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The Routledge Companion To Philosophy Of Science, 2 Edition

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Author: Martin Curd and Stathis Psillos  |  Isbn: 9780415518758  |  File size: 2.8 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 736  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy This is an indispensable reference source and guide to the major themes, debates, problems, and topics in the philosophy of science. It contains 62 specially commissioned entries by a leading team of international contributors. Download book...

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The Art Of Wandering: The Writer As Walker

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Author: Merlin Coverley  |  Isbn: 9781842433706  |  File size: 1 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB, MOBI, AZW3  |  Category: Philosophy A philosophical history of that strange but prolific hybrid—the writer as walker From the peripatetic philosophers of Ancient Greece to the streets of 20th-century London, Paris, and New York, the figure of writer as walker has continued to evolve through the...

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Cannibal Metaphysics

Philosophy | 156 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Eduardo Viveiros de Castro and Peter Skafish  |  Isbn: 9781937561215  |  File size: 3.7 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 44  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The iconoclastic Brazilian anthropologist and theoretician Eduardo Viveiros de Castro, well known in his discipline for helping initiate its “ontological turn,” offers a vision of anthropology as “the practice of the...

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Die Theorie des Guten in Aristoteles' ""Nikomachischer Ethik

Philosophy | 139 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Philipp Br Llmann and Philipp Brüllmann  |  Isbn: 9783110227864  |  File size: 3.1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy This book offers a new interpretation of the theory of the good in Aristotle´s Nicomachean Ethics. In a careful reading focusing particularly on the first chapters, the author argues that Aristotle has a more complex relationship to a teleological...

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Being As Communion

Philosophy | 216 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: William A. Dembski  |  Isbn: 9780754638582  |  File size: 1.2 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 236  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy In Being as Communion philosopher and mathematician William Dembski provides a non-technical overview of his work on information. Dembski attempts to make good on the promise of John Wheeler, Paul Davies, and others that information is poised to replace matter as the...

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Mad Like Artaud (Univocal)

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Author: Joanna Spinks and Sylvère Lotringer  |  Isbn: 9781937561413  |  File size: 2.4 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 242  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Those who are mad like Antonin Artaud, are they just as mad as he was? Madness, like the plague, is contagious, and everyone, from his psychiatrists to his disciples, family, and critics, everyone who gets close to Artaud, seems to participate in his...

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Fanon & The Decolonization Of Philosophy

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Author: Elizabeth A. Hoppe, Mireille Fanon-Mendès France, and Tracey Nicholls  |  Isbn: 9780739141250  |  File size: 4.5 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 299  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Fanon and the Decolonization of Philosophy explores the range of ways in which Frantz Fanon's decolonization theory can reveal new answers to perennial philosophical questions and new paths to social justice. The aim...

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Dge Guidebook To Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics

Philosophy | 206 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Gerard J Hughes  |  Isbn: 9780415663854  |  File size: 1.7 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 288  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Written by one of the most important founding figures of Western philosophy, Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethicsrepresents a critical point in the study of ethics which has influenced the direction of modern philosophy. TheRoutledge Guidebook to Aristotle’s...

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Chuang-tzu (chinese-english Bilingual Edition)

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Author: Chuang Tzu, Fung Yu-lan, and Zhuang Zi  |  Isbn: 9787513525053  |  File size: 1 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 217  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB, MOBI  |  Category: Philosophy Chuang Tzu's philosophy represents the main current of the Taoistic teaching and the Chuang-tzu text is widely regarded as both deeply insightful in thought and as an achievement of the Chinese poetical essay form;Feng's translation includes...

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Presumption & The Practices Of Tentative Cognition

Philosophy | 163 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Nicholas Rescher  |  Isbn: 9780521864749  |  File size: 1.2 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 198  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Presumption is a remarkably versatile and pervasively useful resource. Firmly grounded in the law of evidence from its origins in classical antiquity, it made its way in the days of medieval scholasticism into the theory and practice of disputation and debate....

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Debating Brain Drain: May Governments Restrict Emigration? (debating Ethics)

Philosophy | 78 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Gillian Brock and Michael Blake  |  Isbn: 978-0199315628  |  File size: 1.7 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 304  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Many of the best and brightest citizens of developing countries choose to emigrate to wealthier societies, taking their skills and educations with them. What do these people owe to their societies of origin? May developing societies legitimately demand...

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Schopenhauer & The Aesthetic Standpoint

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Author: Sophia Vasalou  |  Isbn: 9781107024403  |  File size: 2 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 244  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy With its pessimistic vision and bleak message of world-denial, it has often been difficult to know how to engage with Schopenhauer's philosophy. His arguments have seemed flawed and his doctrines marred by inconsistencies; his very pessimism almost too flamboyant to be...

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The Routledge Guidebook To Heidegger's Being & Time

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Author: Stephen Mulhall  |  Isbn: 9780415664448  |  File size: 1 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The Routledge Guidebook to Heidegger’s Being and Time examines the work of one of the most controversial thinkers of the twentieth century. Heidegger’s writings are notoriously difficult, requiring careful reading. This book analyses his first major...

