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  • Autonomy Unbound book cover

    Autonomy Unbound

    1st Edition

    By Paul Barry Clarke

    First published in 1999, this volume examines how the question of autonomy has come to be of recent interest in political theory. The author argues that autonomy goes deep into the Western consciousness and is a part of our very mode of being. He suggests that while autonomy is not universal,…

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  • Coping with Computers in the Cockpit book cover

    Coping with Computers in the Cockpit

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sidney Dekker, Erik Hollnagel

    First published in 1999, this volume examined how increasing cockpit automation in commercial fleets across the world has had a profound impact on the cognitive work that is carried out on the flight deck. Pilots have largely been transformed into supervisory controllers, managing a suite of human…

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  • A Matter of Discourse: Community and Communication in Contemporary Philosophies book cover

    A Matter of Discourse

    Community and Communication in Contemporary Philosophies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Amós Nascimento

    First published in 1998. The emphasis upon differences, plurality and multiculturalism has led to an outpouring of information that has been interpreted by theories such as pragmatism, communitarianism, feminism, postmodern discourse and liberation ethics. Up to now, these issues have been seen as…

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  • A Question of Choice: Bioethical Reflections on a Spiritual Response to the Technological Imperative book cover

    A Question of Choice

    Bioethical Reflections on a Spiritual Response to the Technological Imperative, 1st Edition

    By Pamela McGrath

    First published in 1997, this book contributes to our understanding of the way our society responds to issues of death and dying. The trans-disciplinary research which informs this discussion is situated in the disciplines of bioethics and palliative care. Postmodern notions of discourse and power…

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  • A Neo-Aristotelian Theory of Social Justice book cover

    A Neo-Aristotelian Theory of Social Justice

    1st Edition

    By Adrian J. Walsh

    First published in 1997. Adrian Walsh develops an original account of social justice using neo-Aristotelian value theory. At the heart of the book is an account of the human good in which human interests are divided into three main categories: the basal interests, the eudaimonian interests and the…

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  • Introduction to Philosophy: A Handbook for Students of Psychology, Logic, Ethics, Aesthetics and General Philosophy book cover

    Introduction to Philosophy

    A Handbook for Students of Psychology, Logic, Ethics, Aesthetics and General Philosophy, 1st Edition

    By Oswald Külpe

    First published in 1927, this translation of Kulpe’s ‘Einleitung in die Philosophie’, 1895, covered psychology, logic, ethics, esthetics and general philosophy. The author adopted a uniform approach of positivity, interest and impartiality, aiming his work at a wider public than students of…

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  • Behind Time: Incoherence of Time and McTaggart's Atemporal Replacement book cover

    Behind Time

    Incoherence of Time and McTaggart's Atemporal Replacement, 1st Edition

    By Gerald Rochelle

    First published in 1998, this volume responded to and evaluated criticisms of McTaggart’s atemporal philosophy of time. Established philosophical positions on time had positioned themselves in relation to either the A Series (past, present and future) or the B Series (earlier and later). McTaggart…

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  • Thucydides: A Study in Historical Reality book cover

    Thucydides

    A Study in Historical Reality, 1st Edition

    By G.F. Abbott

    First published in 1925, this thoughtful volume constitutes an excellent English introduction to one of the great ancient historians. Originating from its author’s re-reading of Thucydides during World War I, it sought to place Thucydides not as the production of a remote world, but instead of one…

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  • Common Faith: Education, Spirituality and the State book cover

    Common Faith

    Education, Spirituality and the State, 1st Edition

    By Kevin Mott-Thornton

    Published in 1998, this book provides a much needed philosophical analysis of the political and educational issues that are raised when spiritual development is regarded as a central educational aim. The author examines the meaning of spirituality in the educational context and provides a suitable…

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  • Elements of Metaphysics book cover

    Elements of Metaphysics

    1st Edition

    By A. E Taylor

    First published in 1903, Taylor endeavours to provide a detailed study of metaphysic as a discipline. Opening with a brief history of metaphysics, the book explores topics including the problem of the metaphysician, the metaphysical method, subdivisions of metaphysics, ontology, reality, cosmology,…

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  • Due Respect: The Morality of the Welfare State book cover

    Due Respect

    The Morality of the Welfare State, 1st Edition

    By Fred Groh

    Published in 1998, this critical analysis of welfare state morality argues that all its essential claims are untenable: that need-based distribution of goods is inconsistent with its rationale; that morality can be given a rational grounding from which follows an exceptionally strong right of…

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  • Derrida, Responsibility and Politics book cover

    Derrida, Responsibility and Politics

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    By Morag Patrick

    Published in 1997, Jacques Derrida's ’deconstructive method’ or ’deconstructionism’ is renowned as a species of anarchic free play, an antifoundationalism which can only end in a ruinous irrationalism and thereby the denial of all possibility of discrimination or judgement. In this book, Morag…

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