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  • The Virtues of Freedomby Paul Guyer

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 39.99 US$ 35.99

    This volume of essays by one of the world's foremost Kant scholars explores the efforts of the great Enlightenment philosopher Immanuel Kant (1724-1804) to construct a moral philosophy based on the premise that the most fundamental value for human beings is their freedom to set their own ends. more...

  • Hegel on Philosophy in Historyby Rachel Zuckert; James Kreines

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00

    This book investigates Hegel's historical conception of philosophy: as built upon and reviving prior views, and as speaking to its historical context. more...

  • Hobbes and the Artifice of Eternityby Christopher Scott McClure

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00

    An original analysis of Hobbes' political and religious thought, arguing that apparent inconsistencies in his work were a rhetorical strategy. more...

  • On the Improvement of Understandingby Benedict de Spinoza

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2016; US$ 0.99

    After experience had taught me that all the usual surroundings of social life are vain and futile; seeing that none of the objects of my fears contained in themselves anything either good or bad, except in so far as the mind is affected by them, I finally resolved to inquire whether there might be some real good having power to communicate itself,... more...

  • The Nature of Thingsby Titus Lucretius Carus

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2016; US$ 1.99

    'De Rerum Natura' ('On the Nature of Things') is a 1st century BC didactic poem by the Roman poet and philosopher Lucretius, with the goal of explaining Epicurean philosophy to a Roman audience. Lucretius presents the principles of atomism; the nature of the mind and soul; explanations of sensation and thought; the development of the world and its... more...

  • On Generation and Corruptionby Aristotle

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2016; US$ 0.99

    OUR next task is to study coming-to-be and passing-away. We are to distinguish the causes, and to state the definitions, of these processes considered in general-as changes predicable uniformly of all the things that come-to-be and pass-away by nature. Further, we are to study growth and 'alteration'. We must inquire what each of them is; and whether... more...

  • On The Metaphysics of Morals and Ethicsby Immanuel Kant

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2016; US$ 1.99

    Collected here in this omnibus edition are Immanuel Kant's three most important works on the Metaphysics of Morals and Ethics. Included are Kant: Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals, Introduction to the Metaphysic of Morals, and The Metaphysical Elements of Ethics. Kant's Fundamental Principles of the Metaphysics of Morals is one of the most important... more...

  • Kant and Social Policiesby Andrea Faggion; Alessandro Pinzani; Nuria Sanchez Madrid

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 85.32

    This book discusses the potential for Kant?s political and juridical philosophy to shed light on current social challenges and policy. By considering Kant as a contemporary and not above moral responsibility, the authors explore his political theory as the philosophical foundation of human rights, discussing the right to citizenship, social dynamics... more...

  • Re-Envisioning Christian Humanismby Jens Zimmermann

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 94.99 US$ 85.49

    An edited volume aiming to recover a Christian humanist ethos. It provides a historical overview and individual examples of past Christian humanisms. more...

  • Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy, Volume 49by Brad Inwood

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 39.99 US$ 35.99

    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...