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Jun 20th 2018 GMT
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  1. Controversies in Latin American Bioethics.Eduardo Rivera-López & Martín Hevia (eds.) - forthcoming - Springer.
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  2. Purgatory: Philosophical Dimensions.Benjamin McCraw - 2017 - Palgrave Macmillan.
    This book examines the concept of Purgatory. However, in contradistinction to the many monographs and edited volumes published in the past 50 years devoted to historical, cultural, or theological treatments of Purgatory—especially in proportion to the voluminous output on Heaven and Hell—this collection features papers by philosophers and other scholars engaged specifically in philosophical argument, debate, and dialogue involving conceptions of Purgatory and related ideas. It exists to broaden the discussion beyond the prevailing trends in the academic literature and fills (...)
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  3. Espressività: un dibattito contemporaneo.Matteo Ravasio & Marta Benenti - 2017 - Milan: Mimesis.
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Jun 19th 2018 GMT
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  1. A Companion to Wittgenstein.Hans-Johann Glock & John Hyman (eds.) - 2017 - Wiley-Blackwell.
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  2. Philosophy, Science and Religion for Everyone.Mark Harris & Duncan Pritchard (eds.) - 2017 - Routledge.
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  3. Portraits of Integrity.Amber Carpenter & Rachael Wiseman (eds.) - forthcoming - Bloomsbury.
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  4. Quantum Mechanics Between Ontology and Epistemology.Florian J. Boge - forthcoming - Springer (European Studies in Philosophy of Science).
    This book explores the prospects of rivaling ontological and epistemic interpretations of quantum mechanics (QM). It concludes with a suggestion for how to interpret QM from an epistemological point of view and with a Kantian touch. It thus refines, extends, and combines existing approaches in a similar direction. -/- The author first looks at current, hotly debated ontological interpretations. These include hidden variables-approaches, Bohmian mechanics, collapse interpretations, and the many worlds interpretation. He demonstrates why none of these ontological interpretations can (...)
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  5. Sourcebook in the History of Philosophy of Language.Margaret Cameron, Benjamin Hill & Robert Stainton (eds.) - 2017 - Springer.
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  6. From Rules to Meanings. New Essays on Inferentialism.Ondřej Beran, Vojtěch Kolman & Ladislav Koreň (eds.) - 2018 - Routledge.
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Jun 18th 2018 GMT
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  1. Dao Companion to Neo-Daoism (Xuanxue).David Chai (ed.) - forthcoming - Springer.
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  2. Oxford Studies in Political Philosophy, Volume 3.David Sobel, Peter Vallentyne & Steven Wall (eds.) - 2017 - Oxford University Press.
    This is the third volume of Oxford Studies in Political Philosophy. The series aims to publish some of the best contemporary work in the vibrant field of political philosophy and its closely related subfields, including jurisprudence, normative economics, political theory in political science departments, and just war theory.
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    Science and Hypothesis: The Complete Text (New Translation).Henri Poincaré (ed.) - 2018 - London: Bloomsbury.
Jun 17th 2018 GMT
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  1. Kants Transzendentale Deduktion der Kategorien: Neue Interpretationen / Kant's Transcendental Deduction of the Categories: New Interpretations.Giuseppe Motta & Dennis Schulting (eds.) - forthcoming - DeGruyter.
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  2. Categories We Live By: The Construction of Sex, Gender, Race, and Other Social Categories.Ásta Sveinsdóttir - 2018 - New York, USA: Oxford University Press.
    We are women, we are men. We are refugees, single mothers, people with disabilities, and queers. We belong to social categories and they frame our actions, self-understanding, and opportunities. But what are social categories? How are they created and sustained? How does one come to belong to them? -/- Ásta approaches these questions through analytic feminist metaphysics. Her theory of social categories centers on an answer to the question: what is it for a feature of an individual to be socially (...)
     
