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  • The Failures of Philosophy

    The Failures of Philosophy
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691207506

    The first book to address the historical failures of philosophy—and what we can learn from them Philosophers are generally unaware of the failures of philosophy, recognizing only the failures of particular theories, which are then remedied wit…

  • Objectivity: A Very Short Introduction

    Objectivity: A Very Short Introduction
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199606696

    - Is objectivity possible? - Can there be objectivity in matters of morals, or tastes? - What would a truly objective account of the world be like? - Is everything subjective, or relative? - Are moral judgments objective or culturally relative? Obje…

  • French Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction

    French Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198829171

    French culture is unique in that philosophy has played a significant role from the early-modern period onwards, intimately associated with political, religious, and literary debates, as well as with epistemological and scientific ones. While Latin w…

  • Keswick Yearbook 2009

    Keswick Yearbook 2009
    av Ali Hull

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781850788676

    Does our faith work in all circumstances? On a Monday morning and when we are on holiday? Chatting with friends and surfing the Internet? Doing the washing and driving the car? The Keswick Convention 2009 looked at 'faith that works' - anywhere, eve…

  • The Aftermath of Syllogism

    The Aftermath of Syllogism

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350043527

    Syllogism is a form of logical argument allowing one to deduce a consistent conclusion based on a pair of premises having a common term. Although Aristotle was the first to conceive and develop this way of reasoning, he left open a lot of conceptual…

  • The Aftermath of Syllogism

    The Aftermath of Syllogism

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350123151

    Syllogism is a form of logical argument allowing one to deduce a consistent conclusion based on a pair of premises having a common term. Although Aristotle was the first to conceive and develop this way of reasoning, he left open a lot of conceptual…

  • Descartes: An Intellectual Biography

    Descartes: An Intellectual Biography
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198239949

    Descartes is one of the greatest of all thinkers. Modern philosophy is generally taken to begin with him. His unique contribution to Western thought covers not only philosophy but also science and mathematics; his studies in mechanics and optics hav…

  • Descartes: An Intellectual Biography

    Descartes: An Intellectual Biography
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198237242

    René Descartes (1596-1650) is the father of modern philosophy, and one of the greatest of all thinkers. This is the first intellectual biography of Descartes in English; it offers a fundamental reassessment of all aspects of his life and work. Steph…

  • Descartes' Natural Philosophy

    Descartes' Natural Philosophy

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415510707

    The most comprehensive collection of essays on Descartes' scientific writings ever published, this volume offers a detailed reassessment of Descartes' scientific work and its bearing on his philosophy. The 35 essays, written by some of the world's l…

  • Descartes' Natural Philosophy

    Descartes' Natural Philosophy

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415219938

    The most comprehensive collection of essays on Descartes' scientific writings ever published, this volume offers a detailed reassessment of Descartes' scientific work and its bearing on his philosophy. The 35 essays, written by some of the world's l…

  • It Makes Sense

    It Makes Sense
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781532696022

    Easily qualifying for all the 'bestseller' superlatives you could throw at it, It Makes Sense is destined to be a classic. With well over 100,000 copies in print, this is a revised and completely updated edition, with new illustrations. It tackles h…

  • It Makes Sense

    It Makes Sense
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781532696039

    Easily qualifying for all the 'bestseller' superlatives you could throw at it, It Makes Sense is destined to be a classic. With well over 100,000 copies in print, this is a revised and completely updated edition, with new illustrations. It tackles h…

  • The Natural and the Human

    The Natural and the Human
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198757634

    Stephen Gaukroger presents an original account of the development of empirical science and the understanding of human behaviour from the mid-eighteenth century. Since the seventeenth century, science in the west has undergone a unique form of cumula…

  • The Natural and the Human

    The Natural and the Human
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198801603

    Stephen Gaukroger presents an original account of the development of empirical science and the understanding of human behaviour from the mid-eighteenth century. Since the seventeenth century, science in the west has undergone a unique form of cumula…

  • The Philosophy of Knowledge: A History

    The Philosophy of Knowledge: A History

    Övrigt - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474258876

    The Philosophy of Knowledge: A History presents the history of one of Western philosophy’s greatest challenges: understanding the nature of knowledge. Divided chronologically into four volumes, it follows conceptions of knowledge that have bee…

  • Descartes: The World and Other Writings

    Descartes: The World and Other Writings
    av Rene Descartes

    Pocket - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521636469

    Descartes' The World offers the most comprehensive vision of the nature of the world since Aristotle, and is crucial for an understanding of his later writings, in particular the Meditations and Principles of Philosophy. Above all, it provides an in…

