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  • Rik Peels boeken
    Rik Peels - Epistemic Dimensions of Ignorance

    The book provides a thorough exploration of the epistemic dimensions of ignorance: what is ignorance and what varieties (Harde kaft)

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    110,95
  • 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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    156,95
  • Anne Thomson boeken
    Anne Thomson - Critical Reasoning

    3rd edition. Packed with exercises based on topical debates in the media, giving students plenty of relevant and useful practice which will develop their reasoning skills. Covers a broad range of scenarios such as medical ethics, public health and affairs,… (Zachte kaft)

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    37,95
  • Nicholas Rescher boeken
    Nicholas Rescher - Philosophical Reasoning

    This book is a study in the methodology of philosophical inquiry. It expounds and defends the thesis that systematization is the proper instrument of philosophical inquiry and that the effective pursuit of philosophy s mission calls for constructing a… (Zachte kaft)

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    53,95
  • Nicholas Rescher boeken
    Nicholas Rescher - Philosophical Reasoning

    This book is a study in the methodology of philosophical inquiry. It expounds and defends the thesis that systematization is the proper instrument of philosophical inquiry and that the effective pursuit of philosophy s mission calls for constructing a… (Harde kaft)

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    144,95
  • Ernest Lepore boeken
    Ernest Lepore - Meaning and Argument

    Meaning and Argument shifts introductory logic from the traditional emphasis on proofs to the symbolization of arguments. Another of its distinctive features is that it shows how the need for expressive power and for drawing distinctions forces formal language… (Zachte kaft)

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    38,95
  • 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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    30,95
  • 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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    43,95
  • Sven Bernecker boeken
    Sven Bernecker - Knowledge

    In this anthology, distinguished editors Sven Bernecker and Fred Dretske offer the most comprehensive review available of contemporary epistemology. They bring together the most important and influential writings in the field, including selections that cover… (Zachte kaft)

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    59,95
  • 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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    83,95
  • David Deutsch boeken
    David Deutsch - Fabric of Reality

    A unique and somewhat daunting synthesis of ideas which unites Quantum Theory, and theories of computation, knowledge and evolution, and reveals the connections between these strands and the fabric of reality (Zachte kaft)

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    17,95
  • Douglas Kutach boeken
    Douglas Kutach - Causation

    Throughout history, the world and its operation have been viewed in terms of cause and effect. The principles of causation have been applied, fruitfully, across the sciences, law, and medicine, and in everyday life, despite the lack of any agreed-upon… (Zachte kaft)

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    24,95
  • Josh Weisberg boeken
    Josh Weisberg - Consciousness

    Each of us, right now, is having a unique conscious experience. Nothing is more basic to our lives as thinking beings and nothing, it seems, is better known to us. But the ever-expanding reach of natural science suggests that everything in our world is… (Zachte kaft)

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    24,95
  • 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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    15,95
  • Mark Johnston boeken
    Mark Johnston - Surviving Death

    "This outstanding book presents original and indeed brave views on a broad range of issues that are of compelling significance not only to philosophers but also to thinking people more generally. The argument proceeds with great subtlety and sophistication and… (Zachte kaft)

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    38,95
  • 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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    152,95
  • 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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    50,95
  • 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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    137,95
  • Dan Zahavi boeken
    Dan Zahavi - Self and Other

    Dan Zahavi engages with classical phenomenology, philosophy of mind, and a range of empirical disciplines to explore the nature of selfhood. He argues that the most fundamental level of selfhood is not socially constructed or dependent upon others, but accepts… (Harde kaft)

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    52,95
  • Duncan Pritchard boeken
    Duncan Pritchard - Philosophy of Luck

    Provides a curated collection of scholarship on the philosophy of luck. This book offers an in-depth examination of the concept of luck, which has often been overlooked in philosophical study. It includes discussions of luck from a range of philosophical… (Zachte kaft)

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    30,95
  • 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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    135,95
  • Ernest Lepore boeken
    Ernest Lepore - Meaning and Argument

    • Revised 2nd edition of this popular introduction to philosophy of logic and philosophy of language. (Zachte kaft)

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    65,95
  • 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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    112,95
  • 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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    66,95
  • 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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    28,95