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    The Idea of a Social Science and its Relation to Philosophy.Peter Winch - 1958 - Routledge.
    The problems dealt with in The Idea of a Social Science are philosophical. It is an attempt to place the social science, considered as a single group, on the intellectual map, with special attention to the relations of the discipline to philosophy on the one hand and the natural sciences on the other. The author holds that the relation between the social sciences and philosophy is commonly misunderstood because of certain fashionable misconceptions about the nature of philosophy, and because (...)
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  2. The Idea of a Social Science and its Relation to Philosophy.Peter Winch - 1958 - Routledge.
    In the fiftieth anniversary of this book’s first release, Winch’s argument remains as crucial as ever. Originally published in 1958, _The Idea of a Social Science and Its Relation to Philosophy_ was a landmark exploration of the social sciences, written at a time when that field was still young and had not yet joined the Humanities and the Natural Sciences as the third great domain of the Academy. A passionate defender of the importance of philosophy to a full understanding (...)
     
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    Philosophy Unbound: The Idea of Global Philosophy.Thom Brooks - 2013 - Metaphilosophy 44 (3):254-266.
    The future of philosophy is moving towards “global philosophy.” The idea of global philosophy is the view that different philosophical approaches may engage more substantially with each other to solve philosophical problems. Most solutions attempt to use only those available resources located within one philosophical tradition. A more promising approach might be to expand the range of available resources to better assist our ability to offer more compelling solutions. This search for new horizons in order to improve our clarity (...)
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    Chickening Out and the Idea of Continental Philosophy.Jack Reynolds - 2009 - International Journal of Philosophical Studies 17 (2):255-72.
    Despite its consistently mild tone, Simon Glendinning’s The Idea of Continental Philosophy is a provocative and uncompromising work. It is to be admired for this. Without “chickening out” (94), Glendinning purports to show that there can be no coherent philosophical understanding of continental philosophy as comprising any sort of distinct or unified tradition. Furthermore, he argues that the vast majority of us working in this so-called tradition actually know this at some level but shy away from this uncomfortable conclusion. (...)
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    La idea de la filosofía como liberación del pensamiento en la obra de José Gaos / The idea of philosophy as a liberation of thinking in the oeuvre of José Gaos.Roberto González - 2010 - Eidos: Revista de Filosofía de la Universidad Del Norte 13:76-95.
    SPANISH: En el presente trabajo nos hemos propuesto la factura de una interpretación en torno a la idea de la filosofía, entendida como liberación del pensamiento, a partir justamente de la obra de José Gaos. Consideramos que esta posibilidad es viable en virtud de que en la obra de nuestro autor pueden localizarse por lo menos dos alusiones a este sentido de emancipación de la misma filosofía. La primera de éstas tiene que ver con el derrumbe del espíritu de (...)
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  6. African Art as Philosophy: Senghor, Bergson, and the Idea of Negritude.Souleymane Bachir Diagne - 2011 - Seagull Books.
    Le;opold Se;dar Senghor (1906–2001) was a Senegalese poet and philosopher who in 1960 also became the first president of the Republic of Senegal. In African Art as Philosophy , Souleymane Bachir Diagne takes a unique approach to reading Senghor’s influential works, taking as the starting point for his analysis Henri Bergson’s idea that in order to understand philosophers one must find the initial intuition from which every aspect of their work develops. In the case of Senghor, Diagne argues that (...)
     
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    From Kant to Davidson: Philosophy and the Idea of the Transcendental.Jeff Malpas (ed.) - 2002 - Routledge.
    Recent philosophy has seen the idea of the transcendental, first introduced in its modern form in the work of Kant, take on a new prominence. Bringing together an international range of younger philosophers and established thinkers, this volume opens up the idea of the transcendental, examining it not merely as a mode of argument, but as naming a particular problematic and a philosophical style. With contributions engaging with both analytic and continental approaches, this book will be of essential (...)
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  8. The Idea of a Social Science and its Relation to Philosophy.Peter Winch - 1958 - Routledge.
    In the fiftieth anniversary of this book’s first release, Winch’s argument remains as crucial as ever. Originally published in 1958, _The Idea of a Social Science and Its Relation to Philosophy_ was a landmark exploration of the social sciences, written at a time when that field was still young and had not yet joined the Humanities and the Natural Sciences as the third great domain of the Academy. A passionate defender of the importance of philosophy to a full understanding (...)
     
