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Die Welt Der Philosophen

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

Author: Siegfried König  |  Isbn: 978-1479170906  |  File size: 262.3 KB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 226  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Die Fragen der Philosophie gehen uns alle an. Doch ohne ein Studium steht mancher ratlos vor der Fülle an Theorien, die sich in über 2000 Jahren angesammelt haben. Siegfried König gelingt es, dem Leser in einfachen und verständlichen Worten einen lebendigen Überblick...

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Die Sehnsucht Im Herzen Der Artischocke: Eine Gemüsekulturgeschichte

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

Author: Evelyne Bloch-Dano  |  Isbn: 9783312005789  |  File size: 788.9 KB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 153  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Die Kochkunst feiert Hochkonjunktur, aber dem Gemüse bringen wir beim Kochen und Essen nur wenig Achtung entgegen. Dabei ist das Gemüse der verkannte Superheld im Garten. Unauffällig und treu macht es uns zu dem, was wir sind. Fast vergessene Sonderlinge wie...

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Pathologies Of Reason: On The Legacy Of Critical Theory

Philosophy | 184 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Axel Honneth  |  Isbn: 9780231146265  |  File size: 26 MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 233  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Axel Honneth has been instrumental in advancing the work of the Frankfurt School of critical theorists, rebuilding their effort to combine radical social and political analysis with rigorous philosophical inquiry. These eleven essays published over the past five years...

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Objectivity & Insight

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

Author: Mark Sacks  |  Isbn: 9780198250586  |  File size: 3.1 MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 352  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The first two parts of Objectivity and Insight explore the prospects for objectivity on the standard ontological conception, and find that they are not good. In Part I, under the heading of subject-driven scepticism, Sacks addresses the problem of securing epistemic reach...

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The Myth Of Morality

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

Author: Richard Joyce  |  Isbn: 9780521036252  |  File size: 902.5 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 266  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy In The Myth of Morality, Richard Joyce argues that moral discourse is hopelessly flawed. At the heart of ordinary moral judgements is a notion of moral inescapability, or practical authority, which, upon investigation, cannot be reasonably defended. Joyce argues that...

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The Skepticism Of Michel De Montaigne

Philosophy | 141 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Manuel Bermúdez Vázquez  |  Isbn: 978-3319102283  |  File size: 544.8 KB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 154  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy This book examines the work of Michel de Montaigne, considering his Essays as a whole. Building on the premise that Montaigne was an important part of the skeptical crisis but that his skepticism was not shaped by Sextus Empiricus, the book first describes...

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Queer Marxism In Two Chinas

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

Author: Petrus Liu  |  Isbn: 9780822360049  |  File size: 4.1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy In this quite stunning book, Petrus Liu offers a new intervention into gender and sexuality studies. He establishes queer perspectives as a way of thinking about the doubleness of China, and tracks how sexuality has been produced as a new ethnic identity within an emerging...

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In The Space Of Reasons: Selected Essays Of Wilfrid Sellars

Philosophy | 58 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Kevin Scharp, Robert B. Brandom, and Wilfrid Sellars  |  Isbn: 9780674024984  |  File size: 9.4 MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 528  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Wilfrid Sellars (1912-1989) was, in the opinion of many, the most important American philosopher of the second half of the twentieth century. He was, Richard Rorty writes, "as original a mind as C. S. Peirce, and it has taken almost...

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Karma Chakme's Mountain Dharma, Vol. 2

Philosophy | 81 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche  |  Isbn: 978-0974109213  |  File size: 13.8 MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 399  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The five volume set, Karma Chakme's Mountain Dharma, includes the text as taught by Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche at Karma Triyana Dharmachakra (KTD) from 1999 to 2003, with translations by Lama Yeshe Gyamtso and Chojor Radha. Volume two examines the complete path of...

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The Ethics Of Capital Punishment

Philosophy | 125 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Matthew H. Kramer  |  Isbn: 9780199642199  |  File size: 2.7 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 361  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Debate has long been waged over the morality of capital punishment, with standard arguments in its favour being marshalled against familiar arguments that oppose the practice. In The Ethics of Capital Punishment, Matthew Kramer takes a fresh look at the philosophical...

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Fairness In Practice: A Social Contract For A Global Economy

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

Author: Aaron James  |  Isbn: 9780199344567  |  File size: 1 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 264  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy If the global economy seems unfair, how should we understand what a fair global economy would be? What ideas of fairness, if any, apply, and what significance do they have for policy and law? Working within the social contract tradition, this book argues that fairness is best...

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Introducing Heidegger: A Graphic Guide

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

Author: Jeff Collins  |  Isbn: 9781848311749  |  File size: 128.7 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 176  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Philosophy Martin Heidegger - philosophy's 'hidden king', or leading exponent of a dangerously misguided secular mysticism. Heidegger has been acclaimed as the most powerfully original philosopher of the twentieth century. Profoundly influential on deconstruction, existentialism...

