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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Dōgen, 1200-1253.,
  • Hisamatsu, Shinʼichi, 1889-,
  • Nishitani, Keiji, 1900-,
  • Self (Philosophy),
  • Philosophy, Japanese.,
  • Religion -- Philosophy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJoan Stambaugh.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB5243.S44 S73 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 174 p. ;
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL367167M
ISBN 100791441490, 0791441504
LC Control Number98027672

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Gathering and interpreting material that is not readily available elsewhere, this book discusses the thought of the Japanese Buddhist philosophers Dogen, Hisamatsu, and Nishitani. Stambaugh develops ideas about the self culminating in the concept of the Formless Self as formulated by Hisamatsu in his book The Fullness of Nothingness and the essay. A technique that I have found to be extremely beneficial in creating happiness is to see the formless self that resides inside of me. In Buddhism it is said that our true self is the formless self. To see ourselves as formless means we no longer have a concern about personal appearance and its stipulations. The Formless Self – Visualization Techniques Read More».   READ book The Formless Self FREE BOOOK ONLINE GET LINK ?book= Used this book a lot in my history of art dissertation, which was based around Bataille's theory of the formless but I applied it to Young British Art. You really cannot get any better than Bois and Krauss on this subject, even if at some points of this book you wonder whether even they fully understand what Bataille was talking about/5.