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Experience et jugement: Recherches en vue d'une genealogie de la logique
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Experience et jugement: Recherches en vue d'une genealogie de la logique

By Husserl, Edmund

Presses Universitaires de France (PUF), 1970. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. In French. 497p. Explores the problems of contemporary philosophy of language and the constitution of logical forms. He argues that, even at its most abstract, logic demands an underlying theory of experience. Husserl sketches out a genealogy of logic in three parts: Part I examines prepredicative experience, Part II the structure of predicative thought as such, and Part III the origin of general conceptual thought.

$20.00

A Cognitive Theory of Metaphor (Bradford Books)
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A Cognitive Theory of Metaphor (Bradford Books)

By Mac Cormac, Earl R

MIT Press, 1990. Paperback. Good. Unmarked text. Some bumps on the edges. Presents an original and unified cognitive theory of metaphor using philosophical arguments. Draws upon evidence from psychological experiments and theories. Notes that implications of this theory for meaning and truth with specific attention to metaphor as a speech act, the iconic meaning of metaphor, and the development of a four-valued system of truth. Numerous examples of metaphor from poetry and science are presented and analyzed to support the theory. 254p. Notes. Bibliography. Index.

$12.00

The Seven Mysteries of Life: An Exploration In Science and Philosophy (with illustrations by the author)
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The Seven Mysteries of Life: An Exploration In Science and Philosophy (with illustrations by the author)

By Murchie, Guy

Houghton Mifflin, 1978. Hardcover. Acceptable. Ex-library. Drawings by the author. Delves into the interconnectedness of all life on the planet and of such fields as biology, geology, sociology, mathematics, and physics.

$16.00

Conversations: Religion and Responsibility (Issue 31, Winter 2018/5778)
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Conversations: Religion and Responsibility (Issue 31, Winter 2018/5778)

By The Institute for Jewish Ideas and Ideals

The Institute for Jewish Ideas and Ideals, 2018. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Deals with Torah Judaism's responsibility for society, for our environment, for human dignity. It includes articles on women as Orthodox Jewish religious leaders; faith development; end of life issues. Among the authors are Rabbis Marc and Hayyim Angel, Dr. Daniel Sperber, Rabbi Nissan Antine and Maharat Dasi Fruchter.

$14.00

Conversations: Moral Development (Issue 33, Winter 2019/5779)
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Conversations: Moral Development (Issue 33, Winter 2019/5779)

By The Institute for Jewish Ideas and Ideals

The Institute for Jewish Ideas and Ideals, 2019. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Explores how moral values are inculcated in our homes, schools and communal institutions. Why are people who are scrupulous in ritual observance sometimes guilty of abusive, dishonest, and discourteous behavior? Authors in this issue include psychologists, rabbis, educators and communal activists who have given a lot of consideration to moral education and how we can be more successful at it. Contributors include Aharon H. Fried, David Pelcovitz, Zipora Schorr, and others.

$14.00

The Critical Theory of Jurgen Habermas
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The Critical Theory of Jurgen Habermas

By McCarthy, Thomas

MIT Press, 1981. Hardcover. Good. Ex-library. Paperback re-bound as a hardback. An account of the systematic character of Habermas's ideas and their course of development. Greatly expanded bibliography of Habermas's work. 484p. Measures 6x9 inches. Jurgen Habermas (b. 1929) is a German philosopher and sociologist in the tradition of critical theory and pragmatism. He is perhaps best known for his theories on communicative rationality and the public sphere.

$14.00

Problems of Art: Ten Philosophical Lectures
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Problems of Art: Ten Philosophical Lectures

By Langer, Susanne K

New York: Scribners, 1957. Paperback. Good. Unmarked text. Sun fading on cover and edge wear. An introduction to Langer's comprehensive theory of art, which established her as one of the foremost contemporary philosophers in her time. Appendix on Abstraction in Science and Abstraction in Art. Index. 184p.

$12.00

Scientific Representation: Paradoxes of Perspective
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Scientific Representation: Paradoxes of Perspective

By von Frassen, Bas C

Oxford University Press, 2008. Hardcover. Very Good. Unmarked text. No dust jacket. An original exploration of how we represent the world. Von Frassen defends an empiricist structuralist version of the "picture theory" of science, through an inquiry into the paradoxes that came to light in 20th-century philosophies of science. He concludes with an analysis of the complex relationship between appearance and reality in the scientific world-picture.

$60.00

The Sense of Being Stared At: And Other Unexplained Powers of the Human Mind
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The Sense of Being Stared At: And Other Unexplained Powers of the Human Mind

By Sheldrake, Rupert

Crown, 2003. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket. In The Sense of Being Stared At, renowned biologist Rupert Sheldrake explores the intricacies of the mind and discovers that our perceptive abilities are stronger than most of us could have imagined. 368p. Index. Bibliography. Notes.

$14.00

Logical Foundations of Psychological Measurement: A Study in the Philosophy of Science
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Logical Foundations of Psychological Measurement: A Study in the Philosophy of Science

By Ross, Strange

Copenhagen: Scandinavian University Books, 1964. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Some age tanning on cover. Bibliographical references. Index.Text in English. 152p. Measures 6.25x9.5 inches.

