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Publisher: Harlan Davidson:
Seller ID: 9780882951058
Seller ID: 9780415100939
Heidegger is one of the most controversial thinkers of the twentieth century. A difficult and powerful philosopher, his work requires careful reading. Being and Time was his first major book and remains his most influential work.Heidegger and Being and Time introduces and assesses: Heidegger's life and the background of Being and Time; the ideas and text of Being and Time; Heidegger's importance to philosophy and to the intellectual life of this century.Ideal for anyone coming to Heidegger for the first time, this guide will be vital for all students of Heidegger in philosophy and cult... View more info
By: "Nagle, Angela"
Publisher: Zero Books:
Seller ID: 9781785355431
By: "Nazar, Hina"
Publisher: Fordham University Press:
Seller ID: 9780823240074
Condition: very good
Enlightened Sentiments reassesses the Enlightenment's liberal legacies by revisiting the wide-ranging development of eighteenth-century letters known as "sentimentalism." Nazar argues that the recent retrieval of sentimentalism as a predominantly affective culture of sensibility elides its critical motif of moral and aesthetic judgment, and underrates its contributions to the key Enlightenment norm of autonomy. Drawing upon novelists from Samuel Richardson to Jane Austen, and theorists of judgment from David Hume to Hannah Arendt, she contends that sentimental judgment complicates received und... View more info
Publisher: "Oxford, UK", 1995
Seller ID: 6-0H003
"READING COPY. Tight, bright and clean with some light, ruled, pencil underlining but has slightly curled cover boards. Ex-library with stamps, sticker remnants and first free page removed. 300 indexed pages, including Bibliography, about Nietzsche and his work. 15 articles, each with notes and references and including Bibliography." View more info
Publisher: Cambridge University Press:
Seller ID: 9780521691635
Friedrich Nietzsche is one of the most influential thinkers of the past 150 years and On the Genealogy of Morality (1887) is his most important work on ethics and politics. A polemical contribution to moral and political theory, it offers a critique of moral values and traces the historical evolution of concepts such as guilt, conscience, responsibility, law and justice. This is a revised and updated 2006 edition of one of the most successful volumes to appear in Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought. Keith Ansell-Pearson modified his introduction to Nietzsche's classic text, and... View more info
Publisher: "Madrid, Spain", 1985
Seller ID: 4-DT033
Condition: VERY GOOD+
"As new except for age tanning of pages and tiny chip on cover edge. Imitation leather with gilt titles. ""considerada como una de las grandes figuras del pensamiento medieval y fue el centro de las principales controversias intelectuales y políticos del siglo XIV."" Text in Spanish. Original title: Tracatus de Principiis. 169 pages" View more info
By: "Paine, Thomas"
Publisher: Dover Publications:
Seller ID: 9780486296029
Enormously popular and widely read pamphlet, first published in January of 1776, clearly and persuasively argues for American separation from Great Britain and paves the way for the Declaration of Independence. This highly influential landmark document attacks the monarchy, cites the evils of government and combines idealism with practical economic concerns. A selection of the Common Core State Standards Initiative. View more info
By: "Paine, Thomas"
Publisher: Signet Classics:
Seller ID: 9780451528896
Paine's daring prose paved the way for the Declaration of Independence and the Revolutionary War. This volume also includes ""The Crisis,"" ""The Age of Reason,"" and ""Agrarian Justice."" View more info
By: "Pascal, Blaise"
Publisher: "Warsaw, Poland", 1953?
Seller ID: 89P025
"Tight, bright, age soil to exterior and end papers, clean interior, slight curl to open corners of covers. Pale green cloth with dark green lettering. DJ is present but faded and rubbed with tape repairs to ripped edges. 568 pages (6.75x4"")Text in Polish." View more info
Publisher: Indiana University Press:
Seller ID: 9780253214553
Condition: very good
Boyle's Law, which describes the relation between the pressure and volume of a gas, was worked out by Robert Boyle in the mid-1600s. His experiments are still considered examples of good scientific work and continue to be studied along with their historical and intellectual contexts by philosophers, historians, and sociologists. Now there is controversy over whether Boyle's work was based only on experimental evidence or whether it was influenced by the politics and religious controversies of the time, including especially class and gender politics.Elizabeth Potter argues that even good ... View more info
Seller ID: 9780385242714
Seller ID: 9780321413000
Designed to be used on its own or with its companion text, "Ultimate Questions: Thinking About Philosophy," this collection of readings covers the major topic areas in philosophy: Knowledge; Free Will; Personal Identity; Mind/Body; God; Ethics; and Political Philosophy. Contemporary selections engage the reader, encourage philosophical thought, and promote lively discussion of philosophical issues and problems. Readers of "Ultimate Questions: Thinking About Philosophy" and those interested in introductory philosophy. View more info