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  • Autonomy and the Situated Selfby Rachel Haliburton

    Lexington Books 2013; US$ 44.99

    Autonomy and the Situated Self offers a critique of contemporary mainstream bioethics and proposes an alternative framework for the exploration of bioethical issues. more...

  • Badiou and Platoby A. J. Bartlett

    Edinburgh University Press Ltd 2011; Not Available

    An interrogation of Plato's entire work using the concepts and categories of Alain Badiou. This is the first book to critically address and draw consequences from Badiou's claim that his work is a 'Platonism of the multiple' and that philosophy today requires a 'platonic gesture'. Examining the relationship between Badiou and... more...

  • Being Shaken: Ontology and the Eventby Michael Marder; Santiago Zabala

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 110.00

    Being Shaken is a multifaceted meditation by leading philosophers from Europe and North America on ways in which events disrupt the complacency of the ontological paradigm at the personal, ethical, theological, aesthetic, and political levels. more...

  • Being and Not-Beingby P. Seligman

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 99.00

    The present monograph on Plato's Sophist developed from series of lectures given over a number of years to honours and graduate phi­ losophy classes in the University of Waterloo. It is hoped that it will prove a useful guide to anyone trying to come to grips with, and gain a perspective of Plato's mature thought. At the same time my study is addressed... more...

  • Bergson, Complexity and Creative Emergenceby David Kreps

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 95.00

    This is a book about evolution ? from a post-Darwinian perspective. It recounts the core ideas of French philosopher Henri Bergson and his rediscovery and legacy in the poststructuralist critical philosophies of the 1960s, and explores the confluences of these ideas with those of complexity theory in environmental biology. more...

  • Bergson, Complexity and Creative Emergenceby David Kreps

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 95.00

    This is a book about evolution ? from a post-Darwinian perspective. It recounts the core ideas of French philosopher Henri Bergson and his rediscovery and legacy in the poststructuralist critical philosophies of the 1960s, and explores the confluences of these ideas with those of complexity theory in environmental biology. more...

  • Between Experience and Metaphysicsby S. Amsterdamski

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 119.00

    Polish philosophy of science has been the beneficiary of three powerful creative streams of scientific and philosophical thought. First and fore­ most was the Lwow-Warsaw school of Polish analytical philosophy founded by Twardowski and continued in their several ways by Les­ niewski, Lukasiewicz, and Tarski, the great mathematical and logical philosophers,... more...

  • Beyond The Tractatus Warsby Rupert Read; Matthew A. Lavery

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95

    Over fifteen years have passed since Cora Diamond and James Conant turned Wittgenstein scholarship upside down with the program of ?resolute? reading, and ten years since this reading was crystallized in the major collection The New Wittgenstein . This approach remains at the center of the debate about Wittgenstein and his philosophy, and this book... more...

  • Cannibal Metaphysicsby Eduardo Viveiros de Castro; Peter Skafish

    University of Minnesota Press 2015; Not Available

    The iconoclastic Brazilian anthropologist and theoretician Eduardo Viveiros de Castro, well known in his discipline for helping initiate its ?ontological turn,? offers a vision of anthropology as ?the practice of the permanent decolonization of thought.? After showing that Amazonian and other Amerindian groups inhabit a radically different conceptual... more...

  • Causationby Douglas Kutach

    Wiley 2014; US$ 22.95

    In most academic and non-academic circles throughout history, the world and its operation have been viewed in terms of cause and effect. The principles of causation have been applied, fruitfully, across the sciences, law, medicine, and in everyday life, despite the lack of any agreed-upon framework for understanding what causation ultimately amounts... more...