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  • Identity and Differenceby Rafael Winkler

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 84.99

    This book provides a persuasive account of how identity and difference factor in the debate on the self in the humanities. It explores this topic by applying the question to fields such as philosophy, cultural studies, politics and race studies. Key themes discussed in this collection include authenticity in Michel de Montaigne?s essays,... more...

  • Studies in Pessimismby Arthur Schopenhauer

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2017; US$ 0.99

    Collected here are nine short essays, On the Sufferings of the World, The Vanity of Existence, On Suicide, Immortality: A Dialogue, Psychological Observations, On Education, Of Women, On Noise, and, A Few Parables, by the world renowned philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer. more...

  • Schema Re-schematizedby Harwood Fisher

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 45.68

    This volume expands the concept and role of the schema, with three goals in mind:  1) to outline the continuing issues in the schema concept as the legacy of Kant?s concept and analysis, 2) to show that Kant?s challenges resulted in successful but truncated views of the schema and its functions, 3) to reconstruct Otto Selz?s schema concept by... more...

  • The World We Live Inby James Christian Brown; Gabriel Liiceanu; Catalin Partenie; Alexandru Dragomir

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 84.99

    This book contains twelve engaging philosophical lectures given by Alexandru Dragomir, most of them given during Romania?s Communist regime. The lectures deal with a diverse range of topics, such as the function of the question, self-deception, banalities with a metaphysical dimension, and how the world we live in has been shaped by the intellect.... more...

  • Principles of Philosophyby Rene Descartes

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2016; US$ 0.99

    Principles of Philosophy was written in Latin by René Descartes. Published in 1644, it was intended to replace Aristotle's philosophy and traditional Scholastic Philosophy. This volume contains a letter of the author to the French translator of the Principles of Philosophy serving for a Preface and a letter to the most serene princess, Elizabeth, eldest... more...

  • Hegel, Husserl and the Phenomenology of Historical Worldsby Tanja Staehler

    Rowman & Littlefield International 2016; US$ 39.99

    This book offers the first study that relates the works of Hegel and Husserl. It also offers a timely philosophical description of the Western world in crisis. The author explores how Husserl radicalises Hegel's philosophy by providing an account of historical movement as open. more...

  • Ambivalenceby Hili Razinsky

    Rowman & Littlefield International 2016; US$ 39.99

    Combining Analytic and Continental approaches, this book provides a detailed analysis of mental ambivalence and its structures, forms and possibilities, in a philosophical context. The author explores ambivalence alongside issues relating to subjectivity, action and judgement, developing new and highly original accounts of these concepts. more...

  • The Holy Spirit and Christian Formationby Diane J. Chandler

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 84.99

    This volume discusses the importance of a multidimensional and multidisciplinary approach to Christian formation based upon godly love and the imago Dei (Latin, image of God). Grounded biblically and theologically, this interdisciplinary collection offers perspectives drawn from spirituality, ethics, philosophy, psychology, counselling, ecclesiology,... more...

  • A Philosophical Inquiry Into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautifulby Edmund Burke

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2016; US$ 1.99

    'A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful' is a 1757 treatise on aesthetics written by Edmund Burke. In short, the Beautiful, according to Burke, is what is well-formed and aesthetically pleasing, whereas the Sublime is what has the power to compel and destroy us. The preference for the Sublime over the Beautiful... more...

  • The Nature of Thingsby Titus Lucretius Carus

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2016; US$ 1.99

    'De Rerum Natura' ('On the Nature of Things') is a 1st century BC didactic poem by the Roman poet and philosopher Lucretius, with the goal of explaining Epicurean philosophy to a Roman audience. Lucretius presents the principles of atomism; the nature of the mind and soul; explanations of sensation and thought; the development of the world and its... more...