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The Experimental Philosophy in Early America.

by Rosenblatt, Arnold & Jeanne Shutzer. Hindle, Brooke.

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"In this exhibition, we have used the two categories which embraced the whole universe of science for the British colonists and their European contemporaries: natural history and natural philosophy." Typescript, 28 pages incl. title sheet; loose in manila envelope; Good+. Stock#ofc0503.
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History and Theory. Studies in the Philosophy of History. Volume XI Number 2, 1972.

by Nadel, George H., editor.

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Articles include Stover, Responsibility for the Cold War; Strong, History and Choices: The Foundation of the Political Thought of Raymond Aron; Bridenthal, Was There a Roman Homer?; Gokhale, Gandhi and History; Murrin, Review Essay: Demos, A Little Commonwealth; Greven, Four Generations; Lockridge, A New England Town; Pope, The Half-Way Covenant; Zuckerman, Peaceable Kingdoms. Periodical; paper covers; Good. Stock#ofc0454.
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Catalogue 37. Economics and Related Subjects. American, British, Continental; 19th & 20th Centuries.

by Robert H. Rubin Books (firm). Dawson Rare Books (firm).

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Two bookseller catalogues offering materials on economics and related subjects. Rubin 37, 575 items; Dawson 266, 180 items; both stapled in paper covers; both Good+. Sold as a lot. Stock#ofc0320.
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A Treatise of Human Nature. Volume 1.

by Hume, David.

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1898
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565 pp. Red embossed binding, faded in spots, gilt lettering, backstrip torn, wear on corners. Volume 1 only of this work in 2 volumes. Stock#ofc0035.
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Final Exit

by Humphry, Derek 1930-

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1991
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192 p.; 21 cm. This book is "intended to be read by a mature adult who is suffering from a terminal illness and is considering the option of rational suicide if and when suffering becomes unbearable"--back jacket. Stock#48145.
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Rational Prediction

by Salmon, Wesley C., 1925-2001

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OFFPRINT from The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, vol. 32 no. 2, pages 115-125; 23.5 cm. From the library of Vincent Tomas, Salmon's colleague at Brown during the years 1955-1963. Stock#48143.
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Science: The Glorious Entertainment

by Barzun, Jacques, 1907-2012

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New York, Harper and Row, 1964. Hard Cover. x, 322 p. 21.5 cm. "By accepting the intellectual processes of science--which are to analyze, to abstract and to objectify--as having jurisdiction in thousands of situations where they are, instead, futile or irrelevant..." Stock #29,668x. Vg/ dj good+
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Aesthetics: An Introduction.

by Dickie, George, 1926- .

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1971
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[Indianapolis] Pegasus [c1971]. First Edition. Bibliography, pages 191-193. From the library of Prof. Vincent Tomas of the Brown University Department of Philosophy. Inscribed by Dickie to Vince Tomas. Hard Cover. x, 200 pages; 21 cm. Vg / dj spotted, good+. Stock#102454.
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The Logike, 1574 [by] Peter Ramus.

by Ramus, Petrus, 1515-1572.

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Menston, Scolar Press, 1968.. Soft Cover. [4], 102 p. illus. (port.), 15 cm. Facsimile reprint of the London, 1574 edition (STC 15246). First Scolar ed. 1966. Front cover is facsimile of the original t.p.: The logike of the moste excellent philosopher P. Ramus, martyr, newly translated, and in diuers places corrected, after the mynde of the author. Per M.… Read more
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Buddhism: The Light of Asia.

by Ch'en, Kenneth K. S.

