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Aisthesis: Scenes from the Aesthetic Regime of Art
Aisthesis: Scenes from the Aesthetic Regime of Art
by Jacques Ranciere
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Jacques Rancière is Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at the University of Paris-VIII. His books include The Politics of Aesthetics, On the Shores of Politics, Short Voyages to the Land of the People, The Nights of Labor, Staging the People, and... (read more)

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The Bloomsbury Companion to Political Philosophy (Continuum Companions)
The Bloomsbury Companion to Political Philosophy (Continuum Companions)
by Matt Matravers
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The Continuum Companion to Political Philosophy offers the definitive guide to contemporary political philosophy. The book covers all the most pressing and important themes and categories in the field - areas that have continued to attract interest... (read more)

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Blade Runner (Philosophers on Film)
Blade Runner (Philosophers on Film)
by Amy Coplan
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Ridley Scott 's Blade Runner is widely regarded as a masterpiece of modern cinema and is regularly ranked as one of the great films of all time. Set in a dystopian future where the line between human beings and replicants is blurred, the film raises a... (read more)

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Christian Metaphysics and Neoplatonism
Christian Metaphysics and Neoplatonism
by Albert Camus
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Contemporary scholarship tends to view Albert Camus as a modern, but he himself was conscious of the past and called the transition from Hellenism to Christianity “the true and only turning point in history.” For Camus, modernity was not fully... (read more)

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Pragmatism: An Introduction
Pragmatism: An Introduction
by John Capps
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This is the definitive companion to the study of pragmatism. It provides students with an accessible, comprehensive and philosophical rigorous introduction to all the major thinkers, issues and debates. Ideal for use on undergraduate courses, but also of... (read more)

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This Strange Idea of the Beautiful (French List)
This Strange Idea of the Beautiful (French List)
by Francois Jullien
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In This Strange Idea of the Beautiful, François Jullien explores what it means when we say something is beautiful. Bringing together ideas of beauty from both Eastern and Western philosophy, Jullien challenges the assumptions underlying our... (read more)

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Kant's 'Religion Within the Boundaries of Mere Reason': A Reader's Guide (Reader's Guides)
Kant's 'Religion Within the Boundaries of Mere Reason': A Reader's Guide (Reader's Guides)
by Eddis Miller
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Immanuel Kant's Religion within the Boundaries of Mere Reason is a seminal text in modern philosophy, ethics, and the philosophy of religion. It is a complex and challenging work, which students and scholars often find difficult to penetrate. This Reader'... (read more)

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Kant's 'Religion Within the Boundaries of Mere Reason': A Reader's Guide (Reader's Guides)
Kant's 'Religion Within the Boundaries of Mere Reason': A Reader's Guide (Reader's Guides)
by Eddis Miller
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Immanuel Kant's Religion within the Boundaries of Mere Reason is a seminal text in modern philosophy, ethics, and the philosophy of religion. It is a complex and challenging work, which students and scholars often find difficult to penetrate. This Reader'... (read more)

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An Essay on Philosophical Method (Key Texts)
An Essay on Philosophical Method (Key Texts)
by R. G. Collingwood
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      “My best book in matter, in style. I may call it my only book.” An Essay on Philosophical Method contains the most sustained discussion in the twentieth century of the subject matter and method of philosophy... (read more)

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Peter of Spain: Summaries of Logic: Text, Translation, Introduction, and Notes
Peter of Spain: Summaries of Logic: Text, Translation, Introduction, and Notes
by Brian P. Copenhaver
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For nearly four centuries, when logic was the heart of what we now call the "undergraduate curriculum," Peter of Spain's Summaries of Logic (c. 1230) was the basis for teaching that subject. Because Peter's students were teenagers, he wrote simply and... (read more)

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Dying for Ideas: The Dangerous Lives of the Philosophers
Dying for Ideas: The Dangerous Lives of the Philosophers
by Costica Bradatan
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What do Socrates, Hypatia, Giordano Bruno, Thomas More, and Jan Patocka have in common? First, they were all faced one day with the most difficult of choices: stay faithful to your ideas and die or renounce them and stay alive. Second, they all chose to... (read more)

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Art and Imagination: A Study in the Philosophy of Mind
Art and Imagination: A Study in the Philosophy of Mind
by Roger Scruton
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“His intricate analyses show how the insights of Hegel, Kant, and the phenomenologists, giving art a central place in human experience, can be given a firmer analytic basis in an empiricist philosophy of mind which extends beyond the accounts of... (read more)

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Nature, History, State: 1933-1934 (Athlone Contemporary European Thinkers)
Nature, History, State: 1933-1934 (Athlone Contemporary European Thinkers)
by Martin Heidegger
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Nature, History, State: 1933-1934 presents the first complete English-language translation of Heidegger's seminar 'On the Essence and Concepts of Nature, History and State', together with full introductory material and interpretive essays by five leading... (read more)

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The Kant Dictionary (Continuum Philosophy Dictionaries)
The Kant Dictionary (Continuum Philosophy Dictionaries)
by Lucas Thorpe
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The Kant Dictionary is a comprehensive and accessible guide to the world of Immanuel Kant, one of the most important and influential thinkers in the history of philosophy. Meticulously researched and extensively cross-referenced, this unique book covers... (read more)

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Selections from Three Works: A Treatise on Laws and God the Lawgiver a Defence of the Catholic and Apostolic Faith a Work on the Three Theological (Natural Law Paper)
Selections from Three Works: A Treatise on Laws and God the Lawgiver a Defence of the Catholic and Apostolic Faith a Work on the Three Theological (Natural Law Paper)
by George Turnbull
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Liberty Fund recognizes the significance of George Turnbull, one of the earliest of the authors in the Scottish tradition, with the publication of new editions of his Principles of Moral and Christian Philosophy, his Observations upon Liberal Education... (read more)

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Of the Law of Nature and Nations: In Five Volumes (Natural Law Paper)
Of the Law of Nature and Nations: In Five Volumes (Natural Law Paper)
by Samuel Pufendorf
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In Of the Law of Nature and Nations, Pufendorf provided a comprehensive system of society, law, and government based on a theory of human nature. Eschewing contemporary theological ideas of human perfection and other-worldly beatitude, he founded his... (read more)

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Christian Philosophy and Free Will
Christian Philosophy and Free Will
by Josef Seifert
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Following an ardent debate in the 1930s on the question over whether something like a “Christian philosophy” exists, as Etienne Gilson, Jacques Maritain, and others held, the term was used by many thinkers and rejected by many others, not only... (read more)

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John of St. Thomas [Poinsot] on Sacred Science: Cursus Theologicus I, Question 1, Disputation 2
John of St. Thomas [Poinsot] on Sacred Science: Cursus Theologicus I, Question 1, Disputation 2
by John Of St Thomas
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This volume offers an English translation of John of St. Thomas’s Cursus theologicus I, question I, disputation 2. In this particular text, the Dominican master raises questions concerning the scientific status and nature of theology. At issue... (read more)

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A Theory of the Drone
A Theory of the Drone
by Gregoire Chamayou
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Drone warfare has raised profound ethical and constitutional questions both in the halls of Congress and among the U.S. public. Not since debates over nuclear warfare has American military strategy been the subject of discussion in living rooms... (read more)

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Pragmatism: An Introduction
Pragmatism: An Introduction
by John Capps
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This is the definitive companion to the study of pragmatism. It provides students with an accessible, comprehensive and philosophical rigorous introduction to all the major thinkers, issues and debates. Ideal for use on undergraduate courses, but also of... (read more)

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