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  • Panayiotis Tzamalikos boeken
    Panayiotis Tzamalikos - Anaxagoras, Origen, and Neoplatonism 2 Bände

    This book presents a ground-breaking exposition of Anaxagoras' legacy to Classical and Late Antiquity, critically assessing Aristotle's distorted representation of Anaxagoras. Origen, formerly a Greek philosopher of note, is placed in the history of philosophy… (Harde kaft)

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    233,95
  • Ethics and Environment. Éthique et environnement

    The main theme of volume 5 of Eco-ethica is "Ethics and Environment", offering a serious take on the social-environmental crisis that our world suffers from today. In the first part the authors look at ethical responsibility in relation to the natural… (Zachte kaft)

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    43,95
  • Robert Greenberg boeken
    Robert Greenberg - The Bounds of Freedom: Kant's Causal Theory of Action

    Greenberg tackles one of Kant's most difficult ideas: that we can be the cause of our actions only if the act of our will is free of everything that makes up who we are as individuals. This entails that our free will does not exist in the same time that… (Harde kaft)

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    85,95
  • Michael R. Kelly boeken
    Michael R. Kelly - Phenomenology and the Problem of Time

    This book explores the problem of time and immanence for phenomenology in the work of Edmund Husserl, Martin Heidegger, Maurice Merleau-Ponty, and Jacques Derrida. It provides an in-depth analysis of phenomenology's central notions of intentionality,… (Harde kaft)

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    96,95
  • Plato boeken
    Plato - Laws

    A new translation by Tom Griffith; edited by Malcolm Schofield (Zachte kaft)

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    22,95
  • Rajani Kanth boeken
    Rajani Kanth - Farewell to Modernism

    Farewell to Modernism: On Human Devolution in the Twenty-First Century is an original, pathbreaking, revolutionary, and totalizing critique of received Modernist ideas, including Modernist Utopianism. In that vein, it unseats virtually every dearly… (Harde kaft)

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    96,95
  • Kantian Nonconceptualism

    This book offers an array of important perspectives on Kant and nonconceptualism from some of the leading scholars in current Kant studies. As well as discussing the various arguments surrounding Kantian nonconceptualism, the book provides broad insight into… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Hans-Peter Dürr boeken
    Hans-Peter Dürr - Vom Greifbaren zum Unbegreiflichen/From the Explicit to the Intangible

    Wir alle erleben spontan viel mehr, als wir begreifen können. Die meisten glauben, dass dies nur an ihrem Mangel an Wissen liegt. Eine verstärkte und umfangreichere Forschung, wie sie eine Wissensgesellschaft anstrebt, müsste dieses Ungleichgewicht… (Zachte kaft)

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    16,95
  • Alexandru Dragomir boeken
    Alexandru Dragomir - The World We Live In

    This book contains twelve engaging philosophical lectures given by Alexandru Dragomir, most of them given during Romania's Communist regime. The lectures deal with a diverse range of topics, such as the function of the question, self-deception, banalities with… (Harde kaft)

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    91,95
  • 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.… (Zachte kaft)

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    27,95
  • Anna Goppel boeken
    Anna Goppel - Killing Terrorists

    The targeted killing of terrorists has become an established practice in the fight against terrorism. Anna Goppel analyses the justifiability of this practice, both from a moral and an international legal perspective. She shows that the targeted killing of… (Zachte kaft)

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    22,95
  • Aristotle's "Metaphysics" Lambda - New Essays

    The treatise known as book Lambda of Aristotle's Metaphysics has become one of the most debated issues of recent scholarship. Aristotle adresses here fundamental questions of his theory of substance, his idea of causes and principles, and his concept of… (Harde kaft)

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    85,95
  • Analytic and Continental Philosophy

    The divide between "analytic" and "continental" philosophy has occupied a central place in the meta-philosophical discourse of the 20th and 21st century. This volume collects contributions from leading philosophers whose work is in some way impacted by the… (Harde kaft)

