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Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

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Leviathan and the Air-Pump: Hobbes, Boyle, and the Experimental Life

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Leviathan and the Air-Pump: Hobbes, Boyle, and the Experimental Life

Steven Shapin, Simon Schaffer

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

Paperback

In the aftermath of the English Civil War, as people were groping for new forms of political order, Robert Boyle built an... [more]

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Self-Consciousness and Objectivity: An Introduction to Absolute Idealism

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Self-Consciousness and Objectivity: An Introduction to Absolute Idealism...

Sebastian Rodl

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

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Sebastian Rodl undermines a foundational dogma of contemporary philosophy: that knowledge, in order to be objective, must... [more]

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Skepticism: Historical and Contemporary Inquiries

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Skepticism: Historical and Contemporary Inquiries

G. Anthony Bruno, A. C. Rutherford

Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of religion; Sociology; Philosophy of science

Hardback

Skepticism is one of the most enduring and profound of philosophical problems. With its roots in Plato and the Sceptics to... [more]

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Truth and Justification

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Truth and Justification

Jurgen Habermas (Professor of Philosophy Emeritus at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt)

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

Paperback

In this important book, now available in paperback, Jurgen Habermas returns to the traditional philosophical questions of... [more]

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The Routledge Handbook of Scientific Realism

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The Routledge Handbook of Scientific Realism

Juha Saatsi (University of Leeds, UK)

Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of mind; Philosophy of science; Neurosciences

Hardback

Scientific realism is a central, long-standing, and hotly debated topic in philosophy of science. Debates about scientific... [more]

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Know Thyself: The Value and Limits of Self-Knowledge

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Know Thyself: The Value and Limits of Self-Knowledge

Mitchell S. Green

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of mind; Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology); Social, group or collective psychology; Neurosciences

Hardback

Know Thyself: The Value and Limits of Self-Knowledge takes the reader on tour of the nature, value, and limits of self-knowledge.... [more]

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The New Critical Thinking: An Empirically Informed Introduction

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The New Critical Thinking: An Empirically Informed Introduction

Jack Lyons, Barry Ward

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy: logic

Paperback

Why is it so hard to learn critical thinking skills?<br /><br />Traditional... [more]

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Poetics of Critique: The Interdisciplinarity of Textuality

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Poetics of Critique: The Interdisciplinarity of Textuality

Andrew W. Hass

Literature: history & criticism; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Religion: general; Philosophy of religion

Hardback

This text breaks new ground in its pursuit of a formal and critical language of interdisciplinarity. The founding disciplines... [more]

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The Problem of Realism

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The Problem of Realism

Michele Marsonet

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

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Discussing a range of issues related to realism, both in metaphysics and in the philosophy of science, these essays also address... [more]

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Aristotle's De Anima in Focus

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Aristotle's De Anima in Focus

Michael Durrant

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

Paperback

Originally published in 1993. This book presents an amended version of R.D. Hick's classic translation of Aristotle's De... [more]

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The New Critical Thinking: An Empirically Informed Introduction

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The New Critical Thinking: An Empirically Informed Introduction

Jack Lyons, Barry Ward

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy: logic

Hardback

Why is it so hard to learn critical thinking skills?<br /><br />Traditional... [more]

$242.00

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Hegel's Social Ethics: Religion, Conflict, and Rituals of Reconciliation

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Hegel's Social Ethics: Religion, Conflict, and Rituals of Reconciliation...

Molly Farneth

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

Hardback

The description for this book, Hegels Social Ethics: Religion, Conflict, and Rituals of Reconciliation, will be forthcoming.... [more]

$69.00

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True Enough

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True Enough

Catherine Z. Elgin (Professor of the Philosophy of Education, Harvard University)

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy: aesthetics; Bio-ethics

Hardback

The development of an epistemology that explains how science and art embody and convey understanding. [more]

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Values and the Reflective Point of View: On Expressivism, Self-Knowledge and Agency

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Values and the Reflective Point of View: On Expressivism, Self-Knowledge...

Robert Dunn

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

Paperback

Combines a discussion of the role that values play within reflection with a critique of views in moral psychology and theory... [more]

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Deleuze's Way: Essays in Transverse Ethics and Aesthetics

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Deleuze's Way: Essays in Transverse Ethics and Aesthetics

Ronald Bogue

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

Paperback

Addressing the question of the relationship between ethics and aesthetics in Deleuze's philosophy, this book provides indications... [more]

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Posthuman Ethics: Embodiment and Cultural Theory

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Posthuman Ethics: Embodiment and Cultural Theory

Ms Patricia MacCormack

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

Paperback

Posthuman theory asks in various ways what it means to be human in a time where philosophy has become suspicious of claims... [more]

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The Routledge Handbook of Mechanisms and Mechanical Philosophy

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The Routledge Handbook of Mechanisms and Mechanical Philosophy

Stuart Glennan (Butler University, USA), Phyllis Illari (University College London, UK)

Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of mind; Sociology; Philosophy of science

Hardback

Scientists studying the burning of stars, the evolution of species, DNA, the brain, the economy, and social change, all frequently... [more]

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Out of Error: Further Essays on Critical Rationalism

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Out of Error: Further Essays on Critical Rationalism

David Miller

History of Western philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

Paperback

Karl Popper long ago diagnosed the logical problems of traditional enlightenment rationalism, but instead of pretending that... [more]

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How Do Institutions Steer Events?: An Inquiry into the Limits and Possibilities of Rational Thought and Action

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How Do Institutions Steer Events?: An Inquiry into the Limits and Possibilities...

John Wettersten

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

Paperback

Theories of explanation in the social sciences vacillate between holism and individualism. This book contends that this has... [more]

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Scientific Realism and the Rationality of Science

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Scientific Realism and the Rationality of Science

Howard Sankey

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

Paperback

Emphasizes the epistemological aspects of scientific realism and contains a solution to the problem of induction that rests... [more]

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Ludwig Wittgenstein - A Cultural Point of View: Philosophy in the Darkness of this Time

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Ludwig Wittgenstein - A Cultural Point of View: Philosophy in the Darkness...

William James DeAngelis

Social & cultural history; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of religion

Paperback

Focuses on the connection between Wittgenstein and Oswald Spengler and the influence of Spengler's Decline of the West .... [more]

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Representation and Objects of Thought in Medieval Philosophy

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Representation and Objects of Thought in Medieval Philosophy

Henrik Lagerlund

Classical history & classical civilisation; Western philosophy: Medieval & Renaissance, c 500 to c 1600; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

Paperback

The notions of mental representation and intentionality are central to contemporary philosophy of mind and it is usually assumed... [more]

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The Evolution of the Private Language Argument

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The Evolution of the Private Language Argument

Keld Stehr Nielsen

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

Paperback

Takes a look at early discussions of the private language argument in the Vienna Circle and the influence of Wittgenstein's... [more]

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Routledge Library Editions: Free Will and Determinism

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Routledge Library Editions: Free Will and Determinism

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Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

Hardback

This set reissues a number of classic titles on free will and determinism. They approach the topic from a range of differing... [more]

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Psychoanalysis: Topological Perspectives: New Conceptions of Geometry and Space in Freud and Lacan

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Psychoanalysis: Topological Perspectives: New Conceptions of Geometry and...

Michael Friedman, Samo Tomsic

Deconstructionism, Structuralism, Post-structuralism; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology)

Paperback

This volume addresses the philosophical, epistemological and interdisciplinary aspects of the link between psychoanalysis... [more]

$79.00

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