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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?

    1st Edition

    By Edo Pivcevic

    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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  • Vocational Studies, Lifelong Learning and Social Values: Investigating Education, Training and NVQs Under the New Deal book cover

    Vocational Studies, Lifelong Learning and Social Values

    Investigating Education, Training and NVQs Under the New Deal, 1st Edition

    By Terry Hyland

    Published in 1999. Lifelong learning is the slogan with which the Labour Government has chosen to publicise and popularise its values and policies for post-16 education and training under the new administration. Dr. Hyland’s book subjects New Labour policy - particularly developments surrounding…

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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

    1st Edition

    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

    1st Edition

    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 Societal Impact of Technology book cover

    The Societal Impact of Technology

    1st Edition

    By Savvas A. Katsikides

    Published in 1998. This text is concerned with research issues within the context of the emerging information age. The book draws together research which is devoted to key questions examining the relationship between the various and widely discussed developments of technological systems and their…

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  • Philosophy and Teacher Education: A Reinterpretation of Donald A.Schon's Epistemology of Reflective Practice book cover

    Philosophy and Teacher Education

    A Reinterpretation of Donald A.Schon's Epistemology of Reflective Practice, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Newman

    Published in 1999, this text sets out to give a reinterpretation of Schon's work. It breaks new ground by looking systematically at the entirety of his writings, by identifying critical difficulties with Schon's work, and by subjecting his work to reinterpretation.…

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  • Western Civilization and Its Problems: A Dialogue Between Weber, Elias and Habermas book cover

    Western Civilization and Its Problems

    A Dialogue Between Weber, Elias and Habermas, 1st Edition

    By Kit-Man Li

    First published in 1999, this volume represents Kit-Man Li’s attempt to wrestle with the complicated issues and ideas drawn from Habermas’ theory of communicative action, Weber’s studies of western civilization and Elias’ insights on sociological theory. Li examines Weber, Habermas and Elias in…

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  • Work: Quo Vadis?: Re-thinking the Question of Work book cover

    Work: Quo Vadis?

    Re-thinking the Question of Work, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Holmer, Jan Ch. Karlsson

    First published in 1997, this volume is the result of the third Karlstad symposium which aimed to bring together and reflect current empirical trends and theoretical discussions on the questions: what exactly is happening to work and, consequentially, what should happen to work? This book…

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