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  • On the Political

    On the Political
    av Chantal Mouffe

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415305211

    Since September 11th, we frequently hear that political differences should be put aside: the real struggle is between good and evil. What does this mean for political and social life? Is there a 'Third Way' beyond left and right, and if so, should w…

  • On the Political

    On the Political
    av Chantal Mouffe

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415305204

    Since September 11th, we frequently hear that political differences should be put aside: the real struggle is between good and evil. What does this mean for political and social life? Is there a 'Third Way' beyond left and right, and if so, should w…

  • On Delusion

    On Delusion
    av Jennifer Radden

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415774482

    Delusions play a fundamental role in the history of psychology, philosophy and culture, dividing not only the mad from the sane but reason from unreason. Yet the very nature and extent of delusions are poorly understood. What are delusions? How do t…

  • On Delusion

    On Delusion
    av Jennifer Radden

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415774475

    Delusions play a fundamental role in the history of psychology, philosophy and culture, dividing not only the mad from the sane but reason from unreason. Yet the very nature and extent of delusions are poorly understood. What are delusions? How do t…

  • On Loyalty

    On Loyalty
    av Troy Jollimore

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415782272

    Loyalty is a highly charged and important issue, often evoking strong feelings and actions. What is loyalty? Is loyalty compatible with impartiality? How do we respond to conflicts of loyalties? In a global era, should we be trying to transcend loya…

  • On Loyalty

    On Loyalty
    av Troy Jollimore

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415614573

    Loyalty is a highly charged and important issue, often evoking strong feelings and actions. What is loyalty? Is loyalty compatible with impartiality? How do we respond to conflicts of loyalties? In a global era, should we be trying to transcend loya…

  • On Translation

    On Translation
    av Paul Ricoeur

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415357784

    Paul Ricoeur was one of the most important philosophers of the twentieth century. In this short and accessible book, he turns to a topic at the heart of much of his work: What is translation and why is it so important? Reminding us that The Bible,…

  • On Translation

    On Translation
    av Paul Ricoeur

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415357777

    Paul Ricoeur was one of the most important philosophers of the twentieth century. In this short and accessible book, he turns to a topic at the heart of much of his work: What is translation and why is it so important? Reminding us that The Bible,…

  • On Waiting

    On Waiting
    av Harold Schweizer

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415775076

    'This is a quite remarkable book, a pleasure to read. Not only is it clear and informative but also by turns witty, melancholic and insightful. The book is astonishingly erudite, but wears this learning so lightly and so charmingly that it is both e…

  • On Waiting

    On Waiting
    av Harold Schweizer

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415775069

    'This is a quite remarkable book, a pleasure to read. Not only is it clear and informative but also by turns witty, melancholic and insightful. The book is astonishingly erudite, but wears this learning so lightly and so charmingly that it is both e…

  • On Science

    On Science
    av Brian Ridley

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415249805

    Can science explain everything? Brian Ridley, a physicist himself, explores this question and more in this compelling exploration of both the scope and limits of science. Tracing back to the roots of scientific thinking in a world of 'magical ideas'…

  • On Science

    On Science
    av Brian Ridley

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415249799

    Can science explain everything? Brian Ridley, a physicist himself, explores this question and more in this compelling exploration of both the scope and limits of science. Tracing back to the roots of scientific thinking in a world of 'magical ideas'…

  • On Shame

    On Shame
    av Michael Morgan

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415396233

    Shame is one of a family of self-conscious emotions that includes embarrassment, guilt, disgrace, and humiliation. On Shame examines this emotion psychologically and philosophically, in order to show how it can be a galvanizing force for moral actio…

  • On Shame

    On Shame
    av Michael Morgan

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415396226

    Shame is one of a family of self-conscious emotions that includes embarrassment, guilt, disgrace, and humiliation. On Shame examines this emotion psychologically and philosophically, in order to show how it can be a galvanizing force for moral actio…

  • On Cloning

    On Cloning
    av John Harris

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415316996

    Cloning - few words have as much potential to grip our imagination or grab the headlines. No longer the stuff of science fiction or Star Wars - it is happening now. Yet human cloning is currently banned throughout the world, and therapeutic cloning…

  • On Cloning

    On Cloning
    av John Harris

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415317009

    Cloning - few words have as much potential to grip our imagination or grab the headlines. No longer the stuff of science fiction or Star Wars - it is happening now. Yet human cloning is currently banned throughout the world, and therapeutic cloning…

