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Download Wittgenstein – Engelmann. Briefe, Begegnungen, Erinnerungen

Wittgenstein – Engelmann. Briefe, Begegnungen, Erinnerungen

Philosophy | 65 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Ilse Somavilla and Ludwig Wittgenstein  |  Isbn: 9783852185033  |  File size: 1.3 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 237  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Der vorliegende Band enthält die Korrespondenz zwischen dem Architekten, Kulturphilosophen und Literaten Paul Engelmann (1891-1965) und Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951), die sich - mit einer längeren Unterbrechung in späteren Jahren - von 1916 bis...

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The Philosophy Of Argument & Audience Reception

Philosophy | 145 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Christopher W. Tindale  |  Isbn: 9781107101111  |  File size: 897.9 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 258  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Recent work in argumentation theory has emphasized the nature of arguers and arguments along with various theoretical perspectives. Less attention has been given to the third feature of any argumentative situation - the audience. This book fills that gap by...

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The Praise of Folly (Princeton Classics)

Philosophy | 71 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Anthony Grafton and Desiderius Erasmus  |  Isbn: 978-0691165646  |  File size: 3.7 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 128  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Desiderius Erasmus (1466-1536) was a Dutch humanist, scholar, and social critic, and one of the most important figures of the Renaissance. The Praise of Folly is perhaps his best-known work. Originally written to amuse his friend Sir Thomas More,...

Download The Cosmos of Duty : Henry Sidgwick's Methods of Ethics

The Cosmos of Duty : Henry Sidgwick's Methods of Ethics

Philosophy | 75 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Roger Crisp  |  Isbn: 9780198716358  |  File size: 1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Roger Crisp presents a comprehensive study of Henry Sidgwick's The Methods of Ethics, a landmark work first published in 1874. Crisp argues that Sidgwick is largely right about many central issues in moral philosophy: the metaphysics and epistemology of ethics,...

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Kierkegaard, Eve & Metaphors Of Birth

Philosophy | 73 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Alison Assiter  |  Isbn: 9781783483242  |  File size: 1.1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy In a brilliant, richly contextualized ‘speculative’ naturalist (re-)reading of Kierkegaard, Alison Assiter makes out a powerful case that – as Indigenous peoples have known from time immemorial and most other moderns have all but forgotten – nature is our...

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Persons & Things: From The Body's Point Of View

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

Author: Roberto Esposito  |  Isbn: 9780745690650  |  File size: 377.3 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 144  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy What is the relationship between persons and things? And how does the body transform this relationship? In this highly original new book, Roberto Esposito - one of Italy’s leading political philosophers - considers these questions and shows that starting from...

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Last Works

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

Author: Bruce Rosenstock and Moses Mendelssohn  |  Isbn: 0252036875  |  File size: 4.6 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 252  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Moses Mendelssohn (1729-1786) was the central figure in the emancipation of European Jewry. His intellect, judgment, and tact won the admiration and friendship of illustrious contemporaries. Last Works includes, for the first time complete in and in a...

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Pilatus Und Jesus

Philosophy | 153 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Giorgio Agamben  |  Isbn: 9783957570222  |  File size: 503.4 KB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 63  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy In seinem Essay untersucht Giorgio Agamben als Prozessbeobachter die bekannteste Gerichtsentscheidung der Menschheitsgeschichte. In der von Pontius Pilatus geleiteten Verhandlung über das Schicksal Jesu treten zwei elementare Prinzipien in Konflikt: Geschichte trifft auf...

Download Emotional Minds: The Passions & The Limits Of Pure Inquiry In Early Modern Philosophy

Emotional Minds: The Passions & The Limits Of Pure Inquiry In Early Modern Philosophy

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

Author: Sabrina Ebbersmeyer  |  Isbn: 9783110260908  |  File size: 3 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 332  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The thoroughly contemporary question of the relationship between emotion and reason was debated with such complexity by the philosophers of the 17th century that their concepts remain a source of inspiration for today's research about the emotionality of the mind. The...

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Media After Kittler

Philosophy | 137 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Eleni Ikoniadou and Scott Wilson  |  Isbn: 9781783481224  |  File size: 1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 206  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Is it possible to incite a turn towards Media Philosophy, a field that accounts for the autonomy of media, for machine agency and for the new modalities of thought and subjectivity that these enable, rather than dwelling on representations, audiences and...

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Personal Identity: Complex Or Simple?

Philosophy | 170 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Georg Gasser and Matthias Stefan  |  Isbn: 9781107014442  |  File size: 3.8 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 273  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy We take it for granted that a person persists over time: when we make plans, we assume that we will carry them out; when we punish someone for a crime, we assume that she is the same person as the one who committed it. Metaphysical questions underlying...

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The Power Of Ideals: The Real Story Of Moral Choice

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

Author: Anne Colby and William Damon  |  Isbn: 9780199357741  |  File size: 1.6 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Cynicism often seems a smarter choice than idealism. There are reasons for this. Politicians have disappointed us time and again; trusted institutions have proven to be self-serving and corrupt; hopes for lasting world peace repeatedly have been dashed; and...

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Science & The Sociology Of Knowledge

Philosophy | 220 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Michael Mulkay  |  Isbn: 9781138782471  |  File size: 8.5 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 142  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy How far is scientific knowledge a product of social life? In addressing this question, the major contributors to the sociology of knowledge have agreed that the conclusions of science are dependent on social action only in a very special and limited sense. In Science and...