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Jun 16th 2018 GMT
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  1. Philosophy of Psychology: Causality and Psychological Subject: New Reflections on James Woodward’s Contribution.Wenceslao J. Gonzalez (ed.) - 2018 - De Gruyter.
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Jun 15th 2018 GMT
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  1. Women Philosophers on Autonomy.Sandrine Berges & Siani Alberto (eds.) - 2018
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    Consciousness and Physicalism:A Defense of a Research Program.Andreas Elpidorou & Guy Dove - 2018 - New York, NY, USA: Routledge.
    Consciousness and Physicalism: A Defense of a Research Program explores the nature of consciousness and its place in the world, offering a revisionist account of what it means to say that consciousness is nothing over and above the physical. By synthesizing work in the philosophy of mind, metaphysics, and philosophy of science from the last twenty years and forging a dialogue with contemporary research in the empirical sciences of the mind, Andreas Elpidorou and Guy Dove advance and defend a novel (...)
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  3. Ethics, Left and Right: The Moral Issues That Divide Us.Bob Fischer (ed.) - forthcoming - Oxford University Press.
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  4. Indirect Reports and Pragmatics in the World Languages.Alessandro Capone, Manuel García-Carpintero & Alessandra Falzone (eds.) - forthcoming - Springer.
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    What's the Point of Knowledge?Michael Hannon - forthcoming - New York, USA: Oxford University Press.
    This book is about knowledge and its value. At the heart of this book is a simple idea: we can answer many interesting and difficult questions in epistemology by reflecting on the role of epistemic evaluation in human life. Hannon calls this ‘function-first epistemology’. The core hypothesis is that the concept of knowledge is used to identify reliable informants. This practice is necessary, or at least deeply important, because it plays a vital role in human survival, cooperation, and flourishing. While (...)
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Jun 14th 2018 GMT
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  1. Кондратьевские волны: к 125-летию со дня рождения Н. Д. Кондратьева: ежегодник.Leonid Grinin, Andrey Korotayev & V. M. Bondarenko (eds.) - 2018 - Uchitel Publishing House.
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Jun 13th 2018 GMT
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  1. Einführung in die Philosophie der Mathematik.Jörg Neunhäuserer - forthcoming - Wiesbaden, Deutschland: Springer Spektrum.
    Inhaltsverzeichnis (vorläufig) 1 Einführung. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 -/- 2 Pythagorismus . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (...)
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    Mathematische Begriffe in Beispielen und Bildern.Jörg Neunhäuserer - 2017 - Heidelberg: Springer Spektrum.
    Dieses Buch ist ein wichtiges studienbegleitendes Hilfsmittel für alle die Mathematik-Lehrveranstaltungen besuchen. Die Lektüre dieses Buch ermöglicht Ihnen, begriffliche Sicherheit für Mathematik-Vorlesungen und Prüfungen aufzubauen. Die Lektüre jedes Kapitel dieses Buches erlaubt Ihnen, einen Überblick über die Begriffe eines Teilgebiets der Mathematik zu erhalten und diese Begriffe nachhaltig zu erfassen. Wenn Sie als Student einen mathematischen Begriff nicht richtig verstehen oder sich an seine Definition nicht erinnern, können Sie in diesem Buch nachschlagen und erhalten durch paradigmatische Beispiele und Bilder ein (...)
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  3. The Task of Philosophy in the Anthropocene: Axial Echoes in Global Space.Richard Polt & Jon Wittrock (eds.) - 2018 - Rowman&Littlefield.
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  4. Kant and the Faculty of Feeling.Diane Williamson & Kelly Sorensen (eds.) - 2017 - Cambridge, U.K: Cambridge University Press.
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Jun 12th 2018 GMT
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  1. The Bloomsbury Companion to Philosophy of Psychiatry.Serife Tekin & Robyn Bluhm (eds.) - forthcoming - Bloomsbury Academic.
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Jun 11th 2018 GMT
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  1. 300 Years of Christian Wolff’s German Logic: Sources, Significance and Reception.Arnaud Pelletier & Karin De Boer (eds.) - 2017 - Georg Olms.
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  2. Leibniz En Dialogo.Manuel Sánchez-Rodríguez & Miguel Escribano (eds.) - 2017 - Themata.
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  3. New Issues in Epistemological Disjunctivism.Duncan Pritchard, Casey Doyle & Joe Milburn (eds.) - forthcoming
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  4. Early Greek Ethics.David Wolfsdorf (ed.) - forthcoming - Oxford University Press.
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    Epistemic Consequentialism.Kristoffer Ahlstrom-Vij & Jeff Dunn (eds.) - 2018 - Oxford: Oxford University Press.
    An important issue in epistemology concerns the source of epistemic normativity. Epistemic consequentialism maintains that epistemic norms are genuine norms in virtue of the way in which they are conducive to epistemic value, whatever epistemic value may be. So, for example, the epistemic consequentialist might say that it is a norm that beliefs should be consistent, in that holding consistent beliefs is the best way to achieve the epistemic value of accuracy. Thus epistemic consequentialism is structurally similar to the family (...)
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  6. 'Imagination: Cross-Cultural Philosophical Analyses.Hans-Georg Moeller & Andrew Whitehead (eds.) - forthcoming - Bloomsbury.
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  7. Ursachen.Andreas Hüttemann - 2018 - Berlin: de Gruyter.
    After a brief historical survey the book discusses major recently discussed theories of causation (regularity theories, process theories, counterfactual theories as well as interventionist theories). Towards the end the author's own account of a disposition based process theory of causation is developed.
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  8. The Attending Mind.Carolyn Dicey Jennings - manuscript
    This book sits at the crossroads of philosophy of mind and cognitive science, taking up a topic that has become increasingly important in these fields: attention. It will offer a new theoretical stance on the concept of attention and how it intersects with other concepts of mind, such as perception, consciousness, memory, and action. In short, I understand attention to be the act of mental selection by a subject, which is essential for perception, but not consciousness or action. Importantly, this (...)
     
