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    Martin Cohen & Jack Reynolds (2000). At the Festival of Philosophy. Philosophy Now 28:38-39.
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    Martin Cohen (2007). 101 Ethical Dilemmas. Routledge.
    From overcrowded lifeboats to the censor's pen, Martin Cohen's stimulating and amusing dilemmas will have you scratching your head and laughing out loud in equal measure.
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    Martin Cohen (2007). 101 Philosophy Problems. Routledge.
    This is a fresh and original introduction to philosophy, written in a clear and entertaining style. The book contains: * 101 philosophical problems * discussion of each problem in the second half of the book * a glossary of unfamiliar terms * classical as well as contemporary problems from the fields of medical ethics, modern physics and artificial intelligence Problems include: * The Cow in the Field * The Society for Useless Information * The Dog and the Professor * Unmarried (...)
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    Martin Cohen (2001). Bioethics: An Anthology Edited by Helga Kuhse and Peter Singer, Oxford and Malden, Blackwell, 1999, 600 Pages, £18.99/$39.85 (Sc) £60/$74.95 (Hc). [REVIEW] Journal of Medical Ethics 27 (5):358-358.
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    Martin Cohen (1994). Nietzsche, Hebraism, Hellenism. International Studies in Philosophy 26 (3):45-65.
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    Martin Cohen (2004). Guerras justas. Critica.
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  7. Martin Cohen (ed.) (2006). Essentials of Philosophy and Ethics. Hodder Arnold.
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  8. Martin Cohen (2013). Little Black Book der Berühmten Gedankenspiele: Philosophische Rätsel Und Experimente für Helle Köpfe. Wiley-Vch.
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    Martin Cohen (2010). Mind Games: 31 Days to Rediscover Your Brain. Wiley-Blackwell.
    These are not mind games in the 'Sudoku' sense of puzzles or in the scientific sense of exploring the functions and behaviour of the brain; nor are they ...
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  10. Martin Cohen (2010). Mind Games: 31 Days to Rediscover Your Brain. Wiley-Blackwell.
    This original and innovative book is an exploration of one of the key mysteries of the mind, the question of consciousness. Conducted through a one month course of both practical and entertaining ‘thought experiments’, these stimulating mind-games are used as a vehicle for investigating the complexities of the way the mind works. By turns, fun, eye-opening and intriguing approach to thinking about thinking, which contains inventive and engaging ‘thought experiments’ for the general reader Includes specially drawn illustrations by the French (...)
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  11. Martin Cohen (2011). Mind Games: 31 Days to Rediscover Your Brain. Wiley-Blackwell.
    This original and innovative book is an exploration of one of the key mysteries of the mind, the question of consciousness. Conducted through a one month course of both practical and entertaining ‘thought experiments’, these stimulating mind-games are used as a vehicle for investigating the complexities of the way the mind works. By turns, fun, eye-opening and intriguing approach to thinking about thinking, which contains inventive and engaging ‘thought experiments’ for the general reader Includes specially drawn illustrations by the French (...)
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  12. Martin Cohen (2011). Philosophy for Dummies. John Wiley.
    Confused by metaphysics? In a muddle with aesthetics? Intimidated by Kant? Then look no further! _Philosophy For Dummies, UK Edition_ is a complete crash-course in philosophical thought, covering key philosophers, philosophical history and theory and the big questions that affect us today. Tying in with standard UK curricula and including core topics such as logic, ethics and political philosophy, this impartial, expert guide cuts through the jargon to give you the facts. Whether you're a philosophy student or a complete beginner, (...)
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    Martin Cohen (2010). Philosophy for Dummies, Uk Edition. For Dummies.
    Confused by metaphysics? In a muddle with aesthetics? Intimidated by Kant? Then look no further! _Philosophy For Dummies, UK Edition_ is a complete crash-course in philosophical thought, covering key philosophers, philosophical history and theory and the big questions that affect us today. Tying in with standard UK curricula and including core topics such as logic, ethics and political philosophy, this impartial, expert guide cuts through the jargon to give you the facts. Whether you're a philosophy student or a complete beginner, (...)
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  14. Martin Cohen (2010). Philosophy for Dummies, Uk Edition. For Dummies.
