Value Inquiry Book Series

Edited by Leonidas Donskis, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania and J.D. Mininger, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania

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Brian Kemple, University of St. Thomas

In Ens Primum Cognitum, Brian Kemple examines the meaning of Thomas Aquinas’ claim that “being” is the first object of the intellect and proposes an interpretation with dramatic consequences for Thomistic epistemology and metaphysics.
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309
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ISBN: 
9789004352391
Expected: 
October 2017
€85,00
$99.00

Steven L. Bindeman, Strayer University

Silence in Philosophy, Literature, and Art demonstrates how silence as a form of indirect discourse provides us with access to hitherto inaccessible aspects of human experience.
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308
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9789004352575
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October 2017
€66,00
$77.00

Jerry H. Gill, Duke University, 1966

A comparison of the views of Kierkegaard, Wittgenstein, and Kazantzakis on the topic of transcendence. A fresh model for understanding this important yet complex notion is offered by the author
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304
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ISBN: 
9789004314061
Expected: 
August 2017
€49,00
$57.00

Prakash Mondal, Indian Institute of Technology

Natural Language and Possible Minds: How Language Uncovers the Cognitive Landscape of Nature examines the intrinsic connection between natural language and the nature of mentality, offering to show how language can shed light on the forms of other types of mentality in non-humans.
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303
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004316652
Expected: 
August 2017
€60,00
$70.00

William H. Edmondson Ph.D. The University of Birmingham

In The Sequential Imperative William Edmondson describes the functional specification of the brain. This new approach to Cognitive Science depends on detailed understanding of speech, but the outcome is an understanding of the functionality of the brain in any species.
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301
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004342897
Expected: 
August 2017
€59,00
$68.00

John H. McClendon III, Michigan State University.

African American theologians tend not to find philosophy as a meaningful tool to advance their theological positions. African Americans and Christianity offers an engaging and thorough bridge between African American theology and philosophy of religion.
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300
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ISBN: 
9789004308381
Expected: 
July 2017
€72,00
$100.00

Dana Freibach-Heifetz (PhD)

In Secular Grace Dana Freibach-Heifetz addresses the crisis of modernity, proposing an ethic of love based on a new philosophical concept of “secular grace" as intersubjective relations.
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299
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004332294
E-ISBN: 
9789004339842
Publication date: 
March 2017
€59,00
$71.00

Edited by Brynnar Swenson, Butler University

In Literature and the Encounter with Immanence Brynnar Swenson collects nine original essays that approach the relationship between literature and immanence through methodologies grounded in the philosophy of Spinoza.
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298
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ISBN: 
9789004311923
Expected: 
June 2017
€49,00
$57.00

Edited by Carla Risseeuw (Leiden University) and Marlein van Raalte (Leiden University).

The volume “Conceptualizing Friendship in Time and Place” brings together reflections on the meaning and practice of friendship in a variety of social and cultural settings in history and in the present time, focusing on Asia and the Western world.
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297
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ISBN: 
9789004311787
Expected: 
July 2017
€69,00
$91.00

Carmelo Calì, University of Palermo

Phenomenology of Perception: Theories and Experimental Evidence presents an interpretation of phenomenology as a set of commitments to discover the immanent grammar of perception by reviewing arguments and experimental results that are still important today for psychology and the cognitive sciences.
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296
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004309357
E-ISBN: 
9789004332201
Publication date: 
March 2017
€69,00
$83.00

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Edited by J. Everet Green, Mercy College and John H. McClendon III, Michigan State University

African American Philosophy solicits manuscripts in all areas of philosophy within the African-American Experience and on emerging paradigms within the broader tradition of Africana Philosophy. These may be monographs or collective volumes. Monographs on past masters, pioneers and current...
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Edited by Vasil Gluchman, University of Prešov, Slovakia

Central European Value Studies is a pluralistic project that makes available to the English-speaking world books in all areas of value inquiry that originate in Central Europe or that deal with its major philosophical traditions.
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Edited by Francesc Forn i Argimon

Cognitive Science provides an original corpus of scholarly work that makes explicit the import of cognitive-science research for philosophical analysis. Topics include the nature, structure, and justification of knowledge, cognitive architectures and development, brain-mind theories, and...
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Edited by Mikhail Sergeev, University of the Arts, Philadelphia

Contemporary Russian Philosophy explores a variety of perspectives in and on philosophy as it is currently being practiced in Russia. Co-sponsored by the Center for Professional and Applied Ethics at the University of North Carolina, Charlotte, and by the Russian Philosophical Society, this...
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Edited by Roland Faber, Claremont School of Theology, and Brian G. Henning, Gonzaga University

The series has been discontinued. Contemporary Whitehead Studies solicits manuscripts from scholars with contemporary and innovative approaches to Whitehead studies, that is, Whitehead’s philosophy and Whitehead's text (as a whole).
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Edited by George David Miller, Lewis University

The series has been discontinued. Daisaku Ikeda Studies investigates the full range of philosophical thought of Daisaku Ikeda, philosopher, poet, photographer, peace advocate, and founder of educational and cultural centers around the world.
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Edited by Olli Loukola, University of Helsinki

Ethical Theory and Practice (ETP) is dedicated to those works, which attempt to develop contemporary ethical thought through crossing the gap between ethical theory and practice. Thus it welcomes all critical and/or interdisciplinary works uniting the empirical, conceptual and normative...
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Edited by Peter A. Redpath, Holy Apostles College and Seminary

Gilson Studies revisits Étienne Gilson’s prodigious scholarship to help keep it alive for future generations, familiarize readers with Gilsonian humanism, and foster among contemporary and future intellectuals a greater appreciation of the philosophical and Thomistic realism that was part of the...
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Edited by C. Stephen Byrum and Rem B. Edwards

Hartman Institute Axiology Studies is a scholarly project of the R.S. Hartman Institute, which is devoted to the study, development, and application of the formal axiology initiated by Robert S. Hartman.
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Edited by Richard T. Hull, Professor Emeritus, State University of New York at Buffalo

Histories and Addresses of Philosophical Societies preserves the presidential and other major addresses of philosophical societies. The intellectual and biographical contexts of the documents are provided so that the volumes contribute to the vitality and continuity of thought as well as to its...
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