in reference to Hegel and different philosophers of the Continental culture. Krummel develops notions of self-awareness, will, being, position, the surroundings, faith, and politics in Nishida’s proposal and exhibits how his ethics of humility might top serve us in our complicated global.

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