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Philosophy and psychology

Well-Being: Happiness in a Worthwhile Life

ISBN : 9780195323276

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¥11,242
Author: 
Neera Kapur Badhwar
Pages
264 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2014
This book offers a new argument for the ancient claim that well-being as the highest prudential good - eudaimonia - consists of happiness in a virtuous life. The argument takes into account recent wor ... Read more

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Weltschmerz: Pessimism in German Philosophy, 1860-1900

ISBN : 9780198822653

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¥3,652
Author: 
Frederick C. Beiser
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
153 x 234 mm
Pub date
Sep 2018
Weltschmerz is a study of the pessimism that dominated German philosophy in the second half of the nineteenth century. Pessimism was essentially the theory that life is not worth living. This theory w ... Read more

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Weltschmerz: Pessimism in German Philosophy, 1860-1900

ISBN : 9780198768715

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¥8,118
Author: 
Frederick C. Beiser
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
153 x 234 mm
Pub date
May 2016
Weltschmerz is a study of the pessimism that dominated German philosophy in the second half of the nineteenth century. Pessimism was essentially the theory that life is not worth living. This theory w ... Read more

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What Can Philosophy Contribute to Ethics?

ISBN : 9780198748090

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¥5,841
Author: 
James Griffin
Pages
168 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
150 x 222 mm
Pub date
Nov 2015
Ethics appears early in the life of a culture. It is not the creation of philosophers. Many philosophers today think that their job is to take the ethics of their society in hand, analyse it into pa ... Read more

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What Do Dreams Do?

ISBN : 9780198818953

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¥5,478
Author: 
Sue Llewellyn
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jul 2020
Dreams are a puzzle. We don't know what to make of them. Familiar faces, identifiable places, and remembered experiences appear but dreams mix them up. Why is this? Is dreaming just a frivilous mental ... Read more

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What Do Philosophers Do?: Skepticism and the Practice of Philosophy

ISBN : 9780190618698

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¥4,609
Author: 
Penelope Maddy
Pages
264 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
127 x 178 mm
Pub date
Feb 2017
How do you know the world around you isn't just an elaborate dream, or the creation of an evil neuroscientist? If all you have to go on are various lights, sounds, smells, tastes and tickles, how can ... Read more

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What Is Adaptive About Adaptive Memory?

ISBN : 9780199928057

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¥12,012
Author: 
Bennett L. Schwartz; Mark L. Howe; Michael P. Toglia; Henry Otgaar
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 241 mm
Pub date
Nov 2013
Human memory, like other biological systems, has been subject to natural selection over the course of evolution. However, cognitive systems do not fossilize, which means that current researchers must ... Read more

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What is This Thing Called Happiness?

ISBN : 9780199645930

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¥4,653
Author: 
Fred Feldman
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Mar 2012
According to an ancient and still popular view - sometimes known as 'eudaimonism' - a person's well-being, or quality of life, is ultimately determined by his or her level of happiness. According to t ... Read more

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What It Is Like To Perceive: Direct Realism and the Phenomenal Character of Perception

ISBN : 9780190854751

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¥13,090
Author: 
J. Christopher Maloney
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Aug 2018
Thought, including conscious perception, is representation. But perceptual representation is uniquely direct, permitting immediate acquaintance with the world and ensuring perception's distinctive phe ... Read more

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What Makes Time Special?

ISBN : 9780198797302

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¥5,478
Author: 
Craig Callender
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jul 2017
As we navigate through life we instinctively model time as having a flowing present that divides a fixed past from open future. This model develops in childhood and is deeply saturated within our lang ... Read more

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