Download PDF by Oswald Spengler: Der Mensch und die Technik; Beitrag zu einer Philosophie des

By Oswald Spengler

Oswald Spengler: Der Mensch und die Technik. Beitrag zu einer Philosophie des Lebens

Edition Holzinger. Taschenbuch

Berliner Ausgabe, 2016, four. Auflage

Durchgesehener Neusatz bearbeitet und eingerichtet von Michael Holzinger

  • Erstdruck: München: Beck, 1931.

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  • Oswald Spengler: Der Mensch und die Technik. Beitrag zu einer Philosophie des Lebens, München: Beck, 1931.

Herausgeber der Reihe: Michael Holzinger

Reihengestaltung: Viktor Harvion

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New PDF release: The Ground Between: Anthropologists Engage Philosophy

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The guiding suggestion of this booklet is the appeal and distance that mark the relation among anthropology and philosophy. This topic is explored via encounters among person anthropologists and specific areas of philosophy. a number of of the main easy recommendations of the discipline—including notions of ethics, politics, temporality, self and different, and the character of human life—are items of a discussion, either implicit and particular, among anthropology and philosophy. those philosophical undercurrents in anthropology additionally converse to the query of what it's to event our being in a global marked through radical distinction and otherness. In The floor Between, twelve major anthropologists provide intimate reflections at the impact of specific philosophers on their manner of seeing the realm, and on what ethnography has taught them approximately philosophy. Ethnographies of the mundane and the typical elevate basic concerns that the participants grapple with in either their lives and their pondering. With directness and honesty, they relate specific philosophers to issues akin to find out how to reply to the affliction of the opposite, how strategies come up within the supply and take of lifestyle, and the way to be attuned to the realm throughout the senses. Their essays problem the concept philosophy is just the province philosophers, and recommend that convinced modalities of being on the planet should be construed as methods of doing philosophy.

Contributors. João Biehl, Steven C. Caton, Vincent Crapanzano, Veena Das, Didier Fassin, Michael M. J. Fischer, Ghassan Hage, Clara Han, Michael Jackson, Arthur Kleinman, Michael Puett, Bhrigupati Singh

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Download PDF by John Preston: Thought and Language (Royal Institute of Philosophy

By John Preston

ISBN-10: 0521587417

ISBN-13: 9780521587419

The connection among idea and language has been of vital significance to philosophy ever due to the fact Plato characterized considering as 'a discussion the soul has with itself'. during this quantity, numerous significant twentieth-century philosophers of brain and language make additional contributions to the talk. one of the questions addressed are: is language conceptually sooner than notion, or vice versa? needs to inspiration ensue 'in' a medium? To what quantity can creatures with no language be credited with options? can we need to feel that pondering includes using suggestions? What does it suggest to have and set up an idea? How do contemporary mental experiments endure on those concerns? Are ideals, wishes, hopes and fears rightly construed as 'attitudes in the direction of propositions'? should still twentieth-century philosophy be conceived of when it comes to Michael Dummett's contrast among 'analytical philosophy' and the 'philosophy of thought'?

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New PDF release: Trefethen's index cards : forty years of notes about people,

By Lloyd N. Trefethen

ISBN-10: 9814360694

ISBN-13: 9789814360692

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This can be a booklet distinctive in constitution -- a suite of principles famous on index playing cards over a interval of forty years.

Acclaimed mathematician Lloyd N Trefethen, Professor of Numerical research at Oxford collage, has created an highbrow diary, marking the advance of his pursuits and concepts, from his teenage years to the current. those ideas stand as signposts, directing us via a brain that applies an identical clinical self-discipline and rigor in lifestyle as that wanted for fulfillment in technological know-how and academia. Informative and interesting, Professor Trefethen's Index Cards is a university of observations of infrequent readability, in topics starting from astronomy to relations existence, and from song to politics.

The e-book should be of curiosity not just to different scientists and mathematicians, yet to an individual within the normal public attracted to discerning how a systematic outlook informs the way in which we see broader concerns within the societies we are living in

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New PDF release: The Republic of Plato, Volume 1

By James Adam

The past due James Adam's version of The Republic of Plato was once released in 1902 and has lengthy been out of print; it nonetheless is still one of the so much certain and necessary serious variations to be had. D. A. Rees, Fellow and coach of Jesus collage, Oxford, has written an advent of 15,000 phrases for this variation. In it, he surveys Adam's paintings at the Republic and experiences next paintings at the textual difficulties, language and that means of the e-book. The publication is split into volumes; quantity I, revealed right here, creation and Books I-V, and quantity II. Books VI-X and Indexes.

