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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287

Edited by Mechthild E. Nagel and Anthony J. Nocella II

This book brings together a collection of social justice scholars and activists who take Foucault’s concept of discipline and punishment to explain how prisons are constructed in society from nursing homes to zoos. This book expands the concept of prison to include any institution that dominates,...
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261
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9789042036567
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January 2013
€67,00
$82.00

Giorgio A. Pinton

In September of 1701, events transpired in Naples that, through frequent retellings, became popularly known as “the conspiracy of the Prince of Macchia.” Rapidly gaining fame, this apparently anonymous narrative was soon incorporated by different historians in their history of the transition...
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260
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ISBN: 
9789042036437
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January 2013
€96,00
$118.00

Raymond Angelo Belliotti

This book reconstructs the cornerstones of Jesus’s moral teachings about how to lead a good, even exemplary, human life. It does so in a way that is compatible with the most prominent, competing versions of the historical Jesus. The work also contrast Jesus’ understanding of the best way to lead...
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Volume: 
259
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042036581
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January 2013
€71,00
$88.00

Raymond Angelo Belliotti

This book reconstructs the cornerstones of Jesus’s moral teachings about how to lead a good, even exemplary, human life. It does so in a way that is compatible with the most prominent, competing versions of the historical Jesus. The work also contrast Jesus’ understanding of the best way to lead...
Series: 
Volume: 
259
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042036598
Publication date: 
January 2013
€33,00
$41.00

Michael Krausz

This book presents a fictional dialogue among four former college friends about Oneness and self-realization. News of the sudden death of a relative occasions their discussion. One friend, a devotee of the Advaita or non-duality school of Hindu philosophy, seeks to short-circuit the pain and...
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Volume: 
258
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ISBN: 
9789042036369
Publication date: 
January 2013
€30,00
$37.00

Edited by Jim Kanaris

Philosophy of religion is a highly diversified field. An apt description of it is “zoo.” It conjures imagery of a species-wide cacophony of sights and sounds. While some bemoan what this description implies, contributors to this volume appreciate it. There is no reason why a zoo should intimate a...
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257
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ISBN: 
9789042036215
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January 2013
€56,00
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Raymond Angelo Belliotti

This book is an interdisciplinary work that weaves literary interpretation, legal theory, and philosophical doctrine about sex and love into a coherent mosaic in the context of two of Shakespeare’s plays: The Merchant of Venice and Measure for Measure. In the process, the work advances literary...
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256
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042035973
Publication date: 
January 2012
€70,00
$86.00

Raymond Angelo Belliotti

This book is an interdisciplinary work that weaves literary interpretation, legal theory, and philosophical doctrine about sex and love into a coherent mosaic in the context of two of Shakespeare’s plays: The Merchant of Venice and Measure for Measure. In the process, the work advances literary...
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Volume: 
256
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042035980
Publication date: 
January 2012
€32,00
$40.00

Edited by Raja Halwani, Carol V.A. Quinn, and Andy Wible

The book is a collection of the presentations of the Society for Lesbian and Gay Philosophy from 1998 to 2008. The essays are organized historically, starting in 1998. Their topics cover virtually every philosophical field, and such that each is connected to gay and lesbian studies. Topics...
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255
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9789042035607
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January 2012
€119,00
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Paul Richard Blum

Giordano Bruno (1548-1600) was a philosopher in his own right. However, he was famous through the centuries due to his execution as a heretic. His pronouncements against teachings of the Catholic Church, his defence of the cosmology of Nicholas Copernicus, and his provocative personality, all...
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254
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ISBN: 
9789042035553
Publication date: 
January 2012
€40,00
$49.00

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