Might philosophy be as old as humankind as we know it? We investigate the implications of findings concerning the origins of humankind in Africa.
Chike Jeffers and Peter Adamson kick off the new series by explaining the scope and meaning of "Africana philosophy".
The host of the History of India podcast joins us for the final episode on India. Coming next: Africana philosophy!
A whirlwind tour of developments in Indian philosophy after Dignāga and a few words about the contemporary relevance of the tradition.
The impact of ancient Indian thought upon the Muslim scholar al-Bīrūnī and upon European thinkers like Hume, Hegel, and Schopenhauer.
Did Indian ideas play a role in shaping ancient Greek philosophy?
An interview with Amber Carpenter about the status of nonhuman animals in ancient Indian philosophy and literature.
Buddhaghosa, a major figure in the history of Buddhism in Sri Lanka, argues against the need for a self to control and coordinate mental activities.
Dignāga argues that all perception is accompanied by self-awareness.