Practicing Philosophy as Experiencing Life: Essays on American Pragmatism

Edited by Krzysztof (Chris) Piotr Skowroński, Opole University, Poland

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9789004301986
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9789004301993
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September 2015
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xiv, 132 pp.
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Daniel Brennan, Bond University, Australia

This book explores the influences on the thought of Václav Havel and how Havel develops a unique political philosophy from these. This is informed from the phenomenological tradition. The book situates this philosophy among current debates in liberalism and agonism.
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295
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9789004332188
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9789004332195
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October 2016
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$71.00

Scott DeShong, Quinebaug Valley Community College

In Encountering Ability, Scott DeShong considers the philosophical and political implications of how ability and its correlative, disability, come into being in thought, culture, and literature, revealing how the discourse of ability unsettles the very foundations of discourse and ability.
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294
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9789004323216
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9789004326538
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July 2016
€59,00
$71.00

Raymond Angelo Belliotti, State University of New York at Fredonia

The trial of Dmitri Karamazov embodies Dostoevsky’s general legal and moral philosophy. This book explains and critically analyses such notions as the rule of law, the adversary system of adjudication, the principle of universal moral responsibility, the plausibility of unconditional love, and...
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293
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9789004325418
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9789004325425
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August 2016
€69,00
$83.00

Eddy M. Souffrant, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

The contributors argue that the Westphalian influence on international relations has blinded the analysis that would awaken our awareness of the increasing erosion of state boundaries. It has in effect retarded our recognition of the common condition we share.
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292
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9789004325371
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9789004325388
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July 2016
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Edited by Ryan Crawford, Webster University Vienna and Erik M. Vogt, Trinity College, Hartford, CT

In Adorno and the Concept of Genocide an international group of scholars examine the philosophical, aesthetic and political legacy of the Frankfurt School’s leading authority on life ‘after Auschwitz.’
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291
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9789004321472
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9789004321809
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June 2016
€55,00
$66.00

Gregory F. Tague, St. Francis College, N.Y.

Evolution and Human Culture surveys disciplines of evolutionary studies to posit that hominin evolved moral sentiments have been integral to the development of artistic culture.
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290
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9789004305366
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9789004319486
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May 2016
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Edited by Robert Arp

Edited and introduced by Robert Arp, Revisiting Aquinas’ Proofs for the Existence of God is a collection of new papers written by scholars focusing on the famous Five Proofs or Ways (Quinque Viae) for the existence of God put forward by St. Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274) near the beginning of his...
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289
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9789004311572
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9789004311589
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February 2016
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$89.00

Edited by Alexander N. Chumakov, Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation and William C. Gay, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Between Past Orthodoxies and the Future of Globalization provides essays in English by leading thinkers in Russia in philosophy, political theory, and related fields. Their essays articulate Russian perspectives on the key global issues being faced internationally and in Russia.
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288
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9789004307827
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9789004307841
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January 2016
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$76.00

Edited by Gregory Bassham, King’s College (Pennsylvania)

In C. S. Lewis’s Christian Apologetics: Pro and Con, ten articulate defenders and critics of Lewis’s apologetics square off and debate the merits of Lewis’s central arguments for Christian belief.
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286
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9789004301252
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9789004301658
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July 2015
€72,00
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Edited by Ramón del Castillo, Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, Ángel M. Faerna, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha and Larry A. Hickman, Southern Illinois University Carbondale (USA)

Confines of Democracy is a collection of critical assessments and interpretations of Richard J. Bernstein’s extensive and illuminating work on pragmatism, epistemology, hermeneutics, and social and political theory, including Bernstein’s replies to the contributors.
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285
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ISBN: 
9789004300040
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9789004301207
Publication date: 
June 2015
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$78.00

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