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Physics & ontology

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Physics & ontology

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

Paperback. In this diverse collection of sixteen essays, lectures, and interviews Graham Harman lucidly explains the principles of Speculative Realism, including his own object-oriented philosophy. Num Pages: 303 pages. BIC Classification: HPJ; JF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 145 x 21. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
Zero Books
Number of pages
310
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782790389
ISBN
9781782790389

€ 19.99
€ 15.83

Paperback. Lowe investigates the forms of thought, showing how this study is crucial to understanding the powers of the intellect. Num Pages: 226 pages, 4 b/w illus. 1 table. BIC Classification: CFA; HPJ; HPL; HPM. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 230 x 218 x 14. Weight in Grams: 332.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107540439
ISBN
9781107540439

€ 29.22

Paperback. This book contains the transcript of the fascinating 2008 discussion between philosophers Bruno Latour and Graham Harman at the LSE. Num Pages: 153 pages. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 137 x 11. Weight in Grams: 162.
Publisher
John Hunt Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
153
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846944222
ISBN
9781846944222

€ 13.99
€ 11.08

Paperback. Num Pages: 142 pages. BIC Classification: HPJ; JMAF. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 156 x 235 x 19. Weight in Grams: 234.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138935181
ISBN
9781138935181

€ 51.74

Paperback. Num Pages: 95 pages. BIC Classification: HPJ; HRCS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 128 x 181 x 5. Weight in Grams: 96.
Publisher
DeVorss & Company
Number of pages
95
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780875160047
ISBN
9780875160047

€ 8.71

Hardcover. Julius Evola's final major work, which examines the prototype of the human being who can give absolute meaning to his or her life in a world of dissolution. Num Pages: 248 pages. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPJ; HPS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 160 x 21. Weight in Grams: 512. A Survival Manual for the Aristocrats of the Soul. 248 pages. Evola's final major work, which examines the prototype of the human being who can give absolute meaning to his or her life in a world of dissolution. It presents a powerful critcism of the idols, structures, theories and illusions of our modern age. It reveals how to transform destructive processes into inner liberation. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: HPCF; HPJ; HPS. Dimension: 236 x 160 x 21. Weight: 512.
Publisher
Inner Traditions
Number of pages
248
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Edition
1st U.S. Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780892811250
ISBN
9780892811250

€ 26.99
€ 19.33

Paperback. A groundbreaking theory of materialism which reconsiders the role of stuff, the small objects that clutter our lives, as they crowd the pages of modern literature. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: DSA; HPJ; JFCD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 141 x 216 x 17. Weight in Grams: 406.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781623562250
ISBN
9781623562250

€ 22.78

Hardcover. In this volume, Daniel A. Dombrowski defends the ontological argument against its contemporary critics. Num Pages: 182 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 152 x 14. Weight in Grams: 384. 8vo . Very good clean copy. Religion
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
SKU
KEX0281682
ISBN
9780521863698

€ 45.00

Paperback. Translator(s): Lester, Mark; Boundas, Constantin V.; Stivale, Charles J. Series: Bloomsbury Revelations. Num Pages: 376 pages. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPJ; HPK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 142 x 216 x 24. Weight in Grams: 548.
Publisher
Bloomsbury
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474234887
ISBN
9781474234887

€ 20.71

Paperback. Penelope Mackie's book is a novel treatment of an issue central to much current work in metaphysics: the distinction between the essential and accidental properties of individuals. Mackie's accessible discussions of issues surrounding necessity and essentialism mean that the book appeals as much to graduate students as to seasoned metaphysicians. Num Pages: 228 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 217 x 143 x 16. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
228
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199562404
ISBN
9780199562404

€ 49.36

Paperback. Features writing on the major themes in Metaphysics. Featuring a section on causation, this work provides an exploration of the subject. It is intended for any philosophy student. Editor(s): Loux, Michael. Series: Routledge Contemporary Readings in Philosophy. Num Pages: 664 pages, black & white illustrations, figures. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 236 x 159 x 33. Weight in Grams: 962.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
664
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415962384
ISBN
9780415962384

€ 54.11

Paperback. The Persistence of the Negative offers an original and compelling critique of contemporary Continental theory through a rehabilitation of the negative. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPJ; HPS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 157 x 234 x 12. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748649044
ISBN
9780748649044

€ 31.99
€ 27.23

Paperback. This book provides an introduction to metaphysics. Num Pages: 240 pages, index. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 215 x 139 x 0. Weight in Grams: 319. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1984
Edition
1st
SKU
KOC0011106
ISBN
9780521286909

€ 18.00

Paperback. An innovative and concise exploration of the foundations of ethics Num Pages: 160 pages, black & white illustrations, figures, graphs. BIC Classification: HPJ; HPQ; HRAB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 147 x 216 x 10. Weight in Grams: 218. 160 pages, illustrations. An innovative and concise exploration of the foundations of ethics. Cateogry: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: HPJ; HPQ; HRAB. Dimension: 147 x 216 x 10. Weight: 218.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441162823
ISBN
9781441162823

€ 27.99
€ 27.52

Paperback. Num Pages: 106 pages, biography. BIC Classification: CFA; HPCF; HPJ; HPS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 148. Weight in Grams: 168.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9783319392219
ISBN
9783319392219

€ 24.57

Paperback. Work links dance and the aesthetics of everyday movement to ideas about social order. Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: HPJ; HPN; JHBA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 153 x 16. Weight in Grams: 362.
Publisher
Duke University Press United States
Number of pages
264
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780822335146
ISBN
9780822335146

€ 26.99
€ 25.02

Hardcover. Scientific and philosophical literature on causality has become highly specialised. It is hard to find suitable access points for students, young researchers, or professionals outside this domain. This book provides a guide to the complex literature, explains the scientific problems of causality and the philosophical tools needed to address them. Num Pages: 328 pages, 8 b/w line drawings. BIC Classification: HPJ; HPK; PBB; PDA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 169 x 22. Weight in Grams: 590.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199662678
ISBN
9780199662678

€ 45.41

Paperback. * Presents an accessible, up-to-date and broad-ranging survey of one of the most dynamic and often daunting sub-fields in contemporary philosophy * Introduces readers to the seminal works of contemporary and historic philosophers, including Descartes, Leibniz, Russell, David Lewis, Alvin Plantinga, David M. Series: Fundamentals of Philosophy. Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 152 x 13. Weight in Grams: 362.
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405195737
ISBN
9781405195737

€ 25.48

Hardcover. Editor(s): Wuppuluri, Shyam; Ghirardi, Giancarlo. Series: The Frontiers Collection. Num Pages: 530 pages, 51 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: HPJ; HPK; PDX; PHR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 167 x 242 x 37. Weight in Grams: 976.
Publisher
Springer
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9783319444178
ISBN
9783319444178

€ 62.30

Paperback. What sort of interaction is there between, for example, slow-moving objects like climate and comparatively fast-moving objects like governments? Using real-world examples, the author shows how a networked concept of space and time is at the heart of our central political concerns. Series: Speculative Realism. Num Pages: 256 pages, 6 b&w line art illustrations. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 158 x 17. Weight in Grams: 482.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748679973
ISBN
9780748679973

€ 31.99
€ 27.23