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Free Will & Determinism

  • Zurechnung bei Kantby Claudia Blöser

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 154.00

    The notion of imputation occupies a central place in Kant?s practical philosophy. It links the concept of freedom, the notion of person, and deontological ethics. This is the first study to comprehensively analyze Kant?s theory of imputation. Guided by the notion of imputation, the author develops a differentiated view of Kant?s practical philosophy,... more...

  • Friedrich Nietzsche: Jenseits von Gut und Böseby Marcus Andreas Born

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 525.00

    Beyond Good and Evil belongs to Friedrich Nietzsche?s most important works. The chaptersby leading international Nietzsche researchers illuminate basic problems in Nietzsche?s work, thus facilitating access to this compositionally difficult text. The essays provide a substantial introduction to Nietzsche?s thought, and reflect the latest state of research. more...

  • Philosophical Progressby Nicholas Rescher

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 112.00

    The nine original essays collected in this volume explore the themes of philosophical progress, ultimate explanation, the metaphysics of free will, and the relation of sciences and religion. These essays exemplify Nicholas Rescher's characteristic mode of combining historical perspectives with analytical elucidation on philosophically contested issues... more...

  • Hegel and the Future of Systematic Philosophyby Richard Dien Winfield

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 95.00

    Hegel and the Future of Systematic Philosophy critically rethinks and extends Hegel's project for systematic philosophy without foundations, engaging the most important contemporary debates concerning logic, epistemology, metaphysics, nature, mind, economic justice, political freedom, globalization, and literary theory. more...

  • Die Dimension des Sozialenby Jörn Müller; Karl Mertens; Christine Wolf

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 154.00

    Feeling, wanting, and acting are typically understood solely in terms of the individual. What does it mean, then, when we share feelings, have a common goal, or act jointly? This volume addresses the social dimension of these phenomena from diverse philosophical perspectives and from a sociological viewpoint. It reveals that sociality plays a constitutive... more...

  • Human Extension: An Alternative to Evolutionism, Creationism and Intelligent Designby Gregory Sandstrom

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 45.00

    This book proposes a new angle on the controversy over evolution as a biological theory, creation as a theological/worldview doctrine and evolutionism, creationism and Intelligent Design theory as social ideologies. Rather than presenting a polemic that will enrage or delight one camp or another, this book proposes that a cease-fire is possible. more...

  • Personalityby F. B. Jevons

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00

    First published in 1913, Jevons? Personality marries the disciplines of philosophy and psychology in order to question the existence of personality and the arguments surrounding it. Intriguingly, Jevons suggests that if a person can question their own personality and existence, by extension they can also question the personality and existence of... more...

  • The Will to Meaningby Viktor E Frankl

    Penguin Group US 2014; US$ 9.99

    Holocaust survivor Viktor E. Frankl converted the horrors he experienced in a German concentration camp into the pioneering philosophy he called logotherapy. Unlike Freud?s ?will to pleasure? and Adler?s ?will to power,? Frankl based logotherapy on three things: the freedom of will, the will to meaning, and the meaning of life. By presenting three... more...

  • Between Chance and Choiceby Harald Atmanspacher; Robert Bishop

    Andrews UK 2014; US$ 23.99

    Are choice and free will possible in a world governed by deterministic fundamental equations? What sense would determinism make if many events and processes in the world seemed to be governed by chance? These and many other questions emphasize the fact that chance and choice are two leading actors on stage whenever issues of determinism are under discussion.This... more...

  • Property Rights: Philosophic Foundationsby Lawrence C. Becker

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00

    Property Rights: Philosophic Foundations, first published in 1977, comprehensively examines the general justifications for systems of private property rights, and discusses with great clarity the major arguments as to the rights and responsibilities of property ownership. In particular, the arguments that hold that there are natural rights derived... more...