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  • Cognitive Psychology in Early Jesuit Scholasticism

    Jesuit scholastic philosophy exemplified by the figure of Francisco Suárez (1548-1617) is at present a topic intensively studied worldwide. However, especially in the English speaking academic world, the immediate historical milieu of Suárez's philosophy and… (Harde kaft)

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  • Karl Jaspers boeken
    Karl Jaspers - Die geistige Situation der Zeit

    Jaspers sieht die moderne Gesellschaft in einem Widerstreit. Sie errichtet sich als Massenordnung zur technischen Daseinsfürsorge einer Vielzahl von Menschen und zerstört damit gleichzeitig jene Welt von Schicksal und Autorität, Vertrautheit, Nähe und… (Harde kaft)

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  • Ludwig Wittgenstein boeken
    Ludwig Wittgenstein - Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus

    Perhaps the most important work of philosophy written in the 20th century, "Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus" captures the imagination of a generation of philosophers. The work is prefaced by Bertrand Russell's original Introduction to the first English edition (Zachte kaft)

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  • Andrés Páez boeken
    Andrés Páez - Explanations in K

    Explanations in K presents a novel analysis of the concept of explanation based on the belief-doubt model of inquiry first proposed by Peirce. Using the tools provided by decision theory and the model of belief revision developed by Isaac Levi, the book offers… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Edmund Husserl boeken
    Edmund Husserl - Wahrnehmung und Aufmerksamkeit

    Der vorliegende Husserliana-Band enthält Texte zu "Wahrnehmung und Aufmerksamkeit" aus den Jahren von etwa 1893 bis 1912. Als erster Text kommen Teile aus Husserls Vorlesung des Wintersemesters 1904/05 "Hauptstücke aus der Phänomenologie und Theorie der… (Harde kaft)

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  • Kant's Theory of Law

    This volume presents an extended version of the contributions presented at the workshop "Kant's Concept of Law" held at the 26th World Congress of the International Association for Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy (IVR) in 2013. It handles issues of… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Existence, Fiction, Assumption

    This volume of Meinong Studies contains papers on the connections between intentionality and nonexistent objects, presenting historical analyses on the background of Meinong's philosophical position up to the Meinong-Russell-Debate. It also contains systematic… (Harde kaft)

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  • Metaphysics and Scientific Realism

    David M. Armstrong (1926-2014) has been one of the most influential contemporary metaphysicians working in the analytic tradition and surely the greatest 20th century Australian philosopher. This volume aims to value Armstrong's oeuvre bringing new… (Harde kaft)

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  • Abraham Akkerman boeken
    Abraham Akkerman - Phenomenology of the Winter-City

    This book explores how the weather and city-form impact the mind, and how city-form and mind interact. It builds on Merleau-Ponty's contention that mind, the human body and the environment are intertwined in a singular composite, and on Walter Benjamin's… (Harde kaft)

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  • Andrzej Walicki boeken
    Andrzej Walicki - Encounters with Isaiah Berlin

    The volume contains Isaiah Berlin’s letters to his Polish friend, Andrzej Walicki, and Walicki’s detailed account of Berlin’s role in his life. Berlin actively promoted Walicki’s books on Russian intellectual history not only because of his own… (Harde kaft)

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  • Cezary Wodzinski boeken
    Cezary Wodzinski - Heidegger and the Problem of Evil

    This book provides an encompassing and thorough study of Martin Heidegger's thought. It is not only a presentation but also a profound critique of the thinker's beliefs. In the context of Heidegger's cooperation with Nazism, the author reflects on the reasons… (Harde kaft)

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  • Jeffrey Yoshimi boeken
    Jeffrey Yoshimi - Husserlian Phenomenology

    This book unifies a large part of the vast body of Husserlian phenomenology using a relatively simple set of dynamical laws. The underlying idea of the book is that a certain core theory of "world-constitution" in Husserl can be formalized and presented in… (Zachte kaft)

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  • New Research on the Philosophy of Nicolai Hartmann

