Arguing About Philosophy

  • Arguing About Political Philosophy

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Matt Zwolinski

    This second edition of Arguing About Political Philosophy is the most complete, up-to-date, and interdisciplinary anthology of its kind. Its selections cover both classic philosophical sources such as Hobbes and Rousseau, and contemporary figures such as Robert Nozick and G.A. Cohen. But additional…

    Paperback – 2014-05-07
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  • Arguing About Human Nature

    Contemporary Debates

    Edited by Stephen M. Downes, Edouard Machery

    Arguing About Human Nature covers recent debates--arising from biology, philosophy, psychology, and physical anthropology--that together systematically examine what it means to be human.  Thirty-five essays--several of them appearing here for the first time in print--were carefully selected to…

    Paperback – 2013-03-19
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  • Arguing About Science

    Edited by Alexander Bird, James Ladyman

    Arguing About Science is an outstanding, engaging introduction to the essential topics in philosophy of science, edited by two leading experts in the field. This exciting and innovative anthology contains a selection of classic and contemporary readings that examine a broad range of issues, from…

    Paperback – 2012-08-23
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  • Arguing About Bioethics

    Edited by Stephen Holland

    Arguing About Bioethics is a fresh and exciting collection of essential readings in bioethics, offering a comprehensive introduction to and overview of the field. Influential contributions from established philosophers and bioethicists, such as Peter Singer, Thomas Nagel, Judith Jarvis Thomson and…

    Paperback – 2012-04-04
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  • Arguing About Language

    Edited by Darragh Byrne, Max Kolbel

    Arguing About Language presents a comprehensive selection of key readings on fundamental issues in the philosophy of language. It offers a fresh and exciting introduction to the subject, addressing both perennial problems and emerging topics. Classic readings from Frege, Russell, Kripke, Chomsky,…

    Paperback – 2009-12-21
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  • Arguing About Religion

    Edited by Kevin Timpe

    Arguing About Religion is an ideal collection for students interested in contemporary philosophy of religion and related disciplines. This volume brings together primary readings from over 40 of the world’s leading philosophers of religion, covering a broad range of issues. Set alongside these…

    Paperback – 2009-01-14
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  • Arguing About Metaphysics

    Edited by Michael C. Rea

    Arguing about Metaphysics is a wide-ranging anthology that introduces students to one of the most fundamental areas of philosophy. It covers core topics in metaphysics such as personal identity, the nature of being, time, and the concept of freedom. The volume contains scholarly articles by Quine,…

    Paperback – 2009-01-06
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  • Arguing About Law

    Edited by Aileen Kavanagh, John Oberdiek

    Arguing about Law introduces philosophy of law in an accessible and engaging way. The reader covers a wide range of topics, from general jurisprudence, law, the state and the individual, to topics in normative legal theory, as well as the theoretical foundations of public and private law. In…

    Paperback – 2008-12-18
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  • Arguing About Knowledge

    Edited by Duncan Pritchard, Ram Neta

    What is knowledge? What are the sources of knowledge? What is the value of knowledge? What can we know? Arguing About Knowledge offers a fresh and engaging perspective on the theory of knowledge. This comprehensive and imaginative selection of readings examines the subject in an unorthodox and…

    Paperback – 2008-12-04
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  • Arguing About Art

    Contemporary Philosophical Debates, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Alex Neill, Aaron Ridley

    Offering a unique 'debate' format, the third edition of the bestselling Arguing About Art is ideal for newcomers to aesthetics or philosophy of art. This lively collection presents an extensive range of short, clear introductions to each of the discussions which include: sentimentality…

    Paperback – 2007-09-19
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  • Arguing About the Mind

    Edited by Brie Gertler, Lawrence Shapiro

    Arguing About the Mind is an accessible, engaging introduction to the core questions in the philosophy of mind. This collection offers a selection of thought-provoking articles that examine a broad range of issues from the mind and body relation to animal and artificial intelligence. …

    Paperback – 2007-05-14
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  • Arguing about Metaethics

    Edited by Andrew Fisher, Simon Kirchin

    Arguing about Metaethics collects together some of the most exciting contemporary work in metaethics in one handy volume. In it, many of the most influential philosophers in the field discuss key questions in metaethics: Do moral properties exist? If they do, how do they fit…

    Paperback – 2006-07-10
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