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    Nick Knight - Marxist Philosophy in China

    This book examines the introduction of Marxist philosophy to China from the early 1920s to the mid 1940s. It does this through an examination of the philosophical activities and writings of four Chinese Marxist philosophers central to this process. These are… (Harde kaft)

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  • Cristian Ciocan boeken
    Cristian Ciocan - Levinas Concordance

    This work is the first Levinas Concordance. The particularity of this index is that it covers on all the 28 books published by Levinas in French. The Levinas Concordance comprises the complete list of meaningful words of Levinas' oeuvre and their corresponding… (Harde kaft)

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  • Liliana Albertazzi boeken
    Liliana Albertazzi - Immanent Realism

    In many respects, Brentano conducted pioneering analyses of problems that are currently in the focus of cognitive science and artificial intelligence: from the problem of reference to that of representation, from the problem of categorial classification to… (Harde kaft)

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  • The Politics of Empathy

    This anthology explores the significance and role of empathy in the public sphere. It examines the use of empathy to establish trans -cultural solidarity as well as to motivate people for political action in our ever increasingly multicultural environment. On… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Girard Etzkorn boeken
    Girard Etzkorn - Quaestiones Variae

    In the process of completing his critical edition of Marcus of Orvieto¿s Liber de Moralitatibus, Dr. Girard J. Etzkorn happened upon a set of questions attributed to Henry of Ghent at the end of Rome¿s Bibliotheca Angelica codex 750. These questions are… (Harde kaft)

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  • Ancient and Medieval Philosophy Series 3 Francisci de Marchia

    This commentary exists in two versions: The major version is contained in 17 manuscripts and the critical edition of it is being prepared by a team of specialists led by Prof. Tiziana Suarez-Nani of the University of Fribourg, Switzerland. A minor version is… (Harde kaft)

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  • John P. Doyle boeken
    John P. Doyle - Ancient and Medieval Philosophy Series 1 Collected Studies on Francisco Suarez SJ (15481617)

    Although the Jesuit Francisco Suarez (1548-1617) is one of the most important figures of late scholasticism, his work has not received the attention it deserves in English-speaking scholarly literature. One exception to this generalization is found in the work… (Harde kaft)

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  • Henricus de Gandavo boeken
    Henricus de Gandavo - Quodlibet IV

    Henry of Ghent, the most influential philosopher/theologian of the last quarter of the 13th century at Paris, delivered his fourth Quodlibet during 1279. This Quodlibet was written at the beginning of what could be called the height of his career. In total… (Harde kaft)

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  • Gerd van Riel, Pierre Destrée boeken
    Gerd van Riel, Pierre Destrée - Ancient and Medieval Philosophy Series 1 Ancient Perspectives on Aristotle's De anima

    Aristotle¿s treatise On the Soul figures among the most influential texts in the intellectual history of the West. It is the first systematic treatise on the nature and functioning of the human soul, presenting Aristotle¿s authoritative analyses of, among… (Harde kaft)

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  • Magdalena Bieniak boeken
    Magdalena Bieniak - Ancient and Medieval Philosophy Series 1 The Soul-Body Problem at Paris, ca. 1200-1250

    The soul-body problem was among the most controversial issues discussed in 13th century Europe, and it continues to capture much attention today as the quest to understand human identity becomes more and more urgent. What made the discussion about this problem… (Harde kaft)

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  • Ancient and Medieval Philosophy Series 3 Francisci de Marchia reportatio IIA

    The texts edited in this volume deal with angelology and anthropology, and particularly with the nature and the functions of immaterial substances like angels and the human rational soul. Marchia discusses such controversial issues as universal hylomorphism, i… (Harde kaft)

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  • Kant's "Tugendlehre"

    In recent years there has been renewed interest in the "Doctrine of Virtue" or "Tugendlehre", the ethical part of Kant's late systematic treatise on moral philosophy, the Metaphysics of Morals. The present volume responds to these demands. Following a series… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Cultivating Personhood: Kant and Asian Philosophy

