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By Richard H. Jones

In this selection of revised released articles, Richard Jones examines numerous issues regarding the philosophy of mysticism: 

  • experience and conceptualization in mystical knowledge, 
  • knowledge and unknowing within the Isa Upanishad, 
  • rationality and mysticism, 
  • the nature of the Buddhist Nagarjuna's arguments, 
  • mystical makes use of of language,
  • a critique of Joseph Needham's writings on Taoism, 
  • the non secular irrelevance of the Ontological Argument, 
  • a critique of Carl Jung's writings on Asian non secular traditions, 
  • mysticism and morality,
  • Theravada Buddhism and morality. 

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