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Political Islam, Iran, & The Enlightenment: Philosophies Of Hope & Despair

Philosophy | 197 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Ali Mirsepassi  |  Isbn: 9780521745901  |  File size: 3 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy "'This text is an extremely valuable and timely contribution to the debate. Mirsepassi's study shows clearly how the critique of the 'West' appropriated by a series of Islamist writers and thinkers, is itself a product of the Western discourse and by extension an integral...

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John Searle's Philosophy Of Language: Force, Meaning & Mind

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Author: Savas L. Tsohatzidis  |  Isbn: 978-0521866279  |  File size: 1.9 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 309  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy This is a volume of original essays on key aspects of John Searle's philosophy of language. Written by a distinguished team of contemporary philosophers, and prefaced by an illuminating essay by Searle, it aims to suggest innovative approaches to fundamental...

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Manifesto Of New Realism

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Author: Maurizio Ferraris and Sarah De Sanctis  |  Isbn: 9781438453774  |  File size: 512.2 KB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 124  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Retraces the history of postmodern philosophy and proposes solutions to overcome its impasses. Philosophical realism has taken a number of different forms, each applied to different topics and set against different forms of idealism and...

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Images Of Anarchy: The Rhetoric & Science In Hobbes's State Of Nature

Philosophy | 103 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Ioannis D. Evrigenis  |  Isbn: 131660800X  |  File size: 20.4 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 312  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Hobbes's concept of the natural condition of mankind became an inescapable point of reference for subsequent political thought, shaping the theories of emulators and critics alike, and has had a profound impact on our understanding of human nature, anarchy, and...

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The Virtues Of Happiness: A Theory Of The Good Life

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Author: Paul Bloomfield  |  Isbn: 9780199827367  |  File size: 1.3 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy As children, we learn life is unfair: bad things happen to good people and good things happen to bad people. So, it is natural to ask, "Why play fairly in an unfair world? If being immoral will get you what you want and you know you can't get caught, why not do it?" The...

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Foundations Of Confucian Thought

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Author: Yuri Pines  |  Isbn: 9780824823962  |  File size: 2.6 MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 440  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy This ambitious work focuses on the world of Chinese thought during the Chunqiu (Springs and Autumns) period (722-451 B.C.E.), the two and a half centuries directly preceding and partly overlapping the time of Confucius, China's single most influential thinker. Ideas developed...

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The Spatial Language Of Time: Metaphor, Metonymy, & Frames Of Reference

Philosophy | 149 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Kevin Ezra Moore  |  Isbn: 9789027223968  |  File size: 1.6 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 366  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The Spatial Language of Time presents a crosslinguistically valid state-of-the-art analysis of space-to-time metaphors, using data mostly from English and Wolof (Africa) but additionally from Japanese and other languages. Metaphors are analyzed in terms of their most...

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Pourquoi La Musique ? : Son Importance Dans La Vie Des Enfants

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Author: Monique Désy Proulx  |  Isbn: 978-2896196401  |  File size: 102.8 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 271  |  Language: French  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy La musique fait partie intégrante de la vie des enfants et les études montrent qu'elle est bien plus qu'un loisir ou un divertissement. Témoignant d'une riche et profonde réflexion, Pourquoi la musique ? propose aux lecteurs d'explorer les vastes territoires que...

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On Immigration & Refugees (Thinking in Action)

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Author: Michael Dummett  |  Isbn: 9780415227087  |  File size: 755.7 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 176  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Michael Dummett, philosopher and social critic, was one of the sharpest and most prominent commentators and campaigners for the fair treatment of immigrants and refugees in Britain and Europe. This book insightfully draws together his thoughts on this major issue for...

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The Sublime In Modern Philosophy: Aesthetics, Ethics, & Nature

Philosophy | 169 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Emily Brady  |  Isbn: 9780521194143  |  File size: 3.7 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy In The Sublime in Modern Philosophy: Aesthetics, Ethics, and Nature, Emily Brady takes a fresh look at the sublime and shows why it endures as a meaningful concept in contemporary philosophy. In a reassessment of historical approaches, the first part of the book identifies...

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Punishment, Compensation, & Law: A Theory Of Enforceability

Philosophy | 98 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Mark R. Reiff  |  Isbn: 9780521174237  |  File size: 1.8 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 112  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy This book is the first comprehensive study of the meaning and measure of enforceability. While we have long debated what restraints should govern the conduct of our social life, we have paid relatively little attention to the question of what it means to make a restraint...

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Lucretius: Poetry, Philosophy, Science

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Author: A. D. Morrison, Alison Sharrock, and Daryn Lehoux  |  Isbn: 9780199605408  |  File size: 2.3 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 93  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Lucretius' didactic masterpiece De Rerum Natura (On the Nature of Things) is one of the most brilliant and powerful poems in the Latin language, a passionate attempt at dispelling humanity's fear of death and its enslavement by false...

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