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  • Free Will book cover

    Free Will

    1st Edition

    By Laura Ekstrom

    In this comprehensive new study of human free agency, Laura Waddell Ekstrom critically surveys contemporary philosophical literature and provides a novel account of the conditions for free action. Ekstrom argues that incompatibilism concerning free will and causal determinism is true and thus the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • The Ends Of Science: An Essay In Scientific Authority book cover

    The Ends Of Science

    An Essay In Scientific Authority, 1st Edition

    By Harry Redner

    In this path-breaking and controversial book, Harry Redner provides a systematic study of how the epistemologically interesting features of contemporary science are to be understood. Taking “science†to include knowledge from the social sciences and humanities as well as the physical sciences,…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • Preferring Justice: Rationality, Selftransformation, And The Sense Of Justice book cover

    Preferring Justice

    Rationality, Selftransformation, And The Sense Of Justice, 1st Edition

    By Eric Cave

    This manuscript is about the sense of justice that limits what individuals can do in pursuit of their ends and opens them to exploitation. It shows how flawed agents choosing under partial information advance those of their ends having nothing to do with justice by maintaining such a disposition.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • Reason And Religious Faith book cover

    Reason And Religious Faith

    1st Edition

    By Terence Penelhum, Terence Penelhum, Emeritus

    The concerns of philosophy and of religion overlap to a considerable extent—each seeks, among other things, to develop an account of mankind's place in the universe. But their relationship has never been an easy one. Faith gives rise to philosophical puzzlement just as secular beliefs do, but it…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • The Scientific Attitude book cover

    The Scientific Attitude

    1st Edition

    By Frederick Grinnell

    Science is many things: a way of thinking and an activity of individuals in the laboratory; a highly structured institution that recruits, instructs, and regulates its members; a sensitive, interactive, and integrated segment of modern culture and society. Professor Frederick Grinnell presents in…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • On Transforming Philosophy: A Metaphilosophical Inquiry book cover

    On Transforming Philosophy

    A Metaphilosophical Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By Kai Nielsen

    When I first conceived of this book, I intended to write a short book and one, the great philosophical figures of the past and a few very eminent contemporaries aside, which made no reference to other philosophers and contained no quotations, footnotes and the like. I ended up doing neither. Indeed…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • The Information Web: Ethical And Social Implications Of Computer Networking book cover

    The Information Web

    Ethical And Social Implications Of Computer Networking, 1st Edition

    By Carol C Gould

    This book deals with the major ethical and social implications of computer networking and its technological development. In this book, a number of leading thinkers—philosophers, computer scientists and researchers—address some fundamental questions posed by the new technology.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • Philosophy And Its Epistemic Neuroses book cover

    Philosophy And Its Epistemic Neuroses

    1st Edition

    By Michael Hymers

    This book argues that analytical philosophy and radical theory alike stand in an ambivalent relationship with skepticism. It explains structuralism, feminist theory and critical theory to outline a therapeutic alternative to philosophical theoreticism.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • The Philosophy Of Aquinas book cover

    The Philosophy Of Aquinas

    1st Edition

    By Robert Pasnau, Christopher Shields

    This book introduces Thomas Aquinas's own principal fascinations in philosophy: rational theology, metaphysics, human nature, philosophy of mind, and value theory. It offers an introduction to his overarching explanatory framework in a distinctive deployment of an approach familiar from Aristotle.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • The Free Society book cover

    The Free Society

    1st Edition

    By Lansing Pollock

    In the tradition of Milton Friedman’s 1962 classic, Capitalism and Freedom, Lansing Pollock draws on moral, political, and economic theory to defend a libertarian vision of the good society. Pollock argues that mutual consent, derived from a fundamental Kantian moral equality, is the ideal standard…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • The Paradox Of Wealth And Poverty: Mapping The Ethical Dilemmas Of Global Development book cover

    The Paradox Of Wealth And Poverty

    Mapping The Ethical Dilemmas Of Global Development, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Little

    We live in a time of human paradoxes. Scientific knowledge has reached a level of sophistication that permits understanding of the most arcane phenomena and yet religious fundamentalism dominates in many parts of the world. We witness the emergence of a civil, liberal constitutionalism in many…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • The Philosophy Of Nationalism book cover

    The Philosophy Of Nationalism

    1st Edition

    By Paul Gilbert

    In this, the first truly philosophical study of nationalism, Paul Gilbert attempts to make sense of the fact that there are different sorts of nationalism?for example, political and cultural?and that each concept functions with a different understanding of what a nation is. He sets out to explore…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

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