  • On Literature

    On Literature
    av Hillis Miller

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415261258

    Debates rage over what kind of literature we should read, what is good and bad literature, and whether in the global, digital age, literature even has a future. But what exactly is literature? Why should we read literature? How do we read literature…

  • On Literature

    On Literature
    av Hillis Miller

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415261241

    Debates rage over what kind of literature we should read, what is good and bad literature, and whether in the global, digital age, literature even has a future. But what exactly is literature? Why should we read literature? How do we read literature…

  • On Manners

    On Manners
    av Karen Stohr

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415875387

    Many otherwise enlightened people often dismiss etiquette as a trivial subject or—worse yet—as nothing but a disguise for moral hypocrisy or unjust social hierarchies. Such sentiments either mistakenly assume that most manners merely fra…

  • On Manners

    On Manners
    av Karen Stohr

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415875370

    Many otherwise enlightened people often dismiss etiquette as a trivial subject or—worse yet—as nothing but a disguise for moral hypocrisy or unjust social hierarchies. Such sentiments either mistakenly assume that most manners merely fra…

  • On Stories

    On Stories
    av Richard Kearney

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415247986

    Stories offer us some of the richest and most enduring insights into the human condition and have preoccupied philosophy since Aristotle. On Stories presents in clear and compelling style just why narrative has this power over us and argues that the…

  • On Stories

    On Stories
    av Richard Kearney

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415247979

    Stories offer us some of the richest and most enduring insights into the human condition and have preoccupied philosophy since Aristotle. On Stories presents in clear and compelling style just why narrative has this power over us and argues that the…

  • On Personality

    On Personality
    av Peter Goldie

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415305136

    Warm, sensitive, creative, outgoing, cheeky, creepy. Scan any personal ads page and it's clear that to get a life you need a personality first. It is also a notion with a long and often bizarre history: in early Greece and medieval Europe, it was th…

  • On Personality

    On Personality
    av Peter Goldie

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415305143

    Warm, sensitive, creative, outgoing, cheeky, creepy. Scan any personal ads page and it's clear that to get a life you need a personality first. It is also a notion with a long and often bizarre history: in early Greece and medieval Europe, it was th…

  • On Humanism

    On Humanism
    av Richard Norman

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138834828

    What is humanism and why does it matter? Is there any doctrine every humanist must hold? If it rejects religion, what does it offer in its place? Have the twentieth century’s crimes against humanity spelled the end for humanism? On Humanism i…

  • On Humanism

    On Humanism
    av Richard Norman

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415670418

    What is humanism and why does it matter? Is there any doctrine every humanist must hold? If it rejects religion, what does it offer in its place? Have the twentieth century’s crimes against humanity spelled the end for humanism? On Humanism i…

  • On Evil

    On Evil
    av Adam Morton

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415305198

    Evil has long fascinated psychologists, philosophers, novelists and playwrights but remains an incredibly difficult concept to talk about. On Evil is a compelling and at times disturbing tour of the many faces of evil. What is evil, and what makes p…

  • On Evil

    On Evil
    av Adam Morton

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415305181

    Evil has long fascinated psychologists, philosophers, novelists and playwrights but remains an incredibly difficult concept to talk about. On Evil is a compelling and at times disturbing tour of the many faces of evil. What is evil, and what makes p…

  • On Music

    On Music
    av Theodore Gracyk

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415807784

    Opinionated and example-filled, this extremely concise and accessible book provides a survey of some fundamental and longstanding debates about the nature of music. The central arguments and ideas of historical and contemporary philosophers are pres…

  • On Music

    On Music
    av Theodore Gracyk

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415807777

    Opinionated and example-filled, this extremely concise and accessible book provides a survey of some fundamental and longstanding debates about the nature of music. The central arguments and ideas of historical and contemporary philosophers are pres…

  • On Anxiety

    On Anxiety
    av Renata Salecl

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415312769

    We frequently hear that we live in an age of anxiety, from 'therapy culture', the Atkins diet and child anti-depressants to gun culture and weapons of mass destruction. While Hollywood regularly cashes in on teenage anxiety through its Scream franch…

