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



by Daniel Flage

ISBN: 9780745656342

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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


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


Shared Agency

by Michael E. Bratman

ISBN: 9780199897933

Binding: Hardback


The News: A User's Manual

by Alain de Botton

Alain de Botton explores our relationship with 'the news' in this book full of his trademark wit and wisdom. Following on from his bestselling Religion for Atheists, Alain de Botton turns now to look at the manic and peculiar positions that 'the ...

ISBN: 9780241146477

Binding: Hardback


The Soul of the World

by Roger Scruton

ISBN: 9780691161570

Binding: Hardback


Free Will, Agency, and Selfhood in Indian Philosophy


ISBN: 9780199922734

Binding: Hardback



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

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Lacan, Deleuze, Badiou

by A. J. Bartlett, Justin Clemens & Jon Roffe

This is a critical intervention into the key conceptual dissensions between contemporary Continental philosophy's three most influential thinkers. The writings of Lacan, Deleuze and Badiou stand at the heart of contemporary thought.

ISBN: 9780748682058

Binding: Hardback



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


Prismatic Ecology

Ecotheory Beyond Green

by Jeffrey Jerome Cohen

ISBN: 9780816679973

Binding: Hardback


The New Way of the World

On Neoliberal Society

by Pierre Dardot & Christian Laval

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


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

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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

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Free Will, Agency, and Selfhood in Indian Philosophy

by Matthew R. Dasti & Edwin F. Bryant

ISBN: 9780199922758

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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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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


Brain Theory

Essays in Critical Neurophilosophy


ISBN: 9780230369573

Binding: Hardback



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