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  1. Alasdair C. MacIntyre (1971). Against the Self-Images of the Age. New York,Schocken Books.
  2. Henry Sidgwick (1871/1996). Reviews, 1871-1899. Thoemmes Press.
  3. Joseph Grünfeld (1982). Method and Language. Grüner.
    INTRODUCTION The very idea of method has recently been under attack, but even if one agrees with Feyerabend that all methodologies have their limits, ...
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  4. Kathryn Pyne Addelson (1991). Impure Thoughts: Essays on Philosophy, Feminism, & Ethics. Temple University Press.
  5. Alan Montefiore (ed.) (1983). Philosophy in France Today. Cambridge University Press.
    Eleven leading contemporary French philosophers give here more or less direct presentations and exemplifications of their work. All the essays, with one exception, were specifically written for this volume and for an English-speaking readership - the exception is the first publication anywhere of Jacques Derrida's defence of his thèse d'e;tat in 1980, based on his published works. As a collection the essays convey the style, tone and preoccupations, as well as the range and diversity, of French philosophical thinking as it (...)
  6. Louis P. Pojman & Lewis Vaughn (eds.) (2009). Philosophy: The Quest for Truth. Oxford University Press.
    Praised for its accessibility and comprehensiveness, Philosophy: The Quest for Truth provides an excellent selection of classical and contemporary readings on nineteen key problems in philosophy. Louis P. Pojman has carefully organized the essays in each section so that they present pro/con dialogues that allow students to compare and contrast the philosophers' positions. Topics covered include the nature of philosophy, the existence of God, immortality, knowledge, the mind-body question, personal identity, free will and determinism, ethics, political philosophy, and the meaning (...)
  7. Joel Feinberg (1971). Reason and Responsibility. Encino, Calif.,Dickenson Pub. Co..
    The book's clear organization structures selections so that readings complement each other guiding you through contrasting positions on key concepts in ...
  8. Shlomit C. Schuster (2003). The Philosopher's Autobiography: A Qualitative Study. Praeger.
    Examines philosophical autobiography as a literary genre and an alternative to Freudian psychoanalysis.
  9. Richard T. Hull (ed.) (2005). Presidential Addresses of the American Philosophical Association, 1941-1950. Prometheus Books.
  10. Hilary Putnam (1992). Renewing Philosophy. Harvard University Press.
    A renewal of philosophy is precisely the point of this book, drawn from the 1989 Gifford Lectures by one of America's most distinguished philosophers.
  11. Stanley M. Honer (1982). Invitation to Philosophy: Issues and Options. Wadsworth.
  12. Michael McGhee (2000). Transformations of Mind: Philosophy as Spiritual Practice. Cambridge University Press.
    The book offers a conception of philosophy as a form of self-enquiry which begins not in reflection, but in silence and meditation, conceived as conditions for the emergence and cessation of contending states of mind which influence perception and action. The philosopher thus becomes a kind of cartographer of a shifting interior landscape. This underlying perspective explains the personal nature of the writing and its mixing of genres. The book draws on both the Greek and Buddhist traditions, recognising that it (...)
  13. Joel Feinberg (1975/1974). Reason and Responsibility: Readings in Some Basic Problems of Philosophy. Dickenson Pub. Co..
  14. Odo Marquard (1989). Farewell to Matters of Principle: Philosophical Studies. Oxford University Press.
    This book is the latest addition to the Odeon series, a multidisciplinary series devoted to original works and translations by European writers in the areas of literature, criticism, philosophy, history and politics. An English translation of the German best-seller Abschied vom Prinzipiellen, the book offers a series of essays that present a philosophy of human morality critical of philosophical utopianism. Marquard, widely considered the heir of Gadamer, Habermas, and Blumenberg, describes his role as "skeptical philosopher" and discusses the 18th-century formation (...)
  15. Howard Evans Kiefer & Milton Karl Munitz (eds.) (1970). Mind, Science, and History. Albany,State University of New York Press.
    THE LIMITS OF NATURALISM Brand Blanshard I The Issue The purpose of this paper is to consider whether science, as currently conceived, is adequate to the ...
