Cultural Relativism and Philosophy

North and Latin American Perspectives

Edited by M. Dascal

Status: 
€122,00
$150.00
ISBN13: 
9789004094338
Publication Date: 
July 1991
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xii, 316 pp.
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ISSN: 
0922-6001
Volume: 
7

Edited by Dirk-Martin Grube, VU University Amsterdam

This volume synthesizes cutting-edge philosophical reflections on interpretation (Krausz, Lamarque, Leddy, Hagberg, Gibson) with their application to the practice of interpreting religious texts (Grube, Gokhale, Karrer-Grube), combining new philosophical insights with a thorough analysis of their...
Series: 
Volume: 
35
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004254992
E-ISBN: 
9789004325241
Publication date: 
June 2016
€108,00
$130.00

Edited by Alfonsina Scarinzi, EuCog III Network of Excellence

The volume presents the results of the 1st International Conference on Aesthetics and the Embodied Mind. It discusses from different points of view the role of embodiment in the reevaluation of aesthetics as a process of bodily mediated meaning-making.
Series: 
Volume: 
34
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004281509
E-ISBN: 
9789004281516
Publication date: 
October 2014
€93,00
$120.00

Edited by Admir Skodo, University of California, Berkeley

In Other Logics: Alternatives to Formal Logic in the History of Thought and Contemporary Philosophy, edited by Admir Skodo, an array of historical and philosophical chapters decenter the idea of formal logic as the most accurate, timeless, and abstract description of all thought and reasoning.
Series: 
Volume: 
33
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004270039
E-ISBN: 
9789004270183
Publication date: 
March 2014
€110,00
$135.00

Edited by Bo Mou San Jose State University and Richard Tieszen San Jose State University

From the vantage point of comparative philosophy, this anthology explores how analytic and "Continental" approaches in the Western and other philosophical traditions can constructively engage each other and jointly contribute to the contemporary development of philosophy.
Series: 
Volume: 
32
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004205116
E-ISBN: 
9789004248861
Publication date: 
April 2013
€181,00
$234.00

Edited by Mary Bittner Wiseman and Liu Yuedi

How contemporary Chinese art is creating “a philosophy of life, a philosophy of politics, and a natural philosophy,” as artist Qiu Zhijie says it must, is explored in this collection of essays by philosophers and art historians from America and China.
Series: 
Volume: 
31
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004187955
E-ISBN: 
9789004201477
Publication date: 
March 2011
€178,00
$220.00

Edited by Nigel Mackay and Agnes Petocz

This volume is a collection of new, published and revised essays, providing a distinctive, thoroughgoing, realist approach to contemporary psychological theories, concepts, methods, and applications. The essays also offer critical analyses of antirealist trends both in and outside of mainstream...
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Volume: 
30
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004188877
E-ISBN: 
9789004194878
Publication date: 
December 2010
€262,00
$322.00

Swarupa Gupta

This book opens fresh ways of rethinking colonial nationalisms, qualifying derivative, political and modernist paradigms. Introducing the category of samaj (cultural entity), it shows how indigenous socio-cultural origins were reconfigured in modern Bengali-Indian nationhood to conceptualise...
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Volume: 
29
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004176140
E-ISBN: 
9789047429586
Publication date: 
June 2009
€122,00
$150.00

Edited by Michael Krausz, Denis Dutton and Karen Bardsley

Seventeen philosophical thinkers ask: What is creativity? What are the criteria of creativity? Should we assign logical priority to creative persons, processes, or products? How do various forms of creativity relate to different domains of human activity?
Series: 
Volume: 
28
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004256828
E-ISBN: 
9789047427902
Publication date: 
June 2013
€40,00
$50.00

Edited by Michael Krausz, Denis Dutton and Karen Bardsley

Seventeen philosophical thinkers ask: What is creativity? What are the criteria of creativity? Should we assign logical priority to creative persons, processes, or products? How do various forms of creativity relate to different domains of human activity?
Series: 
Volume: 
28
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004174443
E-ISBN: 
9789047427902
Publication date: 
March 2009
€122,00
$150.00

Edited by Bo Mou

This anthology investigates how Searle’s philosophy and Chinese philosophy can jointly contribute to the common philosophical enterprise and shows how such comparative methodology of constructive engagement is important in philosophical inquiry. Searle contributes his keynote essay and his...
Series: 
Volume: 
27
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004168091
E-ISBN: 
9789047433699
Publication date: 
June 2008
€122,00
$150.00

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