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  • 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
  • Ciceros Staatsphilosophie

    arcus Tullius Cicero, Rome's most renowned orator, statesman, and philosopher, has shaped Western legal and political thought over the centuries through his two major political works, De re publica and De legibus. For the first time, Cicero's unique… (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
  • Nietzsche as Political Philosopher

    This volume establishes Nietzsche's importance as a political philosopher. The introduction and eighteen chapters cover Nietzsche's own political thought, its relation to ethics and morality, his methodology, the historical context, and his influence on… (Zachte kaft)

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    23,95
  • 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
  • The Philosophy of Ernst Cassirer

    This volume brings Cassirer's work into the arena of contemporary debates both within and outside of philosophy. All articles offer a fresh and contemporary look at one of the most prolific and important philosophers of the 20th century. The papers are… (Zachte kaft)

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    23,95
  • Wittgenstein on Colour

    This volume is the first collection of articles dedicated to Wittgenstein's thoughts on colour, focusing in particular on his so-called Remarks on Colour, a piece of writing that has received comparably little attention from Wittgenstein scholars. The articles… (Zachte kaft)

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    19,95
  • Gottlieb Canz boeken
    211,95
  • 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
  • Pietro Snider boeken
    Pietro Snider - The Natural Problem of Consciousness

    Why are there are presently conscious beings at all? Relating to central problems in the philosophy of mind and ranging from philosophy to biology and neuroscience, the author introduces and tackles the Natural Problem of Consciousness, offering an original,… (Harde kaft)

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    107,95
  • Lena Kästner boeken
    Lena Kästner - Philosophy of Cognitive Neuroscience

    The book deals with how scientists, especially cognitive neuroscientists, explain phenomena. It systematically analyzes different kinds of experiments performed throughout the discovery process. Against this background, it evaluates contemporary accounts of… (Harde kaft)

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    107,95
  • Realism - Relativism - Constructivism

    The book presents papers from leading proponents representatives of realist, relativist, and constructivist positions in epistemology and the philosophy of language and ethics. (Harde kaft)

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    138,95
  • Perception, Affectivity, and Volition in Husserl's Phenomenology

    This collection of essays by scholars from Europe, Asia, North America, and Latin America offers new perspectives of the phenomenological investigation of experiential life on the basis of Husserl's phenomenology. Not only well-known works of Husserl are… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Unconsciousness Between Phenomenology and Psychoanalysis

    This book contains a series of essays that explore the concept of unconsciousness as it is situated between phenomenology and psychoanalysis. A leading goal of the collection is to carve out phenomenological dimensions within psychoanalysis and, equally, to… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Phenomenology and the Primacy of the Political

    This volume is a Festschrift in honor of Jacques Taminiaux and examines the primacy of the political within phenomenology. These objectives support each other, in that Taminiaux's own intellectual itinerary brought him increasingly to an affirmation of the… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Hegel and Scepticism

    "Hegel and scepticism" remains an intriguing topic directly concerning the logical and methodological core of Hegel's system. A series of contributions is unfolding around a keynote paper by Klaus Vieweg, which retraces and restates the content and the limits… (Harde kaft)

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    85,95