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AdaptingA Chinese Philosophy of Action

Adapting: A Chinese Philosophy of Action

Mercedes Valmisa

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780197572962
eISBN:
9780197572993
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197572962.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Philosophy of action in the context of Classical China is radically different from its counterpart in the contemporary Western philosophical narrative. Classical Chinese philosophers began from the ... More

Affect and Attention After Deleuze and WhiteheadEcological Attunement

Affect and Attention After Deleuze and Whitehead: Ecological Attunement

Russell J. Duvernoy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474466912
eISBN:
9781474496162
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474466912.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

The book develops a process metaphysical conception of subjectivity from the work of Gilles Deleuze and Alfred North Whitehead. This alters existential orientations towards affect and attention in ... More

The Architectonic of ReasonPurposiveness and Systematic Unity in Kant's Critique of Pure Reason

The Architectonic of Reason: Purposiveness and Systematic Unity in Kant's Critique of Pure Reason

Lea Ypi

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780198748526
eISBN:
9780191811074
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198748526.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

The Architectonic of Pure Reason, one of the most important sections of Kant’s first Critique, raises three fundamental questions. What can I know? What should I do? What may I hope? Taken together ... More

Aristotle's Empiricism

Aristotle's Empiricism

Marc Gasser-Wingate

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197567456
eISBN:
9780197567487
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197567456.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

Aristotle is famous for thinking that all our knowledge comes from perception. But it’s not immediately clear what this view is meant to entail. For it’s not clear what perception is supposed to ... More

The Ascetic IdealGenealogies of Life-Denial  in Religion, Morality, Art, Science, and Philosophy

The Ascetic Ideal: Genealogies of Life-Denial in Religion, Morality, Art, Science, and Philosophy

Stephen Mulhall

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780192896889
eISBN:
9780191919169
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192896889.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Aesthetics

This book develops a reading of Nietzsche’s concept of ‘the ascetic ideal’, through which he tracks the evolution, mutation, and expansion of the system of slave moral values that he associates ... More

Attachment and CharacterAttachment Theory, Ethics, and the Developmental Psychology of Vice and Virtue

Attachment and Character: Attachment Theory, Ethics, and the Developmental Psychology of Vice and Virtue

Edward Harcourt (ed.)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780192898128
eISBN:
9780191924576
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192898128.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

There are many exciting points of contact between the questions pursued by attachment theory and those first raised by Aristotle’s ethics, and which continue to preoccupy moral philosophers today. ... More

Belief, Inference, and the Self-Conscious Mind

Belief, Inference, and the Self-Conscious Mind

Eric Marcus

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780192845634
eISBN:
9780191937842
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192845634.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics/Epistemology

It is impossible to hold patently contradictory beliefs in mind together at once. Why? Because we know that it is impossible for both to be true. This impossibility is a species of rational ... More

Black BoxesHow Science Turns Ignorance Into Knowledge

Black Boxes: How Science Turns Ignorance Into Knowledge

Marco J. Nathan

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780190095482
eISBN:
9780190095512
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190095482.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

Textbooks and other popular venues commonly present science as a progressive “brick-by-brick” accumulation of knowledge and facts. Despite its hallowed history and familiar ring, this depiction is ... More

The Case for RageWhy Anger Is Essential to Anti-Racist Struggle

The Case for Rage: Why Anger Is Essential to Anti-Racist Struggle

Myisha Cherry

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780197557341
eISBN:
9780197557372
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197557341.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

The Case for Rage is a philosophical defense of anger, particularly anger at racial injustice. Crossing the terrain of moral psychology, ethics, philosophy of race, and social and political ... More

Causation with a Human FaceNormative Theory and Descriptive Psychology

Causation with a Human Face: Normative Theory and Descriptive Psychology

James Woodward

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780197585412
eISBN:
9780197585443
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197585412.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

Causation with a Human Face integrates normative work about causal reasoning coming out of philosophy, computer science, and other disciplines—work that specifies how people ought to reason ... More

