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  • Franco Trabattoni boeken
    Franco Trabattoni - Ancient and Medieval Philosophy - Series 1 Essays on Plato’s Epistemology

    An Innovating approach to Plato's philosophy. Through a careful survey of several significant Platonic texts, mainly focussing on the nature of knowledge, Essays on Plato's Epistemology offers the reader a fresh and promising approach to Plato's philosophy as… (Harde kaft)

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    80,00
  • Metaphysics and Scientific Realism

    David M. Armstrong (1926-2014) has been one of the most influential contemporary metaphysicians working in the analytic tradition and surely the greatest 20th century Australian philosopher. This volume aims to value Armstrong's oeuvre bringing new… (Harde kaft)

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    85,95
  • Adam Westra boeken
    Adam Westra - The Typic in Kant's "Critique of Practical Reason"

    In the Typic chapter of the Critique of Practical Reason, Kant aims to enable moral judgment by means of the law of nature, which serves as the ?type', or formal analogue, of the moral law. The present monograph is the first comprehensive study of this key… (Harde kaft)

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    117,95
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
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    Bert Olivier - Philosophy and Communication

    The essays assembled in this volume focus on philosophical questions regarding various aspects of communication. They are predicated on the author's conviction that communication between human beings, regardless of the many difficulties involved, is something… (Zachte kaft)

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    53,95
  • Ethical Liberalism in Contemporary Societies

    In July 2007 a conference entitled 'Ethical Liberalism in Contemporary Societies' was hosted by the Collegium Polonicum in Slubice, Poland. The conference was organised through collaboration between the Interdisciplinary Centre for Ethics at the European… (Harde kaft)

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    49,95
  • Ideal Constitutions in the Renaissance

    This volume contains nine papers on various texts and aspects concerning discussions of ideal constitutions in the renaissance, dealing with the various genres of texts used for these discussions, their contexts, and the themes and aspects these constitutions… (Harde kaft)

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    54,95
  • Susanne Moser boeken
    Susanne Moser - Freedom and Recognition in the Work of Simone de Beauvoir

    This book offers a detailed analysis of Beauvoir's concepts of freedom and recognition concerning their impact on a philosophy of gender. It demonstrates that Beauvoir is much more than a simple equality feminist and that she posed questions that are at the… (Zachte kaft)

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    54,95
  • 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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    79,95
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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… (Zachte kaft)

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    19,95
  • Ulla Schmid boeken
    Ulla Schmid - Moore's Paradox

    The word belief is widely assumed to designate a special class of mental states, the attitude of representing something as being the case. This book providesa critique of representationalism by focusing on the role that psychological concepts play in language,… (Zachte kaft)

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    19,95
  • Nietzsche, German Idealism and Its Critics

    Nietzsche was a severe critic of German Idealism, but what exactly is the relation between his thought and theirs? Papers from leading specialists in Kant, Hegel, Schelling, Schopenhauer, Kierkegaard and Nietzsche contribute to a clearer understanding of the… (Zachte kaft)

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    19,95
  • Space in Hellenistic Philosophy

    The volume discusses the notion of space by focusing on the most representative exponents of the Hellenistic schools and explores the role played by spatial concepts in both coeval and later authors who, without specifically thematising these concepts, made… (Zachte kaft)

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    19,95
  • David Löwenstein boeken
    David Löwenstein - Know-how as Competence

    What does it mean to know how to do something? This book develops a comprehensive account of know-how, a crucial epistemic goal for all who care about getting things right, not only with respect to the facts, but also with respect to practice. It proposes a… (Zachte kaft)

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    53,95
  • Questions on the Soul by John Buridan and Others

    This volume features essays that explore the insights of the 14th-century Parisian nominalist philosopher, John Buridan. It serves as a companion to the Latin text edition and annotated English translation of his question-commentary on Aristotle's On the Soul.… (Harde kaft)

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    114,95
  • Michael Barber boeken
    Michael Barber - Religion and Humor as Emancipating Provinces of Meaning

    ¿This book illustrates how non-pragmatic finite provinces of meaning emancipate one from pragmatic everyday pressures. Barber portrays everyday life originally, as including the interplay between intrinsic and imposed relevances, the unavoidable pursuit of… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Spencer L. Allen boeken
    Spencer L. Allen - The Splintered Divine

    This book investigates the issue of the singularity versus the multiplicity of ancient Near Eastern deities who are known by a common first name but differentiated by their last names, or geographic epithets. It focuses primarily on the IStar divine names in… (Zachte kaft)

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    27,95
  • Tzuchien Tho boeken
    Tzuchien Tho - Vis Vim Vi: Declinations of Force in Leibniz's Dynamics

    This book presents a systematic reconstruction of Leibniz's dynamics project (c. 1676-1700) that contributes to a more comprehensive understanding of the concepts of physical causality in Leibniz's work and 17th century physics. It argues that Leibniz's theory… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Dennis Schulting boeken
    Dennis Schulting - Kant's Radical Subjectivism

    In this book, Dennis Schulting presents a staunch defence of Kant's radical subjectivism about the possibility of knowledge. This defence is mounted by means of a comprehensive analysis of what is arguably the centerpiece of Kant's Critique of Pure Reason,… (Harde kaft)

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    114,95