  • Descartes: The World and Other Writings

    Descartes: The World and Other Writings
    av Rene Descartes

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521631587

    Descartes’ The World offers the most comprehensive vision of the nature of the world since Aristotle, and is crucial for an understanding of his later writings, in particular the Meditations and Principles of Philosophy. Above all, it provides…

  • The Emergence of a Scientific Culture

    The Emergence of a Scientific Culture
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199550012

    Why did science emerge in the West and how did scientific values come to be regarded as the yardstick for all other forms of knowledge? Stephen Gaukroger shows just how bitterly the cognitive and cultural standing of science was contested in its ear…

  • The Emergence of a Scientific Culture

    The Emergence of a Scientific Culture
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199296446

    Why did science emerge in the West and how did scientific values come to be regarded as the yardstick for all other forms of knowledge? Stephen Gaukroger shows just how bitterly the cognitive and cultural standing of science was contested in its ear…

  • Descartes' System of Natural Philosophy

    Descartes' System of Natural Philosophy
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521005258

    Towards the end of his life, Descartes published the first four parts of a projected six-part work, The Principles of Philosophy. This was intended to be the definitive statement of his complete system of philosophy, dealing with everything from cos…

  • Descartes' System of Natural Philosophy

    Descartes' System of Natural Philosophy
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521808972

    Towards the end of his life, Descartes published the first four parts of a projected six-part work, The Principles of Philosophy. This was intended to be the definitive statement of his complete system of philosophy, dealing with everything from cos…

  • Francis Bacon and the Transformation of Early-Modern Philosophy

    Francis Bacon and the Transformation of Early-Modern Philosophy
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521801546

    This ambitious and important book, first published in 2001, provides a truly general account of Francis Bacon as a philosopher. It describes how Bacon transformed the values that had underpinned philosophical culture since antiquity by rejecting the…

  • Francis Bacon and the Transformation of Early-Modern Philosophy

    Francis Bacon and the Transformation of Early-Modern Philosophy
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521805360

    This ambitious and important book, first published in 2001, provides a truly general account of Francis Bacon as a philosopher. It describes how Bacon transformed the values that had underpinned philosophical culture since antiquity by rejecting the…

  • First Steps

    First Steps
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781532696015

    So you've become a Christian. Fantastic It's the most important commitment you could ever make. You're a new person, with tremendous potential. But now there are changes to consider. What about going to church? Reading the Bible? Praying? Telling ot…

  • First Steps

    First Steps
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781532696008

    So you've become a Christian. Fantastic It's the most important commitment you could ever make. You're a new person, with tremendous potential. But now there are changes to consider. What about going to church? Reading the Bible? Praying? Telling ot…

  • First Steps

    First Steps
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912120390

  • Cartesian Logic

    Cartesian Logic
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198248255

    This book deals with a neglected episode in the history of logic and theories of cognition: the way in which conceptions of inference changed during the seventeenth century. The author focuses on the work of Descartes, contrasting his construal of i…

  • The Uses of Antiquity

    The Uses of Antiquity

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789401055109

    The institutionalization of History and Philosophy of Science as a distinct field of scholarly endeavour began comparatively earl- though not always under that name - in the Australasian region. An initial lecturing appointment was made at the Unive…

  • Discover Acts

    Discover Acts
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844749034

    Follow the story of the dynamic growth of the early church. Meet the cast of characters with their strengths, faults and failings just like ours. Always God’s power shines through, in spite of opposition and misunderstanding. Then, as n…

  • Civilization and the Culture of Science

    Civilization and the Culture of Science
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198849070

    How did science come to have such a central place in Western culture? How did cognitive values—and subsequently moral, political, and social ones—come to be modelled around scientific values? In Civilization and the Culture of Science, S…

  • The Collapse of Mechanism and the Rise of Sensibility

    The Collapse of Mechanism and the Rise of Sensibility
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199664665

    Understanding the emergence of a scientific culture - one in which cognitive values generally are modelled on, or subordinated to, scientific ones - is one of the foremost historical and philosophical problems with which we are now confronted. The s…

  • The Collapse of Mechanism and the Rise of Sensibility

    The Collapse of Mechanism and the Rise of Sensibility
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199594931

    Understanding the emergence of a scientific culture - one in which cognitive values generally are modelled on, or subordinated to, scientific ones - is one of the foremost historical and philosophical problems with which we are now confronted. The s…

  • Descartes? Treatise on Man and its Reception

    Descartes? Treatise on Man and its Reception

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319836317

    This edited volume features 20 essays written by leading scholars that provide a detailed examination of L’Homme by René Descartes. It explores the way in which this work developed themes not just on questions such as the circulation of the bl…

