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  • Supervenience and Realism book cover

    Supervenience and Realism

    1st Edition

    By Dalia Drai

    First published in 1999, this volume focuses on the relation of supervenience which plays a crucial role in contemporary philosophical discussions in diverse fields including the philosophy of mind, ethics and aesthetics. Contrasting the material and conceptual worlds, Dalia Drai questions what we…

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  • Sartre's Anthropology as a Hermeneutics of Praxis book cover

    Sartre's Anthropology as a Hermeneutics of Praxis

    1st Edition

    By Kristian Klockars

    First published in 1998, this volume deals with the legacy of Sartre and functions as a way of going beyond Sartre by means of Sartre, aiming to understand how we are to understand what we ourselves do and how we are to understand human being and human reality. Kristian Klockars’ main aim is…

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  • The Constants of Nature: A Realist Account book cover

    The Constants of Nature

    A Realist Account, 1st Edition

    By Peter Johnson

    First published in 1997, this volume constitutes an attempt to resolve certain misunderstandings and ignorance concerning the constants of Nature. Its purpose is to look closely at the philosophical arguments made to support the customary conventional view of measurement, particularly with regard…

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  • Taking the Liberal Challenge Seriously: Essays on Contemporary Liberalism at the Turn of the 21st Century book cover

    Taking the Liberal Challenge Seriously

    Essays on Contemporary Liberalism at the Turn of the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sirkku Hellsten, Marjaana Kopperi, Olli Loukola

    First published in 1997, this collection offers a critical view of modern liberal theory and attempts to present some signposts that could show a way towards a new form of liberal individualism. The first part takes a look at the theoretical aspects of contemporary liberalism. It analyses certain…

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  • What is Truth? book cover

    What is Truth?

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    By Edo Pivčević

    First published in 1997, this volume advances the view that the nature of truth, in so far as truth has a ‘nature’, lies in the manner of its occurrence. Edo Pivčevicì argues that truth is an vent, i.e. it does not exist until it occurs, and survives only as long as the requisite conditions for…

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  • Truth in Perspective: Recent Issues in Logic, Representation and Ontology book cover

    Truth in Perspective

    Recent Issues in Logic, Representation and Ontology, 1st Edition

    By Concha Martínez, Uxía Rivas, Luis Villegas-Forero

    First published in 1998, this volume has its origin in a meeting that was held in Santiago de Compostela University, Santiago de Compostela (Spain) in January 1996. The meeting was organized by the Department of Logic and Philosophy of Science in cooperation with the Association for Logic,…

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  • The Roots of Metaphor: A Multidisciplinary Study in Aesthetics book cover

    The Roots of Metaphor

    A Multidisciplinary Study in Aesthetics, 1st Edition

    By Norman Kreitman

    First published in 1999, this study begins with a review of basic biological functions, stressing the importance to the organism of various kinds of information. The 'biology of information' must consider how the brain reacts to new, as contrasted with expected, inputs; these differences are…

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  • The Relationship between Liberalism and Conservatism: Parasitic, Competitive or Symbiotic? book cover

    The Relationship between Liberalism and Conservatism

    Parasitic, Competitive or Symbiotic?, 1st Edition

    By Ann Bousfield

    First published in 1999, this volume is a radical text which contributes to the current debate over the future of liberal theory as it offers an explicit critique of some of the leading players in that debate - namely William Galston, Jeffrey Reiman and Richard Rorty. It also offers an implicit…

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  • The Genealogy of Knowledge: Analytical Essays in the History of Philosophy and Science book cover

    The Genealogy of Knowledge

    Analytical Essays in the History of Philosophy and Science, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Gaukroger

    First published in 1997, this volume expands the analytical philosophical tradition in the face of parochial Anglo-American philosophical interests. The essays making up the section on ‘Antiquity’ share one concern: to show that there are largely unrecognised but radical differences between the way…

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  • Rationality, Relativism and Incommensurability book cover

    Rationality, Relativism and Incommensurability

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    By Howard Sankey

    First published in 1997, this volume brings together a series of essays on the philosophy of science and responds to the "crisis of rationality" which evolved from the denial of both a stable methodology and a common language for science. Howard Sankey holds that important insights about scientific…

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  • The Survival of the Self book cover

    The Survival of the Self

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    By Robin Harwood

    First published in 1998, this volume gives an account of personal identity derived from the Butler-Reid position, arguing that from the first person point of view one necessary condition of personal identity is the survival of the Self. Robin Harwood’s claim is that a normal human person is a…

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  • The Self, Supervenience and Personal Identity book cover

    The Self, Supervenience and Personal Identity

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    By Roland G. Alexander

    First published in 1997, this volume addresses the issue of personal identity by examining the possibility that a person is ascribed identity on the basis of having a supervenient self. Ronald G. Alexander uses the methods of non-eidetic phenomenology and analytic ontology to argue that the self is…

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