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Pierre Jovanovic, Le Mensonge Universel

Philosophy | 177 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Pierre Jovanovic  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 15.9 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages:  |  Language: French  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Le plus grand mensonge de l'histoire des religions est celui du Livre de la Genèse dans lequel il est écrit qu'ève est née d'une côte d'Adam, et qu'à cause de la pomme mangée dans le jardin d'Eden, elle a conduit l'Humanité à sa perte. Pourtant, une tablette sumérienne (antérieure de...

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Touching A Nerve: The Self As Brain

Philosophy | 143 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Patricia S Churchland  |  Isbn: 9780393058321  |  File size: 7.8 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 9  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy What happens when we accept that everything we feel and think stems not from an immaterial spirit but from electrical and chemical activity in our brains? In this thought-provoking narrative drawn from professional expertise as well as personal life experiences...

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Être Soi Avec Heidegger

Philosophy | 118 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Céline Belloq  |  Isbn: 978-2212543421  |  File size: 803.1 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 176  |  Language: French  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Figure incontournable du XXe siècle, Heidegger passe, auprès des non-initiés, pour un penseur obscur et inaccessible. Qu'il puisse nous aider à mieux vivre notre quotidien semble, soit une hérésie, soit une folle gageure. Pourtant, les interrogations que soulève sa...

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Hunting Down Social Darwinism: Will This Canard Go Extinct?

Philosophy | 151 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Stuart K. Hayashi  |  Isbn: 9780739186701  |  File size: 2.2 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 420  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Hunting Down Social Darwinism is the third and final installment in the trilogy, The Nature of Liberty. The trilogy gives a secular, ethical defense of laissez-faire capitalism, inspired by Ayn Rand’s ideas. The trilogy’s first book, The Freedom of Peaceful...

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Oxford Studies In Early Modern Philosophy: Volume Vi

Philosophy | 99 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Daniel Garber and Donald Rutherford  |  Isbn: 978-0199659609  |  File size: 1.6 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 400  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Oxford Studies in Early Modern Philosophy is an annual series, presenting a selection of the best current work in the history of early modern philosophy. It focuses on the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries -- the extraordinary period of...

Download Jewish Philosophical Politics In Germany, 1789-1848

Jewish Philosophical Politics In Germany, 1789-1848

Philosophy | 85 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Sven-Erik Rose  |  Isbn: 9781611685794  |  File size: 2 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 384  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy In this book Rose illuminates the extraordinary creativity of Jewish intellectuals as they reevaluated Judaism with the tools of a German philosophical tradition fast emerging as central to modern intellectual life. While previous work emphasizes the subversive dimensions...

Download Mehr Licht: Goethe Mit Newton Im Streit Um Die Farben

Mehr Licht: Goethe Mit Newton Im Streit Um Die Farben

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

Author: Olaf Müller  |  Isbn: 9783100022073  |  File size: 2.8 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 544  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Goethe als Naturwissenschaftler: eine Rehabilitation!§§Ob Goethe ganz zuletzt "Mehr Licht!" gesagt hat, werden wir nie erfahren. Fest steht, dass er es hätte sagen sollen: Der Spruch bringt Jahrzehnte seiner Forschung zu Farben, Licht und Finsternis auf den Punkt. Die...

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Morality & Capitalism: A Dialogue On Freedom

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

Author: David L. Kendall  |  Isbn: 9781503233249  |  File size: 491.9 KB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 177  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy "This creative and important book on the ethics of capitalism will be of interest to any involved in economics, business, government or ethics.  Unlike the usual case-study format of "Business Ethics," Kendall's innovative approach emphasizes the philosophical...

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The Life Of The Senses

Philosophy | 134 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: François Laplantine  |  Isbn: 1596057238  |  File size: 1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 376  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy This volume provides a wonderful introduction to the study of the senses in a variety of cultural contexts. The author's encyclopedic knowledge of film and ethnography makes these explorations uniquely well informed. Laplantine is teaching us to remove the philosophical...

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The Philosophy Of Play

Philosophy | 112 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Emily Ryall and Wendy Russell  |  Isbn: 978-1138833876  |  File size: 3.5 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 217  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Play is a vital component of the social life and well-being of both children and adults. This book examines the concept of play and considers a variety of the related philosophical issues. It also includes meta-analyses from a range of philosophers and...

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The Columbia History Of Western Philosophy

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

Author: Richard H. Popkin  |  Isbn: 9780231101295  |  File size: 16.7 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 864  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Richard Popkin has assembled 63 leading scholars to forge a highly approachable chronological account of the development of Western philosophical traditions. From Plato to Wittgenstein and from Aquinas to Heidegger, this volume provides lively, in-depth, and...

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Hannah Arendt Oder Die Liebe Zur Welt

Philosophy | 154 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Alois Prinz  |  Isbn: 9783458358725  |  File size: 779 KB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 326  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Hannah Arendt (1906–1975) ist eine der bedeutendsten Denkerinnen des 20. Jahrhunderts. In einer Zeit, als Frauen an der Universität noch eine Ausnahme waren, studierte sie u. a. bei Martin Heidegger und Edmund Husserl und promovierte 1928 bei Karl Jaspers. Mit dem 17 Jahre...

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