Books tagged: epistemology

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Mapping Mental Spaces: Volume 1
By Bill Whitehouse
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 235,490. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
The two volumes which give expression to 'Mapping Mental Spaces' are a series of working exercises involving different problems which are entailed by issues of: hermeneutics, innate ideas, apodicticity, belief, meaning, model-building, psychology, mythology, mysticism, logic (Volume 1), fields, mathematics, chaos theory, quantum mechanics, chronobiology, and holographic theory (Volume 2).
Mapping Mental Spaces: Volume 2
By Bill Whitehouse
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 181,440. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
The two volumes which give expression to 'Mapping Mental Spaces' are a series of working exercises involving different problems which are entailed by issues of: hermeneutics, innate ideas, apodicticity, belief, meaning, model-building, psychology, mythology, mysticism, logic (Volume 1), fields, mathematics, chaos theory, quantum mechanics, chronobiology, and holographic theory (Volume 2).
Understanding Descartes: I am, I exist
By Hercules Bantas
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
In Meditations on First Philosophy, René Descartes uses rational thought to argue that his essence exists in his thoughts alone. This guide will outline the reasoning Descartes' uses in establishing his theory of knowledge that he argues is necessary to form a 'pro
Scientific Introspection: A Method For Investigating the Mind
By William A. Adams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,720. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Scientific Introspection calls for psychologists to use introspection to investigate the mind. What researchers do now is study the brain and behavior then try to guess what the mind must be like. But why guess? We have the ability to look directly into our minds. Scientific Introspection is an adjunct to traditional cognitive psychology, an investigative tool to discover how the mind works.
Knowledge Without Justification
By Crispin Sartwell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This work of analytic epistemology takes up the radical thesis that knowledge is just true belief. It was originally written in 1991, and bits of it appeared in major philosophy journals. The thesis has led to a wide debate within epistemology.
The Triptych Papers: Lectures in Post-Colonialism, Creolisation and the Epistemologies of Displacement
By Gilbert NMO-Morris
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,170. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Post-Colonialism is revealed as "backward looking"; as tending to read its anthropology against the sociology, economics and history of which it escaped in Colonialism. In the Triptych Papers, Morris explores the problem of post-colonialism and argues that there is a value in the situation or anthropology - which is to say the life-world - of the post-colonial which he or she is apt to overlook.
Reality and The Folly of Atheism: The Incompatibility of Truth and Anti-theism
By Michael Robinson
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 34,480. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Frequently summoned as justification for atheism and skepticism, modern science actually offers reasons for Christian theism. More than that, without the truth of Christianity, one could not even do science. Robinson challenges the dogmas of atheism, relativism and materialism as he demonstrates that only the existence of God explains reality, including: matter, order, science, design, and ethics.
Between the Shadow and the Flame
By Geoffrey Lee Hodge
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 281,100. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction
Epic in scope, "Between the Shadow and the Flame" is the allegorical retelling of the history of philosophy, religion and science, as seen through the journey of its three main characters. As they investigate the conspiracy behind a catastrophic war, Sophia, Hyle and Newman tackle larger questions about free will, God and the nature of reality itself.
The Gospel of Reason
By Gregory Coffin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,090. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
[on sale] As Jesus walked amongst men to advance the Gospel, so does Arenos to advance an objective & secular standard of the Good. Through numerous interactions, Arenos meets individuals & experiences situations testing existing systems of thought & beliefs. From examining political & religious Goods, The Gospel of Reason looks at how some of those Goods are proper, how some are not & why.
Contra Nominalism: An Essay
By Edward E. Rochon
You set the price! Words: 8,480. Language: American English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Shows the opposing views of Realism and Nominalism with the intent to uphold realism. Plato's work 'Parmenides' is discussed and partially analyzed. Aristotle and Plato's view on universals (archetypes) discussed. It shows how ideas as real objects of perception can be rationally supported using the geometric point. Shows how relationships and existence are inseparable and yet distinct in nature.