Poznań Studies in the Philosophy of the Sciences and the Humanities

Edited by Tomasz Bigaj, Krzysztof Brzechczyn, Jerzy Brzeziński, Krzysztof Łastowski, Joanna Odrowąż-Sypniewska, Katarzyna Paprzycka (editor-in-chief), Piotr Przybysz, Mieszko Tałasiewicz and Krzysztof Wójtowicz

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Edited by Wenceslao J. Gonzalez, University of A Coruña

The problem of the limits of science — of the “barriers” and the “confines” — requires a new analysis, which is the task of this book. The issue is considered from the perspective of science as a human activity.
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109
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9789004325395
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September 2016
€89,00
$107.00

Edited by Giacomo Borbone, University of Catania and Krzysztof Brzechczyn, Adam Mickiewicz University

Idealization XIV: Models in Science offers a detailed epistemological and historical account of the role of models in different disciplines of the science: comparative historical sociology, economics, history, linguistics and political philosophy.
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108
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9789004318298
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9789004318847
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June 2016
€99,00
$119.00

Edited by Adrian Kuźniar, University of Warsaw and Joanna Odrowąż-Sypniewska, University of Warsaw

This volume contains new papers on foundational issues in epistemology, ethics and political philosophy.
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107
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9789004319103
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9789004312654
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June 2016
€99,00
$119.00

Edited by Anna Brożek, Warsaw University, Alicja Chybińska, Warsaw University, Jacek Jadacki, Warsaw University and Jan Woleński, University of Information, Technology and Management in Rzeszów

The volume aims to show the variety of research currents of the Lvov-Warsaw School and the ways in which these currents are developed today. The content of the book is divided into three parts: “Logic and Semiotics”, “Metaphysics and Ontology”, and “Psychology and Sociology”.
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106
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9789004311756
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9789004311763
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December 2015
€99,00
$128.00

Izydora Dąmbska. Edited by Anna Brożek, Warsaw University and Jacek Jadacki, Warsaw University. Translated from Polish by Katarzyna Cullen

Izydora Dąmbska (1904-1982) was a Polish philosopher; a student of Kazimierz Twardowski, and his last assistant. The present volume includes twenty eight translations of her representative papers.
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105
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9789004312661
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9789004312678
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January 2016
€105,00
$136.00

Edited by Tomasz Bigaj, University of Warsaw and Christian Wüthrich, University of Geneva

The book Metaphysics in Contemporary Physics offers various perspectives on the relation and mutual influence between modern physical theories and analytic metaphysics. The authors of the contributions are philosophers of science, physicists and metaphysicians of international renown, and their...
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104
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9789004309630
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9789004310827
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December 2015
€130,00
$168.00

Maria van der Schaar, Leiden University

In Kazimierz Twardowski: A Grammar for Philosophy Maria van der Schaar shows the importance of Twardowski’s method, his philosophical grammar, for both the Lvov-Warsaw School, and analytic philosophy today.
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103
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9789004304024
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9789004304031
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October 2015
€79,00
$102.00

Kazimierz Twardowski. Edited by Anna Brożek, University of Warsaw and Jacek Jadacki, University of Warsaw

The volume contains almost thirty papers by Kazimierz Twardowski (1866-1938), the founder of the Lvov-Warsaw School. The papers are published in English for the first time. The papers concern fundamental problems of philosophy: the methods of philosophizing, the boundary of psychology and...
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102
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Hardback
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9789042039216
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9789401212045
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January 2014
€92,00
$122.00

Edited by Wenceslao J. Gonzalez

Philip Kitcher is among the key philosophers of science of our times. This volume offers an up to date analysis of his philosophical perspective taking into account his views on scientific realism and democratic society. The contributors to the volume focus on four different aspects of Kitcher’s...
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101
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9789042034495
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January 2011
€110,00
$139.00

Edited by Krzysztof Brzechczyn and Katarzyna Paprzycka

The volume addresses a problem rarely discussed by philosophers – the question of provincialism in science (in the broadest sense of the term). There are only a few great centers of science, which attract funding and provide almost ideal opportunities for research and development. They also...
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100
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9789042036307
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January 2012
€82,00
$103.00

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Idealization is a subseries of Poznań Studies in the Philosophy of the Sciences and the Humanities.
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Edited by Katarzyna Paprzycka, Szkola Wyższa Psychologii Społecznej, Warszaw

Monographs-in-Debate publishes monographs that deal with the general area of interest of the Poznań Studies series. The special nature of the Monographs-in-Debate volumes arises from the recognition of the dialectical nature of philosophical work. Each volume contains a monograph, followed by...
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1573-4749

Edited by Katarzyna Paprzycka

New Trends in Philosophy publishes collections of papers that deal with new or underrepresented topics in philosophy. New Trends in Philosophy is a subseries of Poznań Studies in the Philosophy of the Sciences and the Humanities.
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Edited by Jacek Juliusz Jadacki, Jacek Paśniczek, Jan Woleński, Ryszard Wójcicki

The volumes in this series present the heritage of the analytical movement in Polish philosophy in general, and the achievements, traditions and continuations of the Lvov-Warsaw School in particular.
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1389-6768