    The imposing scope and penetrating insights of German philosopher Nicolai Hartmann's work have received renewed interest in recent years. The papers collected in this volume explore his ethics, ontology, aesthetics, and philosophy of nature, bringing his… (Harde kaft)

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  • G. W. F. Hegel - Grundlinien der Philosophie des Rechts

    Hegels "Grundlinien der Philosophie des Rechts" von 1820 sind seit ihrem Erscheinen Gegenstand heftiger Kontroversen. Gehört das Werk der Restauration oder dem Frühkonstitutionalismus an? Muss man Hegels liberale Tendenzen zwischen den Zeilen eines für die… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Franco Trabattoni boeken
    Franco Trabattoni - Ancient and Medieval Philosophy - Series 1 Essays on Plato’s Epistemology

    An Innovating approach to Plato's philosophy. Through a careful survey of several significant Platonic texts, mainly focussing on the nature of knowledge, Essays on Plato's Epistemology offers the reader a fresh and promising approach to Plato's philosophy as… (Harde kaft)

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  • Adam Westra boeken
    Adam Westra - The Typic in Kant's "Critique of Practical Reason"

    In the Typic chapter of the Critique of Practical Reason, Kant aims to enable moral judgment by means of the law of nature, which serves as the ?type', or formal analogue, of the moral law. The present monograph is the first comprehensive study of this key… (Harde kaft)

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  • Fabian Dorsch boeken
    Fabian Dorsch - The Unity of Imagining

    In this highly ambitious, wide ranging, immensely impressive and ground-breaking work Fabian Dorsch surveys just about every account of the imagination that has ever been proposed. He identifies five central types of imagining that any unifying theory must… (Harde kaft)

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  • Epistemology: Contexts, Values, Disagreement

    This volume collects papers that were presented at the 34th International Ludwig Wittgenstein Symposium 2011 in Kirchberg am Wechsel, Austria. They focus on five key debates in contemporary epistemology: Does the term "to know" vary its meaning according to… (Harde kaft)

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  • David J. Hyder boeken
    David J. Hyder - Kant and Helmholtz on the Physical Meaning of Geometry

    This study examines the place of Hermann von Helmholtz's seminal papers on geometry in his philosophy of science. The arguments of these papers are traced back to his prior work on the theory of magnitudes, as well as to Helmholtz's early, Kantian position.… (Harde kaft)

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  • Ingvar Johansson boeken
    Ingvar Johansson - Medicine & Philosophy

    This textbook introduces the reader to basic problems in the philosophy of science and ethics, mainly by means of examples from medicine. It is based on the conviction that philosophy, medical science, medical informatics, and medical ethics are overlapping… (Zachte kaft)

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  • A. H. Louie boeken
    A. H. Louie - More Than Life Itself

    A. H. Louie's More Than Life Itself is an exploratory journey in relational biology, a study of life in terms of the organization of entailment relations in living systems. This book represents a synergy of the mathematical theories of categories, lattices,… (Harde kaft)

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  • The Phenomenological Approach to Social Reality

    This volume features fourteen essays that examine the works of key figures within the phenomenological movement in a clear and accessible way. It presents the fertile, groundbreaking, and unique aspects of phenomenological theorizing against the background of… (Harde kaft)

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  • Wittgenstein's Remarks on Frazer

    The present volume centers on Wittgenstein's remarks on Frazer's famous book on magic and religion, The Golden Bough. Uniting prominent scholars of philosophy and the study of religion, this volume offers thorough philological analyses of Wittgenstein's… (Harde kaft)

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  • Andrzej Walicki boeken
    Andrzej Walicki - The Flow of Ideas

    This history of Russian thought was first published in Polish in 1973 and subsequently appeared 2005 in a revised and expanded publication. The current volume begins with Enlightenment thought and Westernization in Russia in the 17th century and… (Harde kaft)

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  • Stanislaw Czerniak boeken
    Stanislaw Czerniak - Philosophy as Critique of the Mind

    The authors trace the essential aspects of the evolution of critical theory from its classics Max Horkheimer and Theodor W. Adorno to its leading second- and third generation propagators Jürgen Habermas and Axel Honneth. They defend the thesis about the… (Harde kaft)

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