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- Indiana University Press 2015; Not Available
This volume explores what phenomenology adds to the enterprise of anthropology, drawing on and contributing to a burgeoning field of social science research inspired by the phenomenological tradition in philosophy. Essays by leading scholars ground their discussions of theory and method in richly detailed ethnographic case studies. The contributors... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 95.00
Who are we in simulated worlds? Will experiencing worlds that are not 'actual' change our ways of structuring thought? Can virtual worlds open up new possibilities to philosophize? Virtual Worlds as Philosophical Tools tries to answer these questions from a perspective that combines philosophy of technology with videogame design. more...
- Lexington Books 2015; US$ 89.99
This book offers a compelling account of the evolution of sensibility, weaving together Darwinian and biosemiotic theory. It works along non-anthropomorphic aesthetics of the appreciation and creation of beauty in nature as an end in itself which has practical benefit. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 95.00
Metaphysics and Music in Adorno and Heidegger explains how two notoriously opposed German philosophers share a rethinking of the possibility of metaphysics via notions of music and waiting. This is connected to the historical materialist project of social change by way of the radical Italian composer Luigi Nono. more...
- Vittorio Klostermann 2015; US$ 89.40
Was geschieht in der Begegnung zwischen Menschen? Wie sind die Strukturen von gemeinsamer Erfahrung zu bestimmen? Welche Grenzen und Brüche des intersubjektiven Verstehens gibt es? Diesen Fragen widmen sich die philosophischen Untersuchungen in diesem Buch mittels phänomenologischer Intentionalanalysen und anthropologischer Strukturbeschreibungen,... more...
- Stanford University Press 2015; US$ 12.99
The rapidly expanding field of critical animal studies now offers a myriad of theoretical and philosophical positions from which to choose. This timely book provides an overview and analysis of the most influential of these trends. Approachable and concise, it is intended for readers sympathetic to the project of changing our ways of thinking about... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2015; US$ 26.00
The Art of Happiness and The Dalai Lama?s Little Book of Inner Peace, the Dalai Lama has guided us along the path to compassion and taught us how to improve our inner lives. In A Force for Good, with the help of his longtime friend Daniel Goleman, the New York Times bestselling author of Emotional Intelligence, the Dalai Lama explains how... more...
- Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 18.95
The name Erasmus of Rotterdam conjures up a golden age of scholarly integrity and the disinterested pursuit of knowledge, when learning could command public admiration without the need for authorial self-promotion. Lisa Jardine, however, shows that Erasmus self-consciously created his own reputation as the central figure of the European intellectual... more...
- Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 175.00
Søren Kierkegaard (1813-55) published an extraordinary number of works during his lifetime, but he left behind nearly as much unpublished writing, most of which consists of what are called his "journals and notebooks." Volume 2 of this 11-volume edition of Kierkegaard's Journals and Notebooks includes materials from 1836 to 1846, a period... more...