Browsing by Author "Olson, Carl"
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The conflicting themes of nonviolence and violence in ancient Indian asceticism as evident in the practice of fasting Olson, Carl (SpringerOpen, 2014-04-28)In many ancient Hindu, Jain, and Buddhist texts, the path of the ascetic lifestyle involves an injunction to practice nonviolence, a requirement that conflicts with the violence that the ascetic inflicts upon him/herself ...
Engaged Emancipation: Mind, Monks, and Make-Believe in the Moksopaya (Yogavasistha) Olson, Carl (Springer, 2017-08-01)
Playing in the Non-representational Mode of Thinking: A Comparison of Derrida, Dōgen, and Zhuangzi Olson, Carl (Taylor & Francis, 2020-01-03)The representational mode of thinking assumes a correspondence between appearance and reality that is supported by a metaphysical edifice. This way of thinking uses the metaphor of the mirror, which suggests a reflected ...