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    The Idea of Will and Organic Evolution in Bergson's Philosophy of Life.Wahida Khandker - 2013 - Continental Philosophy Review 46 (1):57-74.
    The idea of the élan vital is crucial for an understanding of Bergson’s metaphysical method, underpinning the way in which philosophy stands with other forms of creative activity as an endeavour of “self-overcoming,” the self or subject no longer being at the centre of thought, but understood rather as a product of the process of thinking. In placing a special emphasis on Bergson’s 1907 work, Creative Evolution, the present essay is both an acknowledgement and challenge to the shift from (...)
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    The Idea of Rationality and its Relationship to Social Science: Comments on Popper's Philosophy of the Social Sciences.Michael Schmid - 1988 - Inquiry : An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy 31 (4):451 – 469.
    Popper has proposed a ?theory of situational rationality? as a basis for the social sciences. This theory of rational action is reconstructed and its methodological and substantial implications discussed. It is shown that methodologically Popper's idea of rational action leads to a version of theoretical instrumentalism which is incompatible with his general philosophy of science, and that substantially it implies an unacceptable theory of social institutions. Instrumentalism can be avoided by a more contentful theory of human action encompassing ?non?rational? (...)
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    The Idea of Law in the Philosophy of V.S. Solov'ev.P. I. Novgorodtsev - 1994 - Russian Studies in Philosophy 33 (3):49-61.
    Anyone who knows Solov'ev mainly from his mystical speculations and aspirations will of course be surprised to hear that he was a brilliant and outstanding representative of the philosophy of law. One is not immediately able to see how such a supremely real and practical idea as the idea of law [pravo] was able to find a place among his dreams and prophecies. And yet we have all the evidence to affirm that this idea was for him (...)
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  12. The Philosophy of Living by François Jullien, And: This Strange Idea of the Beautiful by François Jullien.Oliver Leaman - 2017 - Philosophy East and West 67 (3):940-942.
    It is appropriate to deal with The Philosophy of Living and This Strange Idea of the Beautiful together since they both embody the methodology of François Jullien that is to be found in many of his books. The European Continental tradition in philosophy on a particular topic is outlined and then contrasted unfavorably with Chinese philosophy on the same topic, although it has to be said immediately that by “Chinese philosophy” the author means those parts of it that he (...)
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  13. A Method of Pursuing the Idea : Philosophy of Nietzsche as Metapraxis.Sang-Cheol Park - 2013 - The Journal of Moral Education 25 (2):127.
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    Becoming Cosmopolitan: On the Idea of a Japanese Response to American Philosophy.Naoko Saito - 2011 - Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 47 (4):507-523.
    To cooperate by giving differences a chance to show themselves because of the belief that the expression of difference is not only a right of the other persons but is a means of enriching one's life experience, is inherent in the democratic personal way of life.It was on 9 February 1919 that John Dewey, surely a principal representative of what could count as American philosophy, set foot in Japan. As the above words indicate, Dewey's idea of democracy as a (...)
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  15. Philosophy and the Idea of Freedom.Roy Bhaskar - 1991 - Routledge.
    In _Philosophy and the Idea of Freedom_ Roy Bhaskar sets out to develop a critique of the work of Richard Rorty, who must be one of the most influential authors of recent decades. In a brilliant tour de force, Bhaskar shows how Rorty falls victim to the very epistemological problematic Rorty himself describes. Roy Bhaskar argues that Rorty’s account of science and knowledge is based on a half-truth. He sees the historicity of knowledge, but cannot sustain its rationality or (...)
     
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    The Book of Nature and the Books of Men. Idea and History of the Book in Modern and Contemporary Philosophy and Science of Nature.Paolo Pecere - 2011 - Quaestio 11 (1):365-404.
    The rise of XVIIthcentury natural philosophy determines a significant break with the tradition and enthe idea of a new beginning of scientific investigation grounded on mathematics and experiment; at the same time, the diffusion of printed books represents an essential factor for the dissemination of the new philosophy. The ideal of the book, as an expression for this new philosophy, results from the speculation about the correspondence between the language and structure of the philosophical book and the “book of (...)
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    The Idea of Sustainable Development in Henryk Skolimowski's Eco-Philosophy.Ignacy S. Fiut - 2013 - Dialogue and Universalism 23 (4):105-126.
    The paper analyses the meaning and implementation of the notion of sustainable development from the viewpoint of Henryk Skolimowski’s eco-philosophy. Skolimowski formulates a radical criticism of the Western civilisation with its dominating forms of rationality and the resulting technological implementations. In his opinion, this system is a source of imbalance both in the nature and social life of people in the global scale, which results in various types of civilizational crises. We will particularly pay attention to the theoretical proposals formulated (...)
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  18. Philosophy and the Idea of Communism: Alain Badiou in Conversation with Peter Engelmann.Susan Spitzer (ed.) - 2015 - Polity.
    In a well-known text called ‘The Communist Hypothesis’, first published in 2007, the renowned philosopher Alain Badiou breathed fresh life into the idea of communism as an intellectual representation that provides a critical perspective on existing politics and offers a systemic alternative to capitalism. Now, in the course of this wide-ranging conversation with Peter Engelmann, Alain Badiou explains why he continues to value the idea of communism against the background of current social crises and despite negative historical experiences. (...)
     
