Journals Higher Education



Published: 26 February 2021

204 Pages

5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197526187

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What Can't be Said

Paradox and Contradiction in East Asian Thought

Yasuo Deguchi, Jay L. Garfield, Graham Priest, and Robert H. Sharf

  • Discusses engagement with paradox as a theme and conceptual arc in Daoist, Chinese Buddhist, and Japanese Buddhist philosophy.
  • Explores paradox as a rational, rather than mystical, approach in East Asian philosophy.
  • Defends dialetheism as a tool for exegesis in East Asian philosophical studies.