    Authors from all over the world unite in an effort to cultivate dialogue between Asian and Western philosophy. The papers forge a new, East-West comparative path on the whole range of issues in Kant studies. The concept of personhood, crucial for both… (Harde kaft)

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  • Karl Leonhard Reinhold boeken
    Karl Leonhard Reinhold - New Theory of the Human Capacity for Representation

    In his own day, Karl Leonhard Reinhold was considered one of the major figures in philosophical thought of the late 18th and early 19th century. He was an important expositor of Kant's thought. He is also considered by many to have been the bridge between Kant… (Harde kaft)

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  • Body and Soul in Ancient Philosophy

    The problem of body and soul has a long history that can be traced back to the beginnings of Greek culture. The existential question of what happened to the soul at the moment of death, whether and in what form there is life after death, and of the exact… (Harde kaft)

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  • Karl R. Popper boeken
    Karl R. Popper - Conjectures and Refutations

    This classic remains one of Popper's most wide-ranging and popular works, notable not only for its acute insight into the way scientific knowledge grows, but also for applying those insights to politics and to history. (Zachte kaft)

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  • Nietzsche on Time and History

    Thiscollection of original essays investigates the correlation between Nietzsche's philosophy of time and his philosophy of history. Nietzsche's attempt to rethink time affects the task of recording history. History can no longer be a discipline that merely… (Harde kaft)

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  • Jessica Klein boeken
    Jessica Klein - Wanderer zwischen den Weltanschauungen: Johannes Maria Verweyen (1883-1945)

    an beschimpft ihn als Dilettanten, man verehrt ihn als Märtyrer: Die Bewertung Johannes Maria Verweyens kann widersprüchlicher kaum sein. Seine Zeitgenossen erlebten ihn als Katholiken, Philosophen, SPD-Anhänger, Professor, Freimaurer, Monisten, Theosophen,… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Werner Jaeger boeken
    Werner Jaeger - Aristotle Metaphysica

    The Oxford Classical Texts, or Scriptorum Classicorum Bibliotheca Oxoniensis, are renowned for their reliability and presentation. The series consists of a text without commentary but with a brief apparatus criticus at the foot of each page. There are now over… (Harde kaft)

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  • John Stuart Mill boeken
    John Stuart Mill - Utilitarianism /Der Utilitarismus

    ills Verteidigung der utilitaristischen Theorie, dass die Beförderung des allgemeinen Glücks das erste und einzige Kriterium des moralischen Handelns sei, gehört zu den am häufigsten diskutierten, aber auch zu den am häufigsten kritisierten… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Heidegger Studies / Heidegger Studien / Etudes Heideggeriennes.

    Heidegger Studies is an annual publication dedicated to promoting the understanding of Heidegger's thought through the interpretation of his writings. This annual review provides a forum for the thorough interpretation of the whole of Heidegger's work… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Wittgenstein and Aesthetics

    Wittgenstein has written a great number of remarks relevant to aesthetical issues: he has questioned the relation between aesthetics and psychology as well as the status of our norms of judgment; he has drawn philosophers' attention to such topics as… (Harde kaft)

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  • 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… (Harde kaft)

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  • Adolf Reinach boeken
    Adolf Reinach - The Apriori Foundations of the Civil Law

    The phenomenologists were concerned to show that essential structures of being, knowable by rational insight, are found far more abundantly than is commonly thought. In his great monograph Reinach shows that in the civil law, where one usually thinks that… (Harde kaft)

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  • Dana Riesenfeld boeken
    Dana Riesenfeld - The Rei(g)n of 'Rule'

    The Rei(g)n of Rule is a study of rules and their role in language. Rules have dominated the philosophical arena as a fundamental philosophical concept. Little progress, however, has been made in reaching an accepted definition of rules. This fact is not… (Harde kaft)

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