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Epistemology

  • Debates on Islam and Knowledge in Malaysia and Egyptby Mona Abaza

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    This book is a comparative study of the sociological field in two different Muslim societies: Malaysia and Egypt. It analyses the process of the production of 'knowledge' through the example of the modern 'Islamization of knowledge debate' and local empirical variations. more...

  • Rethinking Epistemologyby Günter Abel; James Conant

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 116.25

    This volume contains contributions to the ?systematic study of knowledge.? They suggest both an extension and a new path for classical epistemology. The topics in the second volume are the following: variants of skepticism; knowledge of the first, second, and third person; practical knowledge and the structure of action; knowledge and... more...

  • Rethinking Epistemologyby Günter Abel; James Conant

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 100.39

    This volume contains contributions to the "systematic study of knowledge." They suggest both an extension and a new path for classical epistemology. The topics in the first volume are the following: concepts and forms of knowledge, epistemic perspectivism, knowledge and world-views, perceptual knowledge, scientific knowledge, models in... more...

  • Becoming Animalby David Abram

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 16.95

    David Abram?s first book, The Spell of the Sensuous  has become a classic of environmental literature. Now he returns with a startling exploration of our human entanglement with the rest of nature.   As the climate veers toward catastrophe, the innumerable losses cascading through the biosphere make vividly evident the need for a metamorphosis in... more...

  • Unifying the Philosophy of Truthby Theodora Achourioti; Henri Galinon; José Martínez Fernández; Kentaro Fujimoto

    Springer Netherlands 2015; US$ 116.29

    This anthology of the very latest research on truth features the work of recognized luminaries in the field, put together following a rigorous refereeing process. Along with an introduction outlining the central issues in the field, it provides a unique and unrivaled view of contemporary work on the nature of truth, with papers selected from key conferences... more...

  • Artificial Knowingby Alison Adam

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 49.95

    Artificial Knowing challenges the masculine slant in the Artificial Intelligence (AI) view of the world. Alison Adam admirably fills the large gap in science and technology studies by showing us that gender bias is inscribed in AI-based computer systems. Her treatment of feminist epistemology, focusing on the ideas of the knowing subject, the nature... more...

  • The Bounds of Cognitionby Frederick Adams; Kenneth Aizawa

    Wiley 2011; US$ 41.95 US$ 36.36

    An alarming number of philosophers and cognitive scientists have argued that mind extends beyond the brain and body. This book evaluates these arguments and suggests that, typically, it does not. A timely and relevant study that exposes the need to develop a more sophisticated theory of cognition, while pointing to a bold new direction in exploring... more...

  • What Does It All Mean?by William A. Adams

    Andrews UK 2013; US$ 17.99

    As a young man Bill Adams travelled the world teaching US citizens abroad on behalf of a large state university on the East Coast. Back home he reflected that if there were answers to the great questions of life, then he’d not found them - not in India, in Europe, in China, or Japan. In time he came to see that his lifelong interest in how the... more...

  • How Do We Deal with Conflicts Between Different World Views, If They Are Based on the Same Evidence?by M Ashraf Adeel

    The Edwin Mellen Press 2010; US$ 139.95

    This book examines both Quine’s and Davidson’s views on underdetermination and language and argues underdetermination provides an epistemological basis for pluralism by justifying alternative world views or conceptual schemes in science. more...

  • Against Epistemologyby Theodor W. Adorno; Willis Domingo

    Wiley 2014; US$ 19.95 US$ 17.29

    This classic book by Theodor W. Adorno anticipates many of the themes that have since become common in contemporary philosophy: the critique of foundationalism, the illusions of idealism and the end of epistemology. It also foreshadows many of the key ideas that were developed by Adorno in his most important philosophical works, including Negative... more...