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  • Quineby Christopher Hookway

    Wiley 2013; US$ 24.95 US$ 21.62

    This book provides a clear and comprehensive introduction to the work of Willard van Orman Quine, the most important and influential American philosopher of the post-war period. An understanding of Quine's work is essential for anyone who wishes to follow contemporary debates in the philosophy of language, the philosophy of mind and metaphysics. ... more...

  • Die Aufklärungby Winfried Müller

    De Gruyter 2002; US$ 23.90

    Die Aufklärung, die in Deutschland von mehreren Zentren ausging und stark akademisch geprägt war, hatte nicht nur eine intellektuelle Dimension. Sie war auch eine praxisbezogene Bewegungen, die die intellektuellen Erkenntnisse in einen vernünftig gestalteten Alltag einbauen wollte. Die Aufklärung rief nicht nur spezifische Formen der Geselligkeit und... more...

  • Sprachwissenschaft und kolonialzeitlicher Sprachkontaktby Stefan Engelberg; Doris Stolberg

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 141.48

    The relationship between language and colonialism is increasingly focussed in linguistic research in the German-speaking academic landscape. The present volume reflects different areas of research in colonial linguistics: the investigation of language contact in colonialism, the analysis of colonial discourse(s) and colonial attitudes... more...

  • Philosophy & This Actual Worldby Martin Benjamin

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2002; US$ 32.99

    Martin Benjamin bridges the gap between academic philosophy and the questions of educated nonspecialists. more...

  • Die Metapher im Kontext einer allgemeinen Symboltheorieby Ingo Baron

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 97.93

    This book traces the consequences of Goodman?s typology of symbolic systems. If all symbolization relies on establishing relations between things, and can be located at the intersection between semantic and syntactic clarity as well as syntactic and semantic ambiguity, there must be a region that ?touches? upon both dimensions. This study... more...

  • Reading Kant's Lecturesby Robert R. Clewis

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 163.25

    This collection of more than twenty original essays by prominent Kant scholars covers the various aspects of Kant's teaching in relation to his published works. It addresses every area of Kant's lecturing activity, from metaphysics, logic, mathematics, and physics to ethics, anthropology, theology, and pedagogy.  Reading Kant?s Lectures... more...

  • A Critical Senseby Peter Osborne

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 47.95

    A Critical Sense brings together in a single volume the leading figures of contemporary radical theory. Moving freely between philosophy, politics and cultural studies, it offers a fascinating overview of the lines of thought of today's intellectual left. Marxism, feminism, psychoanalysis and critical theory, literary studies, deconstruction, pragmatism,... more...

  • A Companion to Rawlsby Jon Mandle; David A. Reidy

    Wiley 2013; US$ 54.95 US$ 47.62

    Wide ranging and up to date, this is the single most comprehensive treatment of the most influential political philosopher of the 20th century, John Rawls.  An unprecedented survey that reflects the surge of Rawls scholarship since his death, and the lively debates that have emerged from his work Features an outstanding list of contributors,... more...

  • Goodman for Architectsby Remei Capdevila-Werning

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 32.95

    American philosopher Nelson Goodman (1906-1998) was one of the foremost analytical thinkers of the twentieth century, with groundbreaking contributions in the fields of logic, philosophy of science, epistemology, and aesthetics. This book is an introduction to the aspects of Goodman?s philosophy which have been the most influential among architects... more...

  • Thoreau's Natureby Jane Bennett

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2002; US$ 38.99

    Thoreau's Nature: Ethics, Politics, and the Wild explores how Thoreau crafted a life open to 'the Wild,' a term that marks the startling element of foreignness in every object of experience, however familiar. Thoreau's encounters with nature, Bennett argues, allowed him to resist his all-too-human tendency toward intellectual laziness, social conformity,... more...