A World without Why

by Raymond Geuss

Wishful thinking is a deeply ingrained human trait that has had a long-term distorting effect on ethical thinking. Many influential ethical views depend on the optimistic assumption that, despite appearances to the contrary, the human and natural ...

ISBN: 9780691155883

Binding: Hardback

$67.00

Berkeley

by Daniel Flage

Irish philosopher George Bishop Berkeley was one of the greatest philosophers of the early modern period. Along with David Hume and John Locke he is considered one of the fathers of British Empiricism. Berkeley is a clear, concise, and ...

ISBN: 9780745656342

Binding: Paperback / softback

$35.95

News: A User's Manual The

by de Botton Alain

The news is everywhere and we check it constantly - but what is it doing to our minds? The news occupies the same dominant position in modern society as religion once did, but we rarely consider its impact on us. In this dazzling new book, Alain ...

ISBN: 9780241146477

Binding: Hardback

$29.99

Politics and Statesmanship

Essays on the American Whig Party

by Thomas Brown

Compiled by the foremost scholar of the holocaust in Hungary, this volume contains close to 1500 fully annotated bibliographical entries relating to the history of Hungarian Jewry in general and the Holocaust period in particular. Grouped under ...

ISBN: 9780231056021

Binding: Hardback

$135.00

Radicalizing Enactivism

Basic Minds without Content

by Daniel D. Hutto & Erik Myin

Most of what humans do and experience is best understood in terms of dynamically unfolding interactions with the environment. Many philosophers and cognitive scientists now acknowledge the critical importance of situated, environment-involving ...

ISBN: 9780262018548

Binding: Hardback

$51.95

Shared Agency

by Michael E. Bratman

Human beings act together in characteristic ways, and these forms of shared activity matter to us a great deal. Think of friendship and love, singing duets, dancing together, and the joys of conversation. And think about the usefulness of ...

ISBN: 9780199897933

Binding: Hardback

$119.95

Free Will, Agency, and Selfhood in Indian Philosophy

by Matthew R. Dasti & Edwin F. Bryant

Led by Buddhists and the yoga traditions of Hinduism and Jainism, Indian thinkers have long engaged in a rigorous analysis and reconceptualization of our common notion of self. Less understood is the way in which such theories of self intersect ...

ISBN: 9780199922734

Binding: Hardback

$119.95

Hegel

by J. M. Fritzman

GWF Hegel has long been considered one of the most influential and controversial thinkers of the nineteenth century, and his work continues to provoke debate in contemporary philosophy. This new book provides readers with an accessible ...

ISBN: 9780745647258

Binding: Paperback

$33.95

Less is More

by Domonique Bertolucci

Less is More is a collection of inspirational messages and advice that encourages the reader to enjoy life more by living a little more simply. Trying to do it all, be it all and have it all is exhausting -- and all too often, people find ...

ISBN: 9781742707518

Binding: Hardback

$19.95

Mindvaults

Sociocultural Grounds for Pretending and Imagining

by Radu J. Bogdan

The human mind has the capacity to vault over the realm of current perception, motivation, emotion, and action, to leap -- consciously and deliberately -- to past or future, possible or impossible, abstract or concrete scenarios and situations.

ISBN: 9780262019118

Binding: Hardback

$51.95

The New Way of the World On Neoliberal Society

by Pierre;Laval, Christian Dardot

Exploring the genesis of neoliberalism, and the political and economic circumstances of its deployment, Pierre Dardot and Christian Laval dispel numerous common misconceptions. Neoliberalism is neither a return to classical liberalism nor the ...

ISBN: 9781781681763

Binding: Hardback

$39.99

Why We Need Ordinary Language Philosophy

by Sandra Laugier

Sandra Laugier has long been a key liaison between American and European philosophical thought, responsible for bringing American philosophers such as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, and Stanley Cavell to French readers - but until now ...

ISBN: 9780226470542

Binding: Hardback

$49.95

Contesting Nietzsche

by Christa Davis Acampora

In this groundbreaking work, Christa Davis Acampora offers a profound rethinking of Friedrich Nietzsche's crucial notion of the agon. Analyzing an impressive array of primary and secondary sources and synthesizing decades of Nietzsche ...

ISBN: 9780226923901

Binding: Hardback

$51.95

Free Will, Agency, and Selfhood in Indian Philosophy

by Matthew R. Dasti & Edwin F. Bryant

Led by Buddhists and the yoga traditions of Hinduism and Jainism, Indian thinkers have long engaged in a rigorous analysis and reconceptualization of our common notion of self. Less understood is the way in which such theories of self intersect ...

ISBN: 9780199922758

Binding: Paperback / softback

$41.95

Freedom and the End of Reason: On the Moral Foundation of Kant's Critical Philosophy

by Richard L Velkley

ISBN: 9780226155173

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$41.95

The First Sense

A Philosophical Study of Human Touch

by Matthew Fulkerson

It is through touch that we are able to interact directly with the world; it is our primary conduit of both pleasure and pain. Touch may be our most immediate and powerful sense -- "the first sense" because of the central role it plays in experience.

ISBN: 9780262019965

Binding: Hardback

$44.95

Conditionals

by Nicholas Rescher

This book by distinguished philosopher Nicholas Rescher seeks to clarify the idea of what a conditional says by elucidating the information that is normally transmitted by its utterance. The result is a unified treatment of conditionals based on ...

ISBN: 9780262182591

Binding: Hardback

$55.95

Heidegger

by Lee Braver

Martin Heidegger is among the most important philosophers of the Twentieth Century. Within the continental tradition, almost every great figure has been deeply influenced by his work. For this reason, a full understanding of the course of modern ...

ISBN: 9780745664910

Binding: Hardback

$115.95

Reflections on the Just

by Paul Ricoeur

At the time of his death in 2005, French philosopher Paul Ricoeur was regarded as one of the great thinkers of his generation. In more than half a century of writing about the essential questions of human life, Ricoeur's thought encompassed a ...

ISBN: 9780226713458

Binding: Hardback

$49.95

The Oxford Handbook of World Philosophy

by Jay L. Garfield & William Edelglass

The Oxford Handbook of World Philosophy provides the advanced student or scholar a set of introductions to each of the world's major non-European philosophical traditions. It offers the non-specialist a way in to unfamiliar philosophical texts ...

ISBN: 9780199351954

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$66.95