Machiavelli’s Art of Politics

Alejandro Bárcenas, Texas State University

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€47,00
$59.00
ISBN13: 
9789004298002
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9789004298026
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June 2015
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vi, 167 pages
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280

Maurice Hauriou. Translation from French with an Introduction by Christopher Berry Gray

Tradition in Social Science is the social philosophy written early in life by the jurisprudent who became the preeminent public law jurist in France in the first quarter of the twentieth century, Maurice Hauriou. His work remains prominent in theorizing European Community as well as in Latin...
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236
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042034198
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January 2011
€88,00
$109.00

Hakam H. Al-Shawi

This work is about the deceptive nature of psychotherapy. In particular, it is about those therapies that claim to provide the client with insight and self-knowledge when in practice they are a means of social control absorbing clients into socially acceptable norms. Through a philosophical...
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235
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ISBN: 
9789042034044
Publication date: 
January 2011
€40,00
$49.00

Edited by Paul Kriese and Randall E. Osborne

A clear understanding of social justice requires complex rather than simple answers. It requires comfort with ambiguity rather than absolute answers. This is counter to viewing right versus wrong, just vs. unjust, or good vs. evil as dichotomies. This book provides many examples of where and how...
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Volume: 
234
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ISBN: 
9789042033948
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January 2011
€63,00
$80.00

Amihud Gilead

This book argues that the irreducible singularity of each person as a psychical subject implies the privacy of the psychical and that of experience, and yet the private accessibility of each person to his or her mind is compatible with interpersonal communication and understanding. The book...
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233
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ISBN: 
9789042033917
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January 2011
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$49.00

Edited by Adrianne Leigh McEvoy

The joke is that all the prostitutes go on vacation when the philosophers come to town. The reason that the other conventioneers do it; philosophers just talk about it. And talk about sex and love, and friendship is what the contributors to this volume do! They talk and argue, split hairs and...
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Volume: 
232
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042033689
Publication date: 
January 2011
€154,00
$191.00

Carolyn Swanson

Alexius Meinong claimed to uncover a brave new world of nonexistent objects. He contended that unreal objects, such as the golden mountain and the round square, genuinely had properties (such as nonexistence itself) and therefore, deserved a place in an all-inclusive science. Meinong’s notion of...
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231
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ISBN: 
9789042033641
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January 2011
€37,00
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Edited by Thorsten Botz-Bornstein

The impotency remedy Viagra is the fastest selling drug in history. It has grown beyond being simply a medical phenomenon, but has achieved the status of cultural icon, appearing on television as a pretext for jokes or even as a murder weapon. Viagra has socio-cultural implications that are not...
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230
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042033368
Publication date: 
January 2011
€61,00
$77.00

Edited by Danielle Poe

This volume examines the many ways in which violence, domination, and oppression manifest themselves. This examination opens the way to creative suggestions for overcoming injustice. The authors in this volume also describe the features of a just community and inspire readers to implement...
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229
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042033351
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January 2011
€32,00
$40.00

Edited by Rosa M. Calcaterra

The strong influence of pragmatism in the early 20th-century international debate, its subsequent and apparently inexorable decline, and its recent revival are intertwined with the fate of other currents of thought that have marked the development of contemporary philosophy. This volume clarifies...
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228
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ISBN: 
9789042033214
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January 2011
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$57.00

Sanya Osha

This book makes a bold announcement for the beginning of a postethnophilosophical phase in modern African thought. It re-considers the question: “What is African philosophy,” and introduces a strategy for setting a broad and productive agenda for contemporary African philosophical thought.
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Volume: 
227
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042033177
Publication date: 
January 2011
€67,00
$82.00

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