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  • 'Since at least Plato...' and Other Postmodernist Mythsby Mary J. Devaney

    Palgrave Macmillan 1997; US$ 168.00

    'Since at Least Plato...' and Other Postmodernist Myths surveys the fields of theories of postmodernism and criticizes some of the most common claims found in them about philosophy, science, and the relationship and literary techniques to metaphysics, epistemology, and political ideologies. Devaney finds the accounts offered by these theories of concepts... more...

  • The A to Z of Existentialismby Stephen Michelman

    Scarecrow Press 2010; US$ 33.99

    The A to Z of Existentialism explains the central claims of existentialist philosophy and the contexts in which it developed into one of the most influential intellectual trends of the 20th century. This is done through a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and more than 300 cross-referenced dictionary entries offering clear, accessible... more...

  • AS Critical Thinking for AQAby Oliver McAdoo

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 29.95

    AS Critical Thinking for AQA is the definitive textbook for students of the current AQA Advanced Subsidiary Level syllabus. Structured very closely around the AQA specification, it covers the two units of the AS level in an exceptionally clear and student-friendly style. more...

  • Abbreviatur ? einfachby

    De Gruyter 2005; US$ 293.00

    The Nietzsche Dictionary elucidates in detail some 300 terms from Nietzsche's vocabulary. The first volume presents 67 of them. The account of each term includes the number of occurrences, main uses, synonyms, the various meanings, components of meanings and semantically relevant contexts (with examples), and the historical linguistic and philosophical... more...

  • Academia and the Luster of Capitalby Sande Cohen

    University of Minnesota Press 1993; US$ 60.00

    Ideas, says Sande Cohen, have attained ?commodity? status in the academy, and knowledge is now seen as another capitalistic ?industry.? In Academia and the Luster of Capital, Cohen both reveals and interrogates the specific and material workings of this economy of the marketplace of ideas.Cohen uses paradigms from Baudrillard, Lytoard, Deleuze, and... more...

  • Active Learningby Burr Settles

    Morgan & Claypool Publishers 2012; US$ 40.00

    The key idea behind active learning is that a machine learning algorithm can perform better with less training if it is allowed to choose the data from which it learns. An active learner may pose "queries," usually in the form of unlabeled data instances to be labeled by an "oracle" (e.g., a human annotator) that already understands the nature of the... more...

  • The Adam Smith Review: Volume 3by Vivienne Brown

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 160.00

    The Adam Smith Review provides a unique forum for interdisciplinary debate on all aspects of Adam Smith's works, his place in history, and the significance of his writings for the modern world. more...

  • Adam Smith and the Character of Virtueby Ryan Patrick Hanley

    Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 24.00

    This 2009 book revisits the moral and political philosophy of Adam Smith to recover his understanding of morality in a market age. more...

  • Adam Smith and the Virtues of Enlightenmentby Charles L. Jr Griswold

    Cambridge University Press 1998; US$ 41.00

    A comprehensive philosophical discussion of Smith's moral and political philosophy, first published in 1999. more...

  • Adam Smith's Discourseby Vivienne Brown

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 78.95

    This book develops the existing analyses of the founder of free market economics, and gives it a radical new extension by taking into account recent debates in literary theory. more...