Poznań Studies in the Philosophy of the Sciences and the Humanities

Edited by Jerzy Brzezinski, Andrzej Klawiter, Krzysztof Lastowski, Izabella Nowakowa, Joanna Odrowaz-Sypniewska, Katarzyna Paprzycka, Piotr Przybysz, and Mieszko Talasiewicz

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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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9789042039216
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January 2014
€87,00
$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&...
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101
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9789042034495
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January 2011
€104,00
$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
€77,00
$103.00

Anna Brożek

It is hard to imagine our life without questions. They facilitate orientation in our environment, enable interpersonal communication and make the acquisition of knowledge possible. Questions direct scientific research, are used as research tools and are an important medium of transferring...
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99
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9789042034464
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January 2011
€106,00
$142.00

Roman Murawski

The book is a collection of the author’s selected works in the philosophy and history of logic and mathematics. Papers in Part I include both general surveys of contemporary philosophy of mathematics as well as studies devoted to specialized topics, like Cantor's philosophy of set...
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98
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9789042030909
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January 2010
€83,00
$111.00

Edited by Krzysztof Brzechczyn

The book reveals different dimensions of modeling in the historical sciences. Papers collected in the first part (Ontology of the Historical Process) consider different models of historical reality and discuss their status. The second part (Modeling in the Methodology of History) presents various...
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97/13
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9789042028319
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January 2009
€93,00
$124.00

Edited by Evandro Agazzi, Javier Echeverría and Amparo Gómez Rodríguez

Epistemology had to come to terms with “the social” on two different occasions. The first was represented by the dispute about the epistemological status of the “social” sciences, and in this case the already well established epistemology of the natural sciences seemed to...
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96
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9789042024212
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January 2008
€56,00
$75.00

Edited by María Uxía Rivas Monroy, Celesta Cancela Silva and Concha Martínez Vidal

Following Putnam’s Trail addresses Putnam’s path through important philosophical problems. One outstanding feature of Putnam’s philosophy has been his contribution to the development of American pragmatism as well as his many changes of mind when thinking about realism. Realism...
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95
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9789042023970
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January 2008
€75,00
$100.00

Edited by Sergio Tenenbaum

In recent decades the central questions of moral psychology have attracted renewed interest. Contemporary work on moral motivation and the rationality of moral action has broadened its focus to include a wide array of related issues. New interpretations of historical figures have also...
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94
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9789042022263
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January 2007
€84,00
$112.00

Edited by Enrique Suárez-Iñiguez

This book is a collection of essays on the philosophy of Karl Popper written by some outstanding contributors from all the world around. Most of them are Popperians, some were Sir Karl’s students in his famous seminar at the London School of Economics and his research assistants. All have...
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93
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9789042022874
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January 2007
€53,00
$71.00

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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...
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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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