    Confused by metaphysics? In a muddle with aesthetics? Intimidated by Kant? Then look no further! _Philosophy For Dummies, UK Edition_ is a complete crash-course in philosophical thought, covering key philosophers, philosophical history and theory and the big questions that affect us today. Tying in with standard UK curricula and including core topics such as logic, ethics and political philosophy, this impartial, expert guide cuts through the jargon to give you the facts. Whether you're a philosophy student or a complete beginner, (...)
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  15. Martin Cohen (2010). Philosophy for Dummies, Uk Edition. For Dummies.
    Confused by metaphysics? In a muddle with aesthetics? Intimidated by Kant? Then look no further! _Philosophy For Dummies, UK Edition_ is a complete crash-course in philosophical thought, covering key philosophers, philosophical history and theory and the big questions that affect us today. Tying in with standard UK curricula and including core topics such as logic, ethics and political philosophy, this impartial, expert guide cuts through the jargon to give you the facts. Whether you're a philosophy student or a complete beginner, (...)
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  16. Martin Cohen (2012). Philosophy for Dummies. For Dummies.
    Confused by metaphysics? In a muddle with aesthetics? Intimidated by Kant? Then look no further! _Philosophy For Dummies, UK Edition_ is a complete crash-course in philosophical thought, covering key philosophers, philosophical history and theory and the big questions that affect us today. Tying in with standard UK curricula and including core topics such as logic, ethics and political philosophy, this impartial, expert guide cuts through the jargon to give you the facts. Whether you're a philosophy student or a complete beginner, (...)
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  17. Martin Cohen (2010). Philosophy for Dummies. For Dummies.
    Confused by metaphysics? In a muddle with aesthetics? Intimidated by Kant? Then look no further! _Philosophy For Dummies, UK Edition_ is a complete crash-course in philosophical thought, covering key philosophers, philosophical history and theory and the big questions that affect us today. Tying in with standard UK curricula and including core topics such as logic, ethics and political philosophy, this impartial, expert guide cuts through the jargon to give you the facts. Whether you're a philosophy student or a complete beginner, (...)
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  18. Martin Cohen (2001). 101 Philosophy Problems. Routledge.
    Now in its second edition, this ever-engaging, humorous and extremely popular book challenges readers to think philosophically about every day dilemmas. This fully updated new edition includes brand new problems, such as 'A Nasty Transplant' and the 'Three Embryos', from the field of medical ethics, and 'Deep Thought Speaks', which tackles issues in Artificial Intelligence. These new conundrums accompany old favourites, such as the 'Hanging Judge', 'The Unexpected exam', 'The Sentence' paradox and 'Descartes' big problem', all explained and explored in (...)
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  19. Martin Cohen (2007). Philosophy Problems. Routledge.
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  20. Martin Cohen (2013). 101 Philosophy Problems. Routledge.
    Does Farmer Field really know his prize cow, Daisy, is in the field? When is an unexpected exam not wholly unexpected? Are all bachelors unmarried? Martin Cohen's _101 Philosophy Problems, Fourth Edition_ introduces philosophy in an entertaining but informative and stimulating way. Using philosophical puzzles, conundrums and paradoxes he skilfully unwraps some of the mysteries of the subject, from what we know - or think we know - to brainteasing thought experiments about ethics, science and the nature of the mind. (...)
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  21. Martin Cohen (2002). 101 Philosophy Problems. Routledge.
    Now in its second edition, this ever-engaging, humorous and extremely popular book challenges readers to think philosophically about every day dilemmas. This fully updated new edition includes brand new problems, such as 'A Nasty Transplant' and the 'Three Embryos', from the field of medical ethics, and 'Deep Thought Speaks', which tackles issues in Artificial Intelligence. These new conundrums accompany old favourites, such as the 'Hanging Judge', 'The Unexpected exam', 'The Sentence' paradox and 'Descartes' big problem', all explained and explored in (...)
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  22. Martin Cohen (2016). 101 Philosophy Problems. Routledge.
