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Philosophy of Language
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The role of language in Indian philosophy is great, and indeed, much of this philosophy remains unintelligible without an awareness of the role that language plays in it. It can reasonably b…

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Bronkhorst, Johannes, “Philosophy of Language”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Online, Editor-in-Chief Associate Editors Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 19 January 2021 <>
First published online: 2018

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