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Physics & ontology

Hardcover. Provides students with a comprehensive and philosophically rigorous introduction to the key concepts, issues and debates of metaphysics. This book introduces the various philosophical problems addressed by metaphysics through the idea of truth-making, a useful lens through which the topic is clearly explicated. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 241 x 156 x 20. Weight in Grams: 502.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441162397
ISBN
9781441162397

€ 129.98
€ 129.90

Hardcover. This book places Hegel, Heidegger and Deleuze in conversation with one another, which results in a new (joyful) way of thinking about death. Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: HPC; HPJ. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 19. Weight in Grams: 500.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
232
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748627967
ISBN
9780748627967

€ 92.50

Hardcover. A guide to metaphysics, a key area of contemporary philosophy. It covers the fundamental questions asked by metaphysics. It explores issues pertaining to personal identity, God, endurantism/perdurantism, naturalism/physicalism, abstracta, universals, properties, modality, free will, mind and consciousness, and causation. Editor(s): Barnard, Robert; Manson, Neil A. Series: Continuum Companions. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: GBC; HPJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 154 x 32. Weight in Grams: 680.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826440617
ISBN
9780826440617

€ 159.98
€ 159.31

Paperback. Num Pages: 386 pages. BIC Classification: HPCB; HPJ; HPK; HPS; PH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 212 x 196 x 23. Weight in Grams: 524.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631664315
ISBN
9783631664315

€ 66.50

Hardcover. Introduces the reader to Whitehead's complex and often misunderstood metaphysics by showing that it deals with questions about the nature of causation originally raised by the philosophy of Leibniz. Whitehead's philosophy is an attempt at rehabilitating Leibniz's theory of monads by recasting it in terms of novel ontological categories Num Pages: 185 pages, biography. BIC Classification: HPC; HPJ; HPM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 217 x 144 x 16. Weight in Grams: 348.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230580619
ISBN
9780230580619

€ 92.13

Paperback. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 211 x 50. Weight in Grams: 1012.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Ontos-Verlag
Number of pages
400
Condition
New
SKU
V9783868385403
ISBN
9783868385403

€ 43.99
€ 41.51

Paperback. Heidegger's innovative dialogue with Kant's transcendental philosophy. Translator(s): Taft, Richard. Series: Studies in Continental Thought. Num Pages: 256 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPC; HPJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 161 x 19. Weight in Grams: 412.
Publisher
Indiana University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253210678
ISBN
9780253210678

€ 20.99
€ 20.80

Paperback. Martin Heidegger himself rejected the notion of ethics, while his endorsement of Nazism is widely viewed as unethical. This major new study examines the complex and controversial issues involved in bringing them together. Num Pages: 234 pages, bibliography. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPJ; HRCC8. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 12. Weight in Grams: 385.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
234
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415096508
ISBN
9780415096508

€ 48.52

Hardback. Series: Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies, and Movements Series. Num Pages: 402 pages, black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: GBC; HPJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 226 x 147 x 34. Weight in Grams: 664.
Publisher
Scarecrow Press United States
Number of pages
402
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780810859500
ISBN
9780810859500

€ 92.40

Hardback. Are fictional characters such as Sherlock Holmes real? What can fiction tell us about the nature of truth and reality? Offering an introduction to the problem of fictionalism, this book covers the topics such as realism about fictional objects, including the arguments that fictional objects are real but non-existent. Series: New Problems of Philosophy. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 544.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
264
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415774345
ISBN
9780415774345

€ 174.72

Hardcover. Num Pages: 310 pages, black & white tables, figures. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 157 x 22. Weight in Grams: 606.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748679966
ISBN
9780748679966

€ 94.25
€ 85.09

Hardcover. The Unity of Oneness and Plurality in Plato's Theaetetus is a commentary on a single Platonic dialogue that offers readers an example of what it means to meaningfully engage with a dialogue on its own terms. In the process of engaging with the Theaetetus, the book offers an account of a general Platonic epistemology and ontology. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: HPCA; HPJ; HPK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 235 x 157 x 15. Weight in Grams: 335.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780739185711
ISBN
9780739185711

€ 70.89

Hardback. A study that aims to examine C D Broad's changing views of time and in so doing both clarify the central disputes in the philosophy of time, explicate the various positions Broad took regarding them, and develop his own responses both to Broad and the issues debated. Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
264
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415998123
ISBN
9780415998123

