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  1. Timothy L. S. Sprigge (ed.) (1995). Santayana. Routledge.
    This book is available either individually, or as part of the specially-priced Arguments of the Philosphers Collection.
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  2. Elisabeth Leinfellner (ed.) (1978). Wittgenstein and His Impact on Contemporary Thought: Proceedings of the Second International Wittgenstein Symposium, 29th August to 4th September 1977, Kirchberg/Wechsel (Austria) ; Editors, Elisabeth Leinfellner ... [Et Al.]. [REVIEW] Distributed by D. Reidel Pub. Co..
  3. Roger Hazelton (1975). Ascending Flame, Descending Dove: An Essay on Creative Transcendence. Westminster Press.
  4. Ludwig Wittgenstein (1980). Wittgenstein's Lectures, Cambridge, 1930-1932: From the Notes of John King and Desmond Lee. University of Chicago Press.
  5. Norman Malcolm (1972). Problems of Mind: Descartes to Wittgenstein. London,Allen and Unwin.
  6. Daniel C. Russell (2005). Plato on Pleasure and the Good Life. Oxford University Press.
    Daniel Russell develops a fresh and original view of pleasure and its pivotal role in Plato's treatment of value, happiness, and human psychology. This is the first full-length discussion of the topic for fifty years, and Russell shows its relevance to contemporary debates in moral philosophy and philosophical psychology. Plato on Pleasure and the Good Life will make fascinating reading for ancient specialists and for a wide range of philosophers.
  7. James M. Edie (ed.) (1967). Phenomenology in America. Chicago, Quadrangle Books.
  8. G. H. Hardy (1970). Bertrand Russell and Trinity. London,Cambridge U.P..
  9. S. Morris Engel (1971). Wittgenstein's Doctrine of the Tyranny of Language. The Hague,Nijhoff.
  10. Bertrand Russell (1973). Essays in Analysis. London,Allen & Unwin.
  11. David O'Connor (1982). The Metaphysics of G.~E.~Moore. D.~Reidel.
    INTRODUCTION: MOORE AND METAPHYSICS In the course of this book I will make frequent use of the word 'metaphysics'. Indeed I will maintain that that word ...
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  12. Robert John Ackermann (1976). The Philosophy of Karl Popper. University of Massachusetts Press.
  13. K. A. Mohyeldin Said (ed.) (1990). Modelling the Mind. Oxford University Press.
    This collection by a distinguished group of philosophers, psychologists, and physiologists reflects an interdisciplinary approach to the central question of cognitive science: how do we model the mind? Among the topics explored are the relationships (theoretical, reductive, and explanatory) between philosophy, psychology, computer science, and physiology; what should be asked of models in science generally, and in cognitive science in particular; whether theoretical models must make essential reference to objects in the environment; whether there are human competences that are resistant, (...)
  14. David Andrew Bell (1979). Frege's Theory of Judgement. Oxford University Press.
    Examines Frege's theory of judgement, according to which a judgement is, paradigmatically, the assertion that a particular object falls under a given concept. Throughout the book the aim is to both state Frege's views clearly and concisely, and to defend, modify or reject these where appropriate.
  15. Colin Howson (ed.) (1976). Method and Appraisal in the Physical Sciences: The Critical Background to Modern Science, 1800-1905. Cambridge University Press.
    Lakatos, I. History of science and its rational reconstructions.--Clark, P. Atomism vs. thermodynamics.--Worrall, J. Thomas Young and the "rufutation" of Newtonian optics.--Musgrave, A. Why did oxygen supplant phlogiston?--Zahar, E. Why did Einstein's programme supersede Lorentz's?--Frické, M. The rejection of Avogadro's hypotheses.--Feyerabend, P. On the critique of scientific reason.
  16. Beth J. Singer (1970). The Rational Society. Cleveland,Press of Case Western Reserve University.
  17. Ian Hacking (ed.) (1981). Scientific Revolutions. Oxford University Press.
    Bringing together important writings not easily available elsewhere, this volume provides a convenient and stimulating overview of recent work in the philosophy of science. The contributors include Paul Feyerabend, Ian Hacking, T.S. Kuhn, Imre Lakatos, Laurens Laudan, Karl Popper, Hilary Putnam, and Dudley Shapere. In addition, Hacking provides an introductory essay and a selective bibliography.
  18. Terry Hoy (1998). The Political Philosophy of John Dewey: Towards a Constructive Renewal. Praeger.
    Establishes the contemporary relevance of John Dewey's political philosophy.
