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Product Description: Speculative realism is one of the most talked-about movements in recent Continental philosophy. It has been discussed widely amongst the younger generation of Continental philosophers seeking new philosophical approaches and promises to form the cornerstone of future debates in the field...read more

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9781441108876 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 25, 2014, cover price $104.00 | About this edition: Speculative realism is one of the most talked-about movements in recent Continental philosophy.

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9781441174758 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 25, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Speculative realism is one of the most talked-about movements in recent Continental philosophy.

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Product Description: In recent decades, many philosophers have considered the strengths and weaknesses of a virtue-centered approach to moral theory. Much less attention has been given to how such an approach bears on issues in applied ethics. The essays in this volume apply a virtue-centered perspective to a variety of contemporary moral issues, and in so doing offer a fresh and illuminating perspective...read more
By Michael W. Austin (editor)

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9781137280282 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 4, 2013, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: In recent decades, many philosophers have considered the strengths and weaknesses of a virtue-centered approach to moral theory.

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Product Description: It is said the champions of the ancient Olympic Games received a crown of olive leaves, symbolizing a divine blessing from Nike, the winged goddess of victory. While the mythology of the ancient games has come to exemplify the highest political, religious, community, and individual ideals of the time, the modern Olympic Games, by comparison, are widely known as an international, bi-annual sporting event where champions have the potential to earn not only glory for their country, but lucrative endorsement deals and the perks of worldwide fame...read more
By Michael W. Austin (editor)

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