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Authors: Klein, Colin
Date: 2015
Subject Keyword: 220300 Philosophy
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/361305
Description: In What the Body Commands, Colin Klein proposes and defends a novel theory of pain. Klein argues that pains are imperative; they are sensations with a content, and that content is a command to protect ... More
Authors: Levy, Neil
Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: 220300 Philosophy
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1043319
Description: Cognitive neuroscience and psychology provide a great deal of evidence that our actions are often shaped by information of which we are not conscious; some psychologists have concluded that we are act ... More
Authors: Kelly, Mark G. E
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/332648
Description: This is a clear and critical account of Foucault's political thought: what he said, how it's been used and its influence today. Michel Foucault (1926-1984), French philosopher, social theorist, histor ... More
Authors: Kelly, Mark G. E
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/263123
Description: A step-by-step guide to Foucault's History of Sexuality Volume I, The Will to Knowledge. Mark Kelly systematically unpacks the intricacies of Foucault's dense and sometimes confusing exposition, in a ... More
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/287808
Description: In the past century, nearly all of the biological sciences have been directly affected by discoveries and developments in genetics, a fast-evolving subject with important theoretical dimensions. In th ... More
Authors: Deutscher, Max
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/216166
Description: Taking its bearings from classic textss including Plato, Kant, Hegel and Arendth this thoughtful and intriguing book provides philosophical reflection on what it is to judge and what judgement achieve ... More
Authors: Bayne, Tim
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281195
Description: Machine generated contents note: 1.What is thought? -- 2.The mechanical mind -- 3.The inner sanctum -- 4.Brute thought -- 5.`They don't think like we do' -- 6.Thought gone wrong -- 7.The ethics of tho ... More
Authors: Atkin, Albert
Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 220300 Philosophy | Race--Philosophy
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/188117
Description: "Race" is so highly charged and loaded a concept it often hampers critical thinking about racial practice and policy. A philosophical approach allows us to isolate and analyse the key questions: What ... More
Authors: Townley, Cynthia
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/146972
Description: A Defense of Ignorance develops new ideas in feminist epistemology by exploring diverse and sometimes positive roles for ignorance. Cynthia Townley argues that epistemic values cannot simply be reduce ... More
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/142445
Description: Introduction: why did philosophy go to the movies? -- The analytic-cognitivist turn. The empire strikes back: critiques of "grand theory" -- The rules of the game: new ontologies of film -- Adaptation ... More
Authors: Fine, Cordelia
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/116084
Description: Sex discrimination is supposedly a distant memory. Yet popular books, magazines and even scientific articles defend inequalities by citing immutable biological differences between the male and female ... More
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/42947
Description: Few thinkers have made such significant contribution to social and political thinking over the last three decades as Axel Honneth. His theory of recognition has rejuvenated the political vocabulary an ... More
Date: 2009
Subject Keyword: 220300 Philosophy | Causation
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/347086
Description: The ancient Greeks / Sarah Broadie -- The Medievals / John Marenbon -- The early moderns / Kenneth Clatterbaugh -- Hume / Don Garrett -- Kant / Eric Watkins -- The logical empiricists / Michael Stölt ... More
Authors: Kelly, Mark
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/292692
Description: Epistemology -- Power I -- Power II -- Subjectivity -- Resistance -- Critique -- Ethics.
Authors: Lloyd, Genevieve
Date: 2008
Subject Keyword: 220300 Philosophy
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/48101
Description: To the ancient Greeks, providence was the inherent purpose and rational structure of the world. In Christian thought, it became a benign will “providing” for human well-being. And in our own ever more ... More