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Accessing KantA relaxed introduction to the Critique of Pure Reason

Accessing Kant: A relaxed introduction to the Critique of Pure Reason

Jay F. Rosenberg

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199275816
eISBN:
9780191699849
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199275816.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This book introduces Immanuel Kant's masterwork, the Critique of Pure Reason, from a ‘relaxed’ problem-oriented perspective which treats Kant as an especially insightful practising philosopher, from ... More

Berkeley's Argument for Idealism

Berkeley's Argument for Idealism

Samuel C. Rickless

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199669424
eISBN:
9780191748776
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669424.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

In A Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge (1710) and Three Dialogues Between Hylas and Philonous (1713), George Berkeley argues for the astonishing view that physical objects (such ... More

British IdealismA History

British Idealism: A History

W. J. Mander

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199559299
eISBN:
9780191725531
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199559299.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This volume presents a synoptic history of British Idealism, the philosophical school which dominated British philosophy from the 1860s through to the early years of the following century. Offering ... More

Cambridge PragmatismFrom Peirce and James to Ramsey and Wittgenstein

Cambridge Pragmatism: From Peirce and James to Ramsey and Wittgenstein

Cheryl Misak

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198712077
eISBN:
9780191780271
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198712077.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Pragmatism, the home-grown philosophy of America, thinks of truth not as a static relation between a sentence and the believer-independent world, but rather, as a belief that is in some way ... More

Causality and MindEssays on Early Modern Philosophy

Causality and Mind: Essays on Early Modern Philosophy

Nicholas Jolley

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199669554
eISBN:
9780191763076
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669554.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This volume is a collection of previously published essays on early modern philosophy which focuses on two main themes. One theme is the continuing debate over the nature of causality in the period ... More

Custom and Reason in HumeA Kantian Reading of the First Book of the Treatise

Custom and Reason in Hume: A Kantian Reading of the First Book of the Treatise

Henry E. Allison

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199532889
eISBN:
9780191714450
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199532889.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

The book examines the central tenets of Hume's epistemology and cognitive psychology. It adopts a two level approach. On the one hand, it considers Hume's thought in its own terms and historical ... More

The Divine Order, the Human Order, and the Order of NatureHistorical Perspectives

The Divine Order, the Human Order, and the Order of Nature: Historical Perspectives

Eric Watkins (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199934409
eISBN:
9780199367740
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199934409.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This volume focuses on the exploration and articulation of a narrative that considers the notion of order within modern philosophy—its various kinds (natural, moral,divine, and human), the different ... More

The Domain of Reasons

The Domain of Reasons

John Skorupski

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199587636
eISBN:
9780191595394
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587636.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This book is about normativity and reasons. It works out the consequences of a currently much discussed account of normativity, according to which all normative propositions are reducible to ... More

Essays on Kant

Essays on Kant

Henry E. Allison

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199647033
eISBN:
9780191741166
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199647033.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This volume contains a collection of seventeen essays which have been previously published on Kant and an addendum to one of these essays that is here published for the first time. Although these ... More

Everything in Its Right PlaceSpinoza and Life by the Light of Nature

Everything in Its Right Place: Spinoza and Life by the Light of Nature

Joseph Almog

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199314393
eISBN:
9780199350988
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199314393.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This is a book about Spinoza’s metaphysics of Nature, why it is absolutely infinite, why it is divine, and why everything that is—man included—is in and of Nature. The book urges to put away ... More

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