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This stimulating collection is devoted to the life and work of the most flamboyant of twentieth-century philosophers, Paul Feyerabend. Feyerabend's radical epistemological claims, and his stunning argument that there is no such thing as scientific method, were highly influential during his life and ..
₦ 15,810
Situated in a period that witnessed the genesis of institutions that have lasted to this day, this path-breaking study looks at how ancient Christian women, particularly in Asia Minor and Egypt, initiated ascetic ways of living, and how these practices were then institutionalized. Susanna Elm demons..
₦ 20,910
Leviathan after 350 Years (Mind Association Occasional) (Hardcover)
Original, important new contributions from the world's leading Hobbes scholars Brings together British, American, and continental European approaches to the history of philosophy All the essays engage with Hobbes's most widely read work Major new lines of research are raised and followedTom So..
₦ 25,500
A Brief History of the Paradox: Philosophy and the Labyrinths of the Mind (Paperback)
The first narrative history of paradoxes explores how the greatest minds have grappled with the most puzzling problemsCan God create a stone too heavy for him to lift? Can time have a beginning? Which came first, the chicken or the egg? Riddles, paradoxes, conundrums--for millennia the human mind ha..
₦ 8,667
A stimulating introduction to and historical perspective on the major issues and emerging debates in theological and religious studies at the turn of this new centuryThe essays in this volume give an account of how the agenda for theology and religious studies was set and reset throughout the twenti..
₦ 21,250
A Confusion of the Spheres: Kierkegaard and Wittgenstein on Philosophy and Religion (Paperback)
Fresh insight into Kierkegaard's influence on Wittgenstein Forceful and clearly-articulated arguments; in-depth analysis of primary and secondary literature Original contribution to key themes in the philosophy of religion Cursory allusions to the relation between Kierkegaard and Wittgenstein ar..
₦ 11,047
A Confusion of the Spheres: Kierkegaard and Wittgenstein on Philosophy and Religion (Hardcover)
Fresh insight into Kierkegaard's influence on Wittgenstein Forceful and clearly-articulated arguments; in-depth analysis of primary and secondary literature Original contribution to key themes in the philosophy of religionCursory allusions to the relation between Kierkegaard and Wittgenstein are..
₦ 17,510
A Contemporary Introduction to Free Will (Paperback)
Accessible to students with no background in the subject, A Contemporary Introduction to Free Will provides an extensive and up-to-date overview of all the latest views on this central problem of philosophy. Opening with a concise introduction to the history of the problem of free will--and its plac..
₦ 8,667
A Critical Geography of Britain's State Forests (Oxford Geographical and Environmental Studies) (Hardcover)
Explores Britain's changing vision of, and policy towards, forests and trees. An unusual in-depth look at the functioning of the Forestry CommissisonAttitudes in Britain to forests and trees are changing. Plantation forests - the product of the 'strategic reserve of timber' vision that held sway i..
₦ 40,630
This book represents an ambitious attempt to remove the stumbling blocks that stand in the way of a dialogue between Chinese and world philosophy. Hansen's main goal is to present a unified theory of Classical Chinese thought. What makes his attempt very different from innumerable previous efforts i..
₦ 10,710
A Discourse on the Method (Oxford World's Classics) (Paperback)
A new translation of a central philosophical text accompanied by a masterly and substantial introduction from the foremost Renaissance scholar Ian Maclean, designed to provide in-depth historical and philosophical context. The long introduction is a feature of this edition and is written from a hi..
₦ 6,627
A Future for Presentism (Hardcover)
First book-length defence of presentism - the view that only the present exists A fascinating read Accessible to non-specialists A self-contained and useful resource for those interested in the physics as well as the philosophy Many figures to aid understandingPresentism, the view that only ..
₦ 18,530