Beyond Aesthetics and Politics

Philosophical and Axiological Studies on the Avant-Garde, Pragmatism, and Postmodernism

Krzysztof Piotr Skowroński

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€53,00
$65.00
ISBN13: 
9789042036857
Publication Date: 
January 2013
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Paperback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xix, 158 pp.
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Volume: 
264

Brian Kemple, University of St. Thomas

In Ens Primum Cognitum, Brian Kemple examines the meaning of Thomas Aquinas’ claim that “being” is the first object of the intellect and proposes an interpretation with dramatic consequences for Thomistic epistemology and metaphysics.
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Volume: 
309
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004352391
Expected: 
October 2017
€85,00
$99.00

Steven L. Bindeman, Strayer University

Silence in Philosophy, Literature, and Art demonstrates how silence as a form of indirect discourse provides us with access to hitherto inaccessible aspects of human experience.
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Volume: 
308
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004352575
Expected: 
October 2017
€66,00
$77.00

Benjamin B. Olshin, University of Philadelphia

In Deciphering Reality: Simulations, Tests, and Designs, Benjamin B. Olshin offers a series of essays that examine the detection of computer simulations, challenge visual models of reality, explore Daoist conceptions of reality, and present possible future directions for deciphering reality.
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Volume: 
307
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004352599
Expected: 
November 2017
€69,00
$80.00

Martin Švantner, Charles University
Vít Gvoždiak, The Institute of Philosophy, the Czech Academy of Sciences

How to Make Our Signs Clear focuses on selected aspects of Peirce´s philosophy and semiotic, possible historical connections of his work and contemporary challenges to Peirce’s semiotic theories.
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Volume: 
305
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004347779
Expected: 
November 2017
€49,00
$58.00

Jerry H. Gill, Duke University, 1966

A comparison of the views of Kierkegaard, Wittgenstein, and Kazantzakis on the topic of transcendence. A fresh model for understanding this important yet complex notion is offered by the author
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Volume: 
304
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004314061
Expected: 
August 2017
€49,00
$57.00

Prakash Mondal, Indian Institute of Technology

Natural Language and Possible Minds: How Language Uncovers the Cognitive Landscape of Nature examines the intrinsic connection between natural language and the nature of mentality, offering to show how language can shed light on the forms of other types of mentality in non-humans.
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Volume: 
303
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004316652
Expected: 
August 2017
€60,00
$70.00

Alexander Nikolaevich Chumakov, Global Studies department, Moscow
Ilya Vyacheslavovich Ilyin, Global Studies department, Moscow
Ivan Ivanovich Mazour, Global Studies department, Moscow

The Global Studies Directory identifies people and institutions who have been key in the field of Global Studies or made an impact on the formation of a global world.
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Volume: 
302
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004348479
Expected: 
October 2017
€225,00
$260.00

William H. Edmondson Ph.D. The University of Birmingham

In The Sequential Imperative William Edmondson describes the functional specification of the brain. This new approach to Cognitive Science depends on detailed understanding of speech, but the outcome is an understanding of the functionality of the brain in any species.
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Volume: 
301
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004342897
Expected: 
August 2017
€59,00
$68.00

John H. McClendon III, Michigan State University.

African American theologians tend not to find philosophy as a meaningful tool to advance their theological positions. African Americans and Christianity offers an engaging and thorough bridge between African American theology and philosophy of religion.
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Volume: 
300
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004308381
Expected: 
July 2017
€72,00
$100.00

Dana Freibach-Heifetz (PhD)

In Secular Grace Dana Freibach-Heifetz addresses the crisis of modernity, proposing an ethic of love based on a new philosophical concept of “secular grace" as intersubjective relations.
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Volume: 
299
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004332294
E-ISBN: 
9789004339842
Publication date: 
March 2017
€59,00
$71.00

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