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Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

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Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

Hardcover. Over the years, knowledge and learning have emerged as the keys to economic success and as a focus for thinking about organizational effectiveness and innovation. Aimed at those new to knowledge and learning, this work contains practical examples. It looks at the future of knowledge and learning. Editor(s): Prusak, Laurence; Matson, Eric. Series: Oxford Management Readers. Num Pages: 388 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPK; KJC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 242 x 163 x 25. Weight in Grams: 735.
Publisher
OUP Oxford
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199291793
ISBN
9780199291793

€ 155.30
€ 54.51

Paperback. The Black Mirror is a deeply moving and startlingly original celebration of everyday life, by one of our leading thinkers and writers, who has been described as 'One of Britain's greatest intellectual all-rounders.. Someone who comes closer than most ever will to knowing everything' (Independent) Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: HPK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 198 x 24. Weight in Grams: 258.
Publisher
Atlantic Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848871298
ISBN
9781848871298

€ 16.99
€ 13.61

Paperback. We flatter ourselves about the nature of free will and yet the most enormous forces - biological, physical, metaphysical - constrain our every action. This title draws together the religious, philosophic and fantastical traditions that question the very idea of human freedom. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: HPK; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 16. Weight in Grams: 146.
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
9780241953907
ISBN
9780241953907

€ 11.99
€ 4.91

Paperback. Translation of: Quando il verbo si fa carne. Translator(s): Mecchia, Giuseppina. Series: Semiotext(e) / Foreign Agents. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; HPK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 155 x 229 x 22. Weight in Grams: 406.
Publisher
Semiotext(e)
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781584350941
ISBN
9781584350941

€ 19.99
€ 16.39

Hardcover. Jonathan Stedall explores challenging questions about living and dying, looking and seeing, heaven and earth, and our human potential. Series: Spirituality. Num Pages: 592 pages, 8pp colour illustrations, 60 b&w illustations. BIC Classification: BM; HPK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 165 x 49. Weight in Grams: 1106.
Publisher
Hawthorn Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
592
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9781903458907
ISBN
9781903458907

€ 26.99
€ 19.44

Paperback. A compelling and eloquent articulation of a future when humanity will transcend logic and find profound meaning in the absurd. Num Pages: 134 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: HPJ; HPK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 142 x 9. Weight in Grams: 140.
Publisher
John Hunt Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
134
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846948596
ISBN
9781846948596

€ 13.99
€ 11.20

Paperback. Reflects the elegant achievement of Kant. This title provides a roadmap to Kant's abstract and complex argumentation by locating his view in the context of eighteenth-century, and attempts to understand the nature of the thinking mind and its ability to comprehend the physical universe. Translator(s): Pluhar, Werner S. Num Pages: 1096 pages. BIC Classification: HPC; HPK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 227 x 153 x 41. Weight in Grams: 1278.
Publisher
Hackett Publishing Co, Inc United States
Number of pages
1030
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Edition
49615th
Condition
New
SKU
V9780872202573
ISBN
9780872202573

€ 44.99
€ 38.96

Paperback. This book offers a comprehensive overview of the arguments relating to the extent and manner to which social influences enable epistemic agents. Editor(s): Reider, Patrick J. Series: Collective Studies in Knowledge and Society. Num Pages: 224 pages, 1 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPK; HPS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
RLI
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783483488
ISBN
9781783483488

€ 40.99
€ 35.71

Paperback. Translator(s): Novaes, Rodrigo Maltez. Series: Univocal. Num Pages: 105 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; HPK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 155 x 8. Weight in Grams: 164.
Publisher
Univocal Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781937561246
ISBN
9781937561246

€ 23.99
€ 23.69

Paperback. John Lemos' "Freedom, Responsibility, and Determinism" offers an up-to-date introduction to free will (and associated) debates in an engaging, dialogic format that recommends it for use by beginning students in philosophy as well as by undergraduates in intermediate courses in metaphysics, philosophy of mind, and action theory. Num Pages: 120 pages. BIC Classification: HPK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 216 x 142 x 9. Weight in Grams: 112.
Publisher
Hackett Publishing Co, Inc United States
Number of pages
120
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781603849302
ISBN
9781603849302

€ 13.99
€ 13.68

Paperback. Graham Priest presents an expanded edition of his exploration of the nature and limits of thought. Embracing contradiction and challenging traditional logic, he engages with issues across philosophical borders, from the historical to the modern, Eastern to Western, continental to analytic. Num Pages: 336 pages, 1 line drawing. BIC Classification: CFA; HPK; HPL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 159 x 18. Weight in Grams: 480.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199244218
ISBN
9780199244218

