Value Inquiry Book Series

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

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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
Expected: 
September 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
Expected: 
August 2016
€69,00

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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ISBN: 
9789004321472
E-ISBN: 
9789004321809
Expected: 
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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ISBN: 
9789004305366
E-ISBN: 
9789004319486
Publication date: 
May 2016
€59,00
$76.00

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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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004311572
E-ISBN: 
9789004311589
Publication date: 
February 2016
€69,00
$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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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004307827
E-ISBN: 
9789004307841
Publication date: 
January 2016
€59,00
$76.00

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

Practicing Philosophy as Experiencing Life: Essays on American Pragmatism is a collection of essays by top international experts on American philosophy who study pragmatism in the context of a philosophy of life.
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287
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ISBN: 
9789004301986
E-ISBN: 
9789004301993
Publication date: 
September 2015
€59,00
$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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ISBN: 
9789004301252
E-ISBN: 
9789004301658
Publication date: 
July 2015
€69,00
$89.00

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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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004300040
E-ISBN: 
9789004301207
Publication date: 
June 2015
€59,00
$76.00

Mikhail Sergeev, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia

In Theory of Religious Cycles: Tradition, Modernity and the Bahá’í Faith Mikhail Sergeev offers a new interpretation of the Soviet period of Russian history by developing a theory of religious cycles, which he applies to modernity and all major world religions.
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284
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004300033
E-ISBN: 
9789004301078
Publication date: 
September 2015
€55,00
$71.00

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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

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

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 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 endeavours of...
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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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