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Download Between Levinas & Lacan: Self, Other, Ethics

Between Levinas & Lacan: Self, Other, Ethics

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

Author: Mari Ruti  |  Isbn: 9781628926392  |  File size: 715 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Levinas and Lacan, two giants of contemporary theory, represent schools of thought that seem poles apart. In this major new work, Mari Ruti charts the ethical terrain between them. At first glance, Levinansian and Lacanian approaches may seem more or less incompatible, and in...

Download Geraud De Cordemoy: Six Discourses On The Distinction Between The Body & The Soul

Geraud De Cordemoy: Six Discourses On The Distinction Between The Body & The Soul

Philosophy | 180 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Steven Nadler  |  Isbn: 9780198713319  |  File size: 754.9 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 176  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Steven Nadler presents the first English translation of a seminal work in the history of early modern philosophy. Geraud de Cordemoy's Six Discourses on the Distinction Between the Soul and the Body (originally published in French in 1666) offers an account of the mind...

Download Belief About The Self: A Defense Of The Property Theory Of Content

Belief About The Self: A Defense Of The Property Theory Of Content

Philosophy | 199 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Neil Feit  |  Isbn: 9780195341362  |  File size: 1.9 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 212  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Philosophers typically suppose that the contents of our beliefs and other cognitive attitudes are propositions-things that might be true or false, and their truth values do not vary from time to time, place to place, or person to person. Neil Feit argues that this view breaks...

Download Abd al-Latif al-Bagdadi's Philosophical Journey : From Aristotle's Metaphysics to the 'Metaphysical Science'

Abd al-Latif al-Bagdadi's Philosophical Journey : From Aristotle's Metaphysics to the 'Metaphysical Science'

Philosophy | 88 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Cecilia Martini Bonadeo  |  Isbn: 9789004249165  |  File size: 2.6 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 378  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Although the philosopher Abd al-La f al-Ba d d (1162 -1231) received an extensive education in the thought of Avicenna, he still journeyed long in search of true philosophy. It was in Cairo that he finally discovered a model of philosophical metaphysics rooted in...

Download The Highway Of Despair: Critical Theory After Hegel

The Highway Of Despair: Critical Theory After Hegel

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

Author: Robyn Marasco  |  Isbn: 9780231168663  |  File size: 399.9 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy G. W. F. Hegel's "highway of despair," introduced in his Phenomenology of Spirit, refers to the tortured path traveled by "natural consciousness" on its way to freedom. Despair is the passionate residue of Hegelian critique. Through an eclectic cast of thinkers, Robyn...

Download Im Namen Der Freiheit: Leben Und Philosophie Des Albert Camus

Im Namen Der Freiheit: Leben Und Philosophie Des Albert Camus

Philosophy | 214 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Michel Onfray  |  Isbn: 9783813505337  |  File size: 655.2 KB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 576  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Michel Onfray feiert Albert Camus als hochaktuellen Denker und Freiheitskämpfer An seinem 100. Geburtstag ist Albert Camus' Denken aktueller denn je: Mut, Mäßigung, Ehrlichkeit, Menschlichkeit, Gerechtigkeit. Michel Onfray porträtiert ihn als Vorbild gerade für...

Download From Hegel to Windelband : Historiography of Philosophy in the 19th Century

From Hegel to Windelband : Historiography of Philosophy in the 19th Century

Philosophy | 201 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Gerald Hartung and Valentin Pluder  |  Isbn: 9783110324488  |  File size: 586.6 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 247  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy In the 19th century, the history of philosophy becomes the history of a particular science. Modern philosophical historiography is an ambivalent project. On the one hand, we find an affirmative concept of Bildung through tradition and historical...

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The Life Of Lines

Philosophy | 192 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Tim Ingold  |  Isbn: 9780415576864  |  File size: 4.1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 235  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy To live, every being must put out a line, and in life these lines tangle with one another. This book is a study of the life of lines. Following on from Tim Ingold's groundbreaking work Lines: A Brief History, it offers a wholly original series of meditations on life, ground,...

Download Peace Of Mind: Becoming Fully Present

Peace Of Mind: Becoming Fully Present

Philosophy | 174 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Thich Nhat Hanh  |  Isbn: 9781937006440  |  File size: 809.8 KB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 161  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB, MOBI, AZW3  |  Category: Philosophy We can’t heal with our minds alone. Thinking can be something productive and creative, but without integrating body and mind, much of our thinking is useless and unproductive. In Peace of Mind, Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh reminds us that integrating...

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True Emotions

Philosophy | 119 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Mikko Salmela  |  Isbn: 9789027241597  |  File size: 888.4 KB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 305  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy True Emotions discusses several key problems in emotion research. The question about the true nature of emotions focuses on the role of cognition in human emotions at different levels of analysis: functional role, types of processes and representations, and neural...

Download Decolonizing Democracy: Intersections Of Philosophy & Postcolonial Theory

Decolonizing Democracy: Intersections Of Philosophy & Postcolonial Theory

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

Author: Ferit Güven  |  Isbn: 9780739199572  |  File size: 849.3 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 145  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Decolonizing Democracy: Intersections of Philosophy and Postcolonial Theory analyzes the concept and the discourse of democracy. Ferit Güven demonstrates how democracy is deployed as a neo-colonial tool to discipline and further subjugate formerly colonized peoples and...

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Value In Capitalist Society

Philosophy | 207 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Paul Cobben  |  Isbn: 9789004294295  |  File size: 946 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 194  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Marx's analysis of the commodity results in his conception of Capital as substance in the form of alienation. While Hegel claims that substance can be understood as the realization of freedom, Marx shows this freedom to be alienated labor: abstract labor, which Marx...

