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  • The Selected Writings of Friedrich Nietzscheby Friedrich Nietzsche

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2017; US$ 1.99

    Collected here in this omnibus edition are three of Nietzsche's three most important books: The Anti-Christ, Beyond Good and Evil, and Thus Spake Zarathustra, as well as The Philosophy of Friedrich Nietzsche by Henry Louis Mencken. A perfect book for new readers of Nietzsche or anyone hoping to understand his writing and philosophy more thoroughly.... 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...

  • Devotional Fitnessby Martin Radermacher

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 84.99

    This book examines evangelical dieting and fitness programs and provides a systematic approach of this diverse field with its wide variety of programs. When evangelical Christians engage in fitness and dieting classes in order to ?glorify God,? they often face skepticism. This book approaches devotional fitness culture in North America from a religious... more...

  • The Perceptual Structure of Three-Dimensional Artby Paul M.W. Hackett

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 45.68

    This book deals with philosophical aspects regarding the perception of spatial relationships in two and three-dimensional art. It provides a structural understanding of how art is perceived within the space created by the artwork, and employs a mapping sentence and partial order mereology to model perceptual structure. It reviews the writing of philosophers... more...

  • Aesthetic Transcendentalism in Emerson, Peirce, and Nineteenth-Century American Landscape Paintingby Nicholas Guardiano

    Lexington Books 2016; US$ 79.99

    This book proposes an original philosophy of nature, contributes to our understanding of two of America?s greatest philosophers, Ralph Waldo Emerson and Charles S. Peirce, and examines the philosophical expressions of the art of nineteenth-century American landscape painting. more...

  • Kasimir Twardowskiby Anna Brozek; Jacek Jadacki; Friedrich Stadler

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 71.42

    Kasimir Twardowski (geb. 1866 in Wien, gestorben 1938 in Lemberg) war einerseits eine der wichtigsten Figuren der Brentanoschule und andererseits der Begründer der Lemberg-Warschau-Schule der Philosophie. Der Band enthält sämtliche Schriften, die Twardowski auf Deutsch verfasst hat. Die meisten davon wurden veröffentlicht, bevor Twardowski 1895 zum... more...

  • Studies in Late Medieval Wall Paintings, Manuscript Illuminations, and Textsby Clifford Davidson

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 45.68

    This volume is an interdisciplinary consideration of late medieval art and texts, falling into two parts:  first, the iconography and context of the great Doom wall painting over the tower arch at Holy Trinity Church, Coventry, and second, Carthusian studies treating fragmentary wall paintings in the Carthusian monastery near Coventry; the devotional... more...

  • Badiou Reframedby Alex Ling

    I.B.Tauris 2016; US$ 13.95

    He has been regarded with suspicion by some, as an anti-postmodernist who dared to write about unfashionable concepts such as truth and meaning. But in recent years, the philosopher Alain Badiou has risen in prominence, pioneering new ways to produce, conceptualise and discover art. Badiou Reframed is an original book about an original thinker which... more...

  • The Value of Popular Musicby Alison Stone

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 84.99

    In this book, Alison Stone argues that popular music since rock-?n?-roll is a unified form of music which has positive value. That value is that popular music affirms the importance of materiality and the body, challenging the long-standing Western elevation of the intellect above all things corporeal. Stone also argues that popular music?s stress... more...

  • Terror in Global Narrativeby George Fragopoulos; Liliana M. Naydan

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 85.98

    This is a collection of interdisciplinary essays that examines the historical, political, and social significance of 9/11. This collection considers 9/11 as an event situated within the much larger historical context of late late-capitalism, a paradoxical time in which American and capitalist hegemony exist as pervasive and yet under precarious circumstances.... more...