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The Cambridge Translations of Medieval Philosophical Texts: Volume 2, Ethics ...

Arthur Stephen McGrade, John Kilcullen - Philosophy - 2001 - 664 pages
Beginning with Albert the Great, who introduced the Latin west to the challenging moral philosophy and natural science of Aristotle, and concluding with the first substantial ...
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The Fragility of Goodness: Luck and Ethics in Greek Tragedy and ..., Part 2

Martha C. Nussbaum - Philosophy - 2001 - 544 pages
This book is a study of ancient views about "moral luck." It examines the fundamental ethical problem that many of the valued constituents of a well-lived life are vulnerable ...
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Aristotle: The Desire to Understand

Jonathan Lear - Philosophy - 1988 - 328 pages
This is a philosophical introduction to Aristotle, and Professor Lear starts where Aristotle himself started. He introduces us to the essence of Aristotle's philosophy and ...
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The Cambridge Companion to Sartre

Christina Howells - Philosophy - 1992 - 387 pages
This is one of the most comprehensive and up-to-date surveys of the philosophy of Sartre, by some of the foremost interpreters in the United States and Europe. The essays are ...
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Wittgenstein: Biography and Philosophy

James C. Klagge - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 272 pages
A collection of essays exploring the relationship between Wittgenstein's life and his philosophy.
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Daniel Dennett

Andrew Brook, Don Ross - Philosophy - 2002 - 302 pages
Contemporary Philosophy in Focus will offer a series of introductory volumes of newly commissioned essays to many of the dominant philosophical thinkers of the current age ...
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Essays on Hellenistic Epistemology and Ethics

Gisela Striker - Philosophy - 1974 - 335 pages
This collection of essays focuses on key questions debated by Greek and Roman philosophers of the Hellenistic period.
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French Philosophy in the Twentieth Century

Gary Gutting - Philosophy - 2001 - 419 pages
A clear and comprehensive account of the history of French philosophy in the twentieth century.
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Sextus Empiricus: Outlines of Scepticism

Sextus Empiricus, Julia Annas, Jonathan Barnes - Philosophy - 2000 - 248 pages
Outlines of Scepticism, by the Greek philosopher Sextus Empiricus, is a work of major importance for the history of Greek philosophy. It is the fullest extant account of ...
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The Cambridge History of Later Medieval Philosophy: From the Rediscovery of ...

Norman Kretzmann, Anthony Kenny, Jan Pinborg - Philosophy - 1988 - 1035 pages
This 1982 book is a history of the great age of scholastism from Abelard to the rejection of Aristotelianism in the Renaissance, combining the highest standards of medieval ...
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