    Does Farmer Field really know his prize cow, Daisy, is in the field? When is an unexpected exam not wholly unexpected? Are all bachelors unmarried? Martin Cohen's _101 Philosophy Problems, Fourth Edition_ introduces philosophy in an entertaining but informative and stimulating way. Using philosophical puzzles, conundrums and paradoxes he skilfully unwraps some of the mysteries of the subject, from what we know - or think we know - to brainteasing thought experiments about ethics, science and the nature of the mind. (...)
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  23. Martin Cohen (1999). 101 Philosophy Problems. Routledge.
    This is a fresh and original introduction to philosophy, written in a clear and entertaining style. The book contains: * 101 philosophical problems * discussion of each problem in the second half of the book * a glossary of unfamiliar terms * classical as well as contemporary problems from the fields of medical ethics, modern physics and artificial intelligence Problems include: * The Cow in the Field * The Society for Useless Information * The Dog and the Professor * Unmarried (...)
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  24. Martin Cohen (2008). Political Philosophy: From Plato to Mao. Pluto Press.
    "The central advantages of this book are undoubtedly its lucidity, range and unorthodox approach to presenting key thinkers who have deeply influenced political philosophy. ... This wide range is covered with surprising agility and clarity. The book offers an engaging account of political philosophy where great schools of thought are audaciously summarized in a paragraph or two." --- Times Higher Education Supplement "Reliable and fair... Clear, relaxed, jargon-free and often attractively witty." --- The Philosopher "A handbook of the history of (...)
     
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    Martin Cohen (2008). Philosophical Tales: Being an Alternative History Revealing the Characters, the Plots, and the Hidden Scenes That Make Up the True Story of Philosophy. Blackwell Pub..
    Did Plato really write those Socratic Dialogues – or was it Socrates after all? Why is it doubtful that Descartes ever really uttered, “I think, therefore I am”? And what did Sartre ever have against waiters, anyway? The history of philosophy is filled with great tales – many of them fictions, misrepresentations, falsehoods, lies and fibs. Or are they just misstatements, prevarications, and narratives not entirely based on fact? In the true spirit of a broad philosophical debate, Philosophical Tales dips (...)
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  26. Martin Cohen & Raul Gonzalez (2009). Philosophical Tales: Being an Alternative History Revealing the Characters, the Plots, and the Hidden Scenes That Make Up the True Story of Philosophy. Wiley-Blackwell.
    Enlightening and entertaining, _Philosophical Tales_ examines a few of the fascinating biographical details of history’s greatest philosophers and highlights their contributions to the field. By applying the true philosophical approach to philosophy itself, the text provides us with a refreshing 'alternative history' of philosophy. Opens up new philosophical debate by applying the true philosophical approach to philosophy itself Provides summaries of the most celebrated and philosophically interesting tales, their backgrounds, and assessments of the leading players Explores philosophers and schools of (...)
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  27. Martin Cohen & Raul Gonzalez (2009). Philosophical Tales: Being an Alternative History Revealing the Characters, the Plots, and the Hidden Scenes That Make Up the True Story of Philosophy. Wiley-Blackwell.
    Enlightening and entertaining, _Philosophical Tales_ examines a few of the fascinating biographical details of history’s greatest philosophers and highlights their contributions to the field. By applying the true philosophical approach to philosophy itself, the text provides us with a refreshing 'alternative history' of philosophy. Opens up new philosophical debate by applying the true philosophical approach to philosophy itself Provides summaries of the most celebrated and philosophically interesting tales, their backgrounds, and assessments of the leading players Explores philosophers and schools of (...)
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  28. Martin Cohen & Raul Gonzalez (2008). Philosophical Tales: Being an Alternative History Revealing the Characters, the Plots, and the Hidden Scenes That Make Up the True Story of Philosophy. Wiley-Blackwell.
    Enlightening and entertaining, _Philosophical Tales_ examines a few of the fascinating biographical details of history’s greatest philosophers and highlights their contributions to the field. By applying the true philosophical approach to philosophy itself, the text provides us with a refreshing 'alternative history' of philosophy. Opens up new philosophical debate by applying the true philosophical approach to philosophy itself Provides summaries of the most celebrated and philosophically interesting tales, their backgrounds, and assessments of the leading players Explores philosophers and schools of (...)
