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Inspired by Voltaire’s advice that a text needs to be concise to have real influence, this anthology contains fiery... see more

  Consciousness is widely perceived as one of the most fundamental, interesting and difficult problems of our time.... see more

In this bold and original study, Jeff Kochan constructively combines the sociology of scientific knowledge (SSK) with... see more

How do we know what we know? In this stimulating and rigorous book, Mark McBride explores two sets of issues in... see more

The Republic of Plato is one of the classic gateway texts into the study and practice of philosophy, and it is just the... see more

The Open Logic Text is an open-source, collaborative textbook of formal meta-logic and formal methods, starting at an... see more

This is a textbook in modern philosophy. It combines readings from primary sources with two pedagogical tools. Paragraphs... see more

This is an introductory textbook in logic and critical thinking. The goal of the textbook is to provide the reader with a... see more

Fundamental Methods of Logic is suitable for a one-semester introduction to logic/critical reasoning course. It covers a... see more

What does pleasure have to do with morality? What role, if any, should intuition have in the formation of moral theory?... see more

This book provides an overview of the current debates about the nature and extent of our moral obligations to animals.... see more

forall x is an introduction to sentential logic and first-order predicate logic with identity, logical systems that... see more

A Concise Introduction to Logic is an introduction to formal logic suitable for undergraduates taking a general education... see more

B.C. Campus Open Education:  Open Textbook Self-Publishing Guide is a practical reference/development tool for... see more

It is important for students not only to get an appreciation and understanding of philosophy but also to be exposed to... see more

The role of parents in shaping the characters of their children, the causes of violence and crime, and the roots of... see more

Is time travel just a confusing plot device deployed by science fiction authors and Hollywood filmmakers to amaze and... see more

In nine lively essays, bioethicist J. David Velleman challenges the prevailing consensus about assisted suicide and... see more

In this new edition of Foundations for Moral Relativism a distinguished moral philosopher tames a bugbear of current... see more

Metaethics from a First Person Standpoint addresses in a novel format the major topics and themes of contemporary... see more

Language is a human universal reflecting our deeply social nature. Among its essential functions, language enables us to... see more

The Scientific Revolution Revisited brings Mikuláš Teich back to the great movement of thought and action that... see more

Theory without practice is empty, practice without theory is blind, to adapt a phrase from Immanuel Kant. The sentiment... see more

Theory without practice is empty, practice without theory is blind, to adapt a phrase from Immanuel Kant. The sentiment... see more