The Work of Sartre: Search for Freedom and the Challenge of History

by Istvan Meszaros

ISBN: 9781583672921

Binding: Paperback


Actual Consciousness

by Ted Honderich

What is it for you to be conscious? There is no agreement whatever in philosophy or science: it has remained a hard problem, a mystery. Is this partly or mainly owed to the existing theories not even having the same subject, not answering the ...

ISBN: 9780198714385

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



by Rahel Jaeggi

ISBN: 9780231151986

Binding: Hardback


Hap; New Anti-Kant

by Macmillan Science & Educ. UK

ISBN: 9780230291119

Binding: Hardback


Nancy Now

by Verena Conley & Irving Goh

Jean-Luc Nancy stands as one of the great French theorists of "deconstruction." His writings on philosophy, politics, aesthetics, and religion have significantly contributed to the development of contemporary French thought and helped shape and ...

ISBN: 9780745661674

Binding: Paperback / softback


Aristotle on Perceiving Objects

by Oxford University Press USA

How can we explain the structure of perceptual experience? What is it that we perceive? How is it that we perceive objects and not disjoint arrays of properties? By which sense or senses do we perceive objects? Are our five senses sufficient for ...

ISBN: 9780199326006

Binding: Hardback


Nature's God the Heretical Origins of the American Republic

by Stewart

ISBN: 9780393064544

Binding: Hardback


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


Thomas Hobbes: Leviathan

by Oxford University Press UK

Thomas Hobbes's Leviathan is one of the most important philosophical texts in the English language, and one of the most influential works of political philosophy ever written. This Introduction accompanies the first critical edition based on a ...

ISBN: 9780198709091

Binding: Paperback


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


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


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

Binding: Paperback


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


A Critical Introduction to Testimony

by Axel Gelfert

The epistemology of testimony is a rapidly developing area in contemporary analytic philosophy. In this first thorough survey of the recent debate on the subject, Axel Gelfert provides an in-depth introduction to what has become one of the ...

ISBN: 9781441193506

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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

Binding: Hardback


The Structural Crisis of Capital

by Istvan Meszaros

ISBN: 9781583672082

Binding: Paperback


The Ethical Life

by Oxford University Press USA

Brief yet thorough and affordably priced, The Ethical Life: Fundamental Readings in Ethics and Moral Problems, Third Edition, is ideal for courses in introductory ethics and contemporary moral problems. Featuring forty readings divided into four ...

ISBN: 9780199997275

Binding: Paperback


Classical Philosophy

by Peter Adamson

Classical Philosophy is the first of a series of books in which Peter Adamson aims ultimately to present a complete history of philosophy, more thoroughly but also more enjoyably than ever before. In short, lively chapters, based on the popular ...

ISBN: 9780199674534

Binding: Hardback


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