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Products In Philosophy of language (Total Products 49, Showing: 1 -> 20)
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200 words to help you talk about philosophy
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Have you have ever felt at a disadvantage when joining in a conversation on a subject that you aren't confident about? If yes, this new book series is...
The body in pain
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Part philosophical meditation, part cultural critique, this profoundly original work explores the nature of physical suffering. Elaine Scarry bases he...

How Propaganda Works
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How propaganda undermines democracy and why we need to pay attentionOur democracy today is fraught with political campaigns, lobbyists, liberal media,...
Coming home
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'Some part of me believed I would become a more complete person if I spoke Irish, more in tune with my roots, my identity, my very being.'? 'I was o...

Analytic philosophy
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Analytic Philosophy: An Interpretive History explores the ways interpretation (of key figures, factions, texts, etc.) shaped the analytic tradition, ...
Killing in war
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Killing a person is in general among the most seriously wrongful forms of action, yet most of us accept that it can be permissible to kill people on a...

When the word becomes flesh
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Virno's meditation on speech as an intrinsically political practice mediating between biological invariants and changing historical determinations.Ori...
The secret life of language
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This book looks at how language has evolved around the globe from ancestral proto-languages to our recognisable modern tongues. It demonstrates how la...

Lao-Tzu, or the Way of The Dragon
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At its most basic, philosophy is about learning how to think about the world around us. It should come as no surprise, then, that children make excell...
The happiness passport
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In Hayes' book ... she joins the dots between these differing beliefs to help us cultivate a richer shared vocabulary of happiness, and unravels the ...

Sprachtheorie und deutsche Grammatik
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Der russische Gelehrte Wladimir Admoni (1909-1993) wurde nach dem Erscheinen der ersten Auflage seines Buches »Der deutsche Sprachbau&« im ...
Marxism and the philosophy of language
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V. N. Volosinov's important work, first published in Russian in 1929, had to wait a generation for recognition. This first paperback edition of the En...

The evolution of imagination
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Consider Miles Davis, horn held high, sculpting a powerful musical statement full of tonal patterns, inside jokes, and thrilling climactic phrases-all...
Kantian conceptual geography
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This is a work in Kantian conceptual geography. It explores issues in analytic epistemology, philosophy of language, and metaphysics in particular by ...

Being realistic about reasons
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T. M. Scanlon offers a qualified defense of normative cognitivism-the view that there are irreducibly normative truths about reasons for action. He re...
Horrible words
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'Stuffed with entertaining detail ... Horrible Words is lively, provocative, witty and enlightening' The TimesNothing inflames the language purists li...

The recursive mind
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The Recursive Mind challenges the commonly held notion that language is what makes us uniquely human. In this compelling book, Michael Corballis argue...
Irony and sarcasm
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A biography of two troublesome words.Isn't it ironic? Or is it? Never mind, I'm just being sarcastic (or am I?). Irony and sarcasm are two of the most...

Handbook of color psychology
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We perceive color everywhere and on everything that we encounter in daily life. Color science has progressed to the point where a great deal is known ...
Thinking about things
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In the blink of an eye, I can redirect my thought from London to Austin, from apples to unicorns, from former president Obama to the mythical flying h...

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