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  19. Wolfhard F. Boeselager (1975). The Soviet Critique of Neopositivism: The History and Structure of the Critique of Logical Positivism and Related Doctrines by Soviet Philosophers in the Years 1947-1967. Reidel Pub. Co..
  20. Karl R. Popper (1959). The Logic of Scientific Discovery. Routledge.
    Described by the philosopher A.J. Ayer as a work of 'great originality and power', this book revolutionized contemporary thinking on science and knowledge. Ideas such as the now legendary doctrine of 'falsificationism' electrified the scientific community, influencing even working scientists, as well as post-war philosophy. This astonishing work ranks alongside The Open Society and Its Enemies as one of Popper's most enduring books and contains insights and arguments that demand to be read to this day.
  21. Ernst Cassirer (1979). Symbol, Myth, and Culture: Essays and Lectures of Ernst Cassirer, 1935-1945. Yale University Press.
    The concept of philosophy as a philosophical problem.--Critical idealism as a philosophy of culture.--Descartes, Leibniz, and Vico.--Hegel's theory of the State.--The philosophy of history.--Language and art I.--Language and art II.--The educational value of art.--Philosophy and politics.--Judaism and the modern political myths.--The technique of our modern political myths.--Reflections on the concept of group and the theory of perception.
  22. David H. DeGrood (1976). Consciousness and Social Life. Grüner.
    Ex nihilo nihil fit: PHILOSOPHY'S "STARTING POINT" Periodically, philosophers have had the feeling that somehow the entire weight of the traditional ...
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  23. Joseph C. Pitt (ed.) (1988). Theories of Explanation. Oxford University Press.
    Since the publication of Carl Hempel and Paul Oppenheim's ground-breaking work "Studies in the Logic of Explanation," the theory of explanation has remained a major topic in the philosophy of science. This valuable collection provides readers with the opportunity to study some of the classic essays on the theory of explanation along with the best examples of the most recent work being done on the topic. In addition to the original Hempel and Oppenheim paper, the volume includes Scriven's critical reaction (...)
  24. Bertrand Russell (1938). Power. London, G. Allen & Unwin.
    The key to social dynamics that Marx found in wealth and Freud in sex, Russell finds in power. This brilliant study brings a new order of comprehension into the problems of human government.
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  25. Anthony Kenny (ed.) (2006). The Wittgenstein Reader. Blackwell.
  26. Jean-Pierre Boulé (2005). Sartre, Self-Formation, and Masculinities. Berghahn Books.
    The infant prodigy (1905-1917) -- Violence and counter-violence (1917-1920) -- Intellectual and emotional mastery (1920-1929) -- Melancholia: masculinity challenges (1929-1939) -- The Phoney War (September 1939-May 1940): stoicism/authenticity -- Sartre's war (June 1940-1945): the individual and the collective -- Sartre and Beauvoir -- Sartre's relationships: to be or not to be intimate.
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  27. A. J. Tebble (2010). F. A. Hayek. Continuum.
    Volume 13 in the Major Conservative and Libertarian thinkers series focuses on F.A. Hayek, The influential member of the Austrian School of Economics.
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  28. Samuel D. Guttenplan (ed.) (1994). A Companion to the Philosophy of Mind. Cambridge: Blackwell.
    The philosophy of mind is one of the fastest-growing areas in philosophy, not least because of its connections with related areas of psychology, linguistics and computation. This _Companion_ is an alphabetically arranged reference guide to the subject, firmly rooted in the philosophy of mind, but with a number of entries that survey adjacent fields of interest. The book is introduced by the editor's substantial _Essay on the Philosophy of Mind_ which serves as an overview of the subject, and is closely (...)
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  29. John Roy Burr (ed.) (1980). Handbook of World Philosophy: Contemporary Developments Since 1945. Greenwood Press.
  30. Edward L. Keenan (ed.) (1975). Formal Semantics of Natural Language: Papers From a Colloquium Sponsored by the King's College Research Centre, Cambridge. Cambridge University Press.
  31. Roderick M. Chisholm & Keith Lehrer (eds.) (1975). Analysis and Metaphysics: Essays in Honor of R. M. Chisholm. D. Reidel Pub. Co..
    Taylor, R. A tribute.--Epistemology: Cornman, J. W. Chisholm on sensing and perceiving. Ross, J. F. Testimonial evidence. Lehrer, K. Reason and consistency. Keim, R. Epistemic values and epistemic viewpoints. Hanen, M. Confirmation, explanation, and acceptance. Canfield, J. V. "I know that I am in pain" is senseless. Steel, T. J. Knowledge and the self-presenting.--Metaphysics: Cartwright, R. Scattered objects. Duggan, T. J. Hume on causation. Arnaud, R. B. Brentanist relations. Johnson, M. L., Jr. Events as recurrables.--Ethics: Stevenson, J. T. On doxastic (...)
