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  • Heidegger Studies / Heidegger Studien / Etudes Heideggeriennes.

    Heidegger Studies is an annual publication dedicated to promoting the understanding of Heidegger's thought through the interpretation of his writings. This annual review provides a forum for the thorough interpretation of the whole of Heidegger's work… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Michel Foucault boeken
    Michel Foucault - Madness and Civilization

    In this classic account of madness, Michel Foucault shows once and for all why he is one of the most distinguished European philosophers since the end of World War II. Madness and Civilization, Foucault's first book and his finest accomplishment, will change… (Zachte kaft)

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    Karl Marx - Capital

    A classic of early modernism, Capital combines vivid historical detail with economic analysis to produce a bitter denunciation of mid-Victorian capitalist society. It has proved to be the most influential work in twentieth-century social science; Marx did for… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Oliver Sensen boeken
    Oliver Sensen - Kant on Human Dignity

    Kant is often considered the source of the contemporary idea of human dignity, but his conception of human dignity and its relation to human value and the requirement to respect others have not been widely understood. Kant on Human Dignity offers the first… (Harde kaft)

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  • John P. Doyle boeken
    John P. Doyle - Ancient and Medieval Philosophy Series 1 On the borders of being and knowing

    Sylvester Mauro, S.J. (1619-1687) noted that human intellects can grasp what is,what is not, what can be, and what cannot be. The first principle, ¿it is not possible that the same thing simultaneously be and not be,' involves them all. The present volume… (Harde kaft)

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  • The Philosophy of Human Rights

    The notion of "human rights" is widely used in political and moral debates. The core idea, that all human beings have some inalienable basic rights, is appealing and has an important practical function: It allows moral criticism of various wrongs and calls for… (Harde kaft)

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  • Olav Eikeland boeken
    Olav Eikeland - The Ways of Aristotle

    Aristotle has been continuously at the frontier of philosophical reflection for almost 2400 years. Throughout the 20th century the influence of his practical philosophy has been growing. His 'non-modernist' concept of phrónêsis or practical wisdom is… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Picturing Life

    Wittgenstein's critique of philosophy often employed the notion of images. His various remarks on ethics and religion seem to suggest that we live in, and base our decisions on, images; it is simply part of our human form of life. Moreover, from his earliest… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Michael O'Sullivan boeken
    Michael O'Sullivan - Michel Henry: Incarnation, Barbarism and Belief

    This book is a timely introduction in English to one of the most wide-ranging and imaginative philosophical projects of the last fifty years. It offers close readings of the main themes of Michel Henry's philosophy, a philosophy that has produced some of the… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Fictions and Models

    Noch vor 40 Jahren war die philosophische Analyse der Fiktion ein rudimentärer Zweig der Sprachphilosophie. Heute handelt es sich um ein sehr aktives Forschungsprogramm, dessen theoretische Berechtigung und beständige Kraft sowohl durch die Schnelligkeit… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Death in the Middle Ages and Early Modern Times

    Death has never been a simple matter, neither for the victim/s nor for the survivors. All societies have deeply struggled with the issue of death and have found material and spiritual answers in response to death. The medieval and early modern world had to… (Harde kaft)

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  • Paul Cobben boeken
    Paul Cobben - The Nature of the Self

    The human self is a free self that gets shape in a society in which it is both equal to the others (as the legal person who recognizes the others as free and equal) and unique (as the moral person who is not exchangeable to the others). Therefore, the modern… (Harde kaft)

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  • Self, World, and Art

    Is self-consciousness a condition of possibility for knowledge? Does Kant's theory of self-consciousness commit us to transcendental idealism? How convincing is Kant's theory of self-consciousness? How should we understand transcendental idealism? What is… (Harde kaft)

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    Nicolai Hartmann - Possibility and Actuality

    Nicolai Hartmann’s Possibility and Actuality is a landmark work of modal analysis that describes the logical relations between possibility, actuality, and necessity. It deals with such questions as: How do we know that something is really possible? Is the… (Harde kaft)

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  • Iris Murdoch boeken
    Iris Murdoch - The Sovereignty of Good

    The most authoritative and accessible statement of Iris Murdoch's philosophy in one volume (Zachte kaft)

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  • Carl Gustav Jung boeken
    Carl Gustav Jung - The Undiscovered Self

    Written three years before his death, this presents Jung at his very best and reveals much about his sympathy towards religion and spirituality (Zachte kaft)

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  • Ludwig Wittgenstein boeken
    Ludwig Wittgenstein - Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus

    One of the greatest works of philosophy of the 20th century, this continues to inspire, enlighten, and provoke in equal measure (Zachte kaft)

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  • Bertrand Russell boeken
    Bertrand Russell - What I Believe

    In this classic essay, Russell offers a brilliant statement of some of the central beliefs and arguments underpinning his philosophy as a whole (Zachte kaft)

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  • Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche boeken
    Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Beyond Good and Evil

    In Beyond Good and Evil, Nietzsche attacks past philosophers for their alleged lack of critical sense and their blind acceptance of the Christian premises in their consideration of morality. The work attempts to moves "beyond good and evil" in the sense of… (Harde kaft)

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  • Leibniz und die Ökumene

    Leibniz und die Ökumene umschreibt ein Thema, das in der Forschung zwar nicht unbeachtet blieb, in seinem Gewicht für beides, das Verständnis des Leibniz'schen Wirkens und die Geschichte der Ökumene - also des jahrhundertelangen Strebens nach Einigung… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Thinking - Resisting - Reading the Political

    This volume contrasts a number of recently suggested concepts of the political - each of which connects to certain instances of art and literature in its discourse - with questions concerning the rigidity of those connections: How strongly do such claims to… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Anthony Charles Cotter boeken
    Anthony Charles Cotter - The ABC of Scholastic Philosophy

    It is not a summary of philosophical problems, which the beginner cannot digest and which may engender in him a spirit of skepticism. For a like reason Cotter does not give an outline of the history of philosophy with the same problems arranged by periods.… (Zachte 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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  • 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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