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Realistic Rationalism

Philosophy | 81 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Jerrold J. Katz  |  Isbn: 9780262611510  |  File size: 1.5 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 262  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy In <I>Realistic Rationalism</I>, Jerrold J. Katz develops a new philosophical position integrating realism and rationalism. Realism here means that the objects of study in mathematics and other formal sciences are abstract; rationalism means that our...

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Unsnarling The World-knot

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

Author: Dr. David Ray Griffin  |  Isbn: 9780520209442  |  File size: 1.9 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 264  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The mind-body problem, which Schopenhauer called the 'world-knot', has been a central problem for philosophy since the time of Descartes. Among realists - those who accept the reality of the physical world - the two dominant approaches have been dualism and...

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Spinoza & German Idealism

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

Author: Eckart Förster  |  Isbn: 9781107538931  |  File size: 1.7 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 299  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy There can be little doubt that without Spinoza, German Idealism would have been just as impossible as it would have been without Kant. Yet the precise nature of Spinoza's influence on the German Idealists has hardly been studied in detail. This volume of essays by leading...

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Plato's Sophist Revisited (trends In Classics)

Philosophy | 132 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Beatriz Bossi  |  Isbn: 9783110286953  |  File size: 1.5 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 304  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy This book consists of a selection of papers which throw new light on old problems in one of Plato s most difficult dialogues. The first set of papers deals with definitions of sophistry from different perspectives (T. Robinson, F. Casadesus, J. Monserrat-P. Sandoval, A....

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Structures & Categories For The Representation Of Meaning

Philosophy | 70 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Timothy C. Potts  |  Isbn: 9780521042505  |  File size: 1.5 MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 328  |  Language: English  |  File format: DJVU  |  Category: Philosophy This book develops a way of representing the meanings of linguistic expressions independent of any particular language, allowing them to be manipulated in accordance with rules related to their meanings that could be implemented on a computer. Beginning with a survey...

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Critical Thinking

Philosophy | 92 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Christopher P. Horvath  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 6.8 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 512  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The first integrated program designed specifically for the critical thinking course, Moore & Parker's Critical Thinking teaches students the skills they need in order to think for themselves - skills they will call upon in this course, in other college courses, and in...

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Ibn 'Arabî - Time & Cosmology

Philosophy | 135 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Mohamed Haj Yousef  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 2.3 MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 248  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy This book is the first comprehensive attempt to explain Ibn ‘Arabî’s distinctive view of time and its role in the process of creating the cosmos and its relation with the Creator. By comparing this original view with modern theories of physics and cosmology, Mohamed...

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Nietzsche's Philosophy of History

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

Author: Anthony K. Jensen  |  Isbn: 978-1107532397  |  File size: 1.5 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 250  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Nietzsche, the so-called herald of the 'philosophy of the future', nevertheless dealt with the past on nearly every page of his writing. Not only was he concerned with how past values, cultural practices, and institutions influence the present - he was plainly aware...

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Aristotle's Concept Of Chance: Accidents, Cause, Necessity, & Determinism

Philosophy | 116 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: John Dudley  |  Isbn: 9781438432267  |  File size: 2.6 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 484  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy The first exhaustive study of Aristotle's concept of chance. This landmark book is the first to provide a comprehensive account of Aristotle’s concept of chance. Chance is invoked by many to explain order in the universe, the origins of life, even human freedom and...

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Was ist ein Dispositiv? (Kleine Reihe)

Philosophy | 128 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Andreas Hiepko and Giorgio Agamben  |  Isbn: 9783037340424  |  File size: 502.3 KB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 41  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Die Welt, in der wir leben, präsentiert sich als ungeheure Wucherung von Dispositiven. Im Leben des Einzelnen gibt es keinen einzigen Moment mehr, der nicht von irgendeinem Dispositiv modelliert, kontrolliert oder kontaminiert wäre. Am Ursprung eines...

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Reality, Representation, & Projection

Philosophy | 82 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: John Haldane  |  Isbn: 9780195078787  |  File size: 22.1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 416  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy This book is an important collection of new essays on various topics relating to realism and its rivals in metaphysics, logic, metaethics, and epistemology. The contributors include some of the leading authors in these fields and in several cases their essays constitute...

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Sacred Stories, Spiritual Tribes: Finding Religion In Everyday Life

Philosophy | 150 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Nancy Tatom Ammerman  |  Isbn: 9780199917365  |  File size: 3.3 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 400  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy Nancy Tatom Ammerman examines the stories Americans tell of their everyday lives, from dinner table to office and shopping mall to doctors office, about the things that matter most to them and the routines they take for granted, and the times and places where the...

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Marc De Smedt, Petit Cahier D'exercices De Méditation Au Quotidien

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

Author: Marc de Smedt  |  Isbn: 978-2889114122  |  File size: 9.4 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 63  |  Language: French  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Philosophy L'acte de méditer est un véritable état d'esprit, un changement de conscience, une transformation de la façon dont on fait l'expérience du monde. C'est bien un art de vivre, une nouvelle façon d'exister au quotidien et de vivre en pleine conscience l'instant présent. Son...

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