Category: Philosophy


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Aquinas to Whitehead: Seven Centuries of Metaphysics of Religion

By: Hartshorne, Charles E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, Marquette University Publications, 1976

Edition: First Edition

The 1976 Aquinas Lecture, delivered at Marquette University on Feb. 22, 1976. Maroon cloth w/gilt lettering to front cover/spine, 54 pages + six pages listing previous lectures published. A hint of wear to corners/spine ends, dampstaining to back cover, light general wear. View more info

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BABEL, A Journal of Early Modern Studies, Volume II (signed)

By: Reid, Lindsay, Lisa Mullins, Ron Haflidson, and Hugh Samson (editors)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Halifax, The Early Modern Studies Department / University of King's College, 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Two Editors

Students from King's College and Dartmouth University provide a collection of student essays that are "explorations, proposals, interpretations, and diatribes about the historical events, literature, philosophy, and art, that helped shape Western Society." Contributors include the editors, Samuel Austin, Jesse Blackwood, Naomi Blackwood, John Blanchard, Sarah Brodbar-Nemzer, Robyn Brown, James Bryson, Jeremy Dickstein, Micheal Fountain, Ross Gower, Christopher H... View more info

DESCARTES, Pasiunile Sufletului

By: Bratescu, G. (introduction)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Bucuresti (Bucharest), Editura Stiintifica si Enciclopedica, 1984

Romanian-language edition of the philosopher's 'Les passions de l'ame' ('Passions of the Soul). Grey cloth, 239 pages (including index/glossary), illustrated. Moderate general wear, in dust jacket w/impressions, general wear. Uncommon. View more info

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DOING ETHICS IN A PLURALISTIC WORLD, Essays in Honour of Roger C. Hutchinson

By: Airhart, Phyllis D., Marilyn J. Legge, Gary L. Redcliffe (editors)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Waterloo, Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2002

Edition: First Edition

Contains twelve essays honouring a noted ethicist and educator. The essays include "Roger Hutchinson as Ethicist and Educator in an Age of Religious Pluralism" (C. Douglas Jay), "The Church and Pluralism in Quebec: An Account of a Participant (Gregory Baum), "Karl Barth on Divine Command: A Jewish Response (David Novak), "Not Moral Heroes: The Grace of God and the Church's Public Voice" (Harold Wells), "'O Day of God, Draw Nigh': R.B.Y. S... View more info

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By: Anonymous

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, privately published (printed by Sanders Phillips & Co. at the Bayard Press), 1938

Edition: First Edition

A very uncommon and decidedly unusual blend of philosophy and theology, explained as "the new conception of Christianity and of world religions (acceptable to this New Age) to be applied in practical form to every-day life as from this Year of Grace 1938." This "dynamic philosophy of life" was begun in 1934, but its publication delayed until a number of "eventualities--which are of major importance to the public mind on this New Year's Day 1938--were ... View more info

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Excerpts From Plato's Republic

By: Plato

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York & Hartford, Privately published by Dr. C. Charles Burlingame, 1940

Edition: First Edition

From the title page: "A small book conceived as a reminder and dedicated as a Christmas Greeting to my good friends throughout the country." Brown boards w/gilt cameo illustration/lettering to front cover, tipped-in illustration (page iv), [viii] 20 pages, illustrated. Light wear to corners/spine ends, tiny circular soil mark to bottom right corner of half-title, light general wear. View more info

Habermas and the Dialectic of Reason

By: Ingram, David

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press, 1987

Edition: 2nd edition

the author summarizes the themes of Jurgen Habermas' 'Theorie des kommunikativen Handelns,' "placing them in the context of the philosopher's other work, relating them to poststructuralism, hermeneutics, and Neo-Aristotelianism, and surveying what other critics have said about Habermas."; 263 pgs., incl. Index; moderate soil to top edge, moderate general wear; View more info

INTERPRETING MAIMONIDES, Studies in Methodology, Metaphysics, and Moral Philosophy

By: Fox, Marvin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago & London, University of Chicago Press, 1990

Edition: First Edition

A study of the work of the 12th-century philosopher Moses Maimonides. "Fox offers a general approach to reading Maimonides' philosophy and more specific reconsiderations of his ethical, metaphysical, and religious thought." Brown cloth w/gilt spine lettering, 356 pages (including index). Gently bumped corners/spine ends, tiny ink mark to top edge in rubbed dust jacket w/impressions. View more info

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Moral Selfhood in the Liberal Tradition: The Politics of Individuality

By: Fairfield, Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto & Buffalo & London, University of Toronto Press, 2000

Edition: First Edition

Fairfield "proposes that liberalism requires a complete reconception of moral selfhood, one that accommodates elements of the contemporary critiques without abandoning liberal individualism." Blue cloth w/silver spine lettering, 278 pages (including conclusion, notes, bibliography, index). Light general wear, in like dust jacket. View more info

The Sayings of Confucius

By: Ware, James R. (translator)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Mentor ME2168,

Edition: 18th Mentor edition

The classic work presenting the wisdom of "the most famous of all the wise men of ancient China." 128 pages, including a list of Chinese Dynastic Successions, Bibliography, and Index of Subjects. Impressions, scratches. Internally tight and clean. View more info

The Teaching of Sri Aurobindo

By: Sri Aurobindo

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pondicherry, Sri Aurobindo Society, 1966

Edition: 2nd revised edition

Instruction and explanation from Sri Aurobindo and The Mother, and including photographs of eight flowers and their significance. 64 pages. Creasing/crinkling to top right corner of front cover and continuing in diminishing degree through to third page, 1/4" tear to top edge of front cover, some browning to covers. View more info