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Matthews, Gareth B. - Augustine, ebook


Matthews, Gareth B.


This lucid survey takes readers on a thought-provoking tour through the life and work of Augustine.
Explores new insights into one of antiquity’s most important philosophers
Topics Include: skepticism, language acquisition, mind-body dualism, philosophical dream problems, time

Bird, Graham - A Companion to Kant, ebook

A Companion to Kant

Bird, Graham


This Companion provides an authoritative survey of the whole range of Kant’s work, giving readers an idea of its immense scope, its extraordinary achievement, and its continuing ability to generate philosophical interest.
Written by an international cast of scholars.

Devitt, Michael - The Blackwell Guide to the Philosophy of Language, ebook

The Blackwell Guide to the Philosophy of Language

Devitt, Michael


The Blackwell Guide to Philosophy of Language is a collection of twenty new essays in a cutting-edge and wide-ranging field.
Surveys central issues in contemporary philosophy of language while examining foundational topics
Provides pedagogical tools such as abstracts and suggestions for further readings
Topics addressed

Broughton, Janet - A Companion to Descartes, ebook

A Companion to Descartes

Broughton, Janet


A collection of more than 30 newly commissioned essays, this volume surveys the work of the 17th-century philosopher-scientist commonly regarded as the founder of modern philosophy, while integrating unique essays detailing the context and impact of his work.
Covers the full range of

Blake, Nigel - The Blackwell Guide to the Philosophy of Education, ebook

The Blackwell Guide to the Philosophy of Education

Blake, Nigel


In this important survey, an international group of leading philosophers chart the development of philosophy of education in the twentieth century and point to signficant questions for its future.
Presents a definitive introduction to the core areas of philosophy of education. Contains

Stich, Stephen P. - The Blackwell Guide to Philosophy of Mind, ebook

The Blackwell Guide to Philosophy of Mind

Stich, Stephen P.


Comprising a series of specially commissioned chapters by leading scholars, this comprehensive volume presents an up-to-date survey of the central themes in the philosophy of mind. It leads the reader through a broad range of topics, including Artificial Intelligence, Consciousness, Dualism,

Kahane, Guy - Wittgenstein and His Interpreters, ebook

Wittgenstein and His Interpreters

Kahane, Guy


Comprising specially commissioned essays from some of the most significant contributors to the field, this volume provides a uniquely authoritative and thorough survey of the main lines of Wittgenstein scholarship over the past 50 years, tracing the history and current trends as well as

Ahbel-Rappe, Sara - A Companion to Socrates, ebook

A Companion to Socrates

Ahbel-Rappe, Sara


Written by an outstanding international team of scholars, this Companion explores the profound influence of Socrates on the history of Western philosophy.
A survey exploring the profound influence of Socrates on the history of Western philosophy.
Discusses the life of Socrates and key philosophical doctrines associated

Gracia, Jorge J. E. - A Companion to Philosophy in the Middle Ages, ebook

A Companion to Philosophy in the Middle Ages

Gracia, Jorge J. E.


This comprehensive reference volume features essays by some of the most distinguished scholars in the field.
Provides a comprehensive "who's who" guide to medieval philosophers. Offers a refreshing mix of essays providing historical context followed…