  • On Anxiety

    On Anxiety
    av Renata Salecl

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415312752

    We frequently hear that we live in an age of anxiety, from 'therapy culture', the Atkins diet and child anti-depressants to gun culture and weapons of mass destruction. While Hollywood regularly cashes in on teenage anxiety through its Scream franch…

  • On Criticism

    On Criticism
    av Noel Carroll

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415396219

    In a recent poll of practicing art critics, 75 percent reported that rendering judgments on artworks was the least significant aspect of their job. This is a troubling statistic for philosopher and critic Noel Carroll, who argues that that the prope…

  • On Criticism

    On Criticism
    av Noel Carroll

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415396202

    In a recent poll of practicing art critics, 75 percent reported that rendering judgments on artworks was the least significant aspect of their job. This is a troubling statistic for philosopher and critic Noel Carroll, who argues that that the prope…

  • On Film

    On Film
    av Stephen Mulhall

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415247962

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

  • On the Public

    On the Public
    av Alastair Hannay

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415327930

    The media often talk about public opinion, the 'American' or 'British' public, or the movie-going public. A public can hold an opinion and be divided. What is the public and where did it come from? Is there one public or many? Is the very idea of th…

  • On the Public

    On the Public
    av Alastair Hannay

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415327923

    The media often talk about public opinion, the 'American' or 'British' public, or the movie-going public. A public can hold an opinion and be divided. What is the public and where did it come from? Is there one public or many? Is the very idea of th…

  • On Courage

    On Courage
    av Geoffrey Scarre

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415471138

    What is courage and why is it one of the oldest and most universally admired virtues? How is it relevant in the world today, and what contemporary forms does it take? In this insightful and crisply written book, Geoffrey Scarre examines these quest…

  • On Courage

    On Courage
    av Geoffrey Scarre

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415471060

    What is courage and why is it one of the oldest and most universally admired virtues? How is it relevant in the world today, and what contemporary forms does it take? In this insightful and crisply written book, Geoffrey Scarre examines these quest…

  • On the Internet

    On the Internet
    av Hubert L. Dreyfus

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415775168

    Can the internet solve the problem of mass education, and bring human beings to a new level of community? Drawing on a diverse array of thinkers from Plato to Kierkegaard, On the Internet argues that there is much in common between the disembodied,…

  • On the Internet

    On the Internet
    av Hubert L. Dreyfus

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138128330

    Can the internet solve the problem of mass education, and bring human beings to a new level of community? Drawing on a diverse array of thinkers from Plato to Kierkegaard, On the Internet argues that there is much in common between the disembodied,…

  • On Belief

    On Belief
    av Slavoj Zizek

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415255318

    What is the basis of belief in an era when globalization, multiculturalism and big business are the new religion? Slavoj Zizek, renowned philosopher and irrepressible cultural critic takes on all comers in this compelling and breathless new book. Fr…

  • On Belief

    On Belief
    av Slavoj Zizek

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415255325

    Gets behind the contours of the way we normally think about belief, in particular Judaism and Christianity.

  • On the Meaning of Life

    On the Meaning of Life
    av John Cottingham

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415247993

    The question 'What is the meaning of life?' is one of the most fascinating, oldest and most difficult questions human beings have ever posed themselves. In an increasingly secularized culture, it remains a question to which we are ineluctably and po…

  • On the Meaning of Life

    On the Meaning of Life
    av John Cottingham

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415248006

    The question 'What is the meaning of life?' is one of the most fascinating, oldest and most difficult questions human beings have ever posed themselves. In an increasingly secularized culture, it remains a question to which we are ineluctably and po…

  • On Immigration and Refugees

    On Immigration and Refugees
    av Sir Michael Dummett

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415227087

    Michael Dummett, philosopher and social critic, was one of the sharpest and most prominent commentators and campaigners for the fair treatment of immigrants and refugees in Britain and Europe. This book insightfully draws together his thoughts on th…

  • On Immigration and Refugees

    On Immigration and Refugees
    av Sir Michael Dummett

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415227070

    Michael Dummett, philosopher and social critic, was one of the sharpest and most prominent commentators and campaigners for the fair treatment of immigrants and refugees in Britain and Europe. This book insightfully draws together his thoughts on th…

  • On the Human Condition

    On the Human Condition
    av Dominique Janicaud

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415327961

    The potential to clone, augment, and repair human beings is pushing the very concept of the human to its limit. Fantasies and metaphors of a supposedly monstrous and inhuman future increasingly dominate films, art and popular culture. On the Human C…

