Happiness, Morality, and Freedom

Arthur Melnick, University of Illinois

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€122,00
$145.00
ISBN13: 
9789004283206
E-ISBN: 
9789004283213
Publication Date: 
September 2014
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xii, 212 pp.
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ISSN: 
2211-2014
Volume: 
8

Asger Sørensen, Aarhus University. Edited by Lisbet Rosenfeldt Svanøe, Aarhus University

In Capitalism, Alienation and Critique Asger Sørensen offers an argument for first generation Critical Theory of the Frankfurt School, discussing furthermore Hegelian dialectics and that of Mao, as well as classical political economy and the general economy of Georges Bataille.
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Volume: 
13
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004362413
Expected: 
April 2018
€94,00
$113.00

Chen Xueming, Fudan University. Translated by Wu Lihuan and Liu Baixiang

Taking an eco-socialist perspective, The Ecological Crisis and the Logic of Capital explores the logic of capitalism as a fundamental cause of today’s environmental crisis, in particular the thirst for profit and the capitalist mode of production.
Series: 
Volume: 
12
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004355965
E-ISBN: 
9789004356009
Publication date: 
October 2017
€154,00
$178.00

Emre Kazim, King's College London

In Kant on Conscience Emre Kazim offers the first systematic treatment of Kant’s theory of conscience. Contrary to the scholarly consensus, Kazim argues that Kant’s various discussions of conscience are philosophically coherent aspects of the same unified thing (‘Unity Thesis’).
Series: 
Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004340657
E-ISBN: 
9789004340664
Publication date: 
February 2017
€105,00
$121.00

Edited by Cinzia Arruzza, The New School for Social Research and Dmitri Nikulin, The New School for Social Research

Edited by Cinzia Arruzza and Dmitri Nikulin, Philosophy and Political Power in Antiquity is a collection of essays examining reflections by ancient philosophers on the implicit tension between political activity and the philosophical life from a variety of critical perspectives.
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004324619
E-ISBN: 
9789004324626
Publication date: 
July 2016
€109,00
$131.00

Edited by Mark Bevir, University of California, Berkeley and Andrius Gališanka, Wake Forest University

Wittgenstein and Normative Inquiry examines the relevance of Ludwig Wittgenstein's philosophy for ethics, aesthetics, political philosophy, and religion. It analyzes the intellectual contexts which shaped Wittgenstein's normative thought, traces his influences, and presents contemporary uses of...
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004324091
E-ISBN: 
9789004324107
Publication date: 
June 2016
€114,00
$137.00

Nick C. Sagos, University of Montreal

Liberal democracies deal poorly with states of emergency because they underestimate the corrosive effect of arbitrary coercion on established liberal democratic values. Far from protecting the rights of citizens, arbitrary emergency measures undermine citizens’ rights.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004282544
E-ISBN: 
9789004282575
Publication date: 
October 2014
€114,00
$145.00

Thom Brooks, Durham Law School, Durham University

Law and Legal Theory brings together some of the most important essays in the area of the philosophy of law written by leading, international scholars and offering significant contributions to how we understand law and legal theory to help shape future debates.
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004247741
E-ISBN: 
9789004262935
Publication date: 
November 2013
€113,00
$136.00

Bruce Silver, University of South Florida

In Philosophy as Frustration: Happiness Found and Feigned from Greek Antiquity to Present Bruce Silver argues that traditional philosophical views of happiness, as well as recent psychological theories of happiness, are at odds with themselves and with important accounts of a truly happy life.
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004254213
E-ISBN: 
9789004254220
Publication date: 
June 2013
€151,00
$177.00

Edited by Thom Brooks, Newcastle University

Just War Theory raises some of the most pressing and important philosophical issues of our day. This book brings together some of the most important essays in this area written by leading scholars and offering significant contributions to how we understand just war theory.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004228504
E-ISBN: 
9789004242029
Publication date: 
October 2012
€113,00
$143.00

Edited by Alan Tapper and T. Brian Mooney

The essays in this volume address the importance of Kovesi's work on moral philosophy and concept formation. The essays extend Kovesi's insights on moral philosophy into broader areas and compares and contrasts his work with that of key ancient and contemporary thinkers.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004218086
E-ISBN: 
9789004232556
Publication date: 
July 2012
€116,00
$141.00

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