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  16. W. Windelband (1979). A History of Philosophy: With Especial Reference to the Formation and Development of its Problems and Conceptions. Greenwood Press.
  17. Zak Van Straaten (ed.) (1981). Basic Concepts in Philosophy. Oxford University Press.
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  18. Antony Flew (1980). Philosophy, an Introduction. Prometheus Books.
  19. Norman Melchert (2007). The Great Conversation: A Historical Introduction to Philosophy. Oxford University Press.
    v. 1. Pre Socratics through Descartes -- v. 2. Descartes through Derrida and Quine.
  20. Nicholas Bunnin & E. P. Tsui-James (eds.) (2003/1999). The Blackwell Companion to Philosophy. Blackwell Pub..
    An introduction to philosophy looks at key issues, figures, and movements in the field.
  21. A. W. Sparkes (1991). Talking Philosophy: A Wordbook. Routledge.
    DISCOURSE; EXPRESSION (i) 'Discourse' is a word with a variety of meanings. One of the more useful is as an omnibus word covering both thought and talk. ...
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  22. Phil Washburn (2008). Philosophical Dilemmas: A Pro and Con Introduction to the Major Questions. Oxford University Press.
    Philosophical Dilemmas: A Pro and Con Introduction to the Major Questions, 2/e, is a lucidly written and comprehensive introduction to philosophy featuring sixty brief essays arranged in pairs. Each pair answers one of the standard philosophical questions, such as "Does God exist?" or "Is morality relative?," with affirmative and negative responses. Each essay takes a definite stand and promotes it vigorously, creating a sharp contrast between the two positions and giving each abstract theory a more personal and believable "voice." While (...)
  23. Mordecai Roshwald (1999). The Transient and the Absolute: An Interpretation of the Human Condition and of Human Endeavor. Greenwood Press.
    This volume offers a unifying view of the great diversity of human experience, based on the author's insight into man's self-perception.
  24. Andrew R. Bailey (ed.) (2006). First Philosophy: Fundamental Problems and Readings in Philosophy. Broadview Press.
    ... CHAPTER 1 Philosophy Philosophy, at least according to the origin of the word in classical Greek, is the "love of wisdom" — philosophers are lovers of ...
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  25. David Papineau (ed.) (2004). Western Philosophy: An Illustrated Guide. Oxford University Press.
    What does it mean for someone to exist? What is truth? Are we free to choose to think or act? What is consciousness? Is human cloning justifiable? These are just some of the questions philosophers have attempted to answer, striking right at the heart of what it means to be human. This important new books shows that philosophy need not be dry or intimidating. Its highly original treatment, combining philosophical analysis, historical and biographical background and thought-provoking illustrations, simultaneously informs and (...)
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  26. T. Z. Lavine & V. Tejera (eds.) (1989/2011). History and Anti-History in Philosophy. Transaction Publishers.
    This volume illuminates the achievements of present-day social science insights. It merits a close reading by those for whom the history of ideas is a living entity.
  27. Frits Staal & Dick van der Meij (eds.) (1997). India and Beyond: Aspects of Literature, Meaning, Ritual and Thought: Essays in Honour of Frits Staal. Distributed by Columbia University Press.
  28. Harold A. Durfee (1987). Foundational Reflections: Studies in Contemporary Philosophy. M. Nijhoff.
  29. Stephen Edelston Toulmin (1976). Knowing and Acting: An Invitation to Philosophy. Macmillan.
  30. Patrick T. Mackenzie (1989). The Problems of Philosophers: An Introduction. Prometheus Books.
  31. Jorge J. E. Gracia, Gregory M. Reichberg & Bernard N. Schumacher (eds.) (2003). The Classics of Western Philosophy: A Reader's Guide. Blackwell Pub..
    Surveying the history of philosophy, the book focuses on historical texts rather than historical figures and covers the entire range of classics in a single ...
  32. Donald C. Abel (ed.) (2008). Fifty Readings in Philosophy, 3rd Ed. Mcgraw-Hill.
    Fifty Readings is a flexible and affordable collection of classic and contemporary primary sources in philosophy. The readings cover all the main topics of Western Philosophy, and each one is carefully edited to be long enough to present a self-contained argument but not so lengthy that students lose track of the main point. A wide selection of readings at an attractive price makes this text the most versatile introduction to philosophy reader on the market.
