Name und Notwendigkeit

Author: Saul A. Kripke

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783518286562

Category: Name - Analytische Philosophie

Page: 191

View: 1833

An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding

Author: David Hume

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486113051

Category: Philosophy

Page: 112

View: 8061

One of philosophy's most widely read books and the best introduction to Hume's other works, this 1748 treatise offers an accessible account of the author's provocative notions about the limitations of the mind.

The Principal Upanishads

Author: Swami Nikhilananda

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486427171

Category: Religion

Page: 388

View: 1514

This volume comprises the major Upanishads, regarded as the basis of the Vedanta philosophy and the outstanding contribution of Hindu thinkers to the philosophical thought of the world. A comprehensive glossary addresses the Sanskrit terms contained in this volume — it provides a variety of meanings for each word.

The Will to Believe and Human Immortality

Author: William James

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486119076

Category: Psychology

Page: 448

View: 8696

Two books bound together, from religious period of one of the most renowned and representative thinkers. Illuminations of age-old religious questions from a pragmatic perspective, written in a luminous style.


Its Scientific Basis

Author: Kovoor T. Behanan

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486148572

Category: Philosophy

Page: 294

View: 8282

Clearly explains and evaluates fundamental concepts of Hindu thought; development of Hindu religious philosophy; detailed descriptions of the psychology and psychoanalysis of yoga, its postures and varieties of breathing, much more.

The Meaning of Truth

Author: William James

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486145883

Category: Philosophy

Page: 320

View: 5882

The work of a leading figure in the transition from a predominantly European-centered 19th-century philosophy to a new American philosophy, this volume presents a full and definitive expression of the pragmatist epistemology.

Charles S. Peirce, Selected Writings

Author: Charles S. Peirce

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486122948

Category: Philosophy

Page: 480

View: 6881

Science, material, idealism, pragmaticism, history of scientific thought. With Buchler's book, best way to approach notoriously cryptic philosopher. Features 24 selections including "The Place of Our Age in the History of Civilization."

Das Schwein, das unbedingt gegessen werden möchte

100 philosophische Gedankenspiele

Author: Julian Baggini

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783492048682


Page: 311

View: 4440

Gilt Flirten im Internet schon als Fremdgehen? Darf man jemanden für etwas bestrafen, das er noch nicht verbrochen hat? Wie wissen wir, ob wir wach sind oder träumen? Baggini knackt 100 'philosophische Nüsse'. Darf ein überzeugter Vegetarier das Fleisch e


Die großen Fragen der Philosophie

Author: Simon Blackburn

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783863120511


Page: 260

View: 9615

Reason in Society

Author: George Santayana

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780486240039

Category: Philosophy

Page: 205

View: 9814

Der Staat

Author: Platon

Publisher: Jazzybee Verlag

ISBN: 3849618005


Page: 725

View: 5702

Die Serie "Meisterwerke der Literatur" beinhaltet die Klassiker der deutschen und weltweiten Literatur in einer einzigartigen Sammlung. Lesen Sie die besten Werke großer Schriftsteller,Poeten, Autoren und Philosophen auf Ihrem elektronischen Lesegerät. Dieses Werk bietet zusätzlich * Eine Biografie/Bibliografie des Autors. Die Politeia (griechisch „Staat“), verfasst um 370 v. Chr., ist ein berühmter Dialog Platons. Sie gehört zu den am stärksten rezipierten Werken in der Geschichte der politischen Philosophie sowie der Philosophie überhaupt. Zentrales Thema der Politeia ist die Frage nach Gerechtigkeit. Die auftretenden Figuren sind Sokrates, der Greis Kephalos, dessen Sohn Polemarchos, der Sophist Thrasymachos sowie Platons Brüder Glaukon und Adeimantos. (aus

The Saktas

An Introductory and Comparative Study

Author: Ernest A. Payne

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486149072

Category: Philosophy

Page: 480

View: 5557

DIVFavorite Russian Fairy Tales, Irish Fairy Tales, Japanese Fairy Tales, Favorite Celtic Fairy Tales and North American Indian Legends. /div

Einführung in die symbolische Logik

mit besonderer Berücksichtigung ihrer Anwendungen

Author: Rudolf Carnap

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3709131405

Category: Philosophy

Page: 241

View: 1456

Medieval Philosophy

An Introduction

Author: Frederick Charles Copleston

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486420080

Category: Philosophy

Page: 194

View: 666

This classic introduction by a noted scholar compresses much of substance into comparatively little space, offering students and general readers an insightful, accessible survey of the major philosophical trends and thinkers of the Middle Ages. In 200 pages, the text basically covers the thought of ten centuries ... "clearly no light task," says the Times Literary Supplement of London, adding that "this is a careful and erudite book, full of patience and tolerance, catholic in every sense of the word."

Principia Mathematica.

Author: Alfred North Whitehead,Bertrand Russell

Publisher: N.A


Category: Logic, Symbolic and mathematical

Page: 167

View: 6749


Author: Richard M. Sainsbury

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783150186909


Page: 333

View: 8514

Naive Mengenlehre

Author: Paul R. Halmos

Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht

ISBN: 9783525405277

Category: Arithmetic

Page: 132

View: 3309

Get a Grip on Philosophy


Author: Neil Turnbull

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486497372

Category: Philosophy

Page: 225

View: 5651

This concise introduction to philosophy guides readers from the works of Plato and Aristotle to those of Simone de Beauvoir and Michel Foucault. The lively, cartoon-like format — loaded with sidebars, cheeky illustrations, and bulleted points — injects a playful modern tone into potentially obscure subjects. Featured thinkers include Aquinas, Descartes, Wittgenstein, Hume, Heidegger, and Nietzsche.