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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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    36,95
  • Briggs boeken
    Briggs - Uncertainty

    This book presents a philosophical approach to probability and probabilistic thinking, considering the underpinnings of probabilistic reasoning and modeling, which effectively underlie everything in data science. The ultimate goal is to call into… (Harde kaft)

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    88,95
  • W V Quine boeken
    W V Quine - From a Logical Point of View

    Several of these essays have been printed whole in journals; others are in varying degrees new. Two main themes run through them. One is the problem of meaning, particularly as involved in the notion of an analytic statement. The other is the notion of… (Zachte kaft)

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    33,95
  • Patrick Baert boeken
    Patrick Baert - The Existentialist Moment

    Jean-Paul Sartre is often seen as the quintessential public intellectual, but this was not always the case. Until the mid-1940s he was not so well-known, even in France. Then suddenly, in a very short period of time, Sartre became an intellectual celebrity. (Harde kaft)

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    81,95
  • 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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    15,95
  • 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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    38,95
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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… (Zachte kaft)

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    27,95
  • Mieke Mosmuller boeken
    Mieke Mosmuller - The art of thinking

    For most people Intelligence is a beloved talent, a capacity to be proud of. At school it is one of the first things to be examined. There are diverse tests to measure the IQ quantitatively. Besides, human intelligence is the example for artificial… (Zachte kaft)

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    20,00
  • 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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    30,95
  • Slavoj Zizek boeken
    Slavoj Zizek - Metastases of Enjoyment

    A disturbing and radical examination of the status of women and the role of violence in contemporary culture and politics. (Harde kaft)

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    24,95
  • 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
  • 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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    12,95
  • Peter Smith boeken
    Peter Smith - Introduction to Goedel's Theorems

    A clear and accessible treatment of Godel's famous, intriguing, but much misunderstood incompleteness theorems, extensively revised in a second edition. (Zachte kaft)

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    38,95