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  • 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
  • Frank Schalow boeken
    Frank Schalow - Departures

    In this study, the author shows new entry points to the dialogue between Kant and Heidegger. Schalow takes up the question: "Why should a philosopher like Kant, for whom language seemed to be almost inconsequential, become the crucial counter point for a… (Zachte kaft)

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    22,95
  • Fichte and the Phenomenological Tradition

    This volume is a collection of papers dealing with the neglected "phenomenological" dimension of the philosophy of Johann Gottlieb Fichte. Issues discussed include: phenomenological method, self-consciousness, intersubjectivity, temporality, intentionality,… (Zachte kaft)

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    27,95
  • Knowledge, Language and Mind

    Wittgenstein's Philosophical Investigations is arguably one of the most influential books of the 20th century. It threw a new light on the workings of language and mind, contributing significantly to the understanding of human knowledge. The volume… (Zachte kaft)

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    22,95
  • Nietzsche on Instinct and Language

    The volume offers various considerations of Nietzsche's attempt to connect language to the instinctive activity of the human body. The different papers address a great variety of topics, e.g. morality, value, the concept of philosophy, dogmatism,… (Zachte kaft)

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    22,95
  • Vinod Acharya boeken
    Vinod Acharya - Nietzsche's Meta-Existentialism

    The author presents a new existential interpretation of Nietzsche. He argues that Nietzsche's approach, especially in his mature works, is to make the typical existential position foundational, and then to develop to the fullest the implications of this… (Zachte kaft)

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    22,95
  • Peter S. Dillard boeken
    Peter S. Dillard - Non-Metaphysical Theology After Heidegger

    Using Martin Heidegger's later philosophy as his springboard, Peter S. Dillard provides a radical reorientation of contemporary Christian theology. From Heidegger's initially obscure texts concerning the holy, the gods, and the last god, Dillard extracts two… (Harde kaft)

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    97,95
  • Phenomenology and Science

    This book investigates the complex, sometimes fraught relationship between phenomenology and the natural sciences. The contributors attempt to subvert and complicate the divide that has historically tended to characterize the relationship between the two… (Harde kaft)

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    117,95
  • Ann Scholl boeken
    Ann Scholl - Descartes's Dreams

    Ann Scholl revises the traditional understanding of the role of imagination and sensory perception in Descartes's Meditations. Traditionally, Cartesian scholars have focused primarily on sensory perception as the more significant of the two «special» modes… (Harde kaft)

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    67,95
  • Jim Ruddy boeken
    Jim Ruddy - Being, Relation, and the Re-worlding of Intentionality

    In this book, Jim Ruddy has proceeded deep into the hub-center of Husserl's transcendental subjectivity and unearthed an utterly new phenomenological method. A vast, originative a priori science emerges for the reader. Ruddy presents a unique and powerful… (Harde kaft)

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    96,95
  • Hermeneutics and Phenomenology in Paul Ricoeur

    Hermeneutics and Phenomenology in Paul Ricoeur: Between Text and Phenomenon calls attention to the dynamic interaction that takes place between hermeneutics and phenomenology in Ricoeur's thought. It could be said that Ricoeur's thought is placed under a… (Harde kaft)

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    117,95
  • Gian Biagio Conte boeken
    Gian Biagio Conte - Critical Notes on Virgil

    In this book, conceived as a sort of Prolegomena to his two Teubner editions, Conte gives account of his choices in editing his Virgilian text. Engaging in a passionate debate with his predecessors and critics, he guides the reader in a fascinating journey in… (Harde kaft)

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    64,95
  • Heidegger and Language

    "The essays collected in this volume take a new look at the role of language in the thought of Martin Heidegger to reassess its significance for contemporary philosophy. They consider such topics as Heidegger's engagement with the Greeks, expression in… (Zachte kaft)

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    30,95
  • Morphogenesis and Individuation

    This contributed volume aims to reconsider the concept of individuation, clarifying its articulation with respect to contemporary problems in perceptual, neural, developmental, semiotic and social morphogenesis. The authors approach the ontogenetical issue by… (Harde kaft)

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    138,95