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  • Logic: A Very Short Introductionby Graham Priest

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 7.99

    Graham Priest shows that formal logic is a powerful, exciting part of modern philosophy — a tool for thinking about everything from the existence of God and the reality of time to paradoxes of probability. Explaining formal logic in simple, non-technical terms, this edition includes new sections on mathematical algorithms, axioms, and proofs. more...

  • Handbuch Rhetorik und Philosophieby Andreas Hetzel; Gerald Posselt

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 229.99

    This series on rhetoric illuminates the discipline both systematically and from a historical perspective. Each handbook is devoted to a different subfield, in line with the development of the discipline since the 18 th century. The series focuses on modern developments while discussing both theoretical and practical insights. more...

  • Philosophy for Life: Teach Yourselfby Mel Thompson

    Hodder & Stoughton 2017; US$ 15.99

    Philosophy For Life is the definitive introduction to the history of Western thought, but more than that, it is a toolkit for using philosophy in your daily life. As you read, you will develop your own critical and creative thinking, exploring the key ideas in Western Philosophy and the arguments that continue to shape our world. You will discover... more...

  • Game Changersby Rudolf Taschner

    Prometheus Books 2017; US$ 11.99

    In this lively history of game theory, a gifted math educator and science writer explains for lay readers the uses and value of this innovative yet easy-to-understand approach to mathematical modeling. Essentially, game theory interprets life as a game with mathematical rules. By following the rules, decisions can be calculated that result in the greatest... more...

  • Education's Epistemologyby Harvey Siegel

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 84.99

    Education's Epistemology extends and defends Siegel's "reasons conception" of critical thinking, developing it in both philosophical and educational directions. Of particular note is its emphasis on epistemic quality and epistemic rationality and its concerted defense of "universal" educational and philosophical ideals in the face of multicultural,... more...

  • Essays on Husserl's Logic and Philosophy of Mathematicsby Stefania Centrone

    Springer Netherlands 2017; US$ 117.87

    Essays on Husserl’s Logic and Philosophy of Mathematics sets out to fill up a lacuna in the present research on Husserl by presenting a precise account of Husserl’s work in the field of logic, of the philosophy of logic and of the philosophy of mathematics. The aim is to provide an in-depth reconstruction and analysis of the discussion between Husserl... more...

  • Applications of Formal Philosophyby Rafal Urbaniak; Gillman Payette

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 102.55

    This book features mathematical and formal philosophers’ efforts to understand philosophical questions using mathematical techniques. It offers a collection of works from leading researchers in the area, who discuss some of the most fascinating ways formal methods are now being applied. It covers topics such as: the uses of probable and statistical... more...

  • Supervenience and Normativityby Bartosz Brozek; Antonino Rotolo; Jerzy Stelmach

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 94.29

    The present collection represents an attempt to bring together several contributions to the ongoing debate pertaining to supervenience of the normative in law and morals and strives to be the first work that addresses the topic comprehensively. It addresses the controversies surrounding the idea of normative supervenience and the philosophical conceptions... more...

  • Giving Reasonsby David R. Morrow

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2017; US$ 8.50

    Giving Reasons prepares students to think independently, evaluate information, and reason clearly across disciplines. Accessible to students and effective for instructors, it provides plain-English exercises, helpful appendices, and a variety of online supplements. more...

  • Core Logicby Neil Tennant

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 69.99

    Neil Tennant presents an original logical system with unusual philosophical, proof-theoretic, metalogical, computational, and revision-theoretic virtues. Core Logic is the first system that ensures both relevance and adequacy for the formalization of all mathematical and scientific reasoning. more...