€ 53.13

Paperback. The Enquiry considers the origin and processes of human thought and argues that we should liberate ourselves from the 'superstition' of false metaphysics and religion. This edition places the work in its historical and philosophical context. Editor(s): Millican, Peter. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: HPK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 194 x 17. Weight in Grams: 214.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
New Ed. /
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199549900
ISBN
9780199549900

€ 11.99
€ 10.47

Paperback. Offers a framework upon which the whole of modern philosophy is based. This book presents an investigation into the nature of human reason, its knowledge and illusions. It brings together the two opposing schools of philosophy: rationalism, which grounds our knowledge in reason, and empiricism, which traces our knowledge to experience. Translator(s): Weigelt, Marcus. Num Pages: 784 pages, bibliography, notes. BIC Classification: HPCD; HPK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 37. Weight in Grams: 538.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
784
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
Rev Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140447477
ISBN
9780140447477

€ 20.99
€ 16.18

Hardcover. Contrary to the popular view of science as a mountainous accumulation of facts and data, Stuart Firestein takes the novel perspective that ignorance is the main product and driving force of science, and that this is the best way to understand the process of scientific discovery. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: HPK; PDA; PDZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 183 x 132 x 20. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199828074
ISBN
9780199828074

€ 23.99
€ 17.39

Paperback. Translator(s): Brown, Andrew. Series: Routledge Classics. Num Pages: 104 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 197 x 130 x 10. Weight in Grams: 128.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
104
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415610179
ISBN
9780415610179

€ 20.99
€ 20.19

Paperback. In its unique style and method, Inventing Peace demonstrates an approach to peace through sacred, ethical and spiritual means, to provide an alternative to the inhumanity of war and violence. Num Pages: 224 pages, 18 colour integrated. BIC Classification: HPK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 145 x 230 x 17. Weight in Grams: 470.
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780766935
ISBN
9781780766935

€ 25.24

Hardcover. We don't say what we mean. We don't mean what we say. No-one can tell the truth - especially when we stick to the facts. Language isn't about words, or information, or things. It's always about us. As with music and painting, we use language to express what we are not able to say. And we can all do it. This title deals with this topic. Series: Translation Happens. Num Pages: 164 pages, 8, 8 fig. BIC Classification: CB; GTC; HPK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 154 x 217 x 14. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631597149
ISBN
9783631597149

€ 32.99
€ 31.64

Paperback. Ensure learners truly understand all the essential TOK foundations and provide a practical learning scaffold to confidently progress them onto higher order thinking. Comprehensively supporting the TOK course book and mapped to the 2013 syllabus, this focused guide distils the big TOK ideas and builds student confidence right from the start. Num Pages: 176 pages, Full Colour. BIC Classification: 4KL; HPK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 293 x 215 x 8. Weight in Grams: 484.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199129744
ISBN
9780199129744

€ 43.77

Paperback. Contemporary philosophy of science has paid close attention to the understanding of scientific practice, in contrast to the previous focus on scientific method. This work shows the deficiencies of many widespread ideas about the nature of knowledge. It argues that the only feasible explanation of any scientific success is a historical account. Num Pages: 304 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: HPK; PDA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 211 x 139 x 5. Weight in Grams: 430.
Publisher
Verso Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
Fourth Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844674428
ISBN
9781844674428

€ 28.71

Paperback. Num Pages: 336 pages, 31 black & white halftones, 58 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: 4KL; HPK; HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 174. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138690394
ISBN
9781138690394

€ 37.23

Paperback. David Wallace argues that we should take quantum theory seriously as an account of what the world is like-which means accepting the idea that the universe is constantly branching into new universes. He presents an accessible but rigorous account of the 'Everett interpretation', the best way to make coherent sense of quantum physics. Num Pages: 548 pages, Illustrations (black and white). BIC Classification: HPJ; HPK; PDA; PHQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 142 x 216 x 29. Weight in Grams: 628.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198707547
ISBN
9780198707547

€ 44.23

Paperback. Series: Bloomsbury Revelations. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: HPK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 212 x 140 x 17. Weight in Grams: 388.
Publisher
NETWORK EDUCATIONAL PRESS
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Translation
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472525710
ISBN
9781472525710

€ 19.21

Paperback. A Brief History of the Soul provides a clear and concise history of the soul, from Plato to cutting-edge contemporary work in philosophy of mind. Series: Brief Histories of Philosophy. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: HPK; HPM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 219 x 139 x 15. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405196321
ISBN
9781405196321

€ 25.73

Paperback. Num Pages: 400 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: CFA; HPK; JMR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 157 x 30. Weight in Grams: 530.
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Number of pages
396
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
2e
Condition
New
SKU
V9780195374940
ISBN
9780195374940

€ 32.04