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1968
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Barron's [1968]. "A concise presentation of the philosophy, history, literature, art, and ceremonies of Buddhism, by a distinguished Oriental scholar." Soft Cover. 297 pages. Stock #25546. Vg/ paper.
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Logical Positivism

by Ayer, Alfred Jules, 1910-1989, editor

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Glencoe, Illinois, Free Press, 1959. First Edition. Hard Cover. viii, 455 p., index, 22 cm. Series: The Library of philosophical movements. "Reproduces in the words of the founders of the movement, the revolutionary theories of logical positivism on meaning and metaphysics, the nature of logic and mathematics, the foundations of knowledge, the content of psychological propositions, ethics, sociology and… Read more
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Frankfurt am Main, Suhrkamp Verlag [1963]. Edition Suhrkamp SV 38. Soft Cover. 174, [8] p.; 17.5 cm. Three studies on Hegel (Georg Wilhelm Friedrich, 1770-1831); in German. "Als eine neue Auflage der 'Aspekte der Hegelschen Philosophie' fällig wurde, wollte der Autor die Schrift durch die Abhandlung über den Hegelschen Erfahrungsgehalt ergänzen, die er mittlerweile publiziert hatte..." Paper; VG. Stock#22758.
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Kant And Universalizability Once More and Again

by Gram, M. [Moltke] S.

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Berlin: Walter de Gruyter Kant-Studien Volume 58, Issue 1-4. Periodical. Offprint. Pages 301–312, "Just what Kant could have meant by saying that maxims governing immora; acts generate contradictions when universalized is still unexplained..." Stock#45231. Vg / offprint.
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New York : Macmillan, [1976]. Soft Cover. x, 310 p. : illus. ; 21 cm. From the library of Prof. Vincent Tomas of the Brown University Department of Philosophy. Stock# 102,595. Vg / soft cover.
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John Dewey on Education; Selected Writings.

by Dewey, John, 1859-1952. Archambault, Reginald D., editor

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NY, Modern Library [c1964]. Hard Cover. Signed by Reginald Archambault. From the library of Prof. Vincent Tomas of the Brown University Department of Philosophy. Inscribed by the editor to Tomas. xxx, 439 pages; 19 cm. Vg / dj vg. Stock#102557.
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Meno. Translated by Benjamin Jowett

by Plato (B. C. c. 427-348).

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Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill [1949].. Soft Cover. 61 p., 20.5 cm. A disquisition on whether virtue can be taught. Series: Library of Liberal Arts. Stock# 33,397. Vg/ paper.
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Diálogos Socráticos sobre Moral

by Vessiot, A. (Alexandre), 1829- . Manterola, Ramon, editor.

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1897
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Mexico, Imprenta del Gobierno, en el Ex-Arzobispado, 1897. First Edition. Hard Cover. 188 p., 19 cm. First edition in Spanish. Vessiot was French inspecteur général de l'enseignement primaire and wrote several books for elementary-school students. Discusses La Conciencia, De la libertad moral, De la responsabilidad, Moral práctica, Deberes para con nosotros mismos, El trabajo, La ignorancia… Read more
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New Delhi, Asian Pub., 1979.. Hard Cover. xiv, 248 p. ”Indian Philosophical thought is very rich in content. it has many shades and tones. I have reproduced a very long portion from the Mahabharata as it is virtually a store-house.” Stock #25442. Vg/no dj. India Philosophy
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Proslogium; Monologium; An Appendix, In Behalf of the Fool, by Gaunilon; and Cur Deus Homo...

by Anselm, Archbishop of Canterbury, 1033-1109. Deane, Sidney Norton, 1878-1943, translator. Gaunilo, 11th cent.

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Chicago, Open Court, 1903. Hard Cover. xxxv, 288 p.; 21 cm. Title continues: Translated from the Latin by Sidney Norton Deane, B. A., with an introduction, bibliography, and reprints of the opinions of leading philosophers and writers on the ontological argument." Series: Philosophical Classics, Religion of Science Library no. 54. Bibliography: p. xxv-xxvi. From the library of Prof. Vincent… Read more
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Evanston [Ill.] Northwestern University Press, 1968. Hard Cover. x, 194 p., index, 24 cm. Ontology in philosophy is the study of the nature of being, existence or reality in general, as well as of the basic categories of being and their relations. Traditionally listed as a part of metaphysics, ontology deals with questions concerning what entities exist or can… Read more
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