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  19. Philosophy and the Idea of Communism.Peter Engelmann - 2015 - Wiley.
    In a well-known text called ‘The Communist Hypothesis’, first published in 2007, the renowned philosopher Alain Badiou breathed fresh life into the idea of communism as an intellectual representation that provides a critical perspective on existing politics and offers a systemic alternative to capitalism. Now, in the course of this wide-ranging conversation with Peter Engelmann, Alain Badiou explains why he continues to value the idea of communism against the background of current social crises and despite negative historical experiences. (...)
     
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  20. The Idea of Sustainable Development in Henryk Skolimowski’s Eco-Philosophy.Ignacy S. Fiut - 2013 - Dialogue and Universalism 23 (4):105-126.
    The paper analyses the meaning and implementation of the notion of sustainable development from the viewpoint of Henryk Skolimowski’s eco-philosophy. Skolimowski formulates a radical criticism of the Western civilisation with its dominating forms of rationality and the resulting technological implementations. In his opinion, this system is a source of imbalance both in the nature and social life of people in the global scale, which results in various types of civilizational crises. We will particularly pay attention to the theoretical proposals formulated (...)
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  21. The Idea of Philosophy and its Historical Origin: Tran. By M. Bogaczyk-Vormayr.Edmund Husserl - 2013 - Archiwum Historii Filozofii I Myśli Społecznej 58.
    The Idea of Philosophy and its Historical Origin is the first chapter on Edmund Husserl’s First Philosophy . First Philosophy, vol. I, is the edited and completed text of the course which Husserl gave under that title at the University of Freiburgim-Breisgau . The manuscript, written in Husserl’s shorthand, was typed by his assistant Ludwig Landgrebe. The article is an introduction to phenomenology as first philosophy and makes reference to the critical reflection of the historical interpretation of first philosophy (...)
     
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  22. From Kant to Davidson: Philosophy and the Idea of the Transcendental.Jeff Malpas (ed.) - 2013 - Routledge.
    Recent philosophy has seen the idea of the transcendental, first introduced in its modern form in the work of Kant, take on a new prominence. Bringing together an international range of younger philosophers and established thinkers, this volume opens up the idea of the transcendental, examining it not merely as a mode of argument, but as naming a particular problematic and a philosophical style. With contributions engaging with both analytic and continental approaches, this book will be of essential (...)
     
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  23. Philosophy and the Idea of Freedom.Roy Bhaskar - 1991 - Blackwell.
    Section I: Anti-Rorty -- Knowledge -- Rorty's account of science -- Pragmatism, epistemology, and the inexorability of realism -- Agency -- The essential tension of philosophy and the mirror of nature or a tale of two Rortys -- How is freedom possible? -- Politics -- Self-defining versus social engineering poetry and politics : the problem-field of contingency, irony, and solidarity -- Rorty's apologetics -- Reference, fictionalism and radical negation -- Rorty's changing conceptions of philosophy -- Section II: For critical realism (...)
     
