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Commentary

Jan Westerhoff

in The Dispeller of Disputes

Published in print March 2010 | ISBN: 9780199732692
Published online May 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199777365 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199732692.003.0003
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This chapter presents a commentary on the Vigrahavyāvartanī, which has been divided into 10 sections. These sections are: The Status of the Theory of Emptiness [1-4, 21-29]; Epistemology [5-6, 30-51]; Intrinsically Good Things [7-8, 52-56]; Names without Objects [9, 57-59]; Extrinsic Substances [10, 60]; Negation and Existence [11-12, 61-64]; The Mirage Analogy [13-16, 65-67]; Emptiness and Reasons [17-19, 68]; Negation and Temporal Relations [20, 69]; and Conclusion [70].

Keywords: Vigrahavyāvartanī; translation; philosophical texts

Chapter.  43204 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Buddhism

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