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  • Grounding for the Metaphysics of Moralsby Immanuel Kant; James W. Ellington

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 1993; US$ 9.95

    This expanded edition of James Ellington?s preeminent translation includes Ellington?s new translation of Kant?s essay Of a Supposed Right to Lie Because of Philanthropic Concerns in which Kant replies to one of the standard objections to his moral theory as presented in the main text: that it requires us to tell the truth even in the face of disastrous... more...

  • Symposiumby Plato; Paul Woodruff; Alexander Nehamas

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 1989; US$ 9.50

    A model of the kind of text one needs for lecture courses: the translation is extremely readable and made even more accessible by intelligent printing decisions (on dividing the text, spacing for clarification, etc.); the notes are kept to a minimum but appear when they are really needed for comprehension and are truly informative. And the introduction... more...

  • Adam Smith and the Virtues of Enlightenmentby Charles L. Jr Griswold

    Cambridge University Press 1998; US$ 48.00

    A comprehensive philosophical discussion of Smith's moral and political philosophy, first published in 1999. more...

  • Plato: Five Dialoguesby Plato; G. M. A. Grube; John M. Cooper

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2002; US$ 7.50

    The second edition of Five Dialogues presents G. M. A. Grube's distinguished translations, as revised by John Cooper for Plato, Complete Works . A number of new or expanded footnotes are also included along with an updated bibliography. more...

  • Classics of Western Philosophyby Steven M. Cahn

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2012; US$ 41.95

    The Eighth Edition of Steven M. Cahn's Classics of Western Philosophy offers the same exacting standard of editing and translation that made earlier editions of this anthology the most highly valued and widely used volume of its kind. The Eighth Edition offers exciting new content as well, including, Plato's Laches (complete), new selections... more...

  • Passions of the Soulby Rene Descartes; S. H. Voss

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 1989; US$ 16.00

    TABLE OF CONTENTS: Translator's Introduction Introduction by Genevieve Rodis-Lewis The Passions of the Sou l: Preface PART I:  About the Passions in General, and Incidentally about the Entire Nature of Man PART II:  About the Number and Order of the Passions, and the Explanation of the Six Primitives PART III:  About the Particular... more...

  • Giordano Bruno: Cause, Principle and Unityby Giordano Bruno; Richard J. Blackwell; Robert de Lucca; Alfonso Ingegno

    Cambridge University Press 1998; US$ 28.00

    A new translation of Bruno's most characteristic and important texts on causality and magic. more...

  • Learning to Be A Sageby Hsi Chu

    University of California Press 1990; US$ 28.95

    Students and teachers of Chinese history and philosophy will not want to miss Daniel Gardner's accessible translation of the teachings of Chu Hsi (1130-1200)?a luminary of the Confucian tradition who dominated Chinese intellectual life for centuries. Homing in on a primary concern of our own time, Gardner focuses on Chu Hsi's passionate interest in... more...

  • An Essay Concerning Human Understandingby John Locke

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2010; US$ 10.95

    Includes generous selections from the Essay, topically arranged passages from the replies to Stillingfleet, a chronology, a bibliography, a glossary, and an index based on the entries that Locke himself devised. more...

  • An Enquiry Concerning Human Understandingby David Hume; Eric Steinberg

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 1993; US$ 6.50

    A landmark of Enlightenment thought, Hume's An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding is accompanied here by two shorter works that shed light on it: A Letter from a Gentleman to His Friend in Edinburgh , Hume's response to those accusing him of atheism, of advocating extreme skepticism, and of undermining the foundations of morality; and his... more...