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  • The Finality of the Higher Criticism: Or, The Theory of Evolultion and False Theology book cover

    The Finality of the Higher Criticism

    Or, The Theory of Evolultion and False Theology, 1st Edition

    By W. B. Riley

    First published in 1988, this volume was originally published, according to the authors, thanks to a ‘conscious call’. They were ‘fully persuaded that the honor of Christ and the very life of His church are alike endangered by the doubting spirit now brooding over the educational institutions of…

    Paperback – 2020-08-16 
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  • Pascal's Pensées book cover

    Pascal's Pensées

    1st Edition

    By Blaise Pascal

    Edited by H.F. Stewart

    Published in 1950: The Penseés is a collection of philosophical fragments, notes and essays in which Pascal explores the contradictions of human nature in psychological, social, metaphysical and - above all - theological terms. Mankind emerges from Pascal's analysis as a wretched and desolate…

    Paperback – 2020-08-16 
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  • Freedom and the Welfare State book cover

    Freedom and the Welfare State

    1st Edition

    By Bill Jordan

    Originally published in 1976, Freedom and the Welfare State, critiques the Welfare State in Britain and analyses the relationship between freedom and welfare. The book considers philosophical, literary and political expressions of the ideals of liberty, and relates them to present-day issues in…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • Sociology and Social Welfare book cover

    Sociology and Social Welfare

    1st Edition

    By Michael Sullivan

    Originally published in 1987, Sociology and Social Welfare looks at the relationship between state and welfare in the context of a wider sociological analysis of state and society in post-war Britain. The book looks at two main concerns, the first suggests the ways in which the theory and practice…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • Social Welfare: Why and How? book cover

    Social Welfare: Why and How?

    1st Edition

    By Noel W Timms

    Originally published in 1980, Social Welfare: Why and How? is a collection of papers contributing to the subject of welfare philosophy, and to philosophising about and doing welfare. It advances emerging arguments concerning the growth grounds and uses of social welfare. The book is divided into…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • Self Help in Health and Social Welfare: England and West Germany book cover

    Self Help in Health and Social Welfare

    England and West Germany, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Humble, Judith Unell

    Originally published in 1989, Self Help in Health and Social Welfare looks at the current World Health Organization policy that encourages self-help in health. The book suggests that this can more readily be achieved by international collaboration and exchange of ideas. England and West Germany are…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
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  • Talking About Welfare: Readings in Philosophy book cover

    Talking About Welfare

    Readings in Philosophy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Noel W Timms, David Watson

    Originally published in 1976 Talking About Welfare is a collection of essays providing a general survey of the problems facing social welfare. The book introduces a number of philosophers, social workers and social administrators, concentrating on problems in describing a general philosophical…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • Plato's Republic (Vol 2): The Greek Text book cover

    Plato's Republic (Vol 2)

    The Greek Text, 1st Edition

    Edited by B. Jowett, Lewis Campbell

    First published in 1894, this book consists of essays by professors Jowett and Campbell about the classic Greek philosopher Plato, and his famous and widely read dialogue The Republic, which is considered one the world’s most influential works. Plato is believed to be the pivotal figure in the…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
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  • Textual Narratives and a New Metaphysics book cover

    Textual Narratives and a New Metaphysics

    1st Edition

    By Raymond T. Shorthouse

    This title was first published in 2002: Drawing extensively upon recent developments in post-phenomenological philosophy, especially 'the textual turn' exemplified by Paul Ricoeur, Jacques Derrida and Maurice Merleau-Ponty, this book explores the role that textual narratives have in the possibility…

    Paperback – 2020-08-10 
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  • Models and Modelling in the Sciences: A Philosophical Introduction book cover

    Models and Modelling in the Sciences

    A Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Downes

    Biologists, climate scientists and economists all rely on models to move their work forward. In this book, Stephen M. Downes explores the use of models in these and other fields to introduce readers to the various philosophical issues that arise in scientific modeling. Readers learn that paying…

    Paperback – 2020-08-01 
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  • Essentials of Logic book cover

    Essentials of Logic

    1st Edition

    By A. Wolf

    Originally published in 1926, this book is an exploration of the essentials of logic: the study of the general conditions of valid inference. The main aim of logic is not to teach people to reason correctly, but to explain what happens when they do reason correctly, and why some reasoning is not…

    Paperback – 2020-08-01 
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  • The Mathematical and Philosophical Works of the Right Rev. John Wilkins book cover

    The Mathematical and Philosophical Works of the Right Rev. John Wilkins

    1st Edition

    By John Wilkins

    Originally published in 1708, this volume is an exact facsimile reproduction the 1802 edition of The Mathematical and Philosophical Works of the Right Rev. John Wilkins, and includes an index, added for the 1970 new impression. The book includes the works of Bishop John Wilkins, as well as a note…

    Paperback – 2020-07-21 
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