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by Ibo van de Poel
Featuring a wide range of international case studies, <i>Ethics, Technology, and Engineering</i> presents a unique and systematic approach for engineering students to deal with the ethical issues that are increasingly inherent in engineering ...
by Helene Cixous
"I get up every day with one day more," says Eve, the writer's 97-year-old mother. She is escaping into the New Life and the writer must race to catch up. As things slip away and fall into oblivion, as her mother's world and thus her own ...
by Henri Lefebvre
Henri Lefebvre was one of the most significant and influential social theorists of the 20th century. His impressive body of work crosses multiple disciplines including sociology, philosophy, economics, politics and cultural studies. In ...
by Chad Meister
<i>Evil- A Guide for the Perplexed</i> is a lively examination of the philosophical and theological problems raised by the existence of widespread evil. It explores classic debates around this problem and also engages with more recent ones, from
by Rene Girard
<i>Evolution and Conversion</i> explores the main tenets of Rene Girard's thought in a series of dialogues. Here, Girard reflects on the evolution of his thought and offers striking new insights on topics such as violence, religion, desire and ...
by James Miller
Before the good life was reduced to a bottle of Prozac, it was philosophers who offered answers to the most fundamental questions about who we are and how to live well. In Examined Lives, James Miller returns to this vibrant tradition with short
by Dominic Smith
A discussion of the rapidly growing field, from a thinker at the forefront of research at the interface of technology and the humanities, this is a must-read for anyone interested in contemporary developments in Continental philosophy and ...
by Thomas E. Wartenberg
Existentialism pervades modern culture, yet if you ask most people what it means, they won’t be able to tell you. In this lively and topical introduction, Wartenberg reveals a vibrant mode of philosophical inquiry that addresses concerns at theAudio Book
by Kevin Aho
<i>Existentialism: An Introduction</i> provides an accessible and scholarly introduction to the core ideas of the existentialist tradition. Kevin Aho draws on a wide range of existentialist thinkers in chapters centering on the key themes of ...
by Christopher Panza
Have you ever wondered what the phrase ?God is dead? means? You?ll find out in <i>Existentialism For Dummies</i>, a handy guide to Nietzsche, Sartre, and Kierkegaard?s favorite philosophy. See how existentialist ideas have influenced everything ...
by David Cerbone
by Stephen Harris
by Bruno Latour
<p>The emergence of modern sciences in the seventeenth century profoundly renewed our understanding of nature. For the last three centuries new ideas of nature have been continually developed by theology, politics, economics, and science, ...
Embracing Life in all its Uncertainty
by Tim Costello
by Peter Singer
by Mark Sinclair
This reader makes the key essays of 19th century French philosopher F.lix Ravaisson available in English for the first time. In recent years, Ravaisson has emerged as an extremely important and influential figure in the history of modern ...
by Dianna Taylor
by Simone De Beauvoir
by Donald Abel
by Stephen Trombley
<i>Fifty Thinkers Who Shaped the Modern World</i> profiles fifty landmark philosophers, scientists, political, social theorists and spiritual leaders whose ideas have defined the age we live in. ...