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Monograph ... of the Society for Asian and Comparative Philosophy ; no. 24.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Schopenhauer in context: the "oriental renaissance" Schopenhauer's Indian sources: Hinduism Schopenhauer's Indian sources: Buddhism "Representation": Schopenhauer and the reality-status of the world The reality-status of the empirical world: the Mādhyamika teaching Advaita Vedānta: the world as illusory appearance Conclusions: Schopenhauer's doctrine of representation and its Indian affinities Schopenhauer's conception of the world as will Schopenhauer: the will in its general forms (ideas) Metaphysical factors behind the empirical world: Advaita Vedānta The arising of the empirical world in Buddhism: the Yogācāra teaching Conclusions: Schopenhauer's will and comparable Indian ideas The ontological status of will Beyond the will: "better consciousness" and the "pure subject of knowing" The hidden compass: Schopenhauer and the limits of philosophy Schopenhauer and Indian thought.