Télécharger le livre :  A Comparative Philosophy of Sport and Art

This book compares two major leisure activities – watching sport and engaging with art. It explores a range of philosophical questions that arise when sport and art are placed side by side:The works of Shakespeare, Rembrandt and Mozart have continued to...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2021-06-16

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94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Purchase, Power and Persuasion

In Purchase, Power and Persuasion: Essays on Political Philosophy, Gary James Jason brings together his articles on political and economic philosopher between 2004 and 2018. These articles touch on issues surrounding two contrasting political systems: a complete...
Editeur : Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers
Parution : 2021-06-14

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87,88
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Télécharger le livre :  Wittgenstein’s Metametaphysics and the Realism-Idealism Debate

This book develops a new Wittgenstein interpretation called Wittgenstein’s Metametaphysics. The basic idea is that one major strand in Wittgenstein’s early and later philosophy can be described as undermining the dichotomy between realism and idealism. The aim of...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2021-06-12

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105,49
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Télécharger le livre :  On the Animal Trail

From the forests of Yellowstone to the steppes of the Haut-Var, the French philosopher and environmentalist Baptiste Morizot invites us to develop a different relationship to nature: to become detectives of nature and to follow the footprints of the many wonderful and...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-06-11

Format(s) : ePub
19,10
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Télécharger le livre :  Husserl and the A Priori

This book presents a systematic discussion of the development of Husserl’s concept of the a priori from his early and through his later writings.  The chapters contained herein analyze the different phases and aspects of Husserl’s phenomenology of the a priori in...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-06-09
Collection : Contributions To Phenomenology
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105,49
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Télécharger le livre :  Protention in Husserl’s Phenomenology

Every attempt to examine our consciousness’s passive life and its dynamic in its various forms inevitably intersects with our primal awareness of the future. Even though Husserl’s theory of time-consciousness enjoys a certain fame, his conception of our primordial...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-06-09
Collection : Phaenomenologica
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Télécharger le livre :  Metamorphoses

We are all fascinated by the mystery of metamorphosis – of the caterpillar that transforms itself into a butterfly. Their bodies have almost nothing in common. They don’t share the same world: one crawls on the ground and the other flutters its wings in the air. And yet...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-06-09

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19,10
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Télécharger le livre :  Policy Response, Local Service Delivery, and Governance in Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka

This book analyzes contemporary issues in governance, policy management, and policy performance both at the central and local levels in Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka. The focus is on some central social issues such as empowerment, the inclusion of minorities,...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2021-06-07

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116,04
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Télécharger le livre :  Marking the Centenary of Samuel Alexander's Space, Time and Deity

This book is an edited collection of essays in celebration of the centenary of Samuel Alexander’s Space, Time and Deity, published in 1920. Samuel Alexander (1859-1938) was a leading figure of British philosophy in the early twentieth century. He was partly...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2021-06-04
Collection : History of Analytic Philosophy
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116,04
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Télécharger le livre :  Co-creating in Schools Through Art and  Science

This book represents an applied, up-to-date work on RRI developments and their potential positive impact on societies. The societal challenges of the 21st century require the ability to integrate the knowledge and expertise of different societal actors, using more...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-06-03
Collection : SpringerBriefs in Research and Innovation Governance
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Télécharger le livre :  Phenomenology of the Object and Human Positioning

This edited volume explores the intersections of the human, nonhuman, transhuman, and posthuman from a phenomenological perspective.  Representing perspectives from several disciplines, these investigations take a closer look at the relationship between the...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-06-01
Collection : Analecta Husserliana
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105,49
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Télécharger le livre :  Hajnal Andréka and István Németi on Unity of Science

This book features more than 20 papers that celebrate the work of Hajnal Andréka and István Németi. It illustrates an interaction between developing and applying mathematical logic. The papers offer new results as well as surveys in areas influenced by these two...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-05-31
Collection : Outstanding Contributions to Logic
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126,59
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Télécharger le livre :  Logic, Everyday Discourse, and Metaphysics

This book applies the formal discipline of logic to everyday discourse. It offers a new analysis of the notion of individual, suggesting that this notion is linguistic, not ontological, and that anything denoted by a proper name in a well-functioning language game is an...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-05-30
Collection : UNIPA Springer Series
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73,84
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Télécharger le livre :  Sustaining Surveillance:  The Importance of Information  for Public Health

This book presents a comprehensive theory of the ethics and political philosophy of public health surveillance based on reciprocal obligations among surveillers, those under surveillance, and others potentially affected by surveillance practices.  Public health...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-05-28
Collection : Public Health Ethics Analysis
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94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  There Is No Such Thing as Cultural Identity

As people throughout the world react to globalization and revert to nationalism, they are proclaiming distinct cultural identities for themselves.  Cultural identity seems to offer a defensive wall against the homogenizing effects of globalization and a framework for...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-05-28

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11,92
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Télécharger le livre :  Concepts, Frames and Cascades in Semantics, Cognition and Ontology

This open access book presents novel theoretical, empirical and experimental work exploring the nature of mental representations that support natural language production and understanding, and other manifestations of cognition. One fundamental question raised in the...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-05-28
Collection : Language, Cognition, and Mind
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Télécharger le livre :  Phenomenology

A classic in its field, this comprehensive book introduces the core history of phenomenology and assesses its relevance to contemporary psychology, philosophy of mind, and cognitive science. It provides a jargon-free explanation of central themes in the works of...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-05-28

Format(s) : ePub
21,52
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Télécharger le livre :  Leo Strauss

Leo Strauss’s lifelong intellectual mission was to recover ‘classical rationalism’, a pursuit that has made him a controversial figure to this day. While his critics see him as responsible for a troubling anti-democratic strain in modern politics, others argue that his...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-05-28
Collection : Key Contemporary Thinkers
Format(s) : ePub
21,52
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Télécharger le livre :  The Political Vocation of Philosophy

It is time for philosophy to return to the city. In today’s crisis-ridden world of globalised capitalism, increasingly closed in on itself, it may seem harder than ever to think of ways out. Philosophy runs the risk of becoming the handmaiden of science and of a...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-05-27

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19,10
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Télécharger le livre :  Vegetative Powers

The volume analyzes the natural philosophical accounts and debates concerning the vegetative powers, namely nutrition, growth, and reproduction. While principally focusing on the early modern approaches to the lower functions of the soul, readers will discover the roots...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-05-25
Collection : International Archives of the History of Ideas Archives internationales d'histoire des idées
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137,14
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