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  • Reasoningby Jonathan E. Adler; Lance J. Rips

    Cambridge University Press 2008; US$ 68.00

    An interdisciplinary collection of major essays on reasoning by a well-known group of philosophers, psychologists and cognitive scientists. more...

  • Über die Wissenschaftenby Al-Farabi; Franz Schupp

    Felix Meiner Verlag 2005; US$ 17.18

    Die Ausgabe bietet erstmals eine deutsche Übersetzung dieses Schlüsseltextes für die Einteilung und Bewertung der Wissenschaften nach der lateinischen Übersetzung von Gerhard von Cremona (1114?1187). Beigefügt ist eine kritische Edition des lateinischen Textes, der mit den überlieferten Handschriften des arabischen Originals abgeglichen wurde. Die... more...

  • Reason and Rationalityby Maria Cristina Amoretti; Nicla Vassallo

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 125.00

    Reason and rationality represent crucial elements of the self-image of human beings and have unquestionably been among the most debated issues in Western philosophy, dating from ancient Greece, through the Middle Ages, and to the present day. Many words and thoughts have already been spent trying to define the nature and standards of reason... more...

  • The Upside of Irrationalityby Dan Ariely

    HarperCollins 2010; US$ 11.99

    ?Dan Ariely is a genius at understanding human behavior: no economist does a better job of uncovering and explaining the hidden reasons for the weird ways we act.? ? James Surowiecki, author of The Wisdom of Crowds Behavioral economist and New York Times bestselling author of Predictably Irrational Dan Ariely returns to offer a much-needed... more...

  • Erzählungen im Öffentlichenby Markus Arnold; Gert Dressel; Willy Viehöver

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2012; US$ 39.99

    Ob in Medien, in der Wissenschaft, in der Politik oder in der Alltagskommuni­kation ? wir sind stets mit einer Fülle an schriftlichen und mündlichen Erzäh­lungen konfrontiert. Sie schaffen gemeinsame Wirklichkeiten und Identitäten, auf die wir uns als soziale Akteure in unseren Handlungen bewusst oder unbewusst beziehen. Erzählungen im öffentlichen... more...

  • Practical Reasoning and Ethical Decisionby Robert Audi

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 41.95

    Presenting the most comprehensive and lucid account of the topic currently available, Robert Audi's "Practical Reasoning and Ethical Decision" is essential reading for anyone interested in the role of reason in ethics or the nature of human action. The first part of the book is a detailed critical overview of the influential theories of practical reasoning... more...

  • The Philosopher's Toolkitby Julian Baggini; Peter S. Fosl

    Wiley 2011; US$ 22.95

    The second edition of this popular compendium provides the necessary intellectual equipment to engage with and participate in effective philosophical argument, reading, and reflection Features significantly revised, updated and expanded entries, and an entirely new section drawn from methods in the history of philosophy This edition has a broad,... more...

  • Practical Conflictsby Peter Baumann; Monika Betzler

    Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 28.00

    In this 2004 collection a distinguished roster of philosophers analyse the diverse forms of practical conflict. more...

  • Giving Reasonsby Lilian Bermejo Luque

    Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 159.00

    This book provides a new, linguistic approach to Argumentation Theory. Its main goal is to integrate the logical, dialectical and rhetorical dimensions of argumentation in a model providing a unitary treatment of its justificatory and persuasive powers. This model takes as its basis Speech Acts Theory in order to characterize argumentation as a second-order... more...

  • Debate Dynamics: How Controversy Improves Our Beliefsby Gregor Betz

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 129.00

    This highly innovative study deploys multi-agent simulation of controversial debate to explore whether, in fact, critical argumentation is an effective way to overcome disagreement. It synthesizes research in both formal epistemology and argumentation theory. more...