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Politics and transcendent wisdom

the Scripture for humane kings in the creation of Chinese Buddhism

by Charles D. Orzech

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Published by Pennsylvania State University Press in University Park, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jen wang po je ching -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-342) and index.

    StatementCharles D. Orzech.
    SeriesHermeneutics, studies in the history of religions, Hermeneutics, studies in the history of religions (University Park, Pa.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ1937 .O79 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 351 p. :
    Number of Pages351
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1011794M
    ISBN 100271017155
    LC Control Number96052407
    OCLC/WorldCa36121243

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    Metaphysics, or the parts still in existence, spans fourteen books. The early books give background information and survey the field before Aristotle's time. He also describes the nature of wisdom: it begins with sense perceptions, which must be translated into scientific expertise. About Transcendent Wisdom. This extraordinarily clear exposition on the wisdom section of the Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life is based on an oral teaching given in Switzerland by HH the Dalai Lama before an audience of thousands of Tibetans and Westerners in Shantideva’s Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life is one of the most important texts in the Mahayana tradition of.

    In order to take advantage of a cookery book, in short, it is essen­tial to know first how to cook. In politics, it is, Oakeshott says, ex­actly the same. That is, in his view, the secret of political wisdom. Based on Tradition. Let me return to his inaugural : Montgomery Belgion. While some may find it inappropriate, incommensurate, even disturbing to attempt to measure a concept like wisdom because of its ineffable and transcendent quality (Case and Gosling ), there is considerable evidence to show that people believe that they ‘know’ wisdom when they see it (Pasupathi and Staudinger ).Cited by: 7.


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