by Rahel Jaeggi

ISBN: 9780231151986

Binding: Hardback


Aesthetics and the Sciences of Mind

by Greg Currie, Matthew Kieran, Aaron Meskin & others

Through much of the twentieth century, philosophical thinking about works of art, design, and other aesthetic products has emphasized intuitive and reflective methods, often tied to the idea that philosophy's business is primarily to analyze ...

ISBN: 9780199669639

Binding: Hardback


Democracy in What State?

by Alain Badiou, Daniel Bensaid, Giorgio Agamben & others

ISBN: 9780231152990

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Hilary Putnam

by Baghramian

ISBN: 9780745621067

Binding: Hardback



by Richard T. Arthur

Few philosophers have left a legacy like that of Gottfried Leibniz. He has been credited not only with inventing the differential calculus, but with anticipating the basic ideas of modern logic, information science, and fractal geometry.

ISBN: 9780745653754

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The Virtues of Happiness

by Paul Bloomfield

As children we learn life is unfair: bad things happen to good people and good things happen to bad people. So, it is natural to ask, "Why play fairly in an unfair world? If being immoral will get you what you want and you know you can't get ...

ISBN: 9780199827367

Binding: Hardback



A Conversation with Aude Lancelin

by Badiou

Everything in their respective positions divides them: Alain Badiou is the thinker of a revitalized communism and Alain Finkielkraut the mournful observer of the loss of values. The two opponents, gathered here for their first-ever debate, have ...

ISBN: 9780745685700

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Experience and History

by David Carr

David Carr outlines a distinctively phenomenological approach to history. Rather than asking what history is or how we know history, a phenomenology of history inquires into history as a phenomenon and into the experience of the historical.

ISBN: 9780199377657

Binding: Hardback


Hilary Putnam

by Baghramian

ISBN: 9780745621074

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Robust Ethics

by Erik J. Wielenberg

Erik J. Wielenberg draws on recent work in analytic philosophy and empirical moral psychology to defend non-theistic robust normative realism and develop an empirically-grounded account of human moral knowledge. Non-theistic robust normative ...

ISBN: 9780198714323

Binding: Hardback


Berkeley's Puzzle

by John Campbell & Quassim Cassam

John Campbell and Quassim Cassam debate two rival solutions to Berkeley's Puzzle: how our sensory experience of the world enables us to conceive of it as independent of the mind. For Campbell, sensory experience can be the basis of our knowledge ...

ISBN: 9780198716259

Binding: Hardback


Debates in the Metaphysics of Time

by L. Nathan Oaklander

A core topic in metaphysics, time is also central to issues in the philosophy of science, the philosophy of mind and the philosophy of religion. Debates in the Metaphysics of Time explores these close philosophical connections and tackles the ...

ISBN: 9781780934907

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Ethics for Our Times Essays in Gandhian Perspective

by M V Nadkarni

Mahatma Gandhi holds an eminent position in the history of ethics and its application to contemporary concerns. This book brings together in one harmonious whole three systems of thoughts on ethics- the Indian, western and Gandhian.

ISBN: 9780199450534

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Modality and Explanatory Reasoning

by Boris Kment

Boris Kment takes a novel approach to the study of modality that places special emphasis on understanding the origin of modal notions in everyday thought. He argues that the concepts of necessity and possibility originate in a common type of ...

ISBN: 9780199604685

Binding: Hardback


Parmenides' Grand Deduction A Logical Reconstruction of the Way of Truth

by Michael V. Wedin

Michael V. Wedin presents a new interpretation of Parmenides' Way of Truth: the most important philosophical treatise before the work of Plato and Aristotle, it contains the first extended philosophical argument in the western tradition.

ISBN: 9780198715474

Binding: Hardback


Empathy and Morality

by Heidi L. Maibom

The relationship between empathy and morality has long been debated. Adam Smith and David Hume famously argued that our tendency to feel with our fellow human beings played a foundational role in morality. And while recent decades have seen a ...

ISBN: 9780199969470

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Lecture on Ethics

by John Wiley & Sons Inc (US)

The most complete edition yet published of Wittgenstein’s 1929 lecture includes a never-before published first draft and makes fresh claims for its significance in Wittgenstein’s oeuvre. The first available print publication of all ...

ISBN: 9781118842676

Binding: Hardback


Avatar and Philosophy

Learning to See

by George A. Dunn & William Irwin

James Cameron’s critically acclaimed movie Avatar was nominated for nine Academy Awards and received countless accolades for its breath-taking visuals and use of 3D technology. But beyond its cinematic splendour, can Avatar also offer us ...

ISBN: 9780470940310

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Sonic Possible Worlds Hearing the Continuum of Sound

by Salome Voegelin

Inspired by its use in literary theory, film criticism and the discourse of games design, Salome Voegelin's dazzling new book adapts and develops possible world theory in relation to sound. David Lewis' Possible World is juxtaposed with ...

ISBN: 9781623565091

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On Reflection

by Hilary Kornblith

Hilary Kornblith presents a new account of mental reflection, and its importance for knowledge, reasoning, freedom, and normativity. He argues that reflection cannot solve the philosophical problems it has traditionally been thought to, and ...

ISBN: 9780198708681

Binding: Paperback