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Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

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The Six Secrets of Intelligence: What your education failed to teach you

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The Six Secrets of Intelligence: What your education failed to teach you...

Craig Adams

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Psychology; Philosophy & theory of education; Memory improvement & thinking techniques

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Six ideas that reveal how to see through lies, deceptions and empty rhetoric, and a warning that we currently misunderstand... [more]

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Scepticism: A Very Short Introduction

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Scepticism: A Very Short Introduction

Duncan Pritchard (Distinguished Professor of Philosophy, University of California, Irvine and Professor of Philisophy, University of Edinburgh)

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

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This book explores the nature of scepticism, asking when it is legitimate, for example as the driver of new ideas, and when... [more]

$16.95

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What is Scientific Knowledge?: An Introduction to Contemporary Epistemology of Science

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What is Scientific Knowledge?: An Introduction to Contemporary Epistemology...

Kevin McCain (University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA), Kostas Kampourakis (University of Geneva, Switzerland)

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Cognition & cognitive psychology; Philosophy of science

Paperback

What Is Scientific Knowledge? is a much-needed collection of introductory-level chapters on the epistemology of science. Renowned... [more]

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A Philosopher Goes to the Doctor: A Critical Look at Philosophical Assumptions in Medicine

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A Philosopher Goes to the Doctor: A Critical Look at Philosophical Assumptions...

Dien Ho

Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Ethics & moral philosophy; Medical ethics & professional conduct; Philosophy of science

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This book sheds light on important philosophical assumptions made by professionals working in clinical and research medicine.... [more]

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In Defense of Moral Luck: Why Luck Often Affects Praiseworthiness and Blameworthiness

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In Defense of Moral Luck: Why Luck Often Affects Praiseworthiness and Blameworthiness...

Robert J. Hartman

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

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The problem of moral luck is that there is a contradiction in our common sense ideas about moral responsibility. In one strand... [more]

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How Do You Know?: The Epistemological Foundations of 21st Century Literacy

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How Do You Know?: The Epistemological Foundations of 21st Century Literacy...

J. M. Beach (University of Texas, San Antonio, USA)

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Sociology; Philosophy & theory of education; Curriculum planning & development

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This book defines the concept and practices of literacy through a discussion of knowledge, information media, culture, subjectivity,... [more]

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Epistemology: The Key Thinkers

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Epistemology: The Key Thinkers

Stephen Hetherington (University of New South Wales, in Sydney, Australia)

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

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What have the great philosophers written about the nature of knowledge? Epistemology: The Key Thinkers tells the story of... [more]

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Sociology, Health and the Fractured Society: A Critical Realist Account

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Sociology, Health and the Fractured Society: A Critical Realist Account...

Graham Scambler

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Sociology; Social welfare & social services; Personal & public health

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It is now accepted that many of the determinants of health and health care are social. This volume offers a philosophical... [more]

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Curriculum Epistemicide: Towards An Itinerant Curriculum Theory

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Curriculum Epistemicide: Towards An Itinerant Curriculum Theory

Joao M. Paraskeva

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy & theory of education; Curriculum planning & development

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Around the world, curriculum - hard sciences, social sciences and the humanities - has been dominated and legitimated by prevailing... [more]

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The Incommensurability Thesis

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The Incommensurability Thesis

Howard Sankey (University of Melbourne, Australia)

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

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Originally published in 1994, The Incommensurability Thesis is a critical study of the Incommensurability Thesis of Thomas... [more]

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Thinking Through Food: A Philosophical Introduction

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Thinking Through Food: A Philosophical Introduction

Alexandra Plakias

Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Social & political philosophy; Food & society; Agriculture & farming

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An accessible and wide-ranging introduction to the philosophy of food, Thinking Through Food examines a variety of issues... [more]

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What is Scientific Knowledge?: An Introduction to Contemporary Epistemology of Science

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What is Scientific Knowledge?: An Introduction to Contemporary Epistemology...

