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British Philosophy In The Seventeenth Century

Author: Sarah Hutton  |  Isbn: 9780199586110  |  File size: 1.6 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Sarah Hutton presents a rich historical study of one of the most fertile periods in modern philosophy. It was in the seventeenth century that Britain's first...

Axel Honneth

Author: Christopher Zurn  |  Isbn: 9780745649047  |  File size: 1.4 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 424  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy With his insightful and wide-ranging theory of recognition, Axel Honneth has decisively reshaped the Frankfurt School tradition of critical social theory....

From The Socratics To The Socratic Schools: Classical Ethics, Metaphysics & Epistemology

Author: Ugo Zilioli  |  Isbn: 1844658430  |  File size: 1.3 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 236  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy In the two golden centuries that followed the death of Socrates, ancient philosophy underwent a tremendous transformation that culminated in the philosophical...

In His Voice: Maurice Blanchot's Affair with the Neuter

Author: David Appelbaum  |  Isbn: 9781438459790  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 180  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy In His Voice considers the idea of the neuter in Maurice Blanchot s work, and seeks to work out through an exercise of literary impersonation, or ventriloquism, how...

The Kyoto School's Takeover of Hegel

Author: Peter Suares  |  Isbn: 9780739146880  |  File size: 5MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 238  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The Kyoto School's Takeover of Hegel: Nishida, Nishitani, and Tanabe Remake the Philosophy of Spirit is Peter Suares' in-depth analysis of the Kyoto School's...

Manifest Reality: Kant's Idealism & his Realism

Author: Lucy Allais  |  Isbn: 9780198747130  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 320  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy At the heart of Immanuel Kant's critical philosophy is an epistemological and metaphysical position he calls transcendental idealism; the aim of this book is to...

Belief, Evidence, & Uncertainty: Problems of Epistemic Inference

Author: Gordon Brittan Jr., Mark L Taper, and Prasanta S. Bandyopadhyay  |  Isbn: 9783319277707  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 178  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy This work breaks new ground by carefully distinguishing the concepts of belief, confirmation, and evidence and then...

Trapped Between the Map & Reality

Author: Maria Theresa O'Shea  |  Isbn: 9780415947664  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 255  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Kurdistan exists as a cultural and political concept on many levels of discourse. Despite Kurdistan's divisions, lack of definition and the absence of a...

The Digital Dionysus: Nietzsche & the Network-Centric Condition

Author: Dan Mellamphy and Nandita Biswas Mellamphy  |  Isbn: 9780692270790  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 286  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Can Nietzsche be considered a thinker of media and mediation, as the German media theorist Friedrich Kittler declared in his influential...

The Challenges of Contemporaneity

Author: Roida Rzayeva Oktay  |  Isbn: 9783319338842  |  File size: 1.52MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 88  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy This book presents an overview of postmodernism and its social indicators, and of the postmodern condition in consciousness as an indicator of its...

Critical Theory & Film: Rethinking Ideology Through Film Noir

Author: Fabio Vighi  |  Isbn: 9781623567095  |  File size: 1.1 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 184  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Critical Theory and Film brings together critical theory and film to enhance the critical potential of both.The book focuses on the Frankfurt School, most notably...

The Brain in a Vat (Classic Philosophical Arguments)

Author: Sanford C. Goldberg  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 280  |  Language: Englisch  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The scenario of the brain in a vat, first aired thirty-five years ago in Hilary Putnam's classic paper, has been deeply influential in philosophy of mind and language,...

The Cambridge History Of Jewish Philosophy: The Modern Era (volume 2)

Author: Martin Kavka and Zachary Braiterman  |  Isbn: 9780521852432  |  File size: 11.6 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 891  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The second volume of The Cambridge History of Jewish Philosophy provides a comprehensive overview of Jewish philosophy from the seventeenth...

Naturalism in the Philosophy of Health: Issues & Implications

Author: Élodie Giroux  |  Isbn: 9783319290898  |  File size: 2.78MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 229  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy In a series of papers published in the 1970s, Christopher Boorse proposed a naturalist theory of health, mainly based on a value-free concept of ‘biological...

Key Terms in Philosophy of Art

Author: Tiger C. Roholt  |  Isbn: 0826435270  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 168  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Key Terms in Philosophy of Art offers a clear, concise and accessible introduction to a vital sub-field of philosophy. The book offers a comprehensive overview of the...

Kommentar zu Nietzsches "Ueber Wahrheit und Lüge im aussermoralischen Sinne"

Author: Sarah Scheibenberger  |  Isbn: 9783110458732  |  File size: 8MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 96  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Mit Ueber Wahrheit und Luge im aussermoralischen Sinne (1873) versucht Nietzsche, ein Jahr nach Publikation der Geburt der Tragodie, eine Auseinandersetzung mit...

Place & Dialectic: Two Essays

Author: John W. M. Krummel  |  Isbn: 9780199841172  |  File size: 3MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 288  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Place and Dialectic presents two essays by Nishida Kitaro, translated into English for the first time by John W.M. Krummel and Shigenori Nagatomo. Nishida is...

Summa Technologiae

Author: Stanislaw Lem  |  Isbn: 978-0816675777  |  File size: 1.5 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 448  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The Polish writer Stanislaw Lem is best known to English-speaking readers as the author of the 1961 science fiction novel Solaris, adapted into a meditative film...

Rational Spirituality & Divine Virtue in Plato

Author: Michael LaFargue  |  Isbn: 9781438460253  |  File size: 1.3+0.8MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 273  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Michael LaFargue presents an important and accessible aspect of Plato s legacy largely overlooked today: a variety of personal spirituality based on reason...

Plant-Thinking: A Philosophy of Vegetal Life

Author: Michael Marder  |  Isbn: 978-0231161251  |  File size: 3MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 223  |  Language: Englisch  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The margins of philosophy are populated by non-human, non-animal living beings, including plants. While contemporary philosophers tend to refrain from raising...