Jay Garfield: Buddhist Philosophy In-Depth (#172)
This episode of the Wisdom Podcast, recorded live as a Wisdom Dharma Chat features special guest Jay Garfield. Jay Garfield is Doris Silbert Professor in the Humanities, Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Logic Program and of the Five College Tibetan Studies in India Program at Smith College, Professor in the graduate faculty of Philosophy at the University of Massachusetts, Professor of Philosophy at Melbourne University and Adjunct Professor of Philosophy at the Central Institute of Higher Tibetan Studies. He teaches and pursues research in the philosophy of mind, foundations of cognitive science, logic, philosophy of language, Buddhist philosophy, cross-cultural hermeneutics, theoretical and applied ethics, and epistemology.
During this episode, host Daniel Aitken and Jay discuss:
- Jay’s recent book, Losing Ourselves, and the concept of self;
- cognitive illusions and thought experiments;
- Jay’s online courses with Wisdom Academy;
- and much more.
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