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Physics & ontology

Paperback. Num Pages: 512 pages. BIC Classification: HPCA; HPCB; HPJ; HPK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 201 x 27. Weight in Grams: 342.
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141983844
ISBN
9780141983844

€ 16.99
€ 13.45

Paperback. 'What is real?' has been one of the key questions of philosophy since its beginning in antiquity. But it is not just a question that philosophers ask. This Very Short Introduction discusses what reality is by looking at a variety of arguments, theories, and thought-experiments from philosophy, physics, and cognitive science. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 136 pages, 15 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPJ; HPM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 174 x 112 x 7. Weight in Grams: 110.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
136
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199594412
ISBN
9780199594412

€ 9.99
€ 9.49

Paperback. Covers key philosophical, interpretive and textual issues, including an extensive further reading essay and translation notes. Editor(s): Denis, Lara; Gregor, Mary J. Series: Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy. Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: HPCD1; HPJ; HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 152. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107451353
ISBN
9781107451353

€ 30.53

Paperback. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: HPJ; JMH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 227 x 156 x 15. Weight in Grams: 358.
Publisher
Cornell University Press United States
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801488627
ISBN
9780801488627

€ 25.99
€ 25.46

Paperback. Death is a subject which has always been high on the philosophical agenda. This book deals with questions concerning the viability of preconditions such as mind-body dualism, a substance-theory of mind, a non-reductionist view of personal identity, the notion of 'a minimal self', the persistence of the phenomenal 'now' and much more. Num Pages: 150 pages. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 227 x 155 x 11. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
University Press of Southern Denmark Denmark
Number of pages
150
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9788776744311
ISBN
9788776744311

€ 20.99
€ 20.79

Paperback. Critics and artists claim the title of interpreter for themselves. Scientists do not so readily describe themselves in this way. This text recognizes that whenever interpretation occurs there may be a plurality of successful interpretations. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: CFP; HPJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 146 x 11. Weight in Grams: 254.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780847697830
ISBN
9780847697830

€ 31.99
€ 30.13

Paperback. Num Pages: 168 pages. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPJ. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 136 x 203 x 11. Weight in Grams: 204.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472595942
ISBN
9781472595942

€ 25.99
€ 25.37

Paperback. Features a revised and expanded translators' introduction and an updated translation, as well as the English versions of author's draft of a portion of the text and of his later critique of his own lectures. Translator(s): Fried, Gregory; Polt, Professor Richard. Num Pages: 320 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 22. Weight in Grams: 336.
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2nd
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300186123
ISBN
9780300186123

€ 21.00

Paperback. This single volume guides provides everything you need to know about Heidegger's Being and Time. Series: Edinburgh Philosophical Guides. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPJ. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 217 x 140 x 9. Weight in Grams: 212.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748627349
ISBN
9780748627349

€ 22.06

Paperback. Series: Early American Literature and Culture Through the American Renaissance. Num Pages: 324 pages. BIC Classification: DSBF; HPJ; HRA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 160. Weight in Grams: 480.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc United States
Number of pages
324
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820438306
ISBN
9780820438306

€ 30.99
€ 29.89

Hardcover. Translator(s): McClellan, Joseph. Series: Insurrections: Critical Studies in Religion, Politics, and Culture. Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: HPC; HPJ; HPQ; HPS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 210 x 140. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Columbia University Press United States
Number of pages
232
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231171267
ISBN
9780231171267

€ 40.99
€ 35.54

Paperback. Num Pages: 208 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPJ; HRAB1. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 157 x 16. Weight in Grams: 332.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415465892
ISBN
9780415465892

€ 42.26

Paperback. This extensively revised and expanded edition of van Inwagen and Zimmerman's popular collection of readings in metaphysics now features twenty-two additional selections, new sections on existence and reality, and an updated editorial commentary. Editor(s): Van Inwagen, Peter; Zimmerman, Dean W. Series: Philosophy: The Big Questions. Num Pages: 656 pages. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 171 x 33. Weight in Grams: 992.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Number of pages
656
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405125864
ISBN
9781405125864

€ 40.36

Hardcover. Originally published in 1940, this book provides a thorough discussion of Rene Descartes philosophy of metaphysics, examining the three major points of the mind and body, freedom of the will and religion and science. Specific chapters are devoted to the Cartesian theory and the Meditations, in particular the Sixth. " Series: Routledge Library Editions: Rene Descartes. Num Pages: 200 pages. BIC Classification: HPCB; HPJ; HRAB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 166 x 241 x 16. Weight in Grams: 458.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138692336
ISBN
9781138692336

