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- Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 45.00
While moral philosophy has traditionally been understood as an examination of the good life, this book argues that ethical inquiry should, rather, begin from an examination of evil and other 'negative' moral concepts, such as guilt and suffering. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00
This book presents a systematic interpretation of Charles S. Peirce?s work based on a Kantian understanding of his teleological account of thought and inquiry. Departing from readings that contrast Peirce?s treatment of purpose, end, and teleology with his early studies of Kant, Gabriele Gava instead argues that focusing on Peirce?s purposefulness... more...
- Open Court 2014; US$ 59.95
Charles Peirce?s Illustrations of the Logic of Science is an early work in the philosophy of science and the official birthplace of pragmatism. It contains Peirce?s two most influential papers: “The Fixation of Belief? and “How to Make Our Ideas Clear,? as well as discussions on the theory of probability, the ground of induction, the relation between... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2014; US$ 63.00
This is the first collection in English devoted exclusively to pragmatist aesthetics. Its main aim is to employ the resources of that rich and exciting tradition in studying artistic phenomena such as film, sculpture, bio-art, poetry, the novel, cuisine, and various body arts. But it also attempts to provide a wider background for such studies by sketching... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 24.95
Pragmatism: An Introduction provides an account of the arguments of the central figures of the most important philosophical tradition in the American history of ideas, pragmatism. This wide-ranging and accessible study explores the work of the classical pragmatists Charles Sanders Peirce, William James and John Dewey, as well as more recent ... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00
This collection of original essays aims to reinvigorate the debate surrounding philosophical realism in relation to philosophy of science, pragmatism, epistemology, and theory of perception. Questions concerning realism are as current and as ancient as philosophy itself; this volume explores relations between different positions designated as ?realism?... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 90.00
This book develops a unique theory of change by drawing on American philosophy and contemporary feminist thought. Via a select history of ancient Greek and Pragmatist philosophies of change, Fischer argues for a reconstruction of transformation that is inclusive of women's experiences and thought. more...
- Editions Rodopi 2014; US$ 56.00
Contents Meg Holden, Andy Scerri, and Cameron Owens: More Publics, More Problems: The Productive Interface between the Pragmatic Sociology of Critique and Deweyan Pragmatism Erin C. Tarver: Signifying ¿Hillary¿: Making (Political) Sense with Butler and Dewey Joel Chow Ken Q: The Internet and the Democratic Imagination: Deweyan Communication in the... more...
- Lexington Books 2013; US$ 94.99
Santayana at 150: International Interpretations is an anthology gathering seventeen scholar?s essays on the thought and life of Spanish-American philosopher George Santayana. Themes considered include: materialism, naturalistic ethics, aesthetics, and cosmopolitanism. This volume marks the one hundred fiftieth anniversary of Santayana?s birth.... more...
- Tectum Verlag 2013; US$ 22.53
Ein sprachlich ungefilterter Zugriff auf die Realität ist unmöglich. Habermas analysiert unser Erkenntnisvermögen deshalb nicht mehr unabhängig von unserer Sprach- und Handlungsfähigkeit. Als erkennende Subjekte finden wir uns schon immer im Horizont unserer lebensweltlichen (sprachlichen) Praktiken vor. Marcelo Wesseling zeigt, wie Habermas den transzendentalen... more...