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- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2013; US$ 74.99
This book examines how pragmatism's central idea can be applied and implemented across the entire range of philosophical deliberations, ranging from theory of knowledge and the value theory to the explanation of human action and even to matters of ethics and religion. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 59.96
Is there a theory that explains the essence of consciousness? Or is consciousness itself just an illusion? The 'last great mystery of science', consciousness is a topic that was banned from serious research for most of the last century, but is now an area of increasing popular interest, as well as a rapidly expanding area of study for students of psychology,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00
The first major treatment of skepticism in Islam, this book explores the critical role of skeptical thinking in the development of theology in Islam. It examines the way key thinkers in classical Islam faced perplexing questions about the nature of God and his relation to the world, all the while walking a fine line between belief in God?s message... more...
- Open Court 2013; US$ 59.95
Josiah Royce (1855–1916) has had a major influence on American intellectual life — both popular movements and cutting-edge thought — but his name often went unmentioned while his ideas marched forward. The leading American proponent of absolute idealism, Royce has come back into fashion in recent years. With several important new books appearing,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 125.00
This volume puts leading pragmatists in the philosophy of language, including Robert Brandom, in contact with scholars concerned with what pragmatism has come to mean for the law. Each contribution uses the resources of pragmatism to tackle fundamental problems in the philosophy of language, the philosophy of law, and social and political philosophy.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 69.95
This book examines and analyses the legitimacy of the widely held claim that Mulla Sadra's philosophy ( al-hikmah al-muta'aliyyah ) is a synthesis of principles and doctrines drawn from revelation ( wahy ), gnosis ( 'irfan/ma'rifah ) and discursive philosophy ( al-hikmah al-bahthiyyah ). In Mulla Sadra's view, these three major sources of knowledge... more...
- Southern Illinois University Press 2013; US$ 75.00
Works of John Dewey, 1886–2012 is an invaluable and meticulously compiled resource for the growing number of scholars and researchers seeking a deeper understanding of the work of the prominent American philosopher, psychologist, and educational reformer. Dewey (1859–1952), an influential philosopher credited with the founding of... more...
- Start Classics 2013; US$ 1.99
The word pragmatism is used everywhere today, from business to sports to politics. Although the word hadn't yet entered everyday language when William James published "Pragmatism" in 1907, the philosopher believed its doctrine had virtually become common sense in twentieth-century America. For James, pragmatism was a specific philosophical alternative... more...