This is Philosophy: An Introduction offers an engagingly written introduction to philosophical concepts that include ethics, the existence of God, free will, personal identity, philosophy of mind, and epistemology. Conveys the excitement and importance…
The second volume in the Blackwell Brown Lectures in Philosophy, this volume offers an original and provocative take on the nature and methodology of philosophy.
Based on public lectures at Brown University, given by the pre-eminent philosopher, Timothy Williamson Rejects the ideology…
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2. Paul Ricoeur: Hermeneutics, Philosophy and Religion
3. Thinking Otherwise: Derrida’s Contribution to Philosophy of Religion
Ellen T. Armour
4. Levinas’s Project: An Interpretative Phenomenology of Sensibility and Intersubjectivity
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2. Religious Diversity
3. Concepts of God/Ultimate Reality
4. Arguments about the Existence of God
5. Problems of Evil and Suffering
6. Religion, Science, and Miracles
This is Philosophy of Mind presents students of philosophy with an accessible introduction to the core issues related to the philosophy of mind.Includes issues related to the mind-body problem, artificial intelligence,…
…History of Philosophy of Science as Philosophy of Science by Other Means?
3. Aspects of Current History of Philosophy of Science in the French Tradition
…Conclusion: Philosophy and Friendship
The Philosophy of Law is a broad-reaching text that guides readers through the basic analytical and normative issues in the field, highlighting key historical and contemporary thinkers and offering a unified treatment of the various issues in the philosophy of law.
Enlivened with numerous,…
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