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  • The Austrian Contribution to Analytic Philosophyby Mark Textor

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 54.95

    Although an important part of the origins of analytic philosophy can be traced back to philosophy in Austria in the first part of the twentieth century, remarkably little is known about the specific contribution made by Austrian philosophy and philosophers. In The Austrian Contribution to Analytic Philosophy , prominent analytic philosophers take... more...

  • A Companion to Analytic Philosophyby A. P. Martinich; E. David Sosa

    Wiley 2008; US$ 239.95 US$ 207.96

    A Companion to Analytic Philosophy is a comprehensive guide to many significant analytic philosophers and concepts of the last hundred years. Provides a comprehensive guide to many of the most significant analytic philosophers of the last one hundred years. Offers clear and extensive analysis of profound concepts such as truth, goodness,... more...

  • Der Begriff des Skeptizismusby Dietmar Heidemann

    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 175.83

    Must we acknowledge scepticism as an uncontrollable threat to our claims to knowledge?  Using the differences of its systematic forms in theoretical and practical philosophy, the author makes an argument for the alternative strategy of integrative antiscepticism which diagnoses philosophical doubt as an indispensable component of human rationality... more...

  • Dialogischer Konstruktivismusby Kuno Lorenz

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 98.88

    Paul Farmer, Doctor en Medicina, Profesor de la Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad de Harvard y miembro de la ONG Partners in Health more...

  • A World Without Valuesby Richard Joyce; Simon Kirchin

    Springer Netherlands 2009; US$ 142.89

    What kind of properties are moral qualities, such as rightness, badness, etc? Some ethicists doubt that there are any such properties; they maintain that thinking that something is morally wrong (for example) is comparable to thinking that something is a unicorn or a ghost. These "moral error theorists" argue that the world simply does not... more...

  • The Italian Differenceby Lorenzo Chiesa; Alberto Toscano 2009; US$ 25.00

    This volume brings together essays by different generations of Italian thinkers which address, whether in affirmative, problematizing or genealogical registers, the entanglement of philosophical speculation and political proposition within recent Italian thought. Nihilism and biopolitics, two concepts that have played a very prominent role in theoretical... more...

  • Evolution in Natur und Kulturby Volker Gerhardt; Julian Nida-Rümelin

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 104.37

    Culture is a uniquely human property. Although precursors to cultural practices are found in other animals, these precursors differ in kind from the conditions of human culture that have emerged through evolutionary processes. In order to illuminate the mutual dependence of biological-genetic and cultural evolution, the author investigates... more...

  • Contemporary Pragmatism, 4:02by John R. Shook; Paulo Ghiraldelli

    Editions Rodopi 2007; US$ 36.40

    ontemporary Pragmatism is an interdisciplinary, international journal for discussions of applying pragmatism, broadly understood, to today's issues. CP will consider articles about pragmatism written from the standpoint of any tradition and perspective. CP especially seeks original explorations and critiques of pragmatism, and also of pragmatism's... more...

  • Contemporary Pragmatism, 5:01 / June 2008by Mitchell Aboulafia; John R. Shook

    Editions Rodopi 2008; US$ 49.00

    Table of ContentContemporary PragmatismVolume 5 Number 1 June 2008Catherine LEGG: Argument-Forms Which Turn Invalid Over Infinite Domains: Physicalism as Supertask?Joseph MARGOLIS: Wittgensteinzs Question and the Ubiquity of Cultural Space Jay SCHULKIN: Cognitive Adaptation: Insights from a Pragmatist PerspectiveJay SCHULKIN: Cephalic Organization:... more...

  • Contemporary Pragmatism, 3:01 (Single Issue)by John R. Shook; Paulo Ghiraldelli

    Editions Rodopi 2006; US$ 51.80

    Contents: Joseph MARGOLIS: Pragmatism's New Options Guy AXTELL: The Present Dilemma in Philosophy Sam PAGE: Unconditional Truth in Practice Gregory L. REECE: Language Games, Forms of Life and Conceptual Schemes: Wittgenstein, Davidson, and Religious Belief Lee A. MCBRIDE: Collectivistic Individualism: Dewey and MacIntyre Ronald A. KUIPERS: Stout... more...