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  • The Evolution of the Private Language Argumentby Keld Stehr Nielsen

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    The Evolution of the Private Language Argument presents a continuous view of modern analytical philosophy by telling the history of one of its central strands. It is an in-depth history of this well known philosophical argument, the evolution of Wittgenstein's thoughts and its influence on analytical philosophy of mind and language. Nielsen looks... more...

  • Out of Errorby David Miller

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    If there has been some modest advance, since Karl Popper's death in 1994, in the general understanding of his critical rationalist theory of knowledge and philosophy of science, there is still widespread resistance both to it and to the recognition of the magnitude of his contribution. Popper long ago diagnosed the logical problems of traditional enlightenment... more...

  • Dispositional Theories of Knowledgeby Lars Bo Gundersen

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 149.95

    This book offers an original examination of human cognition, arguing that cognitive skills are dispositional in nature. Opposing influential views in modern Anglo-American philosophy, Gundersen starts from the received premis that knowledge is analyzable in terms of belief, justification and truth, and goes on to clarify and improve on these ingredients'... more...

  • The Writings of Kierkegaardby Soren Kierkegaard

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2017; US$ 1.99

    Collected here in one volume are three of Søren Kierkegaard's most important works: Fear and Trembling, Purity of Heart Is to Will One Thing, and Sickness Unto Death. Fear and Trembling: In our time nobody is content to stop with faith but wants to go further. It would perhaps be rash to ask where these people are going, but it is surely a sign of... more...

  • The Writings of William Jamesby Dr. William James

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2017; US$ 1.99

    William James was the older brother of novelist Henry James, and a pioneering psychologist and philosopher. His works pushed the boundaries of psychology and helped shape the direction the field would grow in. Collected here are four of his most important books: 'Essays in Radical Empiricism', 'The Meaning of Truth', 'The Varieties of Religious Experience',... more...

  • Ereigniskritikby David Espinet

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 126.99

    Der Begriff des Ereignisses wird in der philosophischen Moderne so zentral wie konträr entwickelt. Naturalistische und antinaturalistische Auffassungen des Ereignisses stehen sich, meist entlang des ?continental divide?, bis heute antinomisch gegenüber. Während auf Seiten der analytischen Philosophie ein Ereigniskonzept kausal volldeterminierter Geschehnisse... more...

  • Believable Evidenceby Veli Mitova

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 80.00

    The first comprehensive account of the nature of evidence, presenting innovative and influential arguments concerning the ontology of reasons. more...

  • Kant und die Heterogenität der Erkenntnisquellenby Mathias Birrer

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 126.99

    In der Reihe werden herausragende monographische Untersuchungen und Sammelbände zu allen Aspekten der Philosophie Kants veröffentlicht, ebenso zum systematischen Verhältnis seiner Philosophie zu anderen philosophischen Ansätzen in Geschichte und Gegenwart. Veröffentlicht werden Studien, die einen innovativen Charakter haben und ausdrückliche Desiderate... more...

  • The Great Instaurationby Francis Bacon

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2017; US$ 1.99

    Francis Bacon is considered the father of modern science. He proposed, at his time, a great reformation of all process of knowledge for the advancement of learning divine and human. He called it Instauratio Magna (The Great Instauration). Bacon planned his Great Instauration in imitation of the Divine Work - the Work of the Six Days of Creation, as... more...

  • Democratic Problem-Solvingby Justin Cruickshank; Raphael Sassower

    Rowman & Littlefield International 2017; US$ 38.99

    This timely volume explores pressing questions that relate to democracy and the politics of knowledge, in a dialogue based on developing and applying philosophies that stress the importance of dialogue, democracy and criticism. The debate contributes to a re-reading of Karl Popper, centring on the recovery of the ?critical Popper? and his relationship... more...