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  • Why We Need Loveby Simon Van Booy

    HarperCollins 2010; US$ 7.99

    Provocative and eye-opening, Why We Need Love is one of three slim selections of philosophical texts and excerpts—along with Why We Fight and Why Our Decisions Don’t Matter— introduced and contextualized by acclaimed author Simon Van Booy ( Love Begins in Winter, The Secret Lives of People in Love ). more...

  • Cognitive Structures in Scientific Inquiryby Roberto Festa; Atocha Aliseda; Jeanne Peijnenburg

    Editions Rodopi 2005; US$ 154.00

    This book is the second of two volumes devoted to the work of Theo Kuipers, a leading Dutch philosopher of science. Philosophers and scientists from all over the world, thirty seven in all, comment on Kuipers’ philosophy, and each of their commentaries is followed by a reply from Kuipers. The present volume is devoted to Kuipers’ neo-classical... more...

  • Confirmation, Empirical Progress, and Truth Approximationby Roberto Festa; Atocha Aliseda; Jeanne Peijnenburg

    Editions Rodopi 2005; US$ 168.00

    This book is the first of two volumes devoted to the work of Theo Kuipers, a leading Dutch philosopher of science. Philosophers and scientists from all over the world, thirty seven in all, comment on Kuipers' philosophy, and each of their commentaries is followed by a reply from Kuipers. The present volume focuses on Kuipers' views on confirmation,... more...

  • Naturalized Epistemology and Philosophy of Scienceby Chienkuo Michael Mi

    Editions Rodopi 2007; US$ 56.00

    Much has happened in the field of contemporary epistemology since Quine’s “Epistemology Naturalized” was published in 1969. Even before Ronald Giere published his article “Philosophy of Science Naturalized,” naturalized philosophy of science had been influenced by the so-called historical approach. Kuhm, Lakatos, Feyerabend... more...

  • Democracy and the Post-Totalitarian Experienceby Leszek Koczanowicz; Beth J. Singer; Frederic R. Kellogg

    Editions Rodopi 2005; US$ 67.20

    This book presents the work of Polish and American philosophers about Poland’s transition from Communist domination to democracy. Among their topics are nationalism, liberalism, law and justice, academic freedom, religion, fascism, and anti-Semitism. Beyond their insights into the ongoing situation in Poland, these essays have broader implications,... more...

  • Institutions of Education: then and todayby Paul Cobben

    BRILL 2010; US$ 137.00

    This book shows that German Idealism can partipate in the contemporary debate on education: it is not only helpful in raising relevant questions, but can also be transformed into positions which can deal with the pluriformity that characterizes contemporary society. more...

  • Discourse on the Methodby Rene Descartes

    ReadHowYouWant 2006; US$ 3.99

    This book is by far Descartes' most popular work where he explicitly discusses complex and grave issues of philosophy. It had a great impact on modern European philosophical thought. It vividly expresses the author's views on reason, ultimate truth and science. The book is written in simple, pragmatic and persuasive manner which makes it interesting... more...

  • Menoby Benjamin Jowett

    ReadHowYouWant 2006; US$ 4.99

    A unique effort by Plato in which he challenges the readers to question their concepts regarding "virtue". Author himself questions his character "Meno" about virtue. The dialogue seems to stray from reason at certain points and turns towards the mystical. Reading Plato, answers many questions and exposes the framework of so many... more...

  • An Essay Concerning Human Understandingby John Locke

    ReadHowYouWant 2007; US$ 4.99

    John Locke's “An Essay Concerning Human Understanding” is one of the initial texts regarding Western philosophy. Its contributions to the philosophy of space and time, matter and power have influenced people through ages. It is a phenomenal probe into how and why people become purposeful individuals. In this valuable work, Locke deals... more...

  • Ceres' Runaway and Other Essaysby Alice Meynell

    ReadHowYouWant 2006; US$ 4.99

    This collection of essays is a testament to the pragmatic and sensible approach of Meynell. The ideas are presented skilfully through her concise yet elucidating sentences. Multifarious topics have been presented here. Stimulating! more...