29 Mar 2020

Category: Philosophy

Philosophy

Reconstruction in Philosophy 

“A modern classic. Dewey’s lectures have lost none of their vigor … The historical approach, which underlay the central argument, is beautifully exemplified in his treatments of the origin of philosophy.” — Philosophy and Phenomenological Research. “It was with this book that Dewey fully launched…

History & Criticism

The Disavowed Community (Commonalities) 

Over thirty years after Maurice Blanchot writes The Unavowable Community (1983)―a book that offered a critical response to an early essay by Jean-Luc Nancy on “the inoperative community”―Nancy responds in turn with The Disavowed Community. Stemming from Jean-Christophe Bailly’s initial proposal to think community in…

Philosophy

The Religious Philosophy of Roger Scruton 

In his most recent work, the contemporary philosopher Roger Scruton has turned his attention to religion. Although a religious sensibility ties together his astonishingly prodigious and dynamic output as a philosopher, poet and composer, his recent exploration of religious and theological themes from a philosophical…

Philosophy

The Admissible Contents of Experience 

Which objects and properties are represented in perceptual experience, and how are we able to determine this? The papers in this collection address these questions together with other fundamental questions about the nature of perceptual content. The book draws together papers by leading international philosophers…

Philosophy

A Companion to Relativism 

A Companion to Relativism presents original contributions from leading scholars that address the latest thinking on the role of relativism in the philosophy of language, epistemology, ethics, philosophy of science, logic, and metaphysics. Features original contributions from many of the leading figures working on various…

Business & Money

The Professional Ethics Toolkit 

The Professional Ethics Toolkit is an engaging and accessible guide to the study of moral issues in professional life through the analysis of ethical dilemmas faced by people working in medicine, law, social work, business, and other industries where conflicting interests and ideas complicate professional…