• He is especially interested in new textbooks that incorporate recent changes in a sub-discipline, scholarly monographs with potential appeal outside their core sub-disciplines, books grounded in analytic philosophy that engage cutting-edge research in the sciences, new ideas for reference works, and short primers on emerging areas of study. (routledge.com)
  • 20th Century Analytic Philosophy (esp. (ualberta.ca)
  • One course from the following: Medieval (333), 19th-Century European Philosophers (336), Analytic Philosophy (337), American (338), 20th-century Continental Philosophers (341). (csbsju.edu)
  • Aristotle , Descartes , and even Kant ), philosophy of biology only emerged as an independent field of philosophy in the 1960s and 1970s. (wikipedia.org)
  • Introduction to German Philosophy: From Kant to Habermas. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • Kantianism , either the system of thought contained in the writings of the epoch-making 18th-century philosopher Immanuel Kant or those later philosophies that arose from the study of Kant's writings and drew their inspiration from his principles. (britannica.com)
  • Participating in the critical spirit and method of Kant, these philosophies are thus opposed to dogmatism , to expansive speculative naturalism (such as that of Benedict de Spinoza , the Dutch Jewish rationalist), and, usually, to irrationalism . (britannica.com)
  • A system such as the critical philosophy of Kant freely lends itself to reconstructions of its synthesis according to whatever preferences the private philosophical inclinations of the reader may impose or suggest. (britannica.com)
  • This has led some biologists and philosophers (for example, Ernst Mayr and David Hull) to return to the strictly philosophical reflections of Charles Darwin to resolve some of the problems which confronted them when they tried to employ a philosophy of science derived from classical physics . (wikipedia.org)
  • An introduction to philosophical questioning through a study of perennial issues in philosophy. (csbsju.edu)
  • Routledge publish classic texts, cutting edge research, as well as expert teaching resources in the field of Philosophy. (routledge.com)
  • On this page you'll find information about our range of publishing, as well as access to our online catalogue, digital resources such as the Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy , Taylor and Francis eBooks , and contact information. (routledge.com)
  • Tony Bruce has global responsibility for the Routledge Philosophy list and twenty years' experience in academic publishing. (routledge.com)
  • The Perennial Philosophy is a comparative study of mysticism by the British writer and novelist Aldous Huxley . (wikipedia.org)
  • The Perennial Philosophy was first published in 1945 immediately after the Second World War (and the defeat of National Socialism ) by Harper & Brothers in the United States (1946 by Chatto & Windus in the United Kingdom). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Perennial Philosophy is an attempt to present this Highest Common Factor of all theologies by assembling passages from the writings of those saints and prophets who have approached a direct spiritual knowledge of the Divine. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Perennial Philosophy is essentially an anthology of short passages taken from traditional Eastern texts and the writings of Western mystics, organised by subject and topic, with short connecting commentaries. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a special form of social consciousness, constantly interacting with all its other forms, philosophy is their general theoretical substantiation and interpretation. (marxists.org)
  • The touchstone of the value of philosophy as a world-view and methodology is the degree to which it is interconnected with life. (marxists.org)
  • and of the metaphysical apriorism (or rationalism ) of Christian Wolff , who systematized the philosophy of Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz , with its emphasis on mind. (britannica.com)
  • A.Shimony, The Transient now (in Search for a Naturalistic World View), Cambridge, Cambridge University Press 1993, Vol. II.J.J.C.Smart, Philosophy and Scientific Realism, New York, The Humanities Press 1963. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to preparing philosophy majors for graduate school, the study of philosophy serves as an excellent background for people entering other professions. (csbsju.edu)
  • The Philosophy Department conducts regular assessment of student learning-of majors, minors as well as students taking philosophy to meet core requirements. (csbsju.edu)
  • Philosophy majors outperform nearly all other majors on the standardized tests used to get into graduate and professional schools, such as the GMAT, GRE, LSAT and MCAT. (csun.edu)
  • Some of the most successful business executives and entrepreneurs were philosophy majors. (csun.edu)
  • Philosophy is the only discipline that investigates everything. (csun.edu)
  • Beyond this basic philosophy, I believe that the key to a successful orchestral program lies in long-term development with special regard to recruitment of new students and retention of current students. (csbsju.edu)
  • Some people think that the sciences can stand apart from philosophy, that the scientist should actually avoid philosophising, the latter often being understood as groundless and generally vague theorising. (marxists.org)
  • For a full day, students present their work in a professional setting, along with outside speakers, who share their own stories about the value philosophy has added to their lives. (csun.edu)
  • The study of philosophy can help one become a creative and independent thinker. (csun.edu)
  • The critical philosophy has been subjected to a variety of approaches and methods of interpretation. (britannica.com)
  • The Department offers courses of study leading to the Ph.D. in Philosophy. (mcgill.ca)
  • The Philosophy Department regards a major in philosophy as preparation for a reflective, thoughtful and deliberate life. (csbsju.edu)
  • The UMass Amherst Philosophy Department is committed to fostering a collegial environment that protects intellectual exploration, advances mutual respect, and promotes inclusivity. (umass.edu)
  • The philosophy department at CSUN has an excellent, well-trained faculty that is dedicated to nurturing the inner philosopher in each undergraduate. (csun.edu)
  • The CSUN Student Philosophy Conference is one of the most anticipated department events of the year. (csun.edu)
  • We publish many of the most prestigious journals in Philosophy, including a number of fully open access journals. (springer.com)
  • By the 19th century, emphasis on the negative aspects of Cynic philosophy led to the modern understanding of cynicism to mean a disposition of disbelief in the sincerity or goodness of human motives and actions. (wikipedia.org)
  • This field includes areas inside and outside of philosophy. (uky.edu)
  • Employers in all fields recognize the value of studying philosophy. (csun.edu)
  • So do they recognize as friends those who are suited to philosophy, and receive them kindly, while those unfitted they drive away, like dogs, by barking at them. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Fall 2013 Edition). (wikipedia.org)
  • Besides influencing the development of the specialised fields of knowledge, philosophy itself has been substantially enriched by progress in the concrete sciences. (marxists.org)