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Product Description: English summary: Philosophy traditionally has seen self-knowledge in terms of a subject making himself the object of his own understanding. Richard Moran proposes to rethink this from the perspective of a persons responsibility in regards to his own attitudes and the authoritative agency of his own actions...read more
By Sophie Djigo (trans)

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9782711624973 | Librairie Philosophique J Vrin, October 7, 2013, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: English summary: Philosophy traditionally has seen self-knowledge in terms of a subject making himself the object of his own understanding.

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9783110260830 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, January 8, 2017, cover price $91.00

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9781138923287 | Routledge, December 8, 2017, cover price $145.00

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Product Description: Dieser Band bietet eine aktuelle Bestandsaufnahme der Forschung zu den fruhmittelalterlichen Lebenswelten in der Alamannia. Angesichts erheblicher Fortschritte und gewandelter Perspektiven in Rechtsgeschichte, Archaologie und Geschichtswissenschaft wird damit ein Desiderat erfullt...read more
By Sebastian Brather (editor)

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9783110452945, titled "Recht Und Kultur Im Frühmittelalterlichen Alemannien: Rechtsgeschichte, Archäologie Und Geschichte Des 7. Und 8. Jahrhunderts" | Walter De Gruyter Inc, September 30, 2017, cover price $154.00 | About this edition: Dieser Band bietet eine aktuelle Bestandsaufnahme der Forschung zu den fruhmittelalterlichen Lebenswelten in der Alamannia.

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Product Description:  What kind of knowledge is medical knowledge? Can medicine be explained scientifically? Is disease a scientific concept, or do explanations of disease depend on values? What is "evidence-based" medicine? Are advances in neuroscience bringing us closer to a scientific understanding of the mind? The nature of medicine raises fundamental questions about explanation, causation, knowledge and ontology – questions that are central to philosophy as well as medicine...read more

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9780415501071 | Routledge, April 8, 2017, cover price $150.00 | About this edition:  What kind of knowledge is medical knowledge?

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9780415501095 | Routledge, April 8, 2017, cover price $34.95 | About this edition:  What kind of knowledge is medical knowledge?

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Product Description: Beginning with a sustained critique of the so-called 'end of philosophy', Badiou goes on to propose a new definition of philosophy, one that is tested with respect to both its origin, in Plato, and its contemporary state. The essays that follow are ordered according to what Badiou sees as the four great conditions of philosophy: philosophy and poetry, philosophy and mathematics, philosophy and politics, and philosophy and love...read more

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9781350009042 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 30, 2017), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Beginning with a sustained critique of the so-called 'end of philosophy', Badiou goes on to propose a new definition of philosophy, one that is tested with respect to both its origin, in Plato, and its contemporary state.

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Product Description: This is the first wide-ranging, multi-authored handbook in the field of philosophy of medicine, covering the underlying conceptual issues of many important social, political and ethical issues in health care. It introduces and develops over 70 topics, concepts, and issues in the field...read more
By Steven Edwards (editor)

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9789401786874 | Springer Verlag, October 10, 2016, cover price $729.00 | About this edition: This is the first wide-ranging, multi-authored handbook in the field of philosophy of medicine, covering the underlying conceptual issues of many important social, political and ethical issues in health care.
9789401786898 | Har/psc edition (Springer Verlag, October 10, 2016), cover price $1115.00 | About this edition: This is the first wide-ranging, multi-authored handbook in the field of philosophy of medicine, covering the underlying conceptual issues of many important social, political and ethical issues in health care.

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Product Description: Philosophical Chemistry furthers Manuel DeLanda's revolutionary intervention in the philosophy of science and science studies. Against a monadic and totalizing understanding of science, DeLanda's historicizing investigation traces the centrality of divergence, specialization and hybridization through the fields and subfields of chemistry...read more

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9781472591838 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, July 16, 2015, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Philosophical Chemistry furthers Manuel DeLanda's revolutionary intervention in the philosophy of science and science studies.

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9781474286404 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 23, 2017, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Philosophical Chemistry furthers Manuel DeLanda's revolutionary intervention in the philosophy of science and science studies.

