Courses: Buddhist Philosophy (PHILH242A01)

Fall 2010

An introduction to classical Indian Buddhist thought in a global and comparative context. The course begins with a meditative reading of the classical text-The Dhamapada-and proceeds to an in depth critical exploration of the teachings of Nagarjuna, the great dialectician who founded the Madhyamika School.

Prerequisites: One 100-level course in Phil or consent.

Fulfills: HU III Limit:40

Department

Philosophy (Web site)

Taught By

Ashok Gangadean (Profile)

Location

Haverford, Gest 101

Meeting Times

TTh 11:30-1:00