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Download A Defense Of Abortion

A Defense Of Abortion

Philosophy | 114 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Other  |  Isbn: 9780521520355  |  File size: 1.5 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 366  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The central thesis of philosopher David Boonin is that the moral case against abortion can be shown to be unsuccessful on terms that critics of abortion can and do accept. Critically examining a wide array of arguments that have attempted to establish that every human fetus has a...

Download Die Protestantische Ethik Und Der Geist Des Kapitalismus: Vollständige Ausgabe

Die Protestantische Ethik Und Der Geist Des Kapitalismus: Vollständige Ausgabe

Philosophy | 205 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Max Weber  |  Isbn: 9783406602009  |  File size: 834.6 KB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 432  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Max Webers berühmte Studie zur Protestantischen Ethik hat bis heute nichts von ihrer Faszination eingebüßt. Ausgehend von der Frage, worin die Besonderheit der abendländischen Moderne besteht, beginnt Max Weber mit der Suche nach den Grundlagen und Voraussetzungen des...

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Natural-born Cyborgs: Minds, Technologies, & The Future Of Human Intelligence

Philosophy | 164 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Andy Clark  |  Isbn: 9780195177510  |  File size: 1.9 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy From Robocop to the Terminator to Eve 8, no image better captures our deepest fears about technology than the cyborg, the person who is both flesh and metal, brain and electronics. But philosopher and cognitive scientist Andy Clark sees it differently. Cyborgs, he writes, are...

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The Path Of Reason – A Philosophy Of Nonbelief

Philosophy | 210 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Bruce A. Smith  |  Isbn: 978-0875865799  |  File size: 6.1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 228  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Smith, a business analyst at a computer software firm who was once a conservative Christian, seeks to eliminate misconceptions about atheism and skepticism by examining faith and reason, the two means by which we evaluate our world. Writing for those who are confused by...

Download Collective Emotions: Perspectives From Psychology, Philosophy, & Sociology

Collective Emotions: Perspectives From Psychology, Philosophy, & Sociology

Philosophy | 127 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Christian von Scheve and Mikko Salmella  |  Isbn: 9780199659180  |  File size: 4.5 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 480  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Although collective emotions have a long tradition in scientific inquiry, for instance in mass psychology and the sociology of rituals and social movements, their importance for individuals and the social world has never been more obvious than in...

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Thinking About Crime (revised Edition)

Philosophy | 123 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: James Wilson  |  Isbn: 9780465048830  |  File size: 1.1 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 281  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy As crime rates inexorably rose during the tumultuous years of the 1970s, disputes over how to handle the violence sweeping the nation quickly escalated. James Q. Wilson redefined the public debate by offering a brilliant and provocative new argument--that criminal activity...

Download Anima Mundi: The Rise Of The World Soul Theory In Modern German Philosophy

Anima Mundi: The Rise Of The World Soul Theory In Modern German Philosophy

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

Author: Miklós Vassányi  |  Isbn: 978-9048187959  |  File size: 4 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 454  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy This work presents and philosophically analyzes the early modern and modern history of the theory concerning the soul of the world, anima mundi. The initial question of the investigation is why there was a revival of this theory in the time of the early German...

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Elegy For Theory

Philosophy | 104 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: D. N. Rodowick  |  Isbn: 9780674088153  |  File size: 2.2 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 298  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Rhetorically charged debates over theory have divided humanities scholars for decades. Rodowick steps back from arguments pro and con to assess why theory has become such a deeply contested concept. Far from lobbying for a return to the “high theory” of the...

Download Paul's Summons To Messianic Life: Political Theology & The Coming Awakening

Paul's Summons To Messianic Life: Political Theology & The Coming Awakening

Philosophy | 131 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: L. L. Welborn  |  Isbn: 9780231171311  |  File size: 5.7 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 152  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Taubes, Badiou, Agamben, Zizek, Reinhard, and Santner have found in the Apostle Paul's emphasis on neighbor-love a positive paradigm for politics. By thoroughly reexamining Pauline eschatology, L. L. Welborn suggests that neighbor-love depends upon an orientation toward...

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Tibetan Buddhism: A Very Short Introduction

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

Author: Matthew T. Kapstein  |  Isbn: 9780199735129  |  File size: 1.7 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 150  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The Tibetan Buddhist tradition has known over thirteen centuries of continuous development. During that time, it has spread among the neighboring peoples - the Mongol, Himalayan, and Siberian peoples, Manchus and Chinese. At its height is has been practiced in...

Download The Aesthetico-political: The Question Of Democracy In Merleau-ponty, Arendt, & Rancière

The Aesthetico-political: The Question Of Democracy In Merleau-ponty, Arendt, & Rancière

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

Author: Martín Plot  |  Isbn: 9781501319648  |  File size: 964.6 KB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 184  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy This study uses new arguments to reinvestigate the relation between aesthetics and politics in the contemporary debates on democratic theory and radical democracy. First, Carl Schmitt and Claude Lefort help delineate the contours of an aesthetico-political understanding of...

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The Routledge Companion To Eighteenth Century Philosophy

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

Author: Aaron Garrett  |  Isbn: 9780415774895  |  File size: 4.4 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 874  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The Eighteenth century is one of the most important periods in the history of Western philosophy, witnessing philosophical, scientific, and social and political change on a vast scale. In spite of this, there are few single volume overviews of the philosophy of the period...