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  24. Kant and the Idea of Transcendental Philosophy.Edmund Husserl - 1974 - Southwestern Journal of Philosophy 5 (3):9-56.
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    The Leading Idea in Montague's Philosophy.Patrick Romanell - 1954 - Journal of Philosophy 51 (21):619-624.
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    On the Very Idea of Continental (or for That Matter Anglo-American) Philosophy.Todd May - 2002 - Metaphilosophy 33 (4):401-425.
    For most of the past century, philosophers on the Continent and those in the United States and Britain have taken themselves to be working in very different, even mutually exclusive, philosophical traditions. Although that may have been true until recently, it is no longer so. This piece surveys ten different proposed distinctions that have been offered between the two traditions, and it shows that none of them works, as there are major thinkers on both sides of each proposed distinction that (...)
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    On Plantinga's Idea of Warrant in Epistemology and in Philosophy of Religion.Margherita di Stasio - 2006 - Croatian Journal of Philosophy 6 (2):307-325.
    The paper reconstructs Plantinga’s understanding of knowledge as an alternative to the standard conception of knowledge. In the first phase, Plantinga’s work about warrant was taken as a contribution to the discussion about the possibility of a priori knowledge. With his conception of knowledge as warranted belief he wanted to show that also a posteriori belief can have a degree of warrant, and may be considered to be knowledge. The paper concludes that Plantinga points at an alternative to the standard (...)
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    Nietzsche's Idea of an Experimental Philosophy.Johannes Balthasar - 1984 - Philosophy and History 17 (1):18-19.
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    The Idea of Philosophy in the Work of Schelling. Metaphysical Motives in His Early Philosophy.Hansjürgen Verweyen - 1978 - Philosophy and History 11 (1):21-22.
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    The Alleged Ambiguity of “Idea” in Descartes' Philosophy.Monte L. Cook - 1975 - Southwestern Journal of Philosophy 6 (1):87-94.
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    The Idea of the Good in Platonic-Aristotelian Philosophy.John J. Cleary - 1990 - International Studies in Philosophy 22 (1):104-105.
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    The Idea of the Good in Platonic-Aristotelian Philosophy.Robert B. Louden - 1988 - Ancient Philosophy 8 (2):298-300.
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    The Idea and Method of Philosophy. Guidelines for a Theory of Reason.Johann Christian Marek - 1979 - Philosophy and History 12 (2):146-147.
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    On How God Does Not Die in the Idea. The Hegelian Project of the Philosophy of Religion.Ioan Alexandru Tofan - 2009 - Journal for the Study of Religions and Ideologies 8 (22):89-114.
    In what follows I intend to sketch the Hegelian project of the Philosophy of Religion (Religionsphilosophie) mainly by following two coordinates: on the one hand, my aim is to approach it starting from Hegel’s main “dialogue partners” – Christian Wolff and Kant – and from the critique of speculative philosophy on the scenarios of the Illuminist theologies. On the other hand, the first part completed, the discussion will pursue a different route, namely, that of a classical topic discussed by Hegel (...)
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    The Idea of War and Peace in Contemporary Philosophy.Irving Louis Horowitz - 1957 - Paine-Whitman.
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    Hegel's Idea of Philosophy with a New Translation of Hegel's Introduction to the History of Philosophy.Quentin Lauer - 1983 - Fordham University Press.
    "The most authoritative version of Hegel's "Introduction" to his lectures on the history of philosophy.
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    Hegel's Idea of Philosophy.Quentin Lauer - 1971 - New York: Fordham University Press.
    "The most authoritative version of Hegel's 'Introduction' to his lectures on the history of philosophy. The translation is a model of its kind." - International Philosophical Quarterly.
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    MacIntyre's Revolutionary Aristotelian Philosophy and His Idea of an Educated Public Revisited.James Macallister - 2016 - Journal of Philosophy of Education 50 (4):524-537.
    In this article I revisit MacIntyre's lecture on the idea of an educated public. I argue that the full significance of MacIntyre's views on the underlying purposes of universities only become clear when his lecture on the educated public is situated in the context of his wider ‘revolutionary Aristotelian’ philosophical project. I claim that for MacIntyre educational institutions should both support students to learn how to think for themselves and act for the common good. After considering criticisms from Putnam, (...)
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  39. The Idea of African Philosophy: A Critical Study of the Major Orientations in Contemporary African Philosophy.Olusegun Oladipo - 1998 - Hope Publications.
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    The Idea of God in a Philosophy of Events.William F. Clarke - 1928 - The Monist 38 (4):620-629.
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    The Idea of Colonialism in Hegel's Philosophy of Right.Tsenay Serequeberhan - 1989 - International Philosophical Quarterly 29 (3):301-318.
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  42. The Idea of a Social Science: And its Relation to Philosophy.Peter Winch - 1958 - Routledge.
    First published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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  43. The Idea of God in the Light of Recent Philosophy.A. Seth Pringle-Pattison - 1917 - Philosophical Review 26 (6):649-659.
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    The Idea of Europe in the Modern Spanish Philosophy.Mieczysław Jagłowski - 2009 - Dialogue and Universalism 19 (6-7):59-72.
    During the last thirty three years which elapsed from General Franco’s death there disappeared cleared divisions into two camps which saw relationships between Spain and Europe as well as Europe itself from disparate perspectives. For the sake of social peace and normalizing the political situation which ensued after the fascist coup on 18 July 1936 and which continued till the death of caudillo in 1975, or even a bit longer till funding the new constitution in 1978, the Spanish left behind (...)
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    Ryle's Idea of Philosophy.R. J. Howard - 1963 - New Scholasticism 37 (2):141-163.
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    "Hegel's Idea of Philosophy," by Quentin Lauer, S.J.Martin A. Bertman - 1973 - Modern Schoolman 50 (3):315-315.
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    The Idea of The Good in Platonic-Aristotelian Philosophy.Anne M. Wiles - 1987 - Review of Metaphysics 40 (4):769-770.
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    The Idea and the Place of Human Creativity in the Philosophy of Roman Ingarden.Andrzej Półtawski - 1978 - Dialectics and Humanism 5 (2):129-140.
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    Hegel's Idea of Philosophy; with a New Translation of Hegel's Introduction to the History of Philosophy.Victor Gourevitch - 1973 - International Philosophical Quarterly 13 (1):150-150.
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    The Idea of the Good in Platonic-Aristotelian Philosophy.Francis J. Ambrosio - 1987 - International Philosophical Quarterly 27 (2):214-215.
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