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Thinking about the EmotionsA Philosophical History

Thinking about the Emotions: A Philosophical History

Alix Cohen and Robert Stern (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198766858
eISBN:
9780191840494
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198766858.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This book comprises a collection of original papers that reflect on the philosophical understanding of emotions from Greek thinkers to the present day. Central figures discussed include Aristotle, ... More

Thinking the ImpossibleFrench Philosophy Since 1960

Thinking the Impossible: French Philosophy Since 1960

Gary Gutting

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199227037
eISBN:
9780191809781
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199227037.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

The late twentieth century saw a remarkable flourishing of philosophy in France. The author tells the story of the development of a distinctively French philosophy in the last four decades of the ... More

Thomas Reid on Mind, Knowledge, and Value

Thomas Reid on Mind, Knowledge, and Value

Rebecca Copenhaver and Todd Buras (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198733676
eISBN:
9780191798047
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198733676.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

The chapters in this volume tell part of the story about Reid’s significance in his time and ours. They represent three broad themes in Reid’s philosophy: mind, knowledge, and value. The chapters ... More

Thomas Reid's Theory of Perception

Thomas Reid's Theory of Perception

Ryan Nichols

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780199276912
eISBN:
9780191707759
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199276912.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

The thesis that the mind cannot directly apprehend features of the physical world — what Thomas Reid calls the Way of Ideas — is a staple of Early Modern philosophical tradition. This commitment to ... More

Three StreamsConfucian Reflections on Learning and the Moral Heart-Mind in China, Korea, and Japan

Three Streams: Confucian Reflections on Learning and the Moral Heart-Mind in China, Korea, and Japan

Philip J. Ivanhoe

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780190492014
eISBN:
9780190492038
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190492014.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, General

This volume addresses a common yet mistaken view of Confucianism as timeless and monolithic by presenting a philosophically critical account of different Confucian thinkers and schools, across place ... More

Tragedy, Recognition, and the Death of GodStudies in Hegel and Nietzsche

Tragedy, Recognition, and the Death of God: Studies in Hegel and Nietzsche

Robert R. Williams

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656059
eISBN:
9780191744846
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656059.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This book explores convergences between Hegel and Nietzsche on four themes: (1) Philosophies of tragedy that overcome the traditional suppression and exclusion of tragedy by both philosophy and ... More

Transcendental Philosophy and Naturalism

Transcendental Philosophy and Naturalism

Joel Smith and Peter Sullivan (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199608553
eISBN:
9780191729645
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199608553.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Kant’s introduction of a distinctive form of philosophical investigation and proof, known as transcendental, inaugurated a new philosophical tradition. This volume reviews the present state and ... More

Truth and the End of InquiryA Peircean Account of Truth

Truth and the End of Inquiry: A Peircean Account of Truth

C. J. Misak

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199270590
eISBN:
9780191603174
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199270597.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book elucidates and defends C.S. Peirce’s pragmatist account of truth. Peirce was interested in exploring truth’s connections to the practices of inquiry, belief, and assertion. This distinctly ... More

Truth, Rationality, and PragmatismThemes from Peirce

Truth, Rationality, and Pragmatism: Themes from Peirce

Christopher Hookway

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199256587
eISBN:
9780191597718
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199256586.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Charles Peirce's pragmatist philosophy contains important ideas for understanding the nature of epistemic rationality and rational self‐control. After a discussion of his views about the different ... More

Truth, Thought, ReasonEssays on Frege

Truth, Thought, Reason: Essays on Frege

Tyler Burge

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199278534
eISBN:
9780191706943
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278534.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

This book is made up of an introductory chapter, ten historical/philosophical chapters on Frege, and four postscripts to the chapters. The topics are divided into the three areas of the book's title: ... More

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