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Kant and the Reach of Reason: Studies in Kant's Theory of Rational ...

Nicholas Rescher - Philosophy - 2000 - 258 pages
The essays collected in this volume have a strong thematic and interpretative unity. Their underlying concern is with the overall nature of Kant's philosophical system, and ...
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Nature and Understanding: The Metaphysics and Method of Science

Nicholas Rescher - Philosophy - 2003 - 186 pages
Nature and Understanding explores the prospect of looking from a scientific point of view at such central ideas of traditional metaphysics as the simplicity of nature, its ...
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Fairness: Theory and Practice of Distributive Justice

Nicholas Rescher - Philosophy - 134 pages
In theory and practice, the notion of fairness is far from simple. The principle is often elusive and subject to confusion, even in institutions of law, usage, and custom. In ...
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Inquiry Dynamics

Nicholas Rescher - Philosophy - 107 pages
Epistemology is more than the theory of knowledge. Its range of concern includes not only knowledge proper but also rational belief, probability, plausibility, evidentiation ...
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Complexity: A Philosophical Overview

Nicholas Rescher - Philosophy - 1998 - 219 pages
"This volume explores the nature of complexity and considers its bearing on our world and how we manage our affairs within it." "Rescher's overall lesson is that the management ...
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Process Metaphysics: An Introduction to Process Philosophy

Nicholas Rescher - Philosophy - 1996 - 213 pages
Presents a synoptic, compact, and accessible exposition of this influential and interesting sector of twentieth-century American philosophy.
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Dialectics: A Controversy-Oriented Approach to the Theory of Knowledge

Nicholas Rescher - Connaissance, Théorie de la - 1977 - 128 pages
This book explores a disputational approach to inquiry. Such a focus on disputation is useful because it exhibits epistemological process at work in a setting of socially ...
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Cognitive Idealization: On the Nature and Utility of Cognitive Ideals

Nicholas Rescher - Philosophy - 2003 - 122 pages
Ethical idealization pivots on idealities in the sphere of human action. Cognitive idealization, by contrast, pivots on idealization in the sphere of our knowledge. Accordingly ...
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