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  • Philosophie in Rom - Römische Philosophie?

    The volume's topic is a comparative analysis of the main authors and social groups who were engaged with the reception of hellenistic philosophy at Rome. It studies in which way their specific approach to philosophy can be explained by their Roman cultural and… (Harde kaft)

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    138,95
  • The Palgrave Schopenhauer Handbook

    This comprehensive Handbook offers a leading-edge yet accessible guide to the most important facets of Arthur Schopenhauer's philosophical system, the last true system of German philosophy. Written by a diverse, international and interdisciplinary group of… (Harde kaft)

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    228,95
  • 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 moral law. The present monograph is the first comprehensive study of this key text.… (Zachte kaft)

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    23,95
  • 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
  • Florian Fischer boeken
    Florian Fischer - Natural Laws as Dispositions

    The book provides a novel account of laws of nature via dispositions. Laws of nature play a paramount role in philosophy, science and everyday life. Understanding laws of nature is philosophically interesting on its own right but also many important notions… (Harde kaft)

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    93,95
  • 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
  • Giles Whiteley boeken
    Giles Whiteley - Schelling's Reception in Nineteenth-Century British Literature

    This book examines the various ways in which the German philosopher Friedrich Schelling was read and responded to by British readers and writers during the nineteenth century. Challenging the idea that Schelling's reception was limited to the Romantics, this… (Harde kaft)

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    80,95
  • Murdoch on Truth and Love

    This book reviews Iris Murdoch's thought as a whole. It surveys the breadth of her thinking, taking account of her philosophical works, her novels and her letters. It shows how she explored many aspects of experience and brought together apparently… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • 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
  • Brandon Daniel-Hughes boeken
    Brandon Daniel-Hughes - Pragmatic Inquiry and Religious Communities

    This book examines the ways in which religious communities experimentally engage the world and function as fallible inquisitive agents, despite frequent protests to the contrary. Using the philosophy of inquiry and semiotics of Charles Sanders Peirce, it… (Harde kaft)

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    91,95
  • 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
  • So What's New About Scholasticism?

    In So What's New about Scholasticism? thirteen international scholars gauge the extraordinary impact of a religiously inspired conceptual framework in a modern society. The essays that are brought together in this volume reveal that Neo-Thomism became part of… (Harde kaft)

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    111,95
  • 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
  • Fred Moten boeken
    Fred Moten - The Universal Machine

    "Taken as a trilogy, consent not to be a single being is a monumental accomplishment: a brilliant theoretical intervention that might be best described as a powerful case for blackness as a category of analysis."--Brent Hayes Edwards, author of Epistrophies:… (Zachte kaft)

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    27,95
  • Wissenschaftliches Erzählen im 18. Jahrhundert

    Die narrativistische Kritik am Wissenschaftsverständnis der Geschichtsschreibung und die Ausweitung der Wissenschaftsgeschichte zur Geschichte des Wissens haben die Beschäftigung mit der Geschichtsschreibung des 18. Jahrhunderts grundlegend verändert.… (Harde kaft)

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    64,95
  • Franz Brentano boeken
    Franz Brentano - Aristoteles und seine Weltanschauung

    "Aristoteles und seine Weltanschauung" ist Franz Brentanos letztes Wort in seiner lebenslänglichen Auseinandersetzung mit seinem ersten und größten philosophischen Lehrer. Indem er sich auf die aristotelische Metaphysik und hier vor allem auf die… (Harde kaft)

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    117,95
  • Johannes Heinrich boeken
    Johannes Heinrich - Individualität, Subjektivität und Selbstsorge bei Nietzsche

    Die vorliegende Arbeit fragt nach Formen autonomer Individualität, welche zugleich nicht hinter die postmoderne 'Auflösung des Subjekts' zurückgehen. Diese Problematik wird zunächst vor dem Hintergrund der Analyse von Friedrich Nietzsches Begriff des… (Harde kaft)

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    117,95