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Phillips, D. Z. - Wittgenstein's On Certainty: There - Like Our Life, ebook

Wittgenstein's On Certainty: There - Like Our Life

Phillips, D. Z.


Rush Rhees, a close friend of Wittgenstein and a major interpreter of his work, shows how Wittgenstein's On Certainty concerns logic, language, and reality – topics that occupied Wittgenstein since early in his career.
Authoritative interpretation of Wittgenstein's last great work,

Poerksen, Bernhard - The Certainty of Uncertainty, ebook

The Certainty of Uncertainty

Poerksen, Bernhard


Constructivism thus emerges as a philosophy of possibilities that keeps generating new points of view, insists on fundamental scepticism with regard to certainties and dogmas, and provides the foundation for an ethics of perception: Each and every one of us is responsible

Ávila, Humberto - Certainty in Law, ebook

Certainty in Law

Ávila, Humberto


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Humberto Ávila
Part I. Meaning of Legal Certainty
2. Non-legal Certainty
Humberto Ávila
3. Legal Certainty
Humberto Ávila
Part II. Justification of Legal Certainty
4. Foundations in…

Laudański, Ludomir M. - Between Certainty and Uncertainty, ebook

Between Certainty and Uncertainty

Laudański, Ludomir M.


Table of contents
1. Polish Probabilists
Ludomir M. Laudański
2. Prologue and Logistics – per se
Ludomir M. Laudański
3. Dice Players
Ludomir M. Laudański
4. Descriptive Statistics
Ludomir M. Laudański
5. Grouped…

Bouwer, Edward - The Illusion of Certainty, ebook

The Illusion of Certainty

Bouwer, Edward


Table of contents
Part I.The Basics
1. The Illusion of Certainty
2. Cause and Effect vs. Risk Factors
3. Reframing the Debate
4. Assessing Human Health Risks from Environmental Contaminants
5. The Sources of Uncertainty

Brenner, William H. - Readings of Wittgenstein’s On Certainty, ebook

Readings of Wittgenstein’s On Certainty

Brenner, William H.


Wittgenstein’s On Certainty: The Case of the Missing Propositions
D. Z. Phillips
Part I. The Framework Reading
3. Why On Certainty Matters
Avrum Stroll
4. Why Wittgenstein Isn’t a Foundationalist
Michael Williams
5. Within a System

Hinshelwood, R. D. - The Feeling of Certainty, ebook

The Feeling of Certainty

Hinshelwood, R. D.


Introduction: The Feeling of Certainty, Towards a Psychosocial Approach
Nikolay Mintchev, R. D. Hinshelwood
2. The Mentality of Conviction: Feeling Certain and the Search for Truth
Karl Figlio
3. What Is Subjectivity and How Can We Study It Empirically?

Fenwick, Mark - Legal Certainty in a Contemporary Context, ebook

Legal Certainty in a Contemporary Context

Fenwick, Mark


Comments on Legal Certainty from the Perspective of European, Austrian and Japanese Private Law
Stefan Wrbka
3. Intellectual Property, Private Ordering and Legal Certainty
Branislav Hazucha
4. Considerations on the Transnationality of International

Lee, Michael J. - The Erosion of Biblical Certainty, ebook

The Erosion of Biblical Certainty

Lee, Michael J.


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Michael J. Lee
Part I. The Eighteenth Century
2. Prologue The European Background
Michael J. Lee
3. American Puritans, Rationalism, and Revelation
Michael J. Lee
4. Defending the Bible and…

O'Hara, Neil - Moral Certainty and the Foundations of Morality, ebook

Moral Certainty and the Foundations of Morality

O'Hara, Neil


Table of contents
1. Basic Certainty and Morality
Neil O’Hara
2. Primary Recognition and Morality
Neil O’Hara
3. Morality as Other-Regarding
Neil O’Hara
4. Universal Moral Certainty
Neil O’Hara
5. Local Moral Certainty
Neil O’Hara
6. Implications for Current Metaethics