€ 145.53

Hardcover. Num Pages: 338 pages, 4 black & white illustrations, 131 colour illustrations, 160 colour tables, biography. BIC Classification: HPJ; JFFZ; JHMC; RNK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 260 x 239 x 26. Weight in Grams: 700.
Publisher
Springer
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9783319459639
ISBN
9783319459639

€ 54.99
€ 49.86

Paperback. Graham Priest presents an account of the semantics of intentional language, which proceeds in terms of objects that may be either existent or non-existent, at worlds that may be either possible or impossible. This updated second edition includes ten new chapters which develop the ideas of the first edition, explore new areas, and reply to critics. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: CFA; HPJ; HPL; HPM; PBB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 140 x 216 x 25. Weight in Grams: 488.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198783602
ISBN
9780198783602

€ 39.92

Hardcover. Translator(s): Bartlett, A. J.; Ling, Alex. Num Pages: 296 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPJ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 138 x 198 x 26. Weight in Grams: 422.
Publisher
Continuum Publishing Corporation United States
Number of pages
296
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441189240
ISBN
9781441189240

€ 38.99
€ 31.58

Paperback. In this book the metaphysical system of Graham Harman is presented in lucid form, aided by helpful diagrams. Num Pages: 157 pages, ill. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 143 x 10. Weight in Grams: 158.
Publisher
John Hunt Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
157
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846947001
ISBN
9781846947001

€ 13.99
€ 11.08

Paperback. First published in 1935, On Escape represents Emmanuel Levinas's first attempt to break with the ontological obsession of the Western tradition. In it, Levinas not only affirms the necessity of an escape from being, but also gives a meaning and a direction to it. Editor(s): Rolland, Jacques. Translator(s): Bergo, Bettina. Series: Cultural Memory in the Present Series. Num Pages: 136 pages. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 5106 x 3150 x 11. Weight in Grams: 150.
Publisher
Stanford University Press United States
Number of pages
136
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804741408
ISBN
9780804741408

€ 19.99
€ 19.76

Paperback. A step-by-step guide to Nietzsche's Thus Spoke Zarathustra Series: Edinburgh Philosophical Guides. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: HPCD; HPJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 214 x 141 x 14. Weight in Grams: 296. An Edinburgh Philosophical Guide. Series: Edinburgh Philosophical Guides. 240 pages. A step-by-step guide to Nietzsche's Thus Spoke Zarathustra. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: HPCD; HPJ. Dimension: 214 x 141 x 14. Weight: 296.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748638338
ISBN
9780748638338

€ 22.10

Paperback. * Sister volume to the acclaimed Companion to Epistemology (Blackwell 1992)* Over 200 main entries* Internationally acclaimed contributors. . Editor(s): Kim, Jaegwon; Sosa, Ernest. Series: Blackwell Companions to Philosophy. Num Pages: 560 pages, 0. BIC Classification: HPJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 246 x 171 x 0. Weight in Grams: 982. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Edition
New Ed
SKU
KOC0011152
ISBN
9780631199991

€ 25.00

Paperback. Translator(s): Soderstrom, Lukas. Num Pages: 352 pages, 7 tables. BIC Classification: HPCF7; HPJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 226 x 152 x 20. Weight in Grams: 500. From Parmenides to Levinas. 352 pages. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: HPCF7; HPJ. Dimension: 226 x 152 x 20. Weight: 458. Translator(s): Soderstrom, Lukas.
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231148443
ISBN
9780231148443

€ 40.99
€ 35.34

Paperback. Offers a comprehensive study of the emerging French philosopher Quentin Meillassoux. This volume covers materials that have not been published at the time of the first edition. It also features several fresh articles by Meillassoux. Series: Speculative Realism. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 235 x 16. Weight in Grams: 484.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748693450
ISBN
9780748693450

€ 25.99
€ 22.43

Hardcover. Editor(s): Arstila, Valtteri; Lloyd, Dan. Num Pages: 688 pages, 38 figures. BIC Classification: HPCF7; HPJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 239 x 191 x 37. Weight in Grams: 1252.
Publisher
The MIT Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780262019941
ISBN
9780262019941

€ 75.40
€ 61.64

Hardcover. Raymond Tallis goes in search of the nature and meaning of time and argues with characteristic fearlessness that our temporal lives are ill-served by the mathematized account of time presented by physics. Num Pages: 736 pages. BIC Classification: HPJ; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Agenda Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781911116219
ISBN
9781911116219

€ 83.16
€ 74.35