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    160,95
  • Jonas Hansson boeken
    Jonas Hansson - Ernst Cassirer: The Swedish Years

    Ernst Cassirer was professor in Göteborg from 1935 to 1941. This episode of his life is little known, even though the Swedish years were very important. During that time of political turmoil he wrote several books and most of the papers that are now being… (Zachte kaft)

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    83,95
  • Nietzsche and Ethics

    The essays in this anthology are versions of papers originally presented at the 'Friedrich Nietzsche and Ethics' Conference conveyed by the Nietzsche Society in 2004 at the University of Sussex, Brighton, UK. Contributors are respected Nietzsche scholars from… (Zachte kaft)

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    69,95
  • Miri Rozmarin boeken
    Miri Rozmarin - Creating Oneself

    The question of individual agency lies at the heart of any political and social theory aiming to analyse the social conditions that shape reality. Drawing mainly on the works of Luce Irigaray, Judith Butler, Michel Foucault and Gilles Deleuze, this book… (Zachte kaft)

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    41,95
  • Bram Mertens boeken
    Bram Mertens - Dark Images, Secret Hints

    This book examines the influence of the Jewish tradition on the work of the German-Jewish philosopher Walter Benjamin. It was hitherto always assumed that Benjamin's knowledge of Judaism was very limited and that he was interested only in the mystical… (Zachte kaft)

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    60,95
  • Ketil Bonaunet boeken
    Ketil Bonaunet - Hermann Cohen's Kantian Philosophy of Religion

    This study examines the influence of Kant on Hermann Cohen's philosophy of religion. A basic tenet in Kantian philosophy of religion is that morality leads ineluctably to religion. But how does morality lead to religion? While Cohen rejected Kant's doctrine of… (Zachte kaft)

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    64,95
  • Jonathan Jacobs boeken
    Jonathan Jacobs - Aristotle's Virtues

    Aristotle's Virtues focuses on Aristotle's philosophical method and his conceptions of form and substance as a way to explicate the main elements of his ethical and political theorizing. This book shows how those highly general features of Aristotle's thought… (Zachte kaft)

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    31,95
  • Reduction

    The investigation of the mind has been one of the major concerns of our philosophical tradition and it still is a dominant subject in modern philosophy as well as in science. Many philosophers in the scientific tradition want to solve the "puzzles of the mind"… (Harde kaft)

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    94,95
  • Elaine Riley-Taylor boeken
    Elaine Riley-Taylor - Ecology, Spirituality, and Education

    The overarching crisis of our times is a crisis of the way we think. There is an underlying separation - of mind from body, from emotions, from spirit - fundamental to many Westerners' ways of knowing the world, contributing to alienating beliefs and practices… (Zachte kaft)

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    27,95
  • Essays in Islamic Philology, History, and Philosophy

    This work treats in one volume the most important fields in Islamic studies: Persian literature and philology; Islamic history and historiography; Arabic literature and philology; and Islamic philosophy and jurisprudence. The essays are representative of the… (Harde kaft)

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    138,95
  • Rafael Ferber boeken
    Rafael Ferber - Key Concepts in Philosophy

    The book provides an introduction to six fundamental philosophy concepts - philosophy, language, knowledge, truth, being and good. At the same time, it aims to initiate its readers into the process of philosophical thinking. The book is addressed to students… (Harde kaft)

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    31,95
  • Bert Olivier boeken
    Bert Olivier - Philosophy and the Arts

    This collection of philosophical essays addresses important issues in the arts, encompassing painting, sculpture, photography, film and architecture. The author's point of departure is the conviction that art in all its manifestations is an extremely… (Zachte kaft)

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    53,95
  • David Hyder boeken
    David Hyder - The Determinate World

    This study examines the place of 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 his early, Kantian position. The book shows that… (Zachte kaft)

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    22,95