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Product Description: The I Ching has influenced thinkers and artists throughout the history of Chinese philosophy. This new, accessible translation of the entire early text brings to life the hidden meanings and importance of China's oldest classical texts...read more

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9781472505248 | Cri tra edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 23, 2017), cover price $78.00 | About this edition: The I Ching has influenced thinkers and artists throughout the history of Chinese philosophy.

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9781472514134 | Cri tra edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 23, 2017), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The I Ching has influenced thinkers and artists throughout the history of Chinese philosophy.

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Product Description: Launching Bloomsbury's Thinking Media series, Media Matter introduces readers to the nascent field of media-philosophy. Contributors urge readers to re-adjust their ideas of Media Studies, by extending the understanding of "medium" to include a concept of materiality that also includes "non-human" transmitters (elements such as water, earth, fire, air) and also by understanding media not only in the context of cultural or discursive systems or apparatuses, relays, transistors, hardware or "discourse networks," but more inclusively, in terms of a "media ecology...read more
By Patricia Pisters (editor)

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9781501320101 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 23, 2017, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Launching Bloomsbury's Thinking Media series, Media Matter introduces readers to the nascent field of media-philosophy.

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Product Description: Alarming environmental degradation makes ever more urgent the reconciliation of political economy and sustainability. Land and the Given Economy examines how the landed basis of human existence converges with economics, and it offers a persuasive new conception of land that transcends the flawed and inadequate accounts in classical and neoclassical economics...read more

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9780810134072 | Northwestern Univ Pr, January 15, 2017, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: Alarming environmental degradation makes ever more urgent the reconciliation of political economy and sustainability.

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9780810134065 | Reprint edition (Northwestern Univ Pr, January 15, 2017), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Alarming environmental degradation makes ever more urgent the reconciliation of political economy and sustainability.

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Product Description: Antisthenes (c. 445- c. 365 BC) was a prominent follower of Socrates and bitter rival of Plato. In this revisionary account of his philosophy in all its aspects, P. A. Meijer claims that Plato and Aristotle have corrupted our perspective on this witty and ingenious thinker...read more

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9789462982987 | Amsterdam Univ Pr, January 15, 2017, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Antisthenes (c.

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Product Description: This year marks the five-hundredth anniversary of Thomas More’s widely influential book Utopia, and this volume brings together a number of scholars to consider the book, its long afterlife, and specifically its effects on political activists over the centuries...read more
By Giulia Sissa (editor)

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9789462982956 | Amsterdam Univ Pr, January 15, 2017, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: This year marks the five-hundredth anniversary of Thomas More’s widely influential book Utopia, and this volume brings together a number of scholars to consider the book, its long afterlife, and specifically its effects on political activists over the centuries.

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Product Description: Christians look with hope to the resurrection of the dead and the restoration of all things. But what of those who have already died? Do they also await these things, or have they in some sense already happened for them? Within the Catholic theological community, this question has traditionally been answered in terms of the disembodied souls of human beings awaiting bodily resurrection...read more

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9781501312281 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 12, 2017, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Christians look with hope to the resurrection of the dead and the restoration of all things.

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Product Description: In line with the emerging field of philosophy of mathematical practice, this book pushes the philosophy of mathematics away from questions about the reality and truth of mathematical entities and statements and toward a focus on what mathematicians actually do―and how that evolves and changes over time...read more

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9780691171715 | Princeton Univ Pr, January 10, 2017, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: In line with the emerging field of philosophy of mathematical practice, this book pushes the philosophy of mathematics away from questions about the reality and truth of mathematical entities and statements and toward a focus on what mathematicians actually do―and how that evolves and changes over time.

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Product Description: Human genetics has blossomed from an obscure biological science and explanation for rare disorders to a field that is profoundly altering health care for everyone. This thoroughly updated new edition of Human Genetics: The Basics provides a concise background of gene structure and function through the lens of real examples, from families living with inherited diseases to population-wide efforts in which millions of average people are learning about their genetic selves...read more

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9781138668003 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, January 8, 2017), cover price $115.00 | About this edition: Human genetics has blossomed from an obscure biological science and explanation for rare disorders to a field that is profoundly altering health care for everyone.

