The Norton Introduction to Philosophy

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  • Author : Gideon Rosen
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Pages : 1137 pages
  • ISBN : 0393932206
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The Norton Introduction to Philosophy

The Norton Introduction to Philosophy
  • Author : Gideon Rosen,Alex Byrne,Joshua Cohen,Seana Valentine Shiffrin
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 14 January 2015
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Edited by a team of four leading philosophers, The Norton Introduction to Philosophy introduces students to contemporary perspectives on major philosophical issues and questions. This text features an impressive array of readings, including 25 specially-commissioned essays by prominent philosophers. A student-friendly presentation, a handy format, and a low price make The Norton Introduction to Philosophy as accessible and affordable as it is up-to-date.

Calling for Explanation

Calling for Explanation
  • Author : Dan Baras
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 26 July 2022
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This book is the first comprehensive treatment of the idea that some facts call for explanation. This idea serves as a premise in influential arguments for the inexistence of moral facts, for the inexistence of mathematical facts, for the existence of a god, for the existence of multiple universes, and other topics. Despite its prevalence and importance in debates across fields of study, however, this premise is rarely questioned, and the distinction between facts that call for explanation and those

Philosophical Methodology

Philosophical Methodology
  • Author : John Bengson,Terence Cuneo,Russ Shafer-Landau
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 31 March 2022
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Philosophical Methodology is a book addressed to the entire philosophical community. It develops a novel account of the structure and goals of inquiry, offers the first systematic discussion of philosophical data, and assesses extant philosophical methods. Introducing a new method for doing philosophy, it positions theorists to better understand their topics while also revealing how philosophy can continue to make progress in answering its foremost questions.

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Communication Research Methods

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Communication Research Methods
  • Author : Mike Allen
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 15 January 2017
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Communication research is evolving and changing in a world of online journals, open-access, and new ways of obtaining data and conducting experiments via the Internet. The SAGE Encyclopedia of Communication Research Methods contains entries that cover every step of the research process, accompanied by engaging examples from the literature of communication studies. Key features include: 652 signed entries spanning four volumes, available in choice of electronic or print formats A Reader’s Guide groups entries thematically to help students interested in

Atomism in Philosophy

Atomism in Philosophy
  • Author : Ugo Zilioli
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 12 November 2020
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The nature of matter and the idea of indivisible parts has fascinated philosophers, historians, scientists and physicists from antiquity to the present day. This collection covers the richness of its history, starting with how the Ancient Greeks came to assume the existence of atoms and concluding with contemporary metaphysical debates about structure, time and reality. Focusing on important moments in the history of human thought when the debate about atomism was particularly flourishing and transformative for the scientific and philosophical

Ask a Philosopher

Ask a Philosopher
  • Author : Ian Olasov
  • Publisher : Thomas Dunne Books
  • Release : 15 September 2020
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A collection of answers to the philosophical questions on people's minds—from the big to the personal to the ones you didn't know you needed answered. Based on real-life questions from his Ask a Philosopher series, Ian Olasov offers his answers to questions such as: - Are people innately good or bad? - Is it okay to have a pet fish? - Is it okay to have kids? - Is color subjective? - If humans colonize Mars, who will own

What the Ancients Offer to Contemporary Epistemology

What the Ancients Offer to Contemporary Epistemology
  • Author : Stephen Hetherington,Nicholas D. Smith
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 10 October 2019
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This book encourages renewed attention by contemporary epistemologists to an area most of them overlook: ancient philosophy. Readers are invited to revisit writings by Plato, Aristotle, Pyrrho, and others, and to ask what new insights might be gained from those philosophical ancestors. Are there ideas, questions, or lines of thought that were present in some ancient philosophy and that have subsequently been overlooked? Are there contemporary epistemological ideas, questions, or lines of thought that can be deepened by gazing back

Current Controversies in Philosophy of Perception

Current Controversies in Philosophy of Perception
  • Author : Bence Nanay
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 08 May 2017
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This book provides an up-to-date and accessible overview of the hottest and most influential contemporary debates in philosophy of perception, written especially for this volume by many of the most important philosophers of the field. The book addresses the following key questions: Can perception be unconscious? What is the relation between perception and attention? What properties can we perceive? Are perceptual states representations? How is vision different from the other sense modalities (like hearing or smell)? How do these sense

A Plea for Natural Philosophy

A Plea for Natural Philosophy
  • Author : Penelope Maddy
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 30 December 2021
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The philosopher Penelope Maddy is well-known for her pursuit of 'Second Philosophy', a form of naturalism that sees the methods of philosophy as indistinguishable from those of the empirical sciences. This volume collects eleven of her recent essays (five new and six reprinted), exploring a wide range of philosophical topics--from methodology, epistemology, and the philosophy of science, to the philosophies of logic, arithmetic, and higher mathematics. Though the topics vary widely, each essay bears in one way or another on

Philosophy of Western Music

Philosophy of Western Music
  • Author : Andrew Kania
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 29 April 2020
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This is the first comprehensive book-length introduction to the philosophy of Western music that fully integrates consideration of popular music and hybrid musical forms, especially song. Its author, Andrew Kania, begins by asking whether Bob Dylan should even have been eligible for the Nobel Prize in Literature, given that he is a musician. This motivates a discussion of music as an artistic medium, and what philosophy has to contribute to our thinking about music. Chapters 2-5 investigate the most commonly

Towards a Theory of Epistemically Significant Perception

Towards a Theory of Epistemically Significant Perception
  • Author : Nadja El Kassar
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release : 25 September 2015
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How does perceptual experience make us knowledgeable about the world? In this book Nadja El Kassar argues that an informed answer requires a novel theory of perception: perceptual experience involves conceptual capacities and consists in a relation between a perceiver and the world. Contemporary theories of perception disagree about the role of content and conceptual capacities in perceptual experience. In her analysis El Kassar scrutinizes the arguments of conceptualist and relationist theories, thereby exposing their limitations for explaining the epistemic

Oxford Studies in Metaethics

Oxford Studies in Metaethics
  • Author : Russ Shafer-Landau
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release : 31 July 2014
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Oxford Studies in Metaethics is the only publication devoted exclusively to original philosophical work in the foundations of ethics. It provides an annual selection of much of the best new scholarship being done in the field. Its broad purview includes work being done at the intersections of ethical theory with metaphysics, epistemology, philosophy of language, and philosophy of mind. The essays included in the series provide an excellent basis for understanding recent developments in the field; those who would like

Oxford Studies in Metaethics

Oxford Studies in Metaethics
  • Author : Russ Shafer-Landau
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 31 July 2014
GET THIS BOOK Oxford Studies in Metaethics

Oxford Studies in Metaethics is the only publication devoted exclusively to original philosophical work in the foundations of ethics. It provides an annual selection of much of the best new scholarship being done in the field. Its broad purview includes work being done at the intersections of ethical theory with metaphysics, epistemology, philosophy of language, and philosophy of mind. The essays included in the series provide an excellent basis for understanding recent developments in the field; those who would like