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  9. Handbook of Mereology.Stamatios Gerogiorgakis, Johanna Seibt & Guido Imaguire (eds.) - 2017
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    The Autobiography of Solomon Maimon.Solomon Maimon, Yitzhak Melamed & Abraham Socher - 2018 - Princeton: Princeton University Press.
  11. Handbook of Potentiality.Kristina Engelhard & Michael Quante (eds.) - 2018 - Springer.
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Jun 10th 2018 GMT
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  1. Pragmatic Encroachment in Epistemology.Brian Kim & Matthew McGrath (eds.) - forthcoming - Routledge.
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  2. The Coherence of Aquinas's Account of Divine Simplicity.David Kovacs - 2018 - Dissertation,
    Divine simplicity is central to Thomas Aquinas’s philosophy of God. Most important for Aquinas is his view that God’s existence (esse) is identical to God’s essence; for everything other than God, there is a distinction between existence and essence. However, recent developments in analytic philosophy about the nature of existence threaten to undermine what Aquinas thought regarding divine simplicity. In the first chapter of this dissertation, I trace Aquinas’s thinking on divine simplicity through the various texts he wrote regarding the (...)
     
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Jun 8th 2018 GMT
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  1. Pluralisms: Truth and Logic.Nathan Kellen, Nikolaj J. L. L. Pedersen & Jeremy Wyatt (eds.) - forthcoming
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  2. Causal Powers in Science: Blending Historical and Conceptual Perspectives.Stathis Psillos, Benjamin Hill & Henrik Lagerlund (eds.) - forthcoming - Oxford University Press.
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    A Duty to Resist.Candice Delmas - forthcoming - New York, USA: Oxford University Press.
    What are our responsibilities in the face of injustice? How far should we go to fight it? Many would argue that as long as a state is nearly just, citizens have a moral duty to obey the law. Proponents of civil disobedience generally hold that, given this moral duty, a person needs a solid justification to break the law. But activists from Henry David Thoreau and Mohandas Gandhi to the Movement for Black Lives have long recognized that there are times (...)
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    Poetry and Ethics: Inventing Possibilities in Which We Are Moved to Action and How We Live Together.Obiora Ike, Andrea Grieder & Ignace Haaz (eds.) - 2018 - Geneva, Switzerland: Globethics Publications.
    This book on the topic of ethics and poetry consists of contributions from different continents on the subject of applied ethics related to poetry. It should gather a favourable reception from philosophers, ethicists, theologians and anthropologists from Africa, Asia, Europe and Latin America and allows for a comparison of the healing power of words from various religious, spiritual and philosophical traditions. The first part of this book presents original poems that express ethical emotions and aphorism related to a philosophical questioning (...)
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  5. A Critique of Metaphysical Thinking.T. Parent - manuscript
    This is a rough draft of the front matter and ch. 1, for a new book manuscript on metametaphysics.
     
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Jun 7th 2018 GMT
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  1. (Meta-Philosophy) All-Inclusive Theory.Ulrich De Balbian - 2018 - Frankfurt: Create Space.
    I explore the frame of reference of the multiverse and the universe as point of reference for the meta-philosophical reflection on philosophy and the doing of philosophy. -/- Some of the many topics being dealt with in this frame of reference and from this perspective of the bigger picture are - -/- Determinism, -/- The absence of Free Will, -/- Consequences of this for Law, -/- God and determinism, -/- Embodied Consciousness and Conscious Embodiment, -/- Radical Scepticism, -/- Nihilism, -/- (...)
     
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  2. Rationality: Constraints and Contexts.Timothy Joseph Lane & Tzu-Wei Hung (eds.) - 2017 - London, U.K.: Elsevier Academic Press.
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Jun 6th 2018 GMT
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  1. Technologies and Urban Life: Towards a Philosophy of Urban Technologies.Michael Nagenborg, Margoth González Woge, Taylor Stone & Pieter Vermaas (eds.) - forthcoming
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  2. Politics, Religion, and Political Theology.Allen Speight & Michael Zank (eds.) - 2017 - Springer.
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    Research in History and Philosophy of Mathematics: The CSHPM 2016 Annual Meeting in Calgary, Alberta.Maria Zack & Dirk Schlimm (eds.) - 2017 - Springer.
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Jun 5th 2018 GMT
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  1. Ontological Arguments.Graham Oppy (ed.) - 2018 - Cambridge University Press.
    Ontological arguments are one of the main classes of arguments for the existence of God, and have been influential from the Middle Ages right up until our own time. This accessible volume offers a comprehensive survey and assessment of them starting with a sequence of chapters charting their history – from Anselm and Aquinas, via Descartes, Leibniz, Kant and Hegel, to Gödel, Plantinga, Lewis and Tichý. This is followed by chapters on the most important topics to have emerged in the (...)
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