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  • Francisco Lisi boeken
    Francisco Lisi - Plato's Laws and its historical significance

    Of all of Plato's dialogues the Laws was the most related to the social and political circumstances of the time and was more influential as theoretical writing on the politics of every subsequent epoch than his other major work on the subject, the Republic.… (Harde kaft)

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  • Bogoljub Sijakovic boeken
    Bogoljub Sijakovic - Bibliographia Praesocratica

    Bibliographia Praesocratica differs from others with respect to the approach adopted, the kind and the quantity of the material collected and in respect to the way it was organized. This Bibliography encompasses a period spanning five and a half centuries… (Harde kaft)

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  • From Hegel to Windelband

    In the 19th century, the history of philosophy becomes the history of a particular science. Modern philosophical historiography is an ambivalent project. On the one hand, we find an affirmative concept of Bildung through tradition and historical insight; on… (Harde kaft)

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  • Lorraine Daston boeken
    Lorraine Daston - The Faces of Nature in Enlightenment Europe

    This volume documents two conferences held in Berlin and Bologna under the auspices of the European Science Foundation Project Concepts & Symbols of the Eighteenth Century in Europe / Concepts & Symboles du Dix-huitième Siècle Européen. The essays collected… (Harde kaft)

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  • David Weissman boeken
    David Weissman - Sensibility and the Sublime

    Philosophic attention shifted after Hegel from Kant's emphasis on sensibility to criticism and analyses of the fine arts. The arts themselves seemed as ample as nature; a disciplined science could devote as much energy to one as the other. But then the arts… (Harde kaft)

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  • Siby K. George boeken
    Siby K. George - Heidegger and Development in the Global South

    Taking the Heideggerian critical ontology of technology as its base, this volume looks at postcolonial modernization and development in the global south as the worldwide expansion of the western metaphysical understanding of reality. We live today in an… (Harde kaft)

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  • Nick Haverkamp boeken
    Nick Haverkamp - Intuitionism vs. Classicism

    In the early twentieth century, the Dutch mathematician L.E.J. Brouwer launched a powerful attack on the prevailing mathematical methods and theories. He developed a new kind of constructive mathematics, called intuitionism, which seems to allow for a rigorous… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Dee L. Clayman boeken
    Dee L. Clayman - Timon of Phlius

    Early Skepticism and its founder, Pyrrho of Elis, were introduced to the world by the poet and philosopher Timon of Phlius. This is the first book-length study of Timon's work in English, and includes a new reconstruction of his most influential poem Silloi .… (Harde kaft)

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  • Ernst Cassirer boeken
    Ernst Cassirer - Gesammelte Werke Bd. 25 Myth of the State

    Das Thema des in englischer Sprache verfaßten The Myth of the State - dem letzten Werk, das Cassirer vor seinem Tod im Manuskript zum Abschluß bringen konnte - ist die Wiederkehr des politischen Totalitarismus, dem er selbst nur durch Emigration entkam. Der… (Harde kaft)

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  • Gerard J. van den Broek boeken
    Gerard J. van den Broek - Rousseau's Elysium. Ermenonville Revisited

    Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778) is generally seen as one of the most important figures whose ideas had a great influence on the French Revolution (1789). Many immediately associate him with the concept of "the noble savage." However, just as with his… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Jean-Paul Sartre boeken
    Jean-Paul Sartre - TheLast Chance

    The first English translation of Sartre's unfinished fourth volume of }Roads To Freedom{, exploring the interrelations of politics, responsibility, friendship and freedom (Zachte kaft)

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  • Dieter Lohmar boeken
    Dieter Lohmar - Phänomenologie der schwachen Phantasie

    This book is an effort to bring genetic-phenomenological analyses in contact with empirical psychology, neurology, cognitive science and research in primate cognition. The first part adresses the role of weak but not arbitrary phantasy in perception, and… (Harde kaft)

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  • Hegels Naturphilosophie in der Dritten Moderne

    Natur ist in den Naturwissenschaften selbst kein Thema - aber genau diese Natur gerät heute außer Fugen. In dieser Situation wird eine Philosophie, die unsere Sicht der Natur gerade auch vor dem Hintergrund der Entwicklung der Naturwissenschaft thematisiert,… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Anna A. Novokhatko boeken
    Anna A. Novokhatko - The Invectives of Sallust and Cicero

    This work covers the history of the text of the invectives of Sallust against Cicero and of Cicero against Sallust. Both invectives were in all probability a product of the rhetorical schools of Rome. The book includes: the full manuscript tradition of the… (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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  • Wolfgang Carl boeken
    Wolfgang Carl - The First-Person Point of View

    Self-reference and self-knowledge are constitutive for being a person and presuppose the use of the first-person pronoun. The book gives an extensive account of the various uses of this word and argues for a new theory of the first-person point of view,… (Harde kaft)

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  • Ein Filmphilosophie-Symposium mit Robert B. Pippin

    Robert B. Pippin hat die Filmphilosophie… (Harde kaft)

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  • Metaphysik heute . Metaphysics today

    Die Beiträge dieses Bandes sind methodisch und inhaltlich interdisziplinär ausgerichtet. Dadurch ist ein Werk entstanden, das auf der Grundlage des metaphysischen Denkerbes von namhaften Vertretern der europäischen und amerikanischen Wissenschaft zustande… (Harde 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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  • 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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  • Hegel and Metaphysics

    This international collection of essays from the 2014 Hegel Society of America Meeting addresses three major stances in the decades-long controversy on the topic: Hegel as a full-blooded pre-critical metaphysician; Hegel as a thinker without metaphysics; and… (Harde kaft)

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  • The Highest Good in Kant's Philosophy

    The idea of a final end of human conduct - the highest good - lies at the centre of important parts of Kant’s philosophy, such as his moral theory, his philosophy of religion, his views on the historical progress of mankind, and his conception of human… (Harde kaft)

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  • Mika Ojakangas boeken
    Mika Ojakangas - A Philosophy of Concrete Life

    Carl Schmitt's work - consisting of polemical moves in immediate intellectual and political contexts - is not usually thought of as forming a recognizable system. A Philosophy of Concrete Life challenges this interpretation. In this book, the author… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Laura Maria Castelli boeken
    Laura Maria Castelli - Problems and Paradigms of Unity

    'One', Aristotle says, can be said in many ways and each being is one. Through a comprehensive analysis of the passages in which Aristotle makes sense of these claims, the book provides a detailed account of how the different ways of being one permeate the… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Sven Nyholm boeken
    Sven Nyholm - Revisiting Kant's Universal Law and Humanity Formulas

    Interest in Kant’s ethical theory has intensified in recent analytic philosophy. Yet, much of this work has mixed its enthusiasm with strong criticisms. This book investigates these recent engagements with Kant’s basic moral principles. It argues that most… (Harde kaft)

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