Books in category Philosophy – Movements

  • Ontology The Hermeneutics of Facticity

    Ontology–The Hermeneutics of Facticity
    Martin Heidegger

    In these lectures, Heidegger reviews and makes critical appropriations of the hermeneutic tradition from Plato, Aristotle, and Augustine to Schleiermacher and Dilthey in order to reformulate the question of being on the basis of facticity …

  • Philosophy and Connectionist Theory

    Philosophy and Connectionist Theory
    William M. Ramsey, Stephen P. Stich, David E. Rumelhart

    This collection was designed to provide philosophers who have been working in the area of cognitive science with a forum for expressing their views on these recent developments.

  • Die Unruhe Des Anfangs

    Die Unruhe Des Anfangs
    Tanja Stähler

    How do we begin to philosophize?

  • Wrong Doing Truth Telling

    Wrong-Doing, Truth-Telling
    Michel Foucault

    For Foucault, self-incrimination no longer did the work necessary to quell justice because, by the 19th century, we wanted to know more than just the fact of wrongdoing, we wanted to know who the criminal was: not just whether the accused …

  • Language Metaphysics and Death

    Language, Metaphysics, and Death
    John Donnelly

    This standard work in thanatology is updated with ten essays new to the second edition, and features a new introduction by Donnelly. The collection addresses certain basic issues inherent in a philosophy of death.

  • Material Feminisms

    Material Feminisms
    Stacy Alaimo

    Vicki Kirby p. 214 8 Trans-Corporeal Feminisms and the Ethical Space of Nature Stacy Alaimo p. 237 9 Landscape, Memory, and Forgetting: Thinking Through (my Mother’s) Body and Place Catriona Mortimer-Sandilands p. 265 Part 3 Material …

  • Suffering

    Suffering
    Iain Wilkinson

    Providing a clear and thoughtful discussion of human suffering, Iain Wilkinson explores some of the ways in which research into social suffering might lead us to reinterpret the meaning of modern history as well as revise our outlook upon …

  • Background Practices

    Background Practices
    Hubert L. Dreyfus

    This volume presents a selection of Hubert Dreyfus's pioneering work in bringing phenomenology and existentialism to bear on the philosophical and scientific study of the mind.

  • Rethinking Nature

    Rethinking Nature
    Bruce V. Foltz, Robert Frodeman

    The essays featured in this volume embrace environmental philosophy in its broadest sense and include topics such as environmental ethics, environmental aesthetics, ontology, theology, gender and the environment, and the role of science and …

  • What is Knowledge

    What is Knowledge?
    Jose Ortega y Gasset, Jorge Garcia-Gomez

    Appearing in English for the first time, this book comprises two of Ortega’s most important works, ¿Qué es conocimiento? and the essay “Ideas y creencias.” This is Ortega’s attempt to systematically present the foundations of his …

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