City LivingHow Urban Spaces and Urban Dwellers Make One Another

City Living: How Urban Spaces and Urban Dwellers Make One Another

Quill R Kukla

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780190855369
eISBN:
9780190855390
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190855369.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This book is about urban spaces, urban dwellers, and how these spaces and people make, shape, and change one another. It is the first systematic philosophical investigation of the nature of city life ... More

Conceiving PeopleGenetic Knowledge and the Ethics of Sperm and Egg Donation

Conceiving People: Genetic Knowledge and the Ethics of Sperm and Egg Donation

Daniel Groll

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780190063054
eISBN:
9780190063085
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190063054.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Each year, tens of thousands of children are conceived with donated sperm or eggs, aka donated gametes. By some estimates, there are over 1 million donor-conceived people in the United States and, of ... More

Contemporary Scientific RealismThe Challenge from the History of Science

Contemporary Scientific Realism: The Challenge from the History of Science

Timothy D. Lyons and Peter Vickers (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780190946814
eISBN:
9780197555095
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190946814.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

Scientific realists claim we can justifiably believe that science is getting at the truth. But they have long faced historical challenges: various episodes across history appear to demonstrate that ... More

Critical theory and demagogic populism

Critical theory and demagogic populism

Paul K. Jones

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781526123435
eISBN:
9781526160966
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526123442
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Critical theory and demagogic populism provides a detailed analysis of the relevance of the Frankfurt School’s work to understanding contemporary populism. It draws on the research that the Institute ... More

Democratic Law

Democratic Law

Seana Valentine Shiffrin

Hannah Ginsborg (ed.)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780190084486
eISBN:
9780190084516
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190084486.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

In this book, based on her 2017 Berkeley Tanner Lectures, the author offers an original, deontological account of democracy, law, and their interrelation. Her central thesis is that democracy and ... More

Depicting DeityA Metatheological Approach

Depicting Deity: A Metatheological Approach

Jonathan L. Kvanvig

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780192896452
eISBN:
9780191918896
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192896452.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

A theology aims to explicate what God is like, and a metatheology investigates more fundamental issues concerning how to structure such a project and where it should begin. Approaches that ignore ... More

Determinism, Freedom, and Moral ResponsibilityEssays in Ancient Philosophy

Determinism, Freedom, and Moral Responsibility: Essays in Ancient Philosophy

Susanne Bobzien

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780198866732
eISBN:
9780191898891
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198866732.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

This volume assembles nine of the author’s essays on determinism, freedom, and moral responsibility in Western antiquity, ranging from Aristotle via the Epicureans and Stoics to the third century. It ... More

The Disappearance of the Soul and the Turn against MetaphysicsAustrian Philosophy 1874-1918

The Disappearance of the Soul and the Turn against Metaphysics: Austrian Philosophy 1874-1918

Mark Textor

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780198769828
eISBN:
9780191926570
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198769828.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

The book traces the anti-metaphysical orientation of (much of) analytic philosophy back to discussions in Austro-German philosophy in the second half of the nineteenth century. The starting-point of ... More

Drawing the LineWhat to Do with the Work of Immoral Artists from Museums to the Movies

Drawing the Line: What to Do with the Work of Immoral Artists from Museums to the Movies

Erich Hatala Matthes

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780197537572
eISBN:
9780197537602
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197537572.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

What should we do, think, and feel when artists whom we love do terrible things? Recent years have been punctuated by revelations and reminders that popular artists (musicians, directors, actors, ... More

Emotion as Feeling Towards ValueA Theory of Emotional Experience

Emotion as Feeling Towards Value: A Theory of Emotional Experience

Jonathan Mitchell

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780192846013
eISBN:
9780191938382
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192846013.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Moral Philosophy

This book proposes and defends a new theory of emotional experience. Drawing on recent developments in the philosophy of emotion, with links to contemporary philosophy of mind, it argues that ... More

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