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Hume's Fork
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,710. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2009 by Bancroft Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A comic drama about philosophy, family, religion, and, of course, professional wrestling. Barely adequate philosophy professor Legare Hume has a mind-body problem. No matter how far he goes, no matter how hard he thinks, he can’t escape the world he lives in. Hume’s Fork is a brilliantly satirical and philosophical novel, every bit as funny as it is intelligent—a true original.
Answering Atheism And Agnosticism Series (Answering Hume)
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Price: Free! Words: 13,680. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
This book is an attempt to criticize Hume's opinions about religion. You can read the following topics: Monotheism And Polytheism, The Necessity Of The Creator, Corruption Of Christianity And Judaism, Man Between Misery And Happiness, Good And Evil ........and others.
An Introduction to Western Philosophy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
Biographies and key ideas of twenty of the most important western philosophers, from Socrates, Plato and Aristotle to Nietzsche, Foucault and Derrida.
Empirismo de David Hume
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,730. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
El Empirismo de David Hume es la experiencia sensible. Como tal sus antecedentes se remontan hasta Aristóteles. Empirismo viene del griego Experiencia. El Empirismo tiene sus raíces, sus orígenes en la experiencia sensible; ha estado presente en la actitud general de la filosofía.
Empirismo Ingles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
El Empirismo es la experiencia sensible. Como tal sus antecedentes se remontan hasta Aristóteles. El Empirismo tiene sus raíces, sus orígenes en la experiencia sensible; ha estado presente en la actitud general de la filosofía.
Saber y Conocer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,180. Language: Spanish. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Te presento un conjunto muy selecto de pequeños trabajos, tareas y reflexiones en torno a la búsqueda del conocimiento: epistemología, problemas del lenguaje, convencionalismo físico, el lenguaje en foucault, realismo desde el punto de vista de Quintanilla y Ludovico Geymonat, racionalismo y método científico.
Creative Obsession - Philosophic Life in Broad Daylight (An Apomary)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,640. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Pragmatism
Creative Obsession is a modern apomary (an amalgam of aphorisms, apothegms and apologues), which depicts “a boiling pot of philosophy” with astonishing succinctness. The fervent protagonist of Creative Obsession is Homer Dogg, “a hardcore traveler, an honest scholar and an infatuated artist.”
Kant’s Theory of Mental Activity: A Commentary on the Transcendental Analytic of the Critique of Pure Reason
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Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 131,120. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
This book explains the central passage of the “Transcendental Analytic” of the Critique of Pure Reason. It proceeds in the manner of a textual commentary, discussing and explaining each section of the Analytic in turn. The purpose, however, is not merely to comment chapter by chapter on what Kant has written, but rather to reorganise and interpret his argument so that it is coherent and connected.
An Essay concerning Human Enquiry: Exploring the Intersection of Hume and Kant — Perception, Causation and the Limits of Human Understanding
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Metaphysics is the search into existence, our existence within that existence, and our understanding of these existences. That is, how do we know what (or that) we know? This was a key question for Hume and Kant, and one which we shall consider. This essay, therefore, is a philosophical enquiry into human enquiry itself. We shall ask, how is it — and to what extent do — we understand our world?
Nodding In On The Great Conversation: Juvenilia and Published and Unpublished Essays on David Hume, Immanuel Kant, and Higher Education
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Series: The Collected Papers of Robert Paul Wolff, Book 1. Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 119,560. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
For more than half a century, Philosopher Robert Paul Wolff has been thinking and writing about the great figures of eighteenth century philosophy, such as Kant and Hume, and about the ideals and realities of American higher education. In this first volume of his collected published and unpublished papers, a number of those writings are collected and made available.