The Law of Karma: A Philosophical Study

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Springer, Jun 18, 1990 - Philosophy - 238 pages
An examination of the law of karma approached as a philosophical thesis important in its own right and as a unifying concept within certain religious-philosophical systems. The author includes ideas expressed in the 20th century as well as those found in classical Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism.
 

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Contents

Metaphysical Presuppositions of the Law of Karma
10
The Laws of Karma and Causation
24
Karma and Fatalism
44
Karma and the Problem of Evil
63
Karma Causation and Divine Intervention
79
Hinduism and the Enduring Self
101
Buddhism Rebirth and the Human Person
123
Transfer of Merit and the Law as Juridical
152
Karma and Liberation
169
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