  32. P. F. Strawson (2004). Logico-Linguistic Papers. Ashgate.
    This reissue of his collection of early essays, Logico-Linguistic Papers, is published with a brand new introduction by Professor Strawson but, apart from minor ...
  33. Patrick Suppes (ed.) (1973). Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science. New York,American Elsevier Pub. Co..
    ELEMENTARY LOGIC GR. C. MOISIL Institute of Mathematics, Rumanian Academy, Bucharest, Rumania 1. We shall consider a typified logic of propositions. ...
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  34. Timothy McCarthy (2002). Radical Interpretation and Indeterminacy. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
    McCarthy develops a theory of radical interpretation--the project of characterizing from scratch the language and attitudes of an agent or population--and applies it to the problems of indeterminacy of interpretation first described by Quine. The major theme in McCarthy's study is that a relatively modest set of interpretive principles, properly applied, can serve to resolve the major indeterminacies of interpretation.
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  35. Wilfrid Sellars (1970). Readings in Ethical Theory. New York,Appleton-Century-Crofts.
  36. Hwa Yol Jung (2011). Transversal Rationality and Intercultural Texts: Essays in Phenomenology and Comparative Philosophy. Ohio University Press.
    Transversality is the keyword that permeates the spirit of these thirteen essays spanning almost half a century, from 1965 to 2009.
  37. Lynn Hankinson Nelson (1990). Who Knows: From Quine to a Feminist Empiricism. Temple University Press.
    INTRODUCTION Reopening a Discussion The empiricist-derived epistemology that has directed most social and natural scientific inquiry for the last three ...
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  38. Kenneth Cauthen (1987). The Passion for Equality. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
    From the Revolutionary War through the Civil War to the debates of today, the passion for equality has been one of the keystones of American society. This study offers an historical survey of the idea of equality in America, a philosophical analysis of the concept, and a proposal for a more balanced integration of equality in the structure of American society. The Passion for Equality is an important book grounded in the traditions of John Rawls and Robert Nozick. It is (...)
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  39. A. J. Ayer (1973). The Central Questions of Philosophy. W. Morrow.
  40. Ernst Cassirer (1963). The Question of Jean-Jacques Rousseau. Bloomington, Indiana University Press.
  41. P. M. S. Hacker (1990). Wittgenstein, Meaning and Mind. B. Blackwell.
    ... 243-) INTRODUCTION §§243- constitute the eighth 'chapter' of the book. Its point of departure is a natural query with respect to the conclusion of the ...
  42. João Branquinho (ed.) (2001). The Foundations of Cognitive Science. Oxford: Clarendon Press.
  43. Alex C. Michalos (1971). The Popper-Carnap Controversy. The Hague,Nijhoff.
  44. A. J. Ayer (1984). Freedom and Morality and Other Essays. Oxford University Press.
    This is a representative collection of the work of A.J. Ayer, one of the most influential contemporary philosophers. It includes his Whidden lectures on freedom and morality, which were presented at McMaster University in 1983, a previously unpublished essay on J.L. Mackie's Theory of Causal Priority, and seven other essays which cover such topics as: references and identity, the causal theory of perception, the prisoner's paradox, self-evidence and certainty, and the history of the Vienna Circle.
  45. James Russell (ed.) (1987). Philosophical Perspectives on Developmental Psychology. Basil Blackwell.
  46. Max Harold Fisch (1951). Classic American Philosophers: Peirce, James, Royce, Santayana, Dewey, Whitehead; Selections From Their Writings. New York, Appleton-Century-Crofts.
    The primary purpose of this volume is to introduce these philosophers to readers who do not yet know their writings at first hand.
  47. Edward Joseph Echeverria (ed.) (1981). Criticism and Commitment: Major Themes in Contemporary "Post-Critical" Philosophy. Rodopi.
    interest. But the question is whether we have to accept this point of view. Although our interpretations, criticisms and theory-constructions are ...
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  48. Ludwig Wittgenstein (1973). Letters to C. K. Ogden with Comments on the English Translation of the Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus. Boston,Routledge & K. Paul.
  49. Bernard Susser (1988). The Grammar of Modern Ideology. Routledge.
  50. Sidney Hook (1939). John Dewey: An Intellectual Portrait. Westport, Conn.,Greenwood Press.
    In John Dewey: An Intellectual Portrait, first published in 1939, Hook examines Dewey's approach to philosophy in clear, nontechnical language meant to offer ...
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