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Ontology, Including being, the soul, life, death

  • The Roots of Reasonby

    Oxford University Press, UK 2006; US$ 47.99

    David Papineau presents a controversial view of human reason, portraying it as a normal part of the natural world, and drawing on the empirical sciences to illuminate its workings. In these six interconnected essays he discusses both theoretical and practical rationality, and shows how evolutionary theory, decision theory, and quantum mechanics offer... more...

  • Topics in Early Modern Philosophy of Mindby

    Springer Netherlands 2009; US$ 209.00

    This book examines the philosophy of mind from the 1630s to the late 1700s. It presents studies of a wide array of philosophers and topics, from those that have long captivated philosophers and psychologists to others that have been under explored. more...

  • Husserl?s Ideenby

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 179.00

    Honoring the centenary of the original appearance of Ideen, this book assesses the influence of Husserl?s concept of phenomenology on leading figures and movements of the last century: Ortega y Gassett, Edith Stein, Heidegger and Gurwitsch, among others. more...

  • Cartesian Empiricismsby

    Springer Netherlands 2013; US$ 129.00

    This expansive guide to more than two dozen European Cartesians who placed empiricism at the heart of their praxis in the seventeenth century shows that Descartes? followers were active promoters of the experimental method in all the natural sciences. more...

  • Intentional Acts and Institutional Factsby

    Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 209.00

    Savas L. Tsohatzidis John Searle is famous for his contributions to two fields with long and dist- guished traditions within analytic philosophy?the philosophy of language and the philosophy of mind?, but his interests and achievements extend beyond these fields. From the early 1990s he has added to his research agenda a theme that was not only largely... more...

  • Ontology, Epistemology, and Teleology for Modeling and Simulationby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 179.00

    This crucial addition to the literature features internationally renowned authorities in science, computer science, and modeling and simulation, who explain the contribution that ontology, epistemology and teleology will make to next-generation applications. more...

  • Objectification and (De)Humanizationby

    Springer New York 2013; US$ 129.00

    This book integrates theoretical and empirical approaches to explore the conceptual and behaviorial continuum that runs from anthropomorphism and humanization to dehumanization and objectification. Discussion includes its impact in daily human interaction. more...

  • Sourcebook for the History of the Philosophy of Mindby

    Springer Netherlands 2013; US$ 349.00

    This comprehensive account of the history of the philosophy of mind features fresh translations of key texts, exhaustive coverage from Plato to Kant, and detailed commentary by expert scholars of philosophy. more...

  • Mereology and the Sciencesby

    Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 179.00

    This volume is the first systematic and thorough attempt to investigate the relation and the possible applications of mereology to contemporary science. It gathers contributions from leading scholars in the field and covers a wide range of scientific theories and practices such as physics, mathematics, chemistry, biology, computer science and engineering.... more...

  • Inherent and Instrumental Valuesby G. John M. Abbarno

    UPA 2014; US$ 38.99

    The essays in this book offer an in-depth exploration of value theory. Portions examine the theoretical foundations of values and valuation exploring the rational groundwork for judgments. Other aspects, appealing to value distinctions of inherent, intrinsic, and instrumental, bring to light matters of aesthetic, social political, ethical, and ontological... more...