$45.00

The Dance of Life (Modern Library 160)
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The Dance of Life (Modern Library 160)

By Ellis, Havelock

Modern Library, 1929. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket has chipping and tears, with a catalog on back side. This is the 1929 edition, likely published between 1940-1958. New introduction by Havelock Ellis (1859-1939) for the 1929 edition. 363p. In The Dance of Life, Ellis promoted the constant development of the self thru a variety of arts, including thinking, morals & dance.

$20.00

Synthese  (Vol 163, No. 3, August 2008)
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Synthese (Vol 163, No. 3, August 2008)

By Staley, Kent; Miller, Jean; Mayo, Deborah (Guest Editors)

Springer, 2008. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Synthese is An International Journal for Epistemology, Methodology and Philosophy of Science. Guest Editors: Kent Staley, Jean Miller and Deborah Mayo. Features Errors and Methodology in Practice: Selected Papers from Error 2006, a June 2006 conference on "Experimental Reasoning, Reliability, Objectivity, and Rationality: Induction, Statistics, and Modeling." Contributors include J. Williamson, J. Zhang, F. Eberhardt, and more. pp 299-442. Measures 6x9.25 inches

$30.00

The Mahabharata: The Entrance to the Temple of the Gita
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The Mahabharata: The Entrance to the Temple of the Gita

By Prajnanananda, Paramahamsa

Prajna Publication, 2015. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Appendix: Kuru Dynasty Genealogy. 421p. Measures 5.5x8.5 inches.

$16.00

The Science of the Mind (Bradford Books)
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The Science of the Mind (Bradford Books)

By Flanagan, Owen J

MIT Press, 1984. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. 336p. Notes. Bibliography. Index. An original contribution that speaks to how traditional philosophical problems as the nature of the mind-body relation, knowledge of other minds, free-will, unity of consciousness, personal identity, self-knowledge, intentionality, rationality, and reductionism figure within psychology and how psychology contributes to the solution of these philosophical problems.

$12.00

Philosophics of Theophilos Kaires: Greece's New Socrates
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Philosophics of Theophilos Kaires: Greece's New Socrates

By Kaires, Theophilos

Pageant Press, 1960. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket has a piece missing and some tears. Translated by Peter Thetis. Notes. Theophilos Kaires (1784-1853) was a Greek priest and revolutionary.He was among the founders of a pietistic revivalist movement, known as Theosebism, inspired by the French revolutionary cults, radical Protestantism and deism.

$30.00

The Philosophy of Objectivism: A Brief Summary
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The Philosophy of Objectivism: A Brief Summary

By Peikoff, Leonard

Ayn Rand Institute, 2000. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. This 8-page booklet introduces Ayn Rand's philosophy Objectivism. Rand originally expressed her philosophical ideas in her novels, most notably, The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged. She further elaborated on them in her periodicals.

$12.00

After Euclid (Center for the Study of Language and Information-Lecture Notes)
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After Euclid (Center for the Study of Language and Information-Lecture Notes)

By Norman, Jesse

Center For The Study Of Language And Inf, 2006. Hardcover. Good. Unmarked. No dust jacket. Reexamines the ancient and long-disregarded concept of visual reasoning and reasserts its potential as a formidable tool in our ability to grasp various kinds of geometrical knowledge. 200p. References. Index.

$35.00

Relationship Morality
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Relationship Morality

By Kellenberger, James

Pennsylvania State University Press, 1995. Paperback. Good. Unmarked text. References. Index. Inquiry into the extent to which human relationships are foundational in morality. 450p.

$12.00

The Problem of Genesis in Husserl's Philosophy
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The Problem of Genesis in Husserl's Philosophy

By Derrida, Jacques

University Of Chicago Press, 2003. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. Translated by Marian Hobson. Derrida's first book-length work, The Problem of Genesis in Husserl's Philosophy, was originally written as a dissertation for his diplome d'etudes superieures in 1953 and 1954. Surveying Husserl's major works on phenomenology, Derrida reveals what he sees as an internal tension in Husserl's central notion of genesis, and gives us our first glimpse into the concerns and frustrations that would later lead Derrida to abandon phenomenology and develop his now famous method of deconstruction. 232p.

$32.00

On Aesthetics in Science
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On Aesthetics in Science

By Wechsler, Judith (editor)

MIT Press, 1978. Paperback. Good. Unmarked. Some wear and age tanning on cover. Illustrated. Includes "Structural Hierarchy in Science, Art and history" by Cyril Stanley Smith, "On Broken Symmetries" by Philip Morrison, "Visualization Lost and Regained: The Genesis of Quantum Theory in the Period 1913-27" by Arthur I. Miller, "The Mathematical Unconscious" by Seymour A. Papert, "Darwin's Tree of Nature" and other Images of Wide Scope" by Howard E. Gruber, and "Rationality and Intuition" by Geoffrey Vickers. Bibliography. Index. 180p.

$12.00

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