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  • Wittgenstein on Colour

    This volume is the first collection of articles dedicated to Wittgenstein’s thoughts on colour, focusing in particular on his so-called Remarks on Colour, a piece of writing that has received comparably little attention from Wittgenstein scholars. The… (Harde kaft)

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  • Adolf Reinach boeken
    Adolf Reinach - The Apriori Foundations of the Civil Law

    The phenomenologists were concerned to show that essential structures of being, knowable by rational insight, are found far more abundantly than is commonly thought. In his great monograph Reinach shows that in the civil law, where one usually thinks that… (Harde kaft)

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  • Dana Riesenfeld boeken
    Dana Riesenfeld - The Rei(g)n of 'Rule'

    The Rei(g)n of Rule is a study of rules and their role in language. Rules have dominated the philosophical arena as a fundamental philosophical concept. Little progress, however, has been made in reaching an accepted definition of rules. This fact is not… (Harde kaft)

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  • Logical, Ontological, and Historical Contributions on the Philosophy of Alexius Meinong

    This volume collects papers on central aspects of Meinong’s Gegenstandstheorie (Theory of Objects) and its transformation in contemporary logic, semantics and ontology covering the impact of his views on grasping and representation, the status of nonexistent… (Harde kaft)

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  • Life and Process

    The Cartesian metaphysical background of most contemporary bio-scientists limits their ability to understand the uniqueness of biological processes. The authors of this volume explore the viability of process ontology for increasing our understanding of core… (Harde kaft)

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  • Nietzsche as Political Philosopher

    This volume establishes Nietzsche's importance as a political philosopher. The introduction and eighteen chapters cover Nietzsche's own political thought, its relation to ethics and morality, his methodology, the historical context, and his influence on… (Harde kaft)

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  • Europe after Derrida

    Is Europe's crisis merely a financial one? By revisiting Derrida's diagnosis of the crisis of European identity, they simultaneously propose a new direction for Europe, and an alternative response to today's crisis (Harde kaft)

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  • Kant's Theory of Biology

    Over the last 20 years, Kant's theory of biology has emerged as an important field of study within Kant scholarship. The volume Kant's Theory of Biology contains 15 new essays by leading international Kant scholars and philosophers of biology. Topics discussed… (Harde kaft)

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  • Courtney D. Fugate boeken
    Courtney D. Fugate - The Teleology of Reason

    This work argues that teleological motives lie at the heart of Kant's critical philosophy and that a precise analysis of teleological structures can both illuminate the basic strategy of its fundamental arguments and provide a key to understanding its unity.… (Harde kaft)

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  • Menschenbilder und Wissenschaftskulturen

    Die Fortschritte der biomedizinischen Wissenschaften stellen vielfach das tradierte Menschenbild in Frage, indem sie zentrale Aspekte wie Personalität, Subjektivität und Freiheit zunehmend auf genetische, neuronale, hormonelle oder vergleichbare biologische… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Martine Prange boeken
    Martine Prange - Nietzsche, Wagner, Europe

    ost of Nietzsche's works are concerned with the present state and future of European culture and humanity, thereby resisting the "nationalist nonsense." Prange analyzes the development of his ideal of European culture based on his musical aesthetics. It does… (Harde kaft)

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  • Doubt, Ethics and Religion

    This book explores Wittgenstein's conception of ethics, religion and philosophy. It aims at providing us with the tools necessary for assessing to what extent the Austrian philosopher can be considered an anti-Enlightenment thinker. The articles collected in… (Harde kaft)

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  • Giulia Maria Chesi boeken
    Giulia Maria Chesi - The Play of Words

    This book examines the dynamics of interfamilial violence in the Oresteia. It argues that the key element of the play's discourse about violence is to be found in the inquiry for a definition of Clytemnestra's motherhood. By reading the play's narrative on… (Harde kaft)

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  • Uwe Meixner boeken
    Uwe Meixner - Defending Husserl

    The phenomenological approach to the philosophy of mind, as worked out by Husserl, has been severely criticized by philosophers within the Wittgensteinian tradition and, implicitly, by Wittgenstein himself. This book examines this criticism in detail, looking… (Harde kaft)

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  • Doubtful Certainties

    To what extent can we doubt certainties? How are certainties expressed in words? Which language games convey certainty? To answer these questions we have to recall the method Wittgenstein used in his investigations. When we look at language games and forms of… (Harde kaft)

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  • Zhihe Wang boeken
    Zhihe Wang - Process and Pluralism

    This book offers a uniquely process relational oriented Chinese approach to inter-religious dialogue called Chinese Harmonism. The key features of Chinese harmonism are peaceful co-existence, mutual transformation, and openness to change. As developed with… (Harde kaft)

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    110,95
  • Rafael Capurro boeken
    Rafael Capurro - Digital Whoness

    The first aim is to provide well-articulated concepts by thinking through elementary phenomena of today's world, focusing on privacy and the digital, to clarify who we are in the cyberworld - hence a phenomenology of digital whoness. The second aim is to… (Harde kaft)

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  • Metaphysics: Aristotelian, Scholastic, Analytic

    Throughout the greater part of the twentieth century, both in the analytic and continental traditions, metaphysics was deemed to be passé. The last few decades, however, have witnessed a remarkable growth of interest among analytic philosophers in various… (Harde kaft)

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  • Marius Backmann boeken
    Marius Backmann - Humean Libertarianism

    What does it mean for an agent to be free? Is determinism true? What are laws of nature?This studyargues that libertarianism can be reconciled with determinism provided that determinism is understood in a Humean fashion, i.e. backed by a Humean theory of laws… (Harde kaft)

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  • Matthias Unterhuber boeken
    Matthias Unterhuber - Possible Worlds Semantics for Indicative and Counterfactual Conditionals?

    Conditional structures lie at the heart of the sciences, humanities, and everyday reasoning. This is why conditional logics - logics specifically designed to account for natural language conditionals - are an active, interdisciplinary area. Discussing a wide… (Harde kaft)

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  • Thomas L. Cooksey boeken
    Thomas L. Cooksey - Plato's 'Symposium'

    Aimed at students reading the text for the first time (Zachte kaft)

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  • Kant's Philosophy of the Unconscious

    In the 20th century, the role of the unconscious in Kant's philosophy has been in great part neglected by Kant scholars. Nevertheless, the unconscious, the other of consciousness, is a key problem of the critical philosophy. The purpose of the volume is to… (Harde kaft)

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  • Understanding Schopenhauer through the Prism of Indian Culture

    Arthur Schopenhauer was the first Western thinker who incorporated thoughts of the Upanishads in his own philosophy. With the increasing interest in Schopenhauer serious work on the relationship between him and Indian philosophy becomes necessary. This book… (Harde kaft)

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  • Emotional Minds

    The thoroughly contemporary question of the relationship between emotion and reason was debated with such complexity by the philosophers of the 17th century that their concepts remain a source of inspiration for today's research about the emotionality of the… (Harde kaft)

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  • Christoph Helmig boeken
    Christoph Helmig - Forms and Concepts

    Forms and Concepts is the first comprehensive study of the central role of concepts and concept acquisition in the Platonic tradition. It sets up a stimulating dialogue between Plato's innatist approach and Aristotle's much more empirical response. The primary… (Harde kaft)

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