Kevin McCain (University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA), Kostas Kampourakis (University of Geneva, Switzerland)

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Cognition & cognitive psychology; Philosophy of science

Hardback

What Is Scientific Knowledge? is a much-needed collection of introductory-level chapters on the epistemology of science. Renowned... [more]

$231.00

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Philosophy and Simulation: The Emergence of Synthetic Reason

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Philosophy and Simulation: The Emergence of Synthetic Reason

Manuel DeLanda (University of Pennsylvania, USA)

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of science

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In this groundbreaking book, Manuel DeLanda analyzes different genres of simulation, from cellular automata and generic algorithms... [more]

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Normativity and the Problem of Representation

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Normativity and the Problem of Representation

Matthew S. Bedke (University of British Columbia, Canada), Stefan Sciaraffa (McMaster University, Canada)

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

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This book tackles questions which revolve around the representational purport (or lack thereof) of evaluative and normative... [more]

$242.00

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Philosophy of Sex and Love: An Opinionated Introduction

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Philosophy of Sex and Love: An Opinionated Introduction

Patricia Marino

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

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Writing for non-specialists and students as well as for fellow philosophers, this book explores some basic issues surrounding... [more]

$69.99

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A Critical Introduction to the Epistemology of Memory

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A Critical Introduction to the Epistemology of Memory

Thomas D. Senor (University of Arkansas, USA)

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Cognition & cognitive psychology; Memory

Paperback

In this clear and up-to-date introduction, Thomas D. Senor lays the philosophical foundation needed to understand the justification... [more]

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Counterfactuals: Paths of the Might have Been

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Counterfactuals: Paths of the Might have Been

Christopher Prendergast

History of Art & Design Styles; History of Western philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Social & political philosophy

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What are counterfactuals and what is their point? In many cases, none at all. It may be true that if kangaroos didn't have... [more]

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Knowledge Resistance: How We Avoid Insight from Others

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Knowledge Resistance: How We Avoid Insight from Others

Mikael Klintman

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Popular beliefs & controversial knowledge; Sociology; Social, group or collective psychology

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Concerns about people's resistance to facts and knowledge are becoming increasingly serious. This book draws on the social,... [more]

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Locke's Science of Knowledge

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Locke's Science of Knowledge

Matt Priselac (University of Oklahoma, USA)

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

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John Locke's An Essay Concerning Human Understanding begins with a clear statement of an epistemological goal: to explain... [more]

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The Social Contexts of Intellectual Virtue: Knowledge as a Team Achievement

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The Social Contexts of Intellectual Virtue: Knowledge as a Team Achievement...

Adam Green (Azusa Pacific University, USA)

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of mind; Ethics & moral philosophy; Cognition & cognitive psychology

Paperback

This book reconceives virtue epistemology in light of the conviction that we are essentially social creatures. Virtue is normally... [more]

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Textual Narratives and a New Metaphysics

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Textual Narratives and a New Metaphysics

Raymond T. Shorthouse

Literature: history & criticism; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

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This text discusses the idea that the decline of storytelling coincides with the breakdown and fragmentation of temporal unity... [more]

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Current Controversies in Philosophy of Religion

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Current Controversies in Philosophy of Religion

Paul Draper

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

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While orthodox religion by its very nature is conservative, philosophy at its best is inherently radical. It challenges authority,... [more]

$242.00

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Actual Causality

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Actual Causality

Joseph Y. Halpern

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Machine learning

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A new approach for defining causality and such related notions as degree of responsibility, degrees of blame, and causal explanation.... [more]

$72.00

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A Philosopher Goes to the Doctor: A Critical Look at Philosophical Assumptions in Medicine

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A Philosopher Goes to the Doctor: A Critical Look at Philosophical Assumptions...

Dien Ho

Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Ethics & moral philosophy; Public health & preventive medicine; Philosophy of science

Hardback

This book sheds light on important philosophical assumptions made by professionals working in clinical and research medicine.... [more]

$189.00

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Conspiracy Theories: The Philosophical Debate

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Conspiracy Theories: The Philosophical Debate

David Coady

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

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Aimed at a broad philosophical community, including epistemologists, political philosophers, and philosophers of history,... [more]

$73.99

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