€ 137.07

Paperback. Since the advent of the Semantic Web, interest in the dynamics of ontologies (ontology evolution) has grown significantly. This title presents a framework which can be applied to a wide class of logics that include - besides most Description Logics such as the ones behind OWL - Horn Logic and Intuitionistic logic, amongst others. Series: SpringerBriefs in Computer Science. Num Pages: 131 pages, 5 black & white illustrations, 5 black & white tables, biography. BIC Classification: HPJ; PBCD; UYA; UYQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 171 x 237 x 9. Weight in Grams: 222.
Publisher
Springer London Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
125
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2013th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781447141853
ISBN
9781447141853

€ 58.70

Paperback. Part philosophical meditation, part cultural critique , this explores the nature of physical suffering. Num Pages: 400 pages, halftone frontispiece. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 137 x 19. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Oxford Paperbacks
Number of pages
396
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1987
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780195049961
ISBN
9780195049961

€ 18.99
€ 15.04

Paperback. Nearly twenty-five hundred years ago the Greek thinker Heraclitus supposedly uttered the cryptic words 'Phusis kruptesthai philei.' Drawing on the work of ancients and later thinkers such as Goethe, Rilke, Wittgenstein, and Heidegger, this book traces successive interpretations of Heraclitus' words. Translator(s): Chase, Michael. Num Pages: 432 pages, 18 halftones. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 216 x 141 x 29. Weight in Grams: 534.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674030497
ISBN
9780674030497

€ 27.99
€ 23.97

Paperback. The Logic Manual is the ideal introduction to logic for beginning philosophy students. It offers a concise but complete introductory course, giving a firm grounding in the logic that is needed to study contemporary philosophy. Exercises, examples, and sample examination papers are provided on an accompanying website. Num Pages: 208 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: HPJ; HPL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 231 x 154 x 11. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199587841
ISBN
9780199587841

€ 15.00

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
€ 11.08

Paperback. What is a thing? What is an object? The author decisively overturns 100 years of Heideggerian orthodoxy about the supposed derivative nature of objects and in so doing provides deep insights about the world and our place in it. Translator(s): Ohm, Mark Allan; Cogburn, Jon. Series: Speculative Realism. Num Pages: 464 pages, 3 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 159 x 233 x 26. Weight in Grams: 756.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
464
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748681501
ISBN
9780748681501

€ 31.99
€ 27.19

Paperback. What did Spinoza ever do for us? This vtitle shows how Spinoza's theory of bodies transforms our understanding of music, and how it grounds 'collective subjectivity' in contemporary politics.It deals with Spinoza's connection to literature, politics, the environment and beyond. Editor(s): Lord, Beth. Num Pages: 256 pages, 5 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: HPCD; HPJ; HPS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 162 x 14. Weight in Grams: 346.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474404723
ISBN
9781474404723

€ 24.13

Paperback. Metaphysicians should pay attention to quantum mechanics-not because it provides definitive answers to many metaphysical questions, but because it reshapes standard metaphysical debates and opens up unforeseen new possibilities. Num Pages: 232 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: HPJ; PDA; PHQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 157 x 235 x 19. Weight in Grams: 340.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780190469818
ISBN
9780190469818

€ 42.48

Hardcover. Scientific advances in genetics, neuroscience, and artificial intelligence signal the end of our traditional concept of the human being. The most vigorous movements dealing with this ongoing crisis of humanism are posthumanism and transhumanism. This volume provides the comprehensive introduction to debates beyond humanism. Editor(s): Ranisch, Robert; Sorgner, Stefan Lorenz. Series: Beyond Humanism: Trans- and Posthumanism / Jenseits des Humanismus: Trans- Und Posthumanismus. Num Pages: 313 pages. BIC Classification: HPJ; HPS; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 158 x 213 x 25. Weight in Grams: 530.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631606629
ISBN
9783631606629

€ 41.99
€ 39.77

Library Binding. C.D.C. Reeves uses the Primacy Dilemma to explore Aristotle's metaphysics, epistemology, dialectic, philosophy of mind and theology. The book's clear, non-technical format makes it suitable for both academic and general readers with an interest in Aristotle. Num Pages: 341 pages. BIC Classification: HPCA; HPJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 223 x 147 x 24. Weight in Grams: 552.
Publisher
Hackett Publishing Co, Inc United States
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780872205154
ISBN
9780872205154

€ 30.99
€ 28.15