  • On the Human Condition

    On the Human Condition
    av Dominique Janicaud

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415327954

    The potential to clone, augment, and repair human beings is pushing the very concept of the human to its limit. Fantasies and metaphors of a supposedly monstrous and inhuman future increasingly dominate films, art and popular culture. On the Human C…

  • On Architecture

    On Architecture
    av Fred Rush

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415396189

    Architecture is a philosophical puzzle. Although we spend most of our time in buildings, we rarely reflect on what they mean or how we experience them. With some notable exceptions, they have generally struggled to be taken seriously as works of art…

  • On Architecture

    On Architecture
    av Fred Rush

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415396196

    Architecture is a philosophical puzzle. Although we spend most of our time in buildings, we rarely reflect on what they mean or how we experience them. With some notable exceptions, they have generally struggled to be taken seriously as works of art…

  • On Landscapes

    On Landscapes
    av Susan Herrington

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415991254

    There is no escaping landscape: it's everywhere and part of everyone's life. Landscapes have received much less attention in aesthetics than those arts we can choose to ignore, such as painting or music – but they can tell us a lot about the e…

  • On Landscapes

    On Landscapes
    av Susan Herrington

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415991247

    There is no escaping landscape: it's everywhere and part of everyone's life. Landscapes have received much less attention in aesthetics than those arts we can choose to ignore, such as painting or music – but they can tell us a lot about the e…

  • On Humour

    On Humour
    av Simon Critchley

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415251211

    Does humour make us human, or do the cats and dogs laugh along with us? On Humour is a fascinating, beautifully written and funny book on what humour can tell us about being human. Simon Critchley skilfully probes some of the most perennial but leas…

  • On Humour

    On Humour
    av Simon Critchley

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415251204

    Does humour make us human, or do the cats and dogs laugh along with us? On Humour is a fascinating, beautifully written and funny book on what humour can tell us about being human. Simon Critchley skilfully probes some of the most perennial but leas…

  • On Habit

    On Habit
    av Clare Carlisle

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415619141

    For Aristotle, excellence is not an act but a habit, and Hume regards habit as ‘the great guide of life’. However, for Proust habit is problematic: ‘if habit is a second nature, it prevents us from knowing our first.’ What is…

  • On Habit

    On Habit
    av Clare Carlisle

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415619134

    For Aristotle, excellence is not an act but a habit, and Hume regards habit as ‘the great guide of life’. However, for Proust habit is problematic: ‘if habit is a second nature, it prevents us from knowing our first.’ What is…

  • On Privacy

    On Privacy
    av Annabelle Lever

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415395694

    This book explores the Janus-faced features of privacy, and looks at their implications for the control of personal information, for sexual and reproductive freedom, and for democratic politics. It asks what, if anything, is wrong with asking women…

  • On Privacy

    On Privacy
    av Annabelle Lever

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415395700

    This book explores the Janus-faced features of privacy, and looks at their implications for the control of personal information, for sexual and reproductive freedom, and for democratic politics. It asks what, if anything, is wrong with asking women…

  • On Obama

    On Obama
    av Paul C. Taylor

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415525473

    On Obama examines some of the key philosophical questions that accompany the historic emergence of the 44th US president. The purpose of this book is to take seriously the once common thought that the Obama presidency had ushered in a post-historica…

  • On Obama

    On Obama
    av Paul C. Taylor

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415525466

    On Obama examines some of the key philosophical questions that accompany the historic emergence of the 44th US president. The purpose of this book is to take seriously the once common thought that the Obama presidency had ushered in a post-historica…

  • On Cosmopolitanism and Forgiveness

    On Cosmopolitanism and Forgiveness
    av Jacques Derrida

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415227124

    One of the world's most famous philosophers, Jacques Derrida, explores difficult questions in this important and engaging book. Is it still possible to uphold international hospitality and justice in the face of increasing nationalism and civil stri…

  • On Cosmopolitanism and Forgiveness

    On Cosmopolitanism and Forgiveness
    av Jacques Derrida

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415227117

    One of the world's most famous philosophers, Jacques Derrida, explores difficult questions in this important and engaging book. Is it still possible to uphold international hospitality and justice in the face of increasing nationalism and civil stri…