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Download Schopenhauer & The Aesthetic Standpoint

Schopenhauer & The Aesthetic Standpoint

Philosophy | 144 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

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

Philosophy | 162 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

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...

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

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

Philosophy | 192 | 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...

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

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

Philosophy | 94 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

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

Philosophy | 130 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

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...

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

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

Philosophy | 97 | 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

Philosophy | 142 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

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

Philosophy | 146 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

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...

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

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

Philosophy | 142 | 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

Philosophy | 171 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

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)

Philosophy | 144 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

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...

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

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

Philosophy | 155 | 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 | 91 | 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

Philosophy | 175 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

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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Denken Wie Einstein: Was Wir Von Den Klügsten Köpfen Der Geschichte Lernen Können

Philosophy | 76 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Shai Tubali and Theresa Bäuerlein  |  Isbn: 978-3455503661  |  File size: 786.1 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Bewegten sich geniale Denker wie Albert Einstein, Sokrates oder Leonardo da Vinci in geistigen Höhen, die für die meisten von uns unerreichbar sind? Nein! Sie dachten nur anders als normale Menschen. Und von ihren Strategien, Probleme zu lösen, kann...

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Was Linke Denken: Ideen Von Marx Über Gramsci Zu Adorno, Habermas, Foucault & Co

Philosophy | 97 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Robert Misik  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 368.3 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 160  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Oft ist zu hören: Es herrscht Entideologisierung. »Links«, das ist doch heute mehr so ein Gefühl. Vorschnelle Befunde!, meint Robert Misik. Denn der zeitgemäße Linke hat sehr wohl ein paar Bruchstücke an Theorien im Kopf: Marx' Lehren über die Widersprüche des...

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Action & Appearance

Philosophy | 168 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Anna Yeatman  |  Isbn: 9781441101730  |  File size: 1.6 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 230  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy "The essays assembled in this book subtly explore the phenomenological basis of Hannah Arendt's thought, demonstrating how concepts such as appearance, disclosure, world and individuation underlie her understanding of thinking and acting. In revealing both the richness of...

Download Reasons & Recognition: Essays On The Philosophy Of T.m. Scanlon

Reasons & Recognition: Essays On The Philosophy Of T.m. Scanlon

Philosophy | 69 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: R. Jay Wallace and Rahul Kumar  |  Isbn: 9780199753673  |  File size: 1.8 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 408  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy For close to forty years now T.M. Scanlon has been one of the most important contributors to moral and political philosophy in the Anglo-American world. Through both his writing and his teaching, he has played a central role in shaping the questions with...

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Political Hermeneutics: The Early Thinking Of Hans-georg Gadamer

Philosophy | 176 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Robert R. Sullivan  |  Isbn: 9780271006703  |  File size: 13 MB  |  Year: 1989  |  Pages: 176  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy A distinct logic to Gadamer's early writings makes them more than mere precursors to the mature thought that appeared in Truth and Method. They contain their own, new and different, 'philosophical hermeneutics' and are worth reading with a fresh eye. The young Gadamer...

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Kritik Der Ethischen Gewalt: Adorno-vorlesungen 2002

Philosophy | 167 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Judith Butler  |  Isbn: 9783518293928  |  File size: 1 MB  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 180  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Kritik Der Ethischen Gewalt: Adorno-vorlesungen 2002 Download book...

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Critical Marxism In Mexico: Adolfo Sanchez Vazquez & Bolivar Echeverria

Philosophy | 157 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Stefan Gandler  |  Isbn: 9789004224285  |  File size: 2.6 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 468  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy In Critical Marxism in Mexico, Stefan Gandler, coming from the tradition of the Frankfurt School, reveals the contributions that Adolfo Sánchez Vázquez and Bolívar Echeverría have made to universal thought. While in recent times Latin America has taken its distance from...

Download Martin Heidegger, Gesamtausgabe. Überlegungen Vii – Xi: (schwarze Hefte 1938/39), Band 95

Martin Heidegger, Gesamtausgabe. Überlegungen Vii – Xi: (schwarze Hefte 1938/39), Band 95

Philosophy | 191 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Martin Heidegger  |  Isbn: 9783465038337  |  File size: 5.5 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 456  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Die von Heidegger sogenannten Schwarzen Hefte bilden ein in der deutschen Geistesgeschichte nicht nur des letzten Jahrhunderts einzigartiges Manuskript. Von 1931 bis zum Anfang der siebziger Jahre zeichnet Heidegger in vierunddreissig Wachstuchheften Gedanken und...

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Johann Gottlieb Fichte: Ein Deutscher Philosoph

Philosophy | 189 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Manfred Kühn  |  Isbn: 9783406630842  |  File size: 5.2 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 682  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Naiv und verletzlich, misstrauisch und mit der Leidenschaft einer Bulldogge verbissen in das, was ihm allein Halt geben kann - so tritt mir J.G. Fichte aus Manfred Kühns erhellender Biographie allzu menschlich, lebendig entgegen. Wie könnte ich mir die Spur philosophischer...

Download Martin Heidegger, Gesamtausgabe. Seminare. Kant – Leibniz – Schiller, Band 84.1

Martin Heidegger, Gesamtausgabe. Seminare. Kant – Leibniz – Schiller, Band 84.1

Philosophy | 196 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Martin Heidegger  |  Isbn: 9783465038108  |  File size: 12.5 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 894  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Der erste Teilband des umfangreichen Seminarbandes 84 der Gesamtausgabe gehort in den grossen Kontext von Martin Heideggers Auseinandersetzung mit Immanuel Kant und Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz. Leibniz ist fur Heidegger von herausragender Bedeutung fur die Geschichte der...

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An Introduction To Property Theory

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

Author: Eduardo M. Peñalver and Gregory S. Alexander  |  Isbn: 9780521130608  |  File size: 3.2 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 247  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy This book surveys the leading modern theories of property and then applies those theories to concrete contexts in which property issues have been especially controversial. The book's goal is neither to cover every conceivable theory nor to...

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