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How I Met Your Mother and Philosophy

How I Met Your Mother and Philosophy: Being and Awesomeness

Edited by Lorenzo von Matterhorn

“Suit up! I always knew that I liked Barney while despising his behavior, but now, thanks to How I Met Your Mother and Philosophy, I understand why!”

—Nicolas Michaud, editor of Frankenstein and Philosophy: The Shocking Truth

Time, Will, and Purpose

Time, Will, and Purpose: Living Ideas from the Philosophy of Josiah Royce

Randall E. Auxier

“ . . . not only a comprehensive and systematic introduction to Josiah Royce’s philosophy, but also the most innovative interpretation of Royce’s ontology and philosophical method now available.”

—Dwayne A. Tunstall, Associate Professor of Philosophy, Grand Valley State University, and author of Yes, but Not Quite: Encountering Josiah Royce’s Ethico-religious Insight (2009)

Emancipating Slaves, Enslaving Free Men

Emancipating Slaves, Enslaving Free Men, 2nd Edition

Jeffrey Rogers Hummel

This new edition has a substantial new introduction by the author, correcting and supplementing the account given in the first edition (the major revision is an increase in the estimate of total casualties) and a foreword by John Majewski, a rising star of Civil War studies.

The Philosophy of Arthur C. Danto

The Philosophy of Arthur C. Danto

Edited by Randall E. Auxier and Lewis Edwin Hahn

In this volume Danto offers his intellectual autobiography and responds to essays by 27 of the keenest critics of his thought from the worlds of philosophy and the arts. Includes 16 pages of color art reproductions.

Boardwalk Empire and Philosophy

Boardwalk Empire and Philosophy: Bootleg This Book

Edited by Richard Greene and Rachel Robison-Greene

"Set in a caricature-world of the Roaring Twenties as they might have been in an alternate reality, Boardwalk Empire faces us with life-and-death issues of metaphysics, ethics, and political philosophy. In Boardwalk Empire and Philosophy, sixteen philosophical bootleggers bring you contraband ideas and illicit truths the thought police might not want you to consume.”

—Ashley Barkman, co-editor of The Culture and Philosophy of Ridley Scott

Frankenstein and Philosophy

Frankenstein and Philosophy: The Shocking Truth

Edited by Nicolas Michaud

Frankenstein and Philosophy helps us see the real significance of the entire Frankenstein phenomenon, in movies and comic books as well as novels. This pathbreaking volume is a must read!”

—Hans-Herbert Kögler, author of The Power of Dialogue

The Tea Party Explained

The Tea Party Explained: From Crisis to Crusade

Yuri Maltsev and Roman Skaskiw

“The Tea Party is to government what The Disruptors are to the business world. Maltsev and Skaskiw provide the indispensable guide to America’s return to its libertarian roots.”

—Douglas French, author of Walk Away: The Rise and Fall of the Homeownership Myth

Phenomenology Explained

Phenomenology Explained: From Experience to Insight

David Detmer

“Detmer’s Phenomenology Explained is the essential guidebook to Husserl’s phenomenology.”

—Nicholas Wernicki, Assistant Professor, Peirce College

Ender's Game and Philosophy

Ender's Game and Philosophy: Genocide Is Child's Play

Edited by D. E. Wittkower and Lucinda Rush

Ender's Game and Philosophy brings together over thirty philosophers to engage in wide-ranging discussion on the troubling, exciting, and fascinating issues raised in and amidst the excitement and fear of Orson Scott Card’s novels and Gavin Hood’s film.

Therapy Breakthrough

Therapy Breakthrough: Why Some Psychotherapies Work Better than Others

Michael R. Edelstein, Ph.D., Richard K. Kujoth, Ed.D., and David Ramsay Steele, Ph.D

Therapy Breakthrough is a bold and instantly readable primer on the seismic shift in psychotherapy as seen from within the profession—and a helpful reminder of what is at the core of modern therapeutic techniques. It’s also a fun read!”

—Nando Pelusi, Ph.D., New York clinical psychologist and contributing editor for Psychology Today

Carnap, Tarski, and Quine at Harvard

Carnap, Tarski, and Quine at Harvard: Conversations on Logic, Mathematics, and Science

Greg Frost-Arnold

“In 1940-41 Carnap, Tarski, and Quine met at Harvard to discuss fundamental issues. Thanks to this book we can now attend those discussions as well. . . . The book is a major achievement.”

—Richard Creath, Arizona State University

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