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Erich H. Reck's From Frege to Wittgenstein: Perspectives on Early Analytic PDF

By Erich H. Reck

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ISBN-13: 9780195133264

Analytic philosophy - arguably crucial philosophical circulate within the twentieth century - has won a brand new historic self-consciousness, rather approximately it's personal origins. The interval among 1880 and 1930 observed crucial paintings of its founding figures (Frege, Russell, Moore, Wittgenstein) take root and flourish. The fifteen previously-unpublished essays during this assortment discover diversified aspects of this era, with an emphasis at the important highbrow courting among Frege and the early Wittgenstein.

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Download e-book for kindle: After Nietzsche: Notes Towards a Philosophy of Ecstasy by Jill Marsden

By Jill Marsden

ISBN-10: 0333918762

ISBN-13: 9780333918760

This publication explores the ingenious chances for philosophy created by means of Nietzsche's sustained mirrored image at the phenomenon of ecstasy. From The delivery of Tragedy to his experimental "physiology of art," Nietzsche examines the cultured, erotic, and sacred dimensions of rapture, hinting at how an ecstatic philosophy is learned in his elusive doctrine of everlasting go back. Jill Marsden pursues the consequences of this legacy for modern Continental inspiration through analyses of such voyages in ecstasy as Kant, Schopenhauer, Schreber, and Bataille.

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Tod Lindberg's The Heroic Heart: Greatness Ancient and Modern PDF

By Tod Lindberg

ISBN-10: 1594038244

ISBN-13: 9781594038242

What does it suggest to be a hero? In The Heroic Heart, Tod Lindberg strains the standard of heroic greatness from its so much far away foundation in human prehistory to the current day. The designation of “hero” as soon as conjured as a rule the prowess of conquerors and kings slaying their enemies at the battlefield. Heroes within the glossy international are available many types, from lecturers and mentors creating a lasting effect on others by way of giving of themselves, to firefighters no much less prepared than their old opposite numbers to chance lifestyles and limb. They don’t accomplish that to say a declare of superiority over others, besides the fact that. relatively, the fashionable heroic middle acts to serve others and store others. The spirit of recent heroism is generosity, what Lindberg calls “the being concerned will,” a primal human trait that has flourished along the unfold of freedom and equality.

Through its intimate pictures of historic and literary figures and its refined depiction of the main tricky difficulties of politics, The Heroic Heart bargains a startlingly unique account of the passage from the traditional to the fashionable global and the half the heroic style has performed in it. Lindberg deftly combines social feedback and ethical philosophy in a piece that ranks with such classics as Thomas Carlyle’s nineteenth-century On Heroes, Hero-Worship and the Heroic in History and Joseph Campbell’s twentieth-century The Hero with one thousand Faces.

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Download e-book for kindle: Frantz Fanon: Toward a Revolutionary Humanism (Ohio Short by Christopher J. Lee

By Christopher J. Lee

ISBN-10: 0821421743

ISBN-13: 9780821421741

Psychiatrist, thinker, and progressive, Frantz Fanon is among the most vital intellectuals of the 20th century. He provided robust reviews of racism, colonialism, and nationalism in his vintage books, Black dermis, White Masks (1952) and The Wretched of the Earth (1961). This biography reintroduces Fanon for a brand new iteration of readers, revisiting those enduring topics whereas additionally arguing for these much less appreciated--namely, his anti-Manichean sensibility and his own ethic of radical empathy, either one of which underpinned his utopian imaginative and prescient of a brand new humanism. Written with readability and keenness, Christopher J. Lee's account eventually argues for the pragmatic idealism of Frantz Fanon and his persevered value this day.

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New PDF release: Formation of the Scientific Mind

By Gaston Bachelard

ISBN-10: 1903083206

ISBN-13: 9781903083208

First released in 1938, this ubiquitously taught French-text translation expounds at the concept of data and its development—a key component of Gaston Bachelard's concept of "the epistemological obstacle"—and the unavoidable presence within the considering individual's brain of preconceived and deceptive rules derived from the very nature of language and tradition.

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