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Early Modern CartesianismsDutch and French Constructions

Early Modern Cartesianisms: Dutch and French Constructions

Tad M. Schmaltz

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780190495220
eISBN:
9780190495244
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190495220.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, General

There is a general sense that the philosophy of Descartes was a dominant force in early modern thought. Since the nineteenth century, however, there has been no fully contextualized comparative ... More

Engaging BuddhismWhy It Matters to Philosophy

Engaging Buddhism: Why It Matters to Philosophy

Jay L. Garfield

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780190204334
eISBN:
9780190204372
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190204334.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General, History of Philosophy

This book argues for the importance of an engagement with the Buddhist philosophical tradition by contemporary Western philosophers. It also provides a philosophical introduction to that tradition, ... More

God, Belief, and Perplexity

God, Belief, and Perplexity

William E. Mann

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190459208
eISBN:
9780190459222
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190459208.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, General

This volume is a collection of fourteen of William E. Mann’s essays in the philosophical interpretation of the writings of Augustine, Anselm, and Peter Abelard. Directly or indirectly, Augustine sets ... More

Kant and the Foundations of Analytic Philosophy

Kant and the Foundations of Analytic Philosophy

Robert Hanna

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199272044
eISBN:
9780191699573
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199272044.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, General

This book presents a fresh view of the Kantian and analytic traditions that have dominated continental European and Anglo-American philosophy over the last two centuries, and of the relation between ... More

Kant's System of Nature and FreedomSelected Essays

Kant's System of Nature and Freedom: Selected Essays

Paul Guyer

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199273461
eISBN:
9780191706196
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199273461.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, General

The chapters in the first part of this book explore Kant's conception of the systematicity of concepts and laws as the ultimate goals of natural science, explore the implications of Kant's account of ... More

Minds Without FearPhilosophy in the Indian Renaissance

Minds Without Fear: Philosophy in the Indian Renaissance

Nalini Bhushan and Jay L. Garfield

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190457594
eISBN:
9780190457617
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190457594.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General, History of Philosophy

This is an intellectual and cultural history of India during the period of British occupation. It demonstrates that this was a period of renaissance in India in which philosophy—both in the public ... More

The Possibility of Philosophical UnderstandingReflections on the Thought of Barry Stroud

The Possibility of Philosophical Understanding: Reflections on the Thought of Barry Stroud

Jason Bridges, Niko Kolodny, and Wai-hung Wong (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195381658
eISBN:
9780199918317
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195381658.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General, History of Philosophy

Barry Stroud’s work has had a profound impact on a wide range of topics in contemporary philosophy. This volume contains contributions by students, colleagues, and well‐known interlocuters of Stroud ... More

The Problem of Universals in Early Modern Philosophy

The Problem of Universals in Early Modern Philosophy

Stefano Di Bella and Tad M. Schmaltz (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780190608040
eISBN:
9780190608064
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190608040.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, General

The ancient topic of universals was central to scholastic philosophy, which raised the question of whether universals exist as Platonic forms, as instantiated Aristotelian forms, as concepts ... More

Reason in the WorldHegel's Metaphysics and Its Philosophical Appeal

Reason in the World: Hegel's Metaphysics and Its Philosophical Appeal

James Kreines

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780190204303
eISBN:
9780190204327
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190204303.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, General

This book defends a new interpretation of Hegel’s theoretical philosophy. It is argued that Hegel’s project in his central Science of Logic has a single organizing focus, provided by the ... More

The Shape of the PastA Philosophical Approach to History

The Shape of the Past: A Philosophical Approach to History

Gordon Graham

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780192892553
eISBN:
9780191670619
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192892553.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, General

Can human history as a whole be interpreted in any meaningful way? Has there been real progress between stone age and space age? Does history repeat itself? Is there evidence of divine providence? ... More

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