Books in category Philosophy – Movements

  • Philosophy and Connectionist Theory

    Philosophy and Connectionist Theory
    William M. Ramsey, Stephen P. Stich, David E. Rumelhart

    This collection was designed to provide philosophers who have been working in the area of cognitive science with a forum for expressing their views on these recent developments.

  • Hermeneutics of the Film World

    Hermeneutics of the Film World
    Alberto Baracco

    This book identifies a new methodological strategy for the interpretation of film philosophizing.

  • Virginia Woolf and the Politics of Style

    Virginia Woolf and the Politics of Style
    Pamela J. Transue

    Virginia Woolf and the Politics of Style reveals that her feminism is more accurately described as latent in the novels, having been merged into the aesthetic components of style, structure, point of view, and patterns of imagery.

  • Enlightenment Now

    Enlightenment Now
    Steven Pinker

    If you follow the headlines, the world in the 21st century appears to be sinking into chaos, hatred, and irrationality. Yet Steven Pinker shows that this is an illusion – a symptom of historical amnesia and statistical fallacies.

  • Wrong Doing Truth Telling

    Wrong-Doing, Truth-Telling
    Michel Foucault

    For Foucault, self-incrimination no longer did the work necessary to quell justice because, by the 19th century, we wanted to know more than just the fact of wrongdoing, we wanted to know who the criminal was: not just whether the accused …

  • The Responsibility of the Philosopher

    The Responsibility of the Philosopher
    Gianni Vattimo

    Over the course of his career, Gianni Vattimo has assumed a number of public and private identities and has pursued multiple intellectual paths.

  • Basic Flying Instruction

    Basic Flying Instruction
    Charles Gidley Wheeler

    The important conclusion of the book is that until it is universally accepted that we are all one, and that to injure another nation is to injure one's own, wars and terrorism will inevitably continue.

  • The Sources of Intentionality

    The Sources of Intentionality
    Uriah Kriegel

    This book attempts a synthesis of both approaches, developing an account of the sources of such directedness that grounds it both in reliable tracking and in conscious experience.

  • Language Metaphysics and Death

    Language, Metaphysics, and Death
    John Donnelly

    This standard work in thanatology is updated with ten essays new to the second edition, and features a new introduction by Donnelly. The collection addresses certain basic issues inherent in a philosophy of death.

  • Material Feminisms

    Material Feminisms
    Stacy Alaimo

    Vicki Kirby p. 214 8 Trans-Corporeal Feminisms and the Ethical Space of Nature Stacy Alaimo p. 237 9 Landscape, Memory, and Forgetting: Thinking Through (my Mother’s) Body and Place Catriona Mortimer-Sandilands p. 265 Part 3 Material …

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