Download Philosophy & The Puzzles Of Hamlet: A Study Of Shakespeare's Method

Philosophy & The Puzzles Of Hamlet: A Study Of Shakespeare's Method

Philosophy | 91 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Leon Harold Craig  |  Isbn: 978-1501317286  |  File size: 5.5 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 296  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy “This book holds its own with other books on Shakespeare's plays, especially other books devoted to Hamlet. Mr. Craig takes other scholars into account, from A.C. Bradley to Harold Bloom, and because of his conversancy with these many other scholars, without...

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Science & The World: Philosophical Approaches

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

Author: Jeffrey Foss  |  Isbn: 9781551116242  |  File size: 7.3 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 580  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The essential readings in this anthology examine not only scientific practice, but also the relationship between science and our ethical and religious beliefs. Download book...

Download Dialectics Of The Ideal: Evald Ilyenkov & Creative Soviet Marxism

Dialectics Of The Ideal: Evald Ilyenkov & Creative Soviet Marxism

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

Author: Alex Levant  |  Isbn: 9789004230972  |  File size: 1.4 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 222  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy In Dialectics of the Ideal: Evald Ilyenkov and Creative Soviet Marxism Levant and Oittinen provide a window into the subterranean tradition of 'creative' Soviet Marxism, which developed on the margins of the Soviet academe and remains largely outside the orbit of...

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Metaethics: A Contemporary Introduction

Philosophy | 131 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Mark van Roojen  |  Isbn: 9780415894425  |  File size: 3.7 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 337  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Metaethics: A Contemporary Introduction provides a solid foundation in metaethics for advanced undergraduates by introducing a series of puzzles that most metaethical theories address. These puzzles involve moral disagreement, reference, moral epistemology, metaphysics,...

Download Archetypes Of Wisdom: An Introduction To Philosophy (9th Edtion)

Archetypes Of Wisdom: An Introduction To Philosophy (9th Edtion)

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

Author: Douglas J. Soccio  |  Isbn: 978-1285874319  |  File size: 113.5 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 640  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy ARCHETYPES OF WISDOM, 9E uses a historical approach to bring philosophy to life through lively narratives, engaging illustrations, and a student-friendly writing style. Using its signature conversational prose, the textbook guides students through the lives and...

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Freedom to Fail: Heidegger's Anarchy

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

Author: Peter Trawny  |  Isbn: 9780745695235  |  File size: 388.8 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 104  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Martin Heidegger is widely regarded as one of the most influential philosophers of the twentieth-century, and his seminal text Being and Time is considered one of the most significant texts in contemporary philosophy. Yet his name has also been mired in controversy...

Download Futurity In Phenomenology: Promise & Method In Husserl, Levinas, & Derrida

Futurity In Phenomenology: Promise & Method In Husserl, Levinas, & Derrida

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

Author: Neal DeRoo  |  Isbn: 9780823244645  |  File size: 2 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy From Husserl's account of protention to the recent turn to eschatology in "theological" phenomenology, the future has always been a key aspect of phenomenological theories of time. This book offers the first sustained reflection on the significance of futurity for the...

Download Sunlight Speech That Dispels The Darkness Of Doubt: Sublime Prayers, Praises, & Practices Of The Nyingma Masters

Sunlight Speech That Dispels The Darkness Of Doubt: Sublime Prayers, Praises, & Practices Of The Nyingma Masters

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

Author: Thinley Norbu  |  Isbn: 9781570622441  |  File size: 875.8 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 170  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Brief teachings, prayers, and liturgies by famous Tibetan Buddhist scholar-saints from medieval to modern times. With the wish to inspire and motivate practitioners, Kyabje Thinley Norbu Rinpoche has translated a selection of wisdom teachings into direct and simple...

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Das Große Buch Vom Glücklichen Leben – Gesammelte Werke

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

Author: Seneca  |  Isbn: 9783730601754  |  File size: 2.8 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 704  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Der antike römische Philosoph Seneca war ein freier, unabhängiger Geist. Seine Schriften sind klar formuliert und noch dem heutigen Leser unmittelbar verständlich. Sein humanitär grundiertes Denken kreist um die Kunst der Lebensführung, die zu Seelenruhe und innerer Freiheit...

Download Philosophy & Education: An Introduction To Key Questions & Themes

Philosophy & Education: An Introduction To Key Questions & Themes

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Author: Joanna Haynes and Ken Gale  |  Isbn: 9780415536189  |  File size: 712.4 KB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 157  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Written specifically for education studies students, this accessible text offers a clear introduction to philosophy and education. It skilfully guides readers through this challenging and sometimes complex area bringing key philosophical ideas and questions...

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Substance: Its Nature & Existence

Philosophy | 185 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Gary S. Rosenkrantz and Joshua Hoffman  |  Isbn: 9780415140324  |  File size: 779.7 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Substance has been a leading idea in the history of Western philosophy. Joshua Hoffman and Gary S. Rosenkrantz explain the nature and existence of individual substances, including both living things and inanimate objects. Specifically written for...

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Rethinking Jewish Philosophy: Beyond Particularism & Universalism

Philosophy | 77 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Aaron W. Hughes  |  Isbn: 9780199356812  |  File size: 2.7 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Jewish thought is, in many ways, a paradox. Is it theology or is it philosophy? Does it use universal methods to articulate Judaism's particularity or does it justify Judaism's particularity with appeals to illuminating the universal? These two sets of claims are...

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Hegel Und Wir

Philosophy | 161 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Albrecht Koschorke  |  Isbn: 9783518586204  |  File size: 5.4 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 238  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Welche Faktoren lassen eine kulturelle Großerzählung entstehen und wirkmächtig werden? Insbesondere die grandiose narrative Syntheseleistung, die Hegel mit seiner Geschichtsphilosophie gelingt, provoziert nach wie vor eine Antwort auf diese Frage. Und so ist es der...

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