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  • 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 moral law. The present monograph is the first comprehensive study of this key text.… (Zachte kaft)

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    23,95
  • Plantinga's 'Warranted Christian Belief'

    Alvin Plantinga's Warranted Christian Belief has very quickly become one of the most influential books in philosophy of religion. In this collection of essays, German philosophers, theologians and a mathematician deal critically with several aspects of… (Zachte kaft)

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    22,95
  • Charles Taylor, Michael Polanyi and the Critique of Modernity

    This book provides a timely, compelling, multidisciplinary critique of the largely tacit set of assumptions funding Modernity in the West. A partnership between Michael Polanyi and Charles Taylor's thought promises to cast the errors of the past in a new… (Harde kaft)

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    114,95
  • Schopenhauer on Self, World and Morality

    This volume is a unique collection of philosophical essays on various aspects of Schopenhauer's understanding of the nature and character of the world through the classical philosophies of the Vedanta and Buddhism and classical and modern thinkers like… (Harde kaft)

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    114,95
  • Bregham Dalgliesh boeken
    Bregham Dalgliesh - Critique as Critical History

    This book presents the first sustained articulation of a Foucauldian oeuvre. It situates Foucault's critique within the tradition of Kant's call for a philosophical archaeology of reason; in parallel, it demonstrates the priority in Foucault's thought of… (Harde kaft)

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    97,95
  • Ada S. Jaarsma boeken
    Ada S. Jaarsma - Kierkegaard After the Genome

    This book brings Søren Kierkegaard's nineteenth-century existentialist project into our contemporary age, applying his understanding of "freedom" and "despair" to science and science studies, queer, decolonial and critical race theory, and disability studies.… (Harde kaft)

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    97,95
  • German Idealism Today

    This collection of essays provides an exemplary overview of the diversity and relevance of current scholarship on German Idealism. The importance of German Idealism for contemporary philosophy has received growing attention and acknowledgment throughout… (Harde kaft)

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    117,95
  • Angelos Evangelou boeken
    Angelos Evangelou - Philosophizing Madness from Nietzsche to Derrida

    Drawing connections between madness, philosophy and autobiography, this book addresses the question of how Nietzsche's madness might have affected his later works. It also explores why continental philosophy after Nietzsche is so fascinated with madness, and… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Gunter Gebauer boeken
    Gunter Gebauer - Wittgenstein's Anthropological Philosophy

    This book explores how Wittgenstein's personal life provided more of a reference point for his philosophical work than has been previously thought. Focusing on two key phases in Wittgenstein's life during which he dramatically changed his philosophical… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Mind and Language - On the Philosophy of Anton Marty

    Anton Marty (Schwyz, 1847-Prague, 1914) contributed significantly to some of the central themes of Austrian philosophy. This collection contributes to assessing the specificity of his theses in relation with other Austrian philosophers. Although strongly… (Harde kaft)

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    117,95
  • How Colours Matter to Philosophy

    This edited volume explores the different and seminal ways colours matter to philosophy. Each chapter provides an insightful analysis of one or more cases in which colours raise philosophical problems in different areas and periods of philosophy.This… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • M. A. R. Habib boeken
    M. A. R. Habib - Hegel and Empire

    This book provides a clear and nuanced appraisal of Hegel's treatment of Africa, India, and Islam, and of the implications of this treatment for postcolonial and global studies. Analyzing Hegel's master-slave dialectic and his views on Africa, India, and… (Harde kaft)

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    63,95
  • 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
  • Charles S. Peirce boeken
    Charles S. Peirce - Über die Klarheit unserer Gedanken / How to Make Our Ideas Clear

    Charles S. Peirce (1839-1914) ist der Begründer der Philosophie des Pragmatismus. Das Interesse für Zeichen und deren Betrachtung unter dem Aspekt ihrer praktischen Konsequenzen im Handeln, das den Ansatzpunkt seiner Philosophie bildet, ist für… (Zachte kaft)

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    22,95
  • Anders Odenstedt boeken
    Anders Odenstedt - Gadamer on Tradition - Historical Context and the Limits of Reflection

    This book discusses Gadamer's theory of context-dependence. Analytical and partly critical, the book also shows exegetical accuracy in the rendering of Gadamer's position. It explores the following questions that Gadamer's theory of context-dependence tries to… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • 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
  • 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
  • Eric Moormann boeken
    Eric Moormann - Pompeii's Ashes

    Pompeii's Ashes focuses on the many ways Pompeii and Herculaneum feature in fiction, drama, music, and cinema and shows how interest in the oldest running archaeological projects in the world continue until now. It begins with an analysis of their excavation… (Zachte kaft)

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    32,95
  • Aesthetics Today

    Aesthetics is no longer merely the philosophy of perception and the arts. Nelson Goodman, Arthur Danto and others have contributed to develop the former marginal field to one permeating substantial areas of theoretical and practical philosophy. New approaches… (Harde kaft)

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    160,95
  • Nicolai Hartmann boeken
    Nicolai Hartmann - Aesthetics

    The book is the first English translation of Nicolai Hartmann's seminal book which addresses all philosophical questions of the arts. It will be of value to graduate students in philosophy, scholars concerned with 20th century Continental philosophy, students… (Zachte kaft)

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    28,95
  • Sebastian Raedler boeken
    Sebastian Raedler - Kant and the Interests of Reason

    This book argues that we can only develop a proper grasp of Kant's practical philosophy if we appreciate the central role played in it by the notion of the interests of reason. While it is generally acknowledged that Kant does not regard reason as a purely… (Zachte kaft)

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    19,95
  • Georg Cavallar boeken
    Georg Cavallar - Kant's Embedded Cosmopolitanism

    This book uncovers Kant's hidden theory of cosmopolitan education within the framework of his overall practical philosophy. The Kant brought out here turns out to be very different from current mainstream appropriations, which erroneously consider him one of… (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 and the Problem of Subjectivity

    This volume is the first to adress in a comprehensive way one of the main issues raised by Nietzsche's thought. The problem of subjectivity has become crucial in recent debates in Nietzschean scholarship and is key to understanding Nietzsche's relation to… (Zachte kaft)

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    32,95