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Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

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Truth: Ideas in Profile

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Truth: Ideas in Profile

Simon Blackburn

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

The world's leading thinker on truth explains what it is and why it matters in every important aspect of life [more]

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Practical Knowledge: Selected Essays

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Practical Knowledge: Selected Essays

Kieran Setiya

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Ethics & moral philosophy

Hardback

In this collection, Kieran Setiya explores the place of agency in ethics, arguing for a causal theory of intentional action... [more]

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Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity: An Essay on Desire, Practical Reasoning, and Narrative

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Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity: An Essay on Desire, Practical Reasoning,...

Alasdair MacIntyre (University of Notre Dame, Indiana)

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Marxism & Communism

Hardback

Alasdair MacIntyre explores the central philosophical, political and moral claims of modernity and argues that a proper understanding... [more]

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Mirror, Mirror: The Uses and Abuses of Self-Love

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Mirror, Mirror: The Uses and Abuses of Self-Love

Simon Blackburn

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of mind; Psychology

Paperback

Drawing on philosophy, psychology, literature, history, and popular culture, this book offers an enlightening and entertaining... [more]

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In Praise of Forgetting: Historical Memory and Its Ironies

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In Praise of Forgetting: Historical Memory and Its Ironies

David Rieff

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of mind; Memory

Paperback

A leading contrarian thinker explores the ethical paradox at the heart of history's wounds [more]

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Metaphysics in Contemporary Physics

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Metaphysics in Contemporary Physics

Tomasz F. Bigaj, Christian Wuthrich

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of science; Physics

Hardback

The book Metaphysics in Contemporary Physics offers various perspectives on the relation and mutual influence between modern... [more]

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Living With a Wild God: A Non-Believer's Search for the Truth about Everything

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Living With a Wild God: A Non-Believer's Search for the Truth about Everything...

Barbara Ehrenreich (Y)

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; History of religion

Paperback

One of the finest thinkers of our time grapples with fundamental, deeply personal, questions of belief. [more]

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Philosophers of Our Times

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Philosophers of Our Times

Ted Honderich (University College London)

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of mind; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

Eighteen of the world's most eminent philosophers of recent years tackle central questions of philosophy. They discuss mind,... [more]

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Hard Luck: How Luck Undermines Free Will and Moral Responsibility

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Hard Luck: How Luck Undermines Free Will and Moral Responsibility

Neil Levy (Florey Neuroscience Institutes, Australia, and Oxford Centre for Neuroethics)

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

The concept of luck plays an important role in debates concerning free will and moral responsibility. It may seem that if... [more]

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An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding

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An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding

David Hume

Humanities; Western philosophy: Enlightenment; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

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The Enquiry considers the origin and processes of human thought and argues that we should liberate ourselves from the 'superstition'... [more]

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Theories of Truth: An Introduction

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Theories of Truth: An Introduction

Timothy M. Mosteller

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

Paperback

From the Pre-Socratics to the 21st century, Theories of Truth: An Introduction provides a clear, introductory account of the... [more]

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Seeing Things: The Philosophy of Reliable Observation

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Seeing Things: The Philosophy of Reliable Observation

Robert Hudson

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of science

Hardback

In Seeing Things, Robert Hudson argues that robustness reasoning lacks the special value it is often claimed to have. Robustness... [more]

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Philosophical Troubles: Collected Papers, Volume 1

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Philosophical Troubles: Collected Papers, Volume 1

Saul A. Kripke (Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and Computer Science, Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and Computer Science, CUNY Graduate Center)

Philosophy of language; Philosophy; Analytical philosophy & Logical Positivism; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

Paperback

This important new book is the first of a series of volumes collecting the essential articles by the eminent and highly influential... [more]

$34.95

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Critique of Pure Reason

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Critique of Pure Reason

Immanuel Kant

Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

Paperback

Offers a framework upon which the whole of modern philosophy is based. This book presents an investigation into the nature... [more]

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Cosmos and Psyche: Intimations of a New World View

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Cosmos and Psyche: Intimations of a New World View

Richard Tarnas

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; History of ideas

Paperback

Tarnas demonstrates the existence of a consistent correspondence between planetary movements and the unfolding of human history.... [more]

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The Reason of Things: Living with Philosophy

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The Reason of Things: Living with Philosophy

A. C. Grayling

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Social & political philosophy

Paperback

The follow-up to THE MEANING OF THINGS which continues AC Grayling's philosophical journey through life. [more]

$22.99

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Mystique of Enlightenment: The Radical Ideas of U G Krishnamurti

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Mystique of Enlightenment: The Radical Ideas of U G Krishnamurti

U. G. Krishnamurti

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Mind, Body, Spirit

Paperback

A scathing critique of contemporary spirituality by one its most unusual figures. [more]

$29.95

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Essays on Plato and Aristotle

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Essays on Plato and Aristotle

J. L. Ackrill (Emeritus Professor of the History of Philosophy, Emeritus Professor of the History of Philosophy, University of Oxford)

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy: logic; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

The scholar of ancient philosophy J. L. Ackrill here presents a selection of his essays on Plato and Aristotle from the past... [more]

$89.95

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Judgment Calls

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Judgment Calls

John Sloop, James P. McDaniel

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; History of ideas; Jurisprudence & philosophy of law

Paperback

The concept of judgement is a contestatory site for philosophical, rhetorical, and cultural reflection and inquiry. These... [more]

$67.99

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Theories of Truth: A Critical Introduction

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Theories of Truth: A Critical Introduction

Richard L. Kirkham

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

Paperback

Surveys all of the major theories of truth, presenting the crux of the issues involved at a level accessible to nonexperts... [more]

$79.00

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What Does It All Mean?: A Very Short Introduction to Philosophy

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What Does It All Mean?: A Very Short Introduction to Philosophy

Thomas Nagel (Professor of Philosophy, Professor of Philosophy, New York University)

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Ethics & moral philosophy

Hardback

Introducing the uninitiated to the world of philosophical inquiry, by examining nine philosophical problems fundamental to... [more]

$46.95

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A Treatise of Human Nature

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A Treatise of Human Nature

David Hume

Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Literature, Poetry & Criticism

Paperback

A key to modern studies of 18th century Western philosophy, the Treatise considers numerous classic philosophical issues,... [more]

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Heidegger and the Problem of Knowledge

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Heidegger and the Problem of Knowledge

Charles Guignon

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

Paperback

Presents a discussion of Heidegger's thought. This title provides an account of his development from Being and Time to the... [more]

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When Maps Become the World

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When Maps Become the World

Rasmus Gr Winther

History; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of science; Physics

Paperback

Map making and, ultimately, map thinking is ubiquitous across literature, cosmology, mathematics, psychology, and genetics.... [more]

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The Evolution of Knowledge: Rethinking Science for the Anthropocene

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The Evolution of Knowledge: Rethinking Science for the Anthropocene

Jurgen Renn

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Sociology; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; History of science

Hardback

A fundamentally new approach to the history of science and technology This book presents a new way of thinking about the... [more]

$78.99

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