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  • Brentano's Mindby Mark Textor

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 59.99

    Mark Textor presents a critical study of the work of one of the most important thinkers of the 19th century. How is the mental distinct from the physical? What must awareness of seeing, hearing, etc. be like to be infallible? What does the unity of a conscious mental life consist in? Textor shows how Brentano helps us to answer these questions more...

  • Philosophizing Madness from Nietzsche to Derridaby Angelos Evangelou

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 94.05

    Drawing connections between madness, philosophy and autobiography, this book addresses the question of how Nietzsche's madness might have affected his later works. It also explores why continental philosophy after Nietzsche is so fascinated with madness, and how it (re)considers, (re)evaluates and (re)valorizes madness. To answer these questions,... more...

  • Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy, Volume 52by Victor Caston

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 29.99

    Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy is a volume of original articles on all aspects of ancient philosophy. The articles may be of substantial length, and include critical notices of major books. OSAP is now published twice yearly, in both hardback and paperback. more...

  • The Fragmentation of Beingby Kris McDaniel

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 64.99

    Kris McDaniel argues that there are different ways in which things exist. For instance, past things don't exist in the same way as present things. Numbers don't exist in the same way as physical objects; nor do holes, which are real, but less real than what they are in. McDaniel's theory of being illuminates a wide range of metaphysical topics. more...

  • Theories of the Logosby Ermanno Bencivenga

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 94.05

    This book offers insight into the nature of meaningful discourse. It presents an argument of great intellectual scope written by an author with more than four decades of experience. Readers will gain a deeper understanding into three theories of the logos: analytic, dialectical, and oceanic. The author first introduces and contrasts these three theories.... more...

  • What is Rhetoric?by Michel Meyer

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 26.99

    This book offers a new unified approach to rhetoric, a means of persuading or influencing interlocutors. All the principal authors from Plato and Aristotle to contemporary theorists are integrated into Michel Meyer's 'problematological' conception of rhetoric, based on the primacy of questioning and answering in language and thought. more...

  • The Human Condition in Hilary of Poitiersby Isabella Image

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 84.99

    This study examines the theology of the fourth-century bishop, Hilary of Poitiers, concentrating particularly on two commentaries written at different times in his life. The main focus of the study is on Hilary's anthropological theology. more...

  • Kantian Ethics, Dignity and Perfectionby Paul Formosa

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 80.00

    A clear and original perspective on Kantian ethics that focuses on the dignity, vulnerability and perfectibility of human rational agency. more...

  • Leviathanby Thomas Hobbes; Christopher Brooke

    Penguin Books Ltd 2017; US$ 18.32

    'The life of man, solitary, poore, nasty, brutish, and short' Written during the chaos of the English Civil War, Thomas Hobbes' Leviathan asks how, in a world of violence and horror, can we stop ourselves from descending into anarchy? Hobbes' case for a 'common-wealth' under a powerful sovereign - or 'Leviathan' - to enforce security and... more...

  • The Significance of the Lvov-Warsaw School in the European Cultureby Anna Brozek; Friedrich Stadler; Jan Wolenski

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 82.29

    This volume is a result of the international symposium “The Tradition of the Lvov-Warsaw School in European Culture,” which took place in Warsaw, Poland, September 2015. It collects almost all the papers presented at the symposium as well as some additional ones. The contributors include scholars from Austria, the Netherlands, Ireland, and Poland.... more...