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Epistemology. Theory of knowledge

  • Articulating the Worldby Joseph Rouse

    University of Chicago Press 2015; US$ 30.00

    Naturalism as a guiding philosophy for modern science both disavows any appeal to the supernatural or anything else transcendent to nature, and repudiates any philosophical or religious authority over the workings and conclusions of the sciences. A longstanding paradox within naturalism, however, has been the status of scientific knowledge itself,... more...

  • Knowing Nature in Early Modern Europeby David Beck

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    Today we are used to clear divisions between science and the arts. But early modern thinkers had no such distinctions, with ?knowledge? being a truly interdisciplinary pursuit. Each chapter of this collection presents a case study from a different area of knowledge. more...

  • Classic Questions and Contemporary Filmby Dean A. Kowalski

    Wiley 2015; US$ 49.95

    Featuring significant revisions and updates, Classic Questions and Contemporary Film: An Introduction to Philosophy, 2nd Edition uses popular movies as a highly accessible framework for introducing key philosophical concepts Explores 28 films with 18 new to this edition, including  Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Hotel Rwanda, V... more...

  • An Analysis of Knowingby John Hartland-Swann

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95

    First published in 1958, this book focuses on the meaning, interpretation, and use of the verb ?to know?. In our daily lives we are often claiming to know this or not to know that; and it is not therefore surprising that the verb has played a major role in philosophical speculation from Plato down to Bertrand Russell. This book analyses the varying... more...

  • Unifying the Philosophy of Truthby Theodora Achourioti; Henri Galinon; José Martínez Fernández; Kentaro Fujimoto

    Springer Netherlands 2015; US$ 179.00

    This anthology of the very latest research on truth features the work of recognized luminaries in the field, put together following a rigorous refereeing process. Along with an introduction outlining the central issues in the field, it provides a unique and unrivaled view of contemporary work on the nature of truth, with papers selected from key conferences... more...

  • Identität als Netzwerkby Heinrich Wilhelm Schäfer

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2015; US$ 79.99

    Identität kann nach Heinrich Wilhelm Schäfer als Netzwerk von Dispositionen des Wahrnehmens, Urteilens und Handelns begriffen werden. So lassen sich kollektive Akteure wie religiöse, ethnische oder politische Bewegungen in ihren sozialen Entstehungs- und Operationskontexten neuartig beschreiben. Bourdieus Soziologie weiterführend, kann das Zusammenspiel... more...

  • The Anatomy of Knowledgeby Marjorie Grene

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95

    Originally published in 1969. Since the seventeenth century the kind of knowledge afforded by mathematical physics has come more and more to furnish mankind with an ideal for all knowledge. The ideal also carries with it a new conception of the nature of things: all things whatsoever are held to be intelligible ultimately in terms of the laws of inanimate... more...

  • The Appeal to the Givenby Jacob Joshua Ross

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95

    Originally published in 1970. This work evaluates the appeal to the sensually given which played an important role in epistemological discussions during the early 20 th Century. While many contemporary philosophers regarded this appeal as a mistake, there were still some who defended the notion of the given and even made it the foundation of their... more...

  • Objectivity, Empiricism and Truthby R. W. Newell

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95

    Originally published in 1986. Wittgenstein, William James, Thomas Kuhn and John Wisdom share an attitude towards problems in the theory of knowledge which is fundamentally in conflict with the empiricist tradition. They encourage the idea that in understanding the central concepts of epistemology ? objectivity, certainty and reasoning ? people and... more...

  • The Reliability of the Cognitive Mechanismby William J. Talbott

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95

    Originally published in 1990. Examining epistemic justification, truth and logic, this book works towards a holistic theory of knowledge. It discusses evidence, belief, reliability and many philosophical theories surrounding the nature of true knowledge. A thorough Preface updates the main work from when it was written in 1976 to include theories... more...