Download A Clinician's Guide to Teaching Mindfulness

A Clinician's Guide to Teaching Mindfulness

Philosophy | 126 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Christiane Wolf  |  Isbn: 9781626251397  |  File size: 2.5 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 200  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Mindfulness-based interventions have exploded in popularity due to their success in treating everything from everyday stress to more serious mental health conditions such as depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). This breakthrough book provides...

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Software Theory: A Cultural & Philosophical Study

Philosophy | 67 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Federica Frabetti  |  Isbn: 9781783481972  |  File size: 1.7 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 220  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The cultural and philosophical study of software is crucial, both within and outside of the university, at an international level and across disciplines. Software is increasingly considered the focus of digital media studies because of the perceived need to address the...

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Radicalizing Enactivism: Basic Minds Without Content

Philosophy | 74 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Daniel D. Hutto and Erik Myin  |  Isbn: 9780262018548  |  File size: 926.7 KB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 233  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Most of what humans do and experience is best understood in terms of dynamically unfolding interactions with the environment. Many philosophers and cognitive scientists now acknowledge the critical importance of situated, environment-involving embodied...

Download Encounters Of Mind: Luminosity & Personhood In Indian & Chinese Thought

Encounters Of Mind: Luminosity & Personhood In Indian & Chinese Thought

Philosophy | 108 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Douglas L. Berger  |  Isbn: 978-1438454740  |  File size: 2.6 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 262  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Discusses the journey of Buddhist ideas on awareness and personhood from India to China. Encounters of Mind explores a crucial step in the philosophical journey of Buddhism from India to China, and what influence this step, once taken, had on Chinese thought in a...

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Honor In Political & Moral Philosophy

Philosophy | 110 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Peter Olsthoorn  |  Isbn: 9781438455471  |  File size: 1.8 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Argues for revitalizing the place of honor in contemporary life. In this history of the development of ideas of honor in Western philosophy, Peter Olsthoorn examines what honor is, how its meaning has changed, and whether it can still be of use. Political and moral...

Download Romanticism & Philosophy: Thinking With Literature

Romanticism & Philosophy: Thinking With Literature

Philosophy | 215 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Sophie Laniel-Musitelli and Thomas Constantinesco  |  Isbn: 9781138805507  |  File size: 1.1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 274  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy This volume brings together a wide range of scholars to offer new perspectives on the relationship between Romanticism and philosophy. The entanglement of Romantic literature with philosophy is increasingly recognized, just as...

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Steve Jobs & Philosophy

Philosophy | 188 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Shawn E. Klein  |  Isbn: 9780812698893  |  File size: 2.2 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 288  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy In Steve Jobs and Philosophy sixteen philosophers take a close look at the inspiring yet often baffling world of Steve Jobs. What can we learn about business ethics from the example of Jobs? What are the major virtues of a creative innovator? How could Jobs successfully...

Download Antigone, in Her Unbearable Splendor: New Essays on Jacques Lacan's The Ethics of Psychoanalysis

Antigone, in Her Unbearable Splendor: New Essays on Jacques Lacan's The Ethics of Psychoanalysis

Philosophy | 160 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Charles Freeland  |  Isbn: 9781438446486  |  File size: 4.2 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 328  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy A study of Lacan’s engagement with the Western philosophical traditions of ethical and political thought in his seventh seminar and later work. With its privileging of the unconscious, Jacques Lacan’s psychoanalytic thought would seem to be at odds with the...

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Jürgen Habermas: Eine Biographie

Philosophy | 100 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Stefan Müller-Doohm  |  Isbn: 9783518424339  |  File size: 12.1 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 750  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Nach mehrjährigen Forschungen, intensiver Recherche und ausführlichen Gesprächen mit Weggefährten, Zeitzeugen sowie mit Habermas selbst legt Stefan Müller-Doohm nun die erste umfassende Biographie des bedeutendsten Intellektuellen unserer Zeit vor. Sie beleuchtet...

Download Agency & The Foundations Of Ethics: Nietzschean Constitutivism

Agency & The Foundations Of Ethics: Nietzschean Constitutivism

Philosophy | 93 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Paul Katsafanas  |  Isbn: 9780198748144  |  File size: 1.4 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 288  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Paul Katsafanas explores how we might justify normative claims as diverse as "murder is wrong" and "agents have reason to take the means to their ends." He offers an original account of constitutivism--the view that we can justify certain normative claims by showing that...

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Philosophy & The Sciences For Everyone

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

Author: Michela Massimi  |  Isbn: 9781138785434  |  File size: 3.4 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 165  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy What is the origin of our universe? What are dark matter and dark energy? What is our role in the universe as human beings capable of knowledge? What makes us intelligent cognitive agents seemingly endowed with consciousness? Scientific research across both the physical...

Download Historical Dictionary Of Ancient Greek Philosophy, Second Edition

Historical Dictionary Of Ancient Greek Philosophy, Second Edition

Philosophy | 211 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Anthony Preus  |  Isbn: 9781442246386  |  File size: 2.6 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 540  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The ancient Greeks were not only the founders of western philosophy, but the actual term "philosophy" is Greek in origin, most likely dating back to the late sixth century BC. Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, Pythagoras, Euclid, and Thales are but a few of the better-known...

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All About Science: Philosophy, History, Sociology & Communication

Philosophy | 158 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Lui Lam and Maria Burguete  |  Isbn: 9789814472920  |  File size: 9.3 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 455  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy There is a lot of confusion and misconception concerning science. The nature and contents of science is an unsettled problem. For example, Thales of 2,600 years ago is recognized as the father of science but the word science was introduced only in the 14th...

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