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  • Making Sense of MacIntyre book cover

    Making Sense of MacIntyre

    1st Edition

    By Michael Fuller

    First published in 1998, this influential volume undertakes a task of exposition and interpretation in explaining the views of this important yet elusive ethical philosopher and why he thought modern moral and political philosophy so muddled. Fuller places MacIntyre in his philosophical context,…

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  • Intuition and Reality: A Study of the Attributes of Substance in the Absolute Idealism of Spinoza book cover

    Intuition and Reality

    A Study of the Attributes of Substance in the Absolute Idealism of Spinoza, 1st Edition

    By James Thomas

    Published in 1999, this study focuses on the work of absolute idealist readers of Spinoza's metaphysics, such as John Clark Murray and Leslie Armour. The text is intended to establish a better absolute idealist interpretation of the identity of Spinoza's one substance (reality) with each of its…

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  • Power, Impartiality and Justice book cover

    Power, Impartiality and Justice

    1st Edition

    By Peter G. Woolcock

    First published in 1998, this volume argues that two conditions need to be met for any agreement between people with conflicting desires to count as an unforced one, namely, that the parties argue as if they had equal power and that their antipathy to being coerced exceeds their desire to coerce…

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  • Irrational Action: A Philosophical Analysis book cover

    Irrational Action

    A Philosophical Analysis, 1st Edition

    By T.A Wilkerson

    First published in 1997, this volume originated from an article published in Ratio and reapproaches Aristotle in an attempt to define what counts as an irrational action, along with a general account of irrationality based on a large number of specific examples. It begins with Aristotle, and never…

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  • Polemical Papers: Essays on the Philosophy of Life and Death book cover

    Polemical Papers

    Essays on the Philosophy of Life and Death, 1st Edition

    By Jenny Teichman

    First published in 1997, this valuable volume is a collection of previously published, clear, non-technical essays brought together in this volume on a wide range of polemical topics including war and peace, love and sex, and life and its meanings. Written between 1979 and 1994, the papers lucidly…

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  • Ethics Codes in Medicine: Foundations and Achievements of Codification Since 1947 book cover

    Ethics Codes in Medicine

    Foundations and Achievements of Codification Since 1947, 1st Edition

    By Ulrich Tröhler, Stella Reiter-Theil, Eckhard Herych

    First published in 1998, this volume considers the Nuremberg Code in light of new ethical grey areas which have become evident due to recent scientific advancements, particularly the questions of DNA and cloning. The contributors reflect in 26 articles on the impact of the Code, events which…

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  • Leibniz on Freedom and Determinism in Relation to Aquinas and Molina book cover

    Leibniz on Freedom and Determinism in Relation to Aquinas and Molina

    1st Edition

    By Didier Njirayamanda Kaphagawani

    First published in 1999, this volume considers the 17th century philosopher Leibniz and his views on Freedom and Determinism, aiming to show that his solution is in many respects superior to those of Aquinias and Molina. The author thoroughly explores Leibniz in the light of Aquinas and Molina,…

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  • The Methodology of G.E. Moore book cover

    The Methodology of G.E. Moore

    1st Edition

    By Sal Fratantaro

    First published in 1998, this scope of this volume is limited to an exegetical and critical study of the methods or means by which Moore tried to render answers to philosophical questions and solutions to philosophical puzzles, rather than any discussion of his metaphysical, epistemological,…

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  • The Possibility of Relative Truth: An Examination of the Possibility of Truth Relativism Within Coherence and Correspondence Host Theories of Truth book cover

    The Possibility of Relative Truth

    An Examination of the Possibility of Truth Relativism Within Coherence and Correspondence Host Theories of Truth, 1st Edition

    By Peter Davson-Galle

    First published in 1998, this book is an investigation of the possibility of articulating a coherent thesis of truth relativism within first, a host correspondence theory of truth and second, a host coherence theory of truth. The type of relativism addressed in the book is what is sometimes called…

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  • The Philosophy of Mathematics and Natural Laws: Another Copernican Revolution book cover

    The Philosophy of Mathematics and Natural Laws

    Another Copernican Revolution, 1st Edition

    By Noel Curran

    First published in 1997, this title is a sequel to Dr Noel Curran's first book The Logical Universe: The Real Universe (published by Ashgate under the Avebury imprint, 1994). The philosophy of mathematics in this book is based on ideas of Sir William Rowan Hamilton on the ordinal character of…

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  • Self-Seeking and the Pursuit of Justice book cover

    Self-Seeking and the Pursuit of Justice

    1st Edition

    By David P. Levine

    First published in 1997, this volume delves into the most influential theories of economic justice, which ground themselves in utilitarian or related contractarian ideas about the self. These ideas take self-interest to be transparent and unproblematic. Favoured assumptions about the self also make…

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  • The Foundation of Hume's Philosophy book cover

    The Foundation of Hume's Philosophy

    1st Edition

    By Paul A. Mwaipaya

    First published in 1999, this volume endeavours to determine the coherence of David Hume’s philosophical system. That is, to show that Hume’ philosophy is founded upon nothing but his doctrine of belief, from which the entirety of Hume’s philosophy may ultimately be derived. Paul A. Mwaipaya…

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