book announcement: Logic in Early Classical India

Brendan Gillon brendan.gillon at MCGILL.CA
Thu Feb 11 14:25:03 UTC 2010

Dear collegues,

The following is for your information.

Logic in Earliest Classical India, edited by Brendan S. Gillon. Papers
of the 12th World Sanskrit Conference, v. 10.2. Delhi: Motilal
Banarsidass Publishers.


The Development of Logic in Early Classical India
by Brendan S. Gillon

Reasoning as a Science, its Role in Early Dharma
Literature, and the Emergence of the Term nyaya
by Karin Preisendanz

On the Proof Passage of the Carakasamhita:
Editions, Manuscripts and Commentaries
by Ernst Prets

The Logical Reason Called virodhin in Vaisesika and Its
Significance for Connection-based Theories of Reasoning
by Birgit Kellner

The Discussion of pramanas in the Spitzer Manuscript
by Eli Franco

The Logic of the Saüdhinirmocanastra: Establishing
Right Reasoning Based on Similarity (sarupya) and
Dissimilarity (vairupya)
by Chizuko Yoshimizu

Obversion and Contraposition in the Nyayabhasya
by Brendan S. Gillon

Anumana in Bhartrhari's Vakyapadiya
by Akihiko Akamatsu


Brendan S. Gillon                       email: brendan.gillon at
Department of Linguistics
McGill University                       tel.:  001 514 398 4868 
1085, Avenue Docteur-Penfield
Montreal, Quebec                        fax.:  001 514 398 7088 


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