Nature in Indian Philosophy and Cultural Traditions

Baindur, Meera (2015) Nature in Indian Philosophy and Cultural Traditions. In: Nature in Indian Philosophy and Cultural Traditions. Springer, India, pp. 1-209. ISBN 978-81-322-2357-3

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This chapter explains the background to the conceptualisations of nature.It starts with a general historical overview of world views of different ancient civilisations about nature. The introduction then lists the philosophical issues and themes that are prominently in discussion around the concept of nature and the relationship of human beings to the non-human world. These themes and issues will form the context for further discussions in the succeeding chapters.

Item Type: Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords: Nature � World views � Conceptualisation of nature � Physis � Tzu-jan � Woman and nature
Subjects: Humanities > MCPH Manipal
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Date Deposited: 05 Jul 2016 15:33
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