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  • Modelling Metaphysicsby Uwe Meixner

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 133.00

    This book models and simulates metaphysics by presenting the metaphysics of a model. The small size of the model makes it possible to treat metaphysical matters with a more than usual systematicity and comprehensiveness. In the mirror of sustained analogy, simulation-metaphysics offers a wealth of insights on the real thing: on the doctrines,... more...

  • Das Problem der Handlungsverursachungby Katinka Schulte-Ostermann

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 182.00

    Die vorliegende Untersuchung ist eine Auseinandersetzung mit der kausalen Handlungstheorie. Der These, dass Handlungen entweder unmittelbar durch einen Akteur oder durch seine mentalen Zustände verursacht werden, wird entgegengehalten, dass bisher keine Handlungstheorie vorliegt, die dieses kausale Verhältnis zu belegen vermag und dass... more...

  • Knowledge - Genetic Foundations and Epistemic Coherenceby Birte Schelling

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 154.00

    Since the 1960s there is a controversial discussion about the correct explication of the concept of knowledge in epistemology, but until today no generally accepted solution to the problem of defining this concept has been found. This book contributes to the discussion in epistemology by proposing a new explication of the concept of knowledge... more...

  • On Meaning in Lifeby Beatrix Himmelmann

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 126.00

    The question of meaning in life is as relevant and central as ever - in spite of all attempts at declaring it senseless. It does not disappear. But how should we deal with this question today? The collection presents a wide range of approaches, discussing subjectivist and objectivist answers, confronting concepts of meaning with notions... more...

  • The Intellectual Powersby P. M. S. Hacker

    Wiley 2013; US$ 34.95 US$ 30.29

    The Intellectual Powers is a philosophical investigation into the cognitive and cogitative powers of mankind. It develops a connective analysis of our powers of consciousness, intentionality, mastery of language, knowledge, belief, certainty, sensation, perception, memory, thought, and imagination, by one of Britain?s leading philosophers. It... more...

  • Questions about Life, Volume 1 (WeJIT Enhanced!)by John Alan Halloran

    Logogram 2013; US$ 6.75

    Questions About Life is a completely new type of book. It consists of 58 questions with 58 hyperlinked answers, where the writing is concise and to the point. At 75 pages, the book appears short, but the density and richness of the many concepts in the 58 answers will have you re-reading and pondering the book several times. more...

  • What I Believeby Bertrand Russell

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 24.95

    Bertrand Russell is widely regarded as one of the greatest philosophers of the twentieth century and a brilliant writer and commentator on social and political affairs. What I Believe offers a lucid and concise insight into Russell?s thinking on issues that preoccupied him throughout his life: atheism, religious morality and the impact of science... more...

  • On Dialogueby Dmitri Nikulin

    Lexington Books 2005; US$ 39.99

    Drawing from the works of Plato and more contemporary philosophers such as Bakhtin, Buber, Taylor, and Gadamer, On Dialogue explores the necessity of dialogue to being. Author Dmitri Nikulin argues that dialogue is not just a form of communication, but it is the very conditio humana. Nikulin provides a systematic account of dialogue and its role in... more...

  • Exploring Personhoodby O.P. Joseph Torchia

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2007; US$ 37.99

    This book explores the metaphysical underpinnings of theories of human nature, personhood, and the self. The coverage of the work is broad in scope, moving from the Pre-Socratics to Postmodernism, critically assessing what transpired during the intervening 2500 year period, with a special focus on the contributions of the Aristotelian/Thomistic tradition... more...

  • What, Then, Is Time?by Eva Brann

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2001; US$ 38.99

    'What is time?' Well-known philosopher and intellectual historian, Eva Brann mounts an inquiry into a subject universally agreed to be among the most familiar and the most strange of human experiences. Brann approaches questions of time through the study of ten famous texts by such thinkers as Plato, Augustine, Kant, Husserl, and Heidegger, showing... more...