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  • Philosophy, Religion, and the Coming World Civilizationby

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 159.00

    Gabriel Marcel reminds me that I asked him to write for this book. This is quite true, but not the whole story. During the visit with Ernest Hocking which he describes so eloquently in his essay, "Solips­ ism Surmounted," he learned from Hocking's hostess, Elizabeth Hazard, that I was planning hopefully for a Hocking F estschri/t. On his return to... more...

  • Pragmatism and Environmentalismby

    Editions Rodopi 2012; US$ 61.00

    The growing literature on Environmental Ethics has ballooned into a separate sub-field within philosophy, involving ethical studies concerning the value of other species, of ecosystems, and of the environment of all living things as a whole. Some consider Environmental Ethics to be a revolution in ethics which will completely change the human-centered... more...

  • Formal Approaches to Semantics and Pragmaticsby

    Springer Netherlands 2014; US$ 179.00

    This volume presents an exploration of a wide variety of new formal methods from computer science, biology and economics that have been applied to problems in semantics and pragmatics in recent years. Many of the contributions included focus on data from East Asian languages, particularly Japanese and Korean. The collection reflects on a range of new... more...

  • Contemporary Pragmatism. Volume 10, Number 1, June Mitchel Aboulafia; John R. Shook

    Editions Rodopi 2013; US$ 47.60

    Contents Bryan G. Norton: Leopold, Hadley, and Darwin: Darwinian Epistemology, Truth, and Right Wouter de Been and Sanne Taekema: What Piece of Work is Man? Frans de Waal and Pragmatist Naturalism Nicholas Rescher: The Pragmatics of Betterment Claudio Marcelo Viale: Royce and Bernstein on Evil Barry Allen: Postmodern Pragmatism and Skeptical Hermeneutics:... 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, 6:01 / June 2009by Mitchell Aboulafia; John R. Shook

    Editions Rodopi 2009; US$ 56.00

    Contents Symposium on Richard Rorty Kai NIELSEN: Pragmatism as Atheoreticism: Richard Rorty Chandra KUMAR: Foucault and Rorty on Truth and Ideology: A Pragmatist View from the Left Chase B. WRENN: Pragmatism, Inquiry, and Truth Christopher VOPARIL: On the Idea of Philosophy as Bildungsroman: Rorty and his Critics Articles Eugene HALTON: Peircean Animism... more...

  • Contemporary Pragmatism, 5:02 / December 2008by Mitchell Aboulafia; John R. Shook

    Editions Rodopi 2008; US$ 47.60

    Contents Articles Sami Pihlström: Pragmatism and Naturalized Transcendental SubjectivityCarl Sachs: Natural Agents: A Transcendental Argument for Pragmatic NaturalismCharles A. Hobbs: Naturalism, Death, and Functional Immortality Andrew Wells Garnar: Must a Pragmatist Be a Historical Materialist? Tina Sikka: A Pragmatist Critique of Derridian... more...

  • Contemporary Pragmatism. Volume 7, Number 1, June Mitchell Aboulafia; John R. Shook

    Editions Rodopi 2010; US$ 54.00

    Contents Articles Frederic R. Kellogg: Hobbes, Holmes, and Dewey: Pragmatism and the Problem of Order Brian E. Butler: Dews, Dworks, and Poses Decide Lochner Sor-hoon Tan: Our Country Right or Wrong: A Pragmatic Response to Anti-Democratic Cultural Nationalism in China Stephen Harris: Antifoundationalism and the Commitment to Reducing Suffering in... more...

  • Abductive Reasoningby Atocha Aliseda

    Springer Netherlands 2006; US$ 209.00

    Abductive Reasoning: Logical Investigations into Discovery and Explanation is a much awaited original contribution to the study of abductive reasoning, providing logical foundations and a rich sample of pertinent applications. Divided into three parts on the conceptual framework, the logical foundations, and the applications, this monograph takes... more...

  • Rescher Studiesby Robert Almeder

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 210.00

    In a career extending over almost six decades, Nicholas Rescher has conducted researches in almost every principal area of philosophy, historical and systematic alike. In this extraordinary volume, two dozen scholars join in offering penetrating discussions of various facets of Rescher?s investigations. The result is an instructively critical... more...