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  29. Martin Cohen & Raul Gonzalez (2008). Philosophical Tales: Being an Alternative History Revealing the Characters, the Plots, and the Hidden Scenes That Make Up the True Story of Philosophy. Wiley-Blackwell.
    Enlightening and entertaining, _Philosophical Tales_ examines a few of the fascinating biographical details of history’s greatest philosophers and highlights their contributions to the field. By applying the true philosophical approach to philosophy itself, the text provides us with a refreshing 'alternative history' of philosophy. Opens up new philosophical debate by applying the true philosophical approach to philosophy itself Provides summaries of the most celebrated and philosophically interesting tales, their backgrounds, and assessments of the leading players Explores philosophers and schools of (...)
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  30. Martin Cohen (2006). The Essentials Of-- Philosophy & Ethics. Distributed in the U.S. Of America by Oxford University Press.
    The Essentials of Philosophy and Ethics offers a distinctive take on philosophical and ethical concepts and on key thinkers in these areas. Philosophy and ethics are fascinating and thought-provoking subjects in their own right and also have important implications for the way we think about a whole range of other issues such as religion and civil liberties. The Essentials of Philosophy and Ethics provides an invaluable resource for anyone wanting to understand the key concepts in these fields and their relevance (...)
     
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    Martin Cohen (2005). Wittgenstein's Beetle and Other Classic Thought Experiments. Blackwell Pub..
    A is for Alice and astronomers arguing about acceleration -- B is for Bernard's body-exchange machine -- C is for the Catholic cannibal -- D is for Maxwell's demon -- E is for evolution (and an embarrassing problem with it) -- F is for the forms lost forever to the prisoners of the cave -- G is for Galileo's gravitational balls -- H is for Hume's shades -- I is for the identity of indiscernibles -- J is for Henri Poincaré (...)
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  32. Martin Cohen (2008). Wittgenstein's Beetle and Other Classic Thought Experiments. Wiley-Blackwell.
    _Wittgenstein’s Beetle and Other Classic Thought Experiments_ invites readers to participate actively in discovering the surprisingly powerful and fruitful tradition of "thought experiments." Gives a lively presentation of an "A to Z" of 26 fascinating and influential thought experiments from philosophy and science Presents vivid and often humorous discussion of the experiments, including strengths and weaknesses, historical context, and contemporary uses Provides a "how to" section for engaging in thought experiments Includes illustrations, mini-biographies, and suggestions for further reading.
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  33. Martin Cohen (2008). Wittgenstein's Beetle and Other Classic Thought Experiments. Wiley-Blackwell.
    _Wittgenstein’s Beetle and Other Classic Thought Experiments_ invites readers to participate actively in discovering the surprisingly powerful and fruitful tradition of "thought experiments." Gives a lively presentation of an "A to Z" of 26 fascinating and influential thought experiments from philosophy and science Presents vivid and often humorous discussion of the experiments, including strengths and weaknesses, historical context, and contemporary uses Provides a "how to" section for engaging in thought experiments Includes illustrations, mini-biographies, and suggestions for further reading.
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  34. Martin Cohen (2004). Wittgenstein's Beetle and Other Classic Thought Experiments. Wiley-Blackwell.
    _Wittgenstein’s Beetle and Other Classic Thought Experiments_ invites readers to participate actively in discovering the surprisingly powerful and fruitful tradition of "thought experiments." Gives a lively presentation of an "A to Z" of 26 fascinating and influential thought experiments from philosophy and science Presents vivid and often humorous discussion of the experiments, including strengths and weaknesses, historical context, and contemporary uses Provides a "how to" section for engaging in thought experiments Includes illustrations, mini-biographies, and suggestions for further reading.
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  35. Martin Cohen (2004). Wittgenstein's Beetle and Other Classic Thought Experiments. Wiley-Blackwell.
    _Wittgenstein’s Beetle and Other Classic Thought Experiments_ invites readers to participate actively in discovering the surprisingly powerful and fruitful tradition of "thought experiments." Gives a lively presentation of an "A to Z" of 26 fascinating and influential thought experiments from philosophy and science Presents vivid and often humorous discussion of the experiments, including strengths and weaknesses, historical context, and contemporary uses Provides a "how to" section for engaging in thought experiments Includes illustrations, mini-biographies, and suggestions for further reading.
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