  • The Soft Underbelly of Reason

    The Soft Underbelly of Reason

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415515047

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

  • The Soft Underbelly of Reason

    The Soft Underbelly of Reason
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415170543

    This book provides a valuable understanding on the different views of the passions in the Seventeenth Century. The contributors show that fundamental questions about the nature of wisdom, goodness and beauty were understood in terms of the contrast…

  • The Genealogy of Knowledge

    The Genealogy of Knowledge
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138363618

    First published in 1997, this volume expands the analytical philosophical tradition in the face of parochial Anglo-American philosophical interests. The essays making up the section on ‘Antiquity’ share one concern: to show that there ar…

  • The Genealogy of Knowledge

    The Genealogy of Knowledge
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138363571

    First published in 1997, this volume expands the analytical philosophical tradition in the face of parochial Anglo-American philosophical interests. The essays making up the section on ‘Antiquity’ share one concern: to show that there ar…

  • Keswick Yearbook 2005

    Keswick Yearbook 2005
    av Ali Hull

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781850786580

    A collection of teachings from the 2005 Keswick Convention that will challenge, inspire and encourage - Bible ministry for today's world. What is the Gospel, and how does it transform those who live by it? What is the essence of Christianity? Why do…

  • Being Baptised

    Being Baptised
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912120413

  • Discovering Acts

    Discovering Acts
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781856841634

    Acts is the detailed account of the dynamic growth of the Christian church in the first decades of its life. The story is marked by strategic planning, human misunderstanding, satanic opposition, divine intervention. Then, as now, men and women sear…

  • Descartes and Cartesianism

    Descartes and Cartesianism

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198779643

    This volume is a collection of original essays dealing with Cartesian themes and problems, especially as these arise in connection with Cartesian natural science and the theory of perception, agency, mentality, divinity, and the passions. It focuses…

  • The Philosopher in Early Modern Europe

    The Philosopher in Early Modern Europe

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521123891

    In this groundbreaking collection of essays the history of philosophy appears in a fresh light, not as reason's progressive discovery of its universal conditions, but as a series of unreconciled disputes over the proper way to conduct oneself as a p…

  • The Philosopher in Early Modern Europe

    The Philosopher in Early Modern Europe

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521866460

    In this groundbreaking collection of essays the history of philosophy appears in a fresh light, not as reason's progressive discovery of its universal conditions, but as a series of unreconciled disputes over the proper way to conduct oneself as a p…

  • The Uses of Antiquity

    The Uses of Antiquity

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792311300

    The institutionalization of History and Philosophy of Science as a distinct field of scholarly endeavour began comparatively earl- though not always under that name - in the Australasian region. An initial lecturing appointment was made at the Unive…

  • The Blackwell Guide to Descartes' Meditations

    The Blackwell Guide to Descartes' Meditations

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781405118743

    Consisting of twelve newly commissioned essays and enhanced by William Molyneux's famous early translation of the Meditations, this volume touches on all the major themes of one of the most influential texts in the history of philosophy. * Situates…

  • The Blackwell Guide to Descartes' Meditations

    The Blackwell Guide to Descartes' Meditations

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781405118750

    Consisting of twelve newly commissioned essays and enhanced by William Molyneux's famous early translation of the Meditations, this volume touches on all the major themes of one of the most influential texts in the history of philosophy. * Situates…

  • It Makes Sense

    It Makes Sense
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912120437

  • Discovering Daniel

    Discovering Daniel
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781856842235

    The book of Daniel tells the gripping tale of faithfulness to the Lord through testing times. Daniel and his friends demonstrate trust in the Lord.

  • Being Baptised

    Being Baptised
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781532695964

    Baptism is a significant rite of passage for many Christians--a public demonstration of a changed heart and a new life, an act with deep spiritual meaning in response to the biblical command. This lively easy-to-read handbook covers the meaning and…

  • Being Baptised

    Being Baptised
    av Stephen Gaukroger

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781532695971

    Baptism is a significant rite of passage for many Christians--a public demonstration of a changed heart and a new life, an act with deep spiritual meaning in response to the biblical command. This lively easy-to-read handbook covers the meaning and…

  • Descartes? Treatise on Man and its Reception

    Descartes? Treatise on Man and its Reception

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319469874

    This edited volume features 20 essays written by leading scholars that provide a detailed examination of L’Homme by René Descartes. It explores the way in which this work developed themes not just on questions such as the circulation of the bl…