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  • Katherine Hawley boeken
    Katherine Hawley - The Admissible Contents of Experience

    Which objects and properties are represented in perceptual experience, and how are we able to determine this? The papers in this collection address these questions together with other fundamental questions about the nature of perceptual content. (Zachte kaft)

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  • Samuel Guttenplan boeken
    Samuel Guttenplan - The Languages of Logic

    With the same intellectual goals as the first edition, this innovative introductory logic textbook explores the relationship between natural language and logic, motivating the student to acquire skills and techniques of formal logic. (Zachte kaft)

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  • Daniel Bonevac boeken
    Daniel Bonevac - Deduction

    Deduction is an efficient and elegant presentation of classical first order logic. It presents a truth tree system based on the work of Jeffrey, as well as a natural deduction system inspired by that of Kalish and Montague. Efficient and elegant presentation… (Harde kaft)

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  • John Capps boeken
    John Capps - You've Got To Be Kidding!

    You ve Got to Be Kidding!: How Jokes Can Help You Think focuses on a single, core issue at the heart of philosophy: our ability to think critically. The authors, a father and son team of distinguished professors, aren t kidding around when they show us that… (Harde kaft)

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  • Valentin Goranko boeken
    Valentin Goranko - Logic as a Tool

    Written in a clear, precise and user-friendly style, Logic as a Tool: A Guide to Formal Logical Reasoning is intended for undergraduates in both mathematics and computer science, and will guide them to learn, understand and master the use of classical logic as… (Harde kaft)

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    John Capps - You've Got To Be Kidding!

    You ve Got to Be Kidding!: How Jokes Can Help You Think focuses on a single, core issue at the heart of philosophy: our ability to think critically. The authors, a father and son team of distinguished professors, aren t kidding around when they show us that… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Carolyn Price boeken
    Carolyn Price - Emotion

    Emotion is at the centre of our personal and social lives. To love or to hate, to be frightened or grateful is not just a matter of how we feel on the inside: our emotional responses direct our thoughts and actions, unleash our imaginations, and structure our… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Chase Wrenn boeken
    Chase Wrenn - Truth

    What is truth? Is there anything that all truths have in common that makes them true rather than false? Is truth independent of human thought, or does it depend in some way on what we believe or what we would be justified in believing? This title surveys… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Manuel DeLanda boeken
    Manuel DeLanda - Philosophy and Simulation

    A remarkably clear philosophical overview of the rapidly growing field of computer simulations, by a distinguished writer in this field (Harde kaft)

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  • Stephen D Brookfield boeken
    Stephen D Brookfield - Teaching for Critical Thinking

    In Teaching for Critical Thinking, Stephen Brookfield builds on his last three decades of experience running workshops and teaching courses on critical thinking to explore how student learn to think this way, and what teachers can do the help students develop… (Harde kaft)

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  • Meghan Griffith boeken
    Meghan Griffith - Free Will: The Basics

    A clear and accessible introduction to this core philosophical issue (Zachte kaft)

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  • Mikel Burley boeken
    Mikel Burley - Rebirth and the Stream of Life

    "Rebirth and the Stream of Life explores the diversity as well as the ethical and religious significance of rebirth beliefs, focusing especially on Hindu and Buddhist traditions but also discussing indigenous religions and ancient Greek thought. Utilizing… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Stephen E. Toulmin boeken
    Stephen E. Toulmin - Uses of Argument

    This reissue of the modern classic on the study of argumentation features a new Introduction by the author. (Zachte kaft)

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  • Bernard Stiegler boeken
    Bernard Stiegler - Automatic Society

    In July 2014 the Belgian newspaper Le Soir claimed that France, Belgium, the United Kingdom, Italy, Poland and the United States may lose between 43 and 50 per cent of their jobs within ten to fifteen years. (Zachte kaft)

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  • Bill Jordan boeken
    Bill Jordan - A Theory of Poverty and Social Exclusion

    Highly original account of poverty and its prime sourcesDraws on a wide range of examples from diverse countriesDevelops a novel theory of poverty and social exclusion which will become a key reference point in all subsequent discussions. . (Zachte kaft)

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  • Raymond Smullyan boeken
    Raymond Smullyan - To Mock a Mockingbird: and Other Logic Puzzles

    This is a puzzle book covering logic, philosophy, psychology, artificial intelligence, computer science and mathematics. It contains many puzzles and their solutions and aims to attract many readers in an age where computer science, logic, and mathematics are… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Thaddeus Metz boeken
    Thaddeus Metz - Exploring the Meaning of Life

    Much more than just an anthology, this survey of humanity's search for the meaning of life includes the latest contributions to the debate, a judicious selection of key canonical essays, and insightful commentary by internationally respected philosophers. (Harde kaft)

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  • Michael L. O'Leary boeken
    Michael L. O'Leary - A First Course in Mathematical Logic and Set Theory

    Rather than teach mathematics and the structure of proofs simultaneously, this book first introduces logic as the foundation of proofs and then demonstrates how logic applies to mathematical topics. (Harde kaft)

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  • John D Caputo boeken
    John D Caputo - Truth

    The first in a new series of accessible books of original philosophyIn the first in a new series of easily digestible, commute-lengthbooks of original philosophy, renowned thinker John D. Caputo explores the many notions of 'truth', and what it really… (Zachte kaft)

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  • George Tourlakis boeken
    George Tourlakis - Mathematical Logic

    A comprehensive and user friendly guide to the use of logic in mathematical reasoning Mathematical Logic presents a comprehensive introduction to formal methods of logic and their use as a reliable tool for deductive reasoning. (Harde kaft)

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  • James M. Henle boeken
    James M. Henle - Sweet Reason

    Sweet Reason: A Field Guide to Modern Logic, 2nd Edition offers an innovative introduction to logic-- one that integrates formal first order, modal, and non-classical logic with natural language reasoning, analytical writing, critical thinking, set theory, and… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Barry Dainton boeken
    Barry Dainton - Self

    In the 3rd in a new series of short, provoking books of original philosophy, this acclaimed thinker takes the reader through the nature of Self (Zachte kaft)

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  • Sven Bernecker boeken
    Sven Bernecker - Reading Epistemology

    Designed for readers who have had little or no exposure to contemporary theory of knowledge, Reading Epistemology brings together twelve important and influential writings on the subject. Presents twelve influential pieces of writing representing two… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Andrew Cullison boeken
    Andrew Cullison - Bloomsbury Companion to Epistemology

    For anyone looking to better understand the topics at the centre of contemporary epistemology, The Bloomsbury Companion to Epistemology presents a valuable guide. This up-to-date Companion covers all the fundamental questions asked by epidemiologists today -… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Beyond Good and Evil

    This superb new translation of Nietzsche's mature masterpiece, Beyond Good and Evil, offers the most comprehensively annotated text, complemented by a lucid introduction by one of the most eminent of Nietzsche scholars, Robert C. Holub. (Zachte kaft)

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