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- 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...
- De Gruyter 2003; US$ 140.00
Unter dem Generalthema 'Natur im Mittelalter' fand vom 14. bis 17. März 2001 an der Philipps-Universität in Marburg das 9. Symposium des Mediävistenverbandes statt. Die erbetenen Beiträge sollten sich an der Trias 'Konzeptionen - Erfahrungen - Wirkungen' orientieren und das Zentralthema exemplarisch aus jeweils fachspezifischer Sicht behandeln,... more...
- Templeton Press 2013; US$ 6.99
For nearly a century, the central theological message of science seemed to be that there was no need for theology: science could stand alone to explain the universe. But today that message is changing. In this volume, a gallery of respected scientists describes new developments in their fields and the relationship with theological views of the universe.... more...
- De Gruyter 2011; US$ 182.00
In den letzten Jahrzehnten sind die Begriffe und Themen von Kontingenz und Zufall geradezu zu einem Modethema der Geistes- und Sozialwissenschaften geworden, in der Philosophie, aber auch in der Geschichtswissenschaft und in der Soziologie. Doch was genau ist unter Kontingenz oder Zufall zu verstehen? Dieser Frage widmet sich Peter Vogts Arbeit, in... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 32.95
This book explores two foundational questions about God: are there adequate reasons to think that God exists and if God exists, what is God like. The first and main question of the book takes up epistemological concerns, focusing on arguments for and against the claim that theism is rationally justifiable. Metaphysical questions about God's nature,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 29.95
What is the nature of causation? How is causation linked with explanation? And can there be an adequate theory of explanation? These questions and many others are addressed in this unified and rigorous examination of the philosophical problems surrounding causation, laws and explanation. Part 1 of this book explores Hume's views on causation, theories... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 47.95
The world contains objective causal relations and universals, both of which are intimately connected. If these claims are true, they must have far-reaching consequences, breathing new life into the theory of empirical knowledge and reinforcing epistemological realism. Without causes and universals, Professor Fales argues, realism is defeated, and idealism... more...
- Allen & Unwin 2005; US$ 40.90
Distinguished feminist theorist Elizabeth Grosz turns her attention to a topic long hinted at in feminist politics, but rarely elaborated: the question of time and how it relates to power and subjectivity. She shows how a deep understanding of the processes of time and change could underpin a whole new generation of scholarship. more...
- Oxford University Press 1997; US$ 129.99 US$ 111.79
Ehring shows the inadequacy of received theories of causation, and, introducing conceptual devices of his own, provides a wholly new account of causation as the persistence over time of individual properties, or "tropes." more...