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Distributed Cognition in Enlightenment and Romantic Culture

Distributed Cognition in Enlightenment and Romantic Culture

Miranda Anderson, George Rousseau, and Michael Wheeler (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474442282
eISBN:
9781474476904
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474442282.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This collection brings together eleven essays by international specialists in Romantic and Enlightenment culture and provides a general and a period-specific introduction to distributed cognition and ... More

The Ethical Demand

The Ethical Demand

K. E. Løgstrup

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198855989
eISBN:
9780191889561
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198855989.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book concerns the nature and basis for the fundamental ethical relation between human beings. Beginning from the fundamental example of trust, it is argued that this relation arises from our ... More

Experience EmbodiedEarly Modern Accounts of the Human Place in Nature

Experience Embodied: Early Modern Accounts of the Human Place in Nature

Anik Waldow

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190086114
eISBN:
9780190086145
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190086114.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book develops an account of embodied experience that extends from Descartes’s conception of the human body as firmly integrated into the causal play of nature to Kant’s understanding of ... More

FénelonMoral and Political Writings

Fénelon: Moral and Political Writings

Ryan Patrick Hanley (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780190079581
eISBN:
9780190079628
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190079581.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Fénelon may be the most neglected of all the major early modern philosophers. His political masterwork was the most-read book in eighteenth-century France after the Bible, yet today even specialists ... More

Freedom and Responsibility in Neoplatonist Thought

Freedom and Responsibility in Neoplatonist Thought

Ursula Coope

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198824831
eISBN:
9780191863523
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198824831.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

The Neoplatonists have a perfectionist view of freedom: an entity is free to the extent that it succeeds in making itself good. Free entities are wholly in control of themselves: they are ... More

Hegel's Concept of LifeSelf-Consciousness, Freedom, Logic

Hegel's Concept of Life: Self-Consciousness, Freedom, Logic

Karen Ng

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780190947613
eISBN:
9780190947620
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190947613.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This book defends a new interpretation of Hegel’s idealism as oriented by a philosophical and logical concept of life, focusing on Hegel’s Science of Logic. Beginning with the influence of Kant’s ... More

Hume's ScepticismPyrrhonian and Academic

Hume's Scepticism: Pyrrhonian and Academic

Peter S. Fosl

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474451123
eISBN:
9781474476928
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474451123.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

David Hume (1711–76) is commonly acknowledged to be the most important philosopher of the English language, and scepticism is commonly understood to be central to Hume’s thought. What, however, ... More

Indigenising Anthropology with Guattari and Deleuze

Indigenising Anthropology with Guattari and Deleuze

Barbara Glowczewski

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474450300
eISBN:
9781474476911
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474450300.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

‘Radical alterity is not about exotism and exclusion but about imagination of how to weave different worlds in respect of their singularities always in becoming, how to recreate outsideness in our ... More

Kant, Hume, and the Interruption of Dogmatic Slumber

Kant, Hume, and the Interruption of Dogmatic Slumber

Abraham Anderson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190096748
eISBN:
9780190096779
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190096748.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Kant, Hume, and the Interruption of Dogmatic Slumber offers an interpretation of Kant’s “confession,” in the Prolegomena, that “it was the objection of David Hume that first, many years ago, ... More

Kant's Transcendental Deduction

Kant's Transcendental Deduction

Alison Laywine

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780198748922
eISBN:
9780191811555
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198748922.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

The Transcendental Deduction in Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason tries to show that all human thought and knowledge depend on the categories of the understanding and that these categories can apply ... More

Kierkegaard's and Heidegger's Analysis of Existence and its Relation to Proclamation

Kierkegaard's and Heidegger's Analysis of Existence and its Relation to Proclamation

K. E. Løgstrup

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198855996
eISBN:
9780191889585
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198855996.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

In its first five chapters, this book offers a comparative assessment of Søren Kierkegaard and Martin Heidegger, drawing out both similarities and differences. In the remaining three chapters, their ... More

Maimonides' "Guide of the Perplexed" in TranslationA History from the Thirteenth Century to the Twentieth

Maimonides' "Guide of the Perplexed" in Translation: A History from the Thirteenth Century to the Twentieth

Josef Stern, James T. Robinson, and Yonatan Shemesh (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780226457635
eISBN:
9780226627878
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226627878.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Moses Maimonides’ twelfth century Guide of the Perplexed is the greatest philosophical text in the history of Jewish thought and a major philosophical work in all three faiths of the Middle Ages. ... More

Monstrosity and PhilosophyRadical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture

Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture

Filippo Del Lucchese

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474456203
eISBN:
9781474476935
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474456203.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This volume is the first systematic investigation into the concept of monstrosity in ancient philosophy and culture. The Author suggests that far from being a peripheral problem, monstrosity is one ... More

On Purpose

On Purpose

Michael Ruse

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691195957
eISBN:
9781400888603
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691195957.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Can we live without the idea of purpose? Should we even try to? Kant thought we were stuck with it, and even Darwin, who profoundly shook the idea, was unable to kill it. Indeed, purpose seems to be ... More

Oxford Studies in Early Modern Philosophy, Volume IX

Oxford Studies in Early Modern Philosophy, Volume IX

Donald Rutherford (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780198852452
eISBN:
9780191886911
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198852452.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Oxford Studies in Early Modern Philosophy is an annual series, presenting a selection of the best current work in the history of early modern philosophy. It focuses on the seventeenth and eighteenth ... More

Pascal: Reasoning and Belief

Pascal: Reasoning and Belief

Michael Moriarty

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198849117
eISBN:
9780191883361
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198849117.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

The book is a study of Pascal’s defence of Christian belief in the Pensées. It aims to expound, and in places to criticize, what it argues (drawing on existing scholarship about the history of the ... More

The Political Philosophy of Fénelon

The Political Philosophy of Fénelon

Ryan Patrick Hanley

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780190079635
eISBN:
9780190079666
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190079635.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Fénelon may be the most neglected of all the major philosophers of early modernity. His political masterwork was the most-read book in eighteenth-century France after the Bible, yet to now we have ... More

Schelling's PhilosophyFreedom, Nature, and Systematicity

Schelling's Philosophy: Freedom, Nature, and Systematicity

G. Anthony Bruno (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198812814
eISBN:
9780191850608
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198812814.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Despite F. W. J. Schelling’s relative exclusion from the ongoing German idealist renaissance in Anglophone scholarship, recent critical and historical engagement with idealist texts affords an ... More

Scottish Philosophy in the Seventeenth Century

Scottish Philosophy in the Seventeenth Century

Alexander Broadie (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780198769842
eISBN:
9780191822667
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198769842.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

During the seventeenth century Scots produced many philosophical writings of high quality, writings that were very much part of a wider European philosophical discourse. Yet today seventeenth-century ... More

SpaceA History

Space: A History

Andrew Janiak (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780199914104
eISBN:
9780190090579
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199914104.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, History of Philosophy

This volume chronicles the development of philosophical conceptions of space from early antiquity through the medieval period to the early modern era, ending with Kant. The chapters describe the ... More

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