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  33. Thomas Koenig (1985). Human Existence and Philosophical Experience: An Introduction to Philosophy. R.E. Krieger Pub. Co..
  34. Peter Winch & Raimond Gaita (eds.) (1990). Value and Understanding: Essays for Peter Winch. Routledge.
    Written by eminent philosophers from Britain, Europe, America, and Australia, the essays of this collection are a tribute to Peter Winch, whose work is marked by his deep appreciation of the most fundamental aspect of Wittgenstein's legacy: that we cannot detach our concepts from their roots in human life. The voices in this volume unite in different tones of sympathy and criticism by discussing the theme of human conditioning: the human conditioning of what we can find intelligible, possible and impossible, (...)
  35. Nigel Warburton (ed.) (1999). Philosophy: The Basic Readings. Routledge.
    This is the ideal introduction to key philosophical texts for students. Nigel Warburton brings philosophy to life with an imaginative selection of philosophical writings on key topics. Each chapter considers a key area of philosophy, complementing the sections in Philosophy: The Basics with a selection of readings.
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  36. Abraham Edel (1946/2008). The Theory and Practice of Philosophy. Transaction Publishers.
    Chapter The Nature And Role Of Philosophy The word "Philosophy" means the love of wisdom. Any man, therefore, who seeks understanding is in spirit a ...
  37. Richard T. Hull (ed.) (2006). Presidential Addresses of the American Philosophical Association, 1951-1960. Prometheus Books.
  38. Jean-Louis Chrétien (2004). The Call and the Response. Fordham University Press.
    In the aptly titled The Call and the Response, renowned philosopher and theologian Jean-Louis Chrétien revisits a favorite theme: how human life is shaped by the experience of call and response, explored using art as a context. For Chrétien, art is about acts in response to what the artist sees or hears and how these acts provoke responses from viewers. Deeply spiritual and intellectual without being academic, his arguments are unique, in both style and content.
  39. Amélie Rorty (ed.) (2003). The Many Faces of Philosophy: Reflections From Plato to Arendt. Oxford University Press.
    Philosophy is a dangerous profession, risking censorship, prison, even death. And no wonder: philosophers have questioned traditional pieties and threatened the established political order. Some claimed to know what was thought unknowable; others doubted what was believed to be certain. Some attacked religion in the name of science; others attacked science in the name of mystical poetry; some served tyrants; others were radical revolutionaries. This historically based collection of philosophers' reflections--the letters, journals, prefaces that reveal their hopes and hesitations, their (...)
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  40. D. J. O'Connor, Indira Mahalingam & Brian Carr (eds.) (1991). Logical Foundations: Essays in Honor of D.J. O'connor. St. Martin's Press.
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  41. Anthony Appiah (1989). Necessary Questions: An Introduction to Philosophy. Prentice-Hall.
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  42. Darrel E. Christensen (ed.) (1900). Contemporary German Philosophy. Pennsylvania State University Press.
  43. Robert C. Solomon (1970/1992). Entertaining Ideas: Popular Philosophical Essays, 1970-1990. Prometheus Books.
  44. Frederick Charles Copleston (1979). On the History of Philosophy and Other Essays. Barnes & Noble Books.
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  45. Eugene Kelly (2004/2007). The Basics of Western Philosophy. Humanity Books.
    The activity of philosophy -- The problems of philosophy.
  46. John Herman Randall (1963/1983). How Philosophy Uses its Past. Greenwood Press.
  47. Christine Overall (2003). Aging, Death, and Human Longevity: A Philosophical Inquiry. University of California Press.
    This book explores the arguments for and against increasing the length of human life and proposes a progressive social policy for responding to a longer-lived ...
  48. John Shand (ed.) (2009). Central Issues of Philosophy. Wiley-Blackwell.
    "Central Issues of Philosophy" is an indispensable companion to study, familiarizing the beginning student with the full range of issues they are likely to ...
  49. Martin J. Walsh (1985). A History of Philosophy. G. Chapman.
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  50. Dave Robinson (1999). Introducing Philosophy. Distributed to the Trade in the U.S. By National Bk. Network.
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