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9781138668010 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, January 8, 2017), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Human genetics has blossomed from an obscure biological science and explanation for rare disorders to a field that is profoundly altering health care for everyone.

Product Description: This volume is a ‘stand alone’ follow up and companion to the forthcoming volume Metatheory for the 21st-Century: Critical Realism and Integral Theory in Dialogue. Whereas Vol. I is primarily theoretical in its focus, this volume (Vol...read more
By Mervyn Hartwig (editor)

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9781138856240 | Routledge, January 6, 2017, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: This volume is a ‘stand alone’ follow up and companion to the forthcoming volume Metatheory for the 21st-Century: Critical Realism and Integral Theory in Dialogue.

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9781138856257 | Routledge, January 6, 2017, cover price $53.95 | About this edition: This volume is a ‘stand alone’ follow up and companion to the forthcoming volume Metatheory for the 21st-Century: Critical Realism and Integral Theory in Dialogue.

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9781138796287 | Routledge, January 1, 2017, cover price $125.00

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9781138796294 | Reprint edition (Routledge, January 1, 2017), cover price $43.95

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Product Description: If Saint Thomas Aquinas was a great theologian, it is in no small part because he was a great philosopher. And he was a great philosopher because he was a great metaphysician. In the twentieth century, metaphysics was not much in vogue, among either theologians or even philosophers; but now it is making a comeback, and once the contours of Thomas’s metaphysical vision are glimpsed, it looks like anything but a museum piece...read more

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9780227176115 | James Clarke, December 29, 2016, cover price $33.90 | About this edition: If Saint Thomas Aquinas was a great theologian, it is in no small part because he was a great philosopher.

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Product Description: Today, we believe that the map is a copy of the Earth, without realizing that the opposite is true: in our culture the Earth has assumed the form of a map. In Blinding Polyphemus, Franco Farinelli elucidates the philosophical correlation between cultural evolution and shifting cartographies of modern society, giving readers an interdisciplinary study that attempts to understand and redefine the fundamental structures of cartography, architecture, and the notion of “space...read more

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9780857423788 | Seagull Books, December 15, 2016, cover price $24.50 | About this edition: Today, we believe that the map is a copy of the Earth, without realizing that the opposite is true: in our culture the Earth has assumed the form of a map.

Product Description: Current Controversies in Philosophy of Science asks twelve philosophers to debate six questions (two philosophers per debate) that are driving contemporary work in this area of philosophy. But each question also leads readers back to more general issues and shows how these general issues play out in contemporary debates...read more
By Brad Weslake (editor)

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9781138825772 | Routledge, December 15, 2016, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Current Controversies in Philosophy of Science asks twelve philosophers to debate six questions (two philosophers per debate) that are driving contemporary work in this area of philosophy.

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9781138825789 | Routledge, December 15, 2016, cover price $38.95 | About this edition: Current Controversies in Philosophy of Science asks twelve philosophers to debate six questions (two philosophers per debate) that are driving contemporary work in this area of philosophy.

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Product Description: The term "genocide"—"group killing"—which first appeared in Raphael Lemkin's 1944 book, Axis Rule in Occupied Europe, had by 1948 established itself in international law through the United Nations Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide...read more

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9780812248852 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, December 8, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The term "genocide"—"group killing"—which first appeared in Raphael Lemkin's 1944 book, Axis Rule in Occupied Europe, had by 1948 established itself in international law through the United Nations Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide.

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Product Description: Philosophy Bites Again is a brand new selection of interviews from the popular podcast of the same name. It offers engaging and thought-provoking conversations with leading philosophers on a selection of major philosophical issues that affect our lives...read more

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9780198702696 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 1, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Philosophy Bites Again is a brand new selection of interviews from the popular podcast of the same name.

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9780198776710 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, December 1, 2016), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Philosophy Bites Again is a brand new selection of interviews from the popular podcast of the same name.

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