Jurassic Park and Philosophy: The Truth Is Terrifying
Edited by Nicolas Michaud and Jessica Watkins
Jurassic Park and Philosophy proves that philosophical thinking can be fun, even when confronting disturbing possibilities about the universe and our precarious place in it. The writers celebrate the thrill of intellectual discovery, as they point out the terror of the human predicament.
—Professor Shep Shepard, Florida State College at Jacksonville
Charles S. Peirce
Edited by Cornelis de Waal
Brings together Peirce's original series of papers as they appeared in Popular Science Monthly and a selection of Peirce’s later revisions, many of which remained hidden in the mass of messy manuscripts that were left behind after his death in 1914.
Human Knowledge: A Classic Statement of Logical Empiricism
Translated by Anssi Korhonen; edited by Juha Manninen, Ilkka Niiniluoto, and George A. Reisch
This is the first translation of Finnish philosopher Eino Kaila's major epistemological work, a classic statement of Logical Empiricism. It was based on his lectures as professor of theoretical philosophy at the University of Helsinki and written after having experienced the foundational debates of the Vienna Circle during the early summer of 1929.
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: 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)
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.
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: 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: 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: 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: From Experience to Insight
“Detmer’s Phenomenology Explained is the essential guidebook to Husserl’s phenomenology.”
—Nicholas Wernicki, Assistant Professor, Peirce College