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  • The Moral Psychology of Prideby J. Adam Carter; Emma C. Gordon

    Rowman & Littlefield International 2017; US$ 38.99

    This book demonstrates pride's unique profile in philosophical theory as both an emotion and an element of human virtue, and includes a range of represented perspectives: psychology; philosophy; sociology; and anthropology. more...

  • Measurement in Medicineby Leah McClimans

    Rowman & Littlefield International 2017; US$ 38.99

    This volume introduces readers to the main philosophical issues of measurement in medicine, illustrating the connections between the natural and social sciences by integrating essays on causation, measuring instruments and issues of measurement and policy. more...

  • Performance Studies and Negative Epistemologyby Claire Maria Chambers

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 79.65

    Ideas about negativity, emptiness, nothingness, and disappearance have maintained great theoretical currency in the field of performance theory. Performance Apophatics argues that performance is often an ethical injunction against what it would know or seek to make known. The book explicates texts, performances, and theories of performance as negative... more...

  • The Palgrave Handbook of the Afterlifeby Yujin Nagasawa; Benjamin Matheson

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; Not Available

    This unique Handbook provides a sophisticated, scholarly overview of the most advanced thought regarding the idea of life after death. Its comprehensive coverage encompasses historical, religious, philosophical and scientific thinking. Starting with an overview of ancient thought on the topic,  The Palgrave Handbook of the Afterlife  examines... more...

  • Toward a Phenomenology of Addiction: Embodiment, Technology, Transcendenceby Frank Schalow

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 94.48

    This book addresses an epidemic that has developed on a global scale, and, which under the heading of “addiction,” presents a new narrative about the travails of the human predicament. The book introduces phenomenological motifs, such as desire, embodiment, and temporality, to uncover the existential roots of addiction, and develops Martin Heidegger’s... more...

  • Christian von Ehrenfels: Philosophie – Gestalttheorie – Kunstby Ulf Höfer; Jutta Valent

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 126.99

    The series presents historical and systematic studies on the philosophy of Alexius Meinong and his school, as well as on works influenced by aspects of Meinong’s philosophy. Furthermore, the series is open to contributions in the analytic-phenomenological tradition, mirroring the most recent developments in these disciplines. more...

  • Boccaccio the Philosopherby Filippo Andrei

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 95.58

    This book explores the tangled relationship between literary production and epistemological foundation as exemplified in one of the masterpieces of Italian literature. Filippo Andrei argues that Giovanni Boccaccio's Decameron  has a significant though concealed engagement with philosophy, and that the philosophical implications of its narratives... more...

  • Immanuel Kant – Die Einheit des Bewusstseinsby Giuseppe Motta; Udo Thiel

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 114.99

    In der Reihe werden herausragende monographische Untersuchungen und Sammelbände zu allen Aspekten der Philosophie Kants veröffentlicht, ebenso zum systematischen Verhältnis seiner Philosophie zu anderen philosophischen Ansätzen in Geschichte und Gegenwart. Veröffentlicht werden Studien, die einen innovativen Charakter haben und ausdrückliche Desiderate... more...

  • Textologieby Martin Endres; Axel Pichler; Claus Zittel

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 137.99

    Die Publikation stellt den Eröffnungsband der Reihe Textologie der Philosophie, Literatur und Wissenschaften dar und versammelt Beiträge, die sich ausgehend von der Frage nach der Bedeutung und Funktion von Textualität der Entwicklung eines erweiterten Textbegriffs aus transdisziplinärer Perspektive widmen. Gemeinsames Ziel der Beträge... more...

  • A Short History of Truthby Julian Baggini

    Quercus 2017; US$ 12.99

    How did we find ourselves in a "post-truth" world of "alternative facts"? And can we get out of it? A Short History of Truth sets out to answer these questions by looking at the complex history of truth and falsehood. It identifies ten types of supposed truth and explains how easily each can become the midwife of falsehood. There is no species of... more...