Nishitani Keiji zuibun (Japanese Edition). $ Tankobon Hardcover. Shōbō genzō kōwa: Jo, Bendōwa (Japanese Edition). $ Tankobon Hardcover. Nishitani Keiji”’s Theory of Imagination: The Theory of Imagination in ” œEmptiness and Immediacy”.Ono Makoto – – In Victor SÅ gen Hori & Melissa. This chapter offers an existential approach to those aspects of Nishitani’s philosophy that are motivated by a profound sense of the utter meaninglessness of.

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The Field of Nihility 4. The essay explores the underlying theme of Life in Friedrich Nietzsche’s attempts to overcome suffering; a theme that radically departs from traditional Western philosophical approaches.

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I didn’t finish it. Retrieved from ” https: Even groundbreaking contemporary engagements between critical theory and Buddhism such as Nothing: In the process, one traditional Western idea after another comes under scrutiny: He began to view the human being — reduced through science, manufactured through technology, alienated nishtiani our social relations and rendered insignificant by the scale of the planet, the human being — as everywhere in general, and nowhere in particular.


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Black Illumination: the abyss of Keiji Nishitani

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The Buddhist tradition that calls into question whether anything is self-sustaining, especially the notion of individual selfhood, allows Nishitani to give us an outside perspective on just how dramatic and totalizing are the claims that the Western subject makes for itself.


History of Western Philosophy. Nihility, or relative nothingness, can only be overcome by being radicalized to Emptiness, or absolute nothingness.

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Rather than ignore this abyss, Nishitani sought to go deeper into it. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.

Taking absolute nothingness as the fundamental notion in rational explanations of the Eastern experience of human life, Professor Nishitani examines the relevance of this notion for contemporary life, and in particular for Western philosophical theories and religious believes. The Personal and the Impersonal in Religion 3. Just a moment while we sign you in keij your Goodreads account.

However, it falls short of being an altruistic and sacrificial ethic for the other.

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But this is not nihilism as typically understood, this nothingness is no void that must be filled: We encourage you to help bishitani you are qualified. For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQsand if you can”t find the answer there, please contact us. Sign in with your library card. What is more, we come to the awareness that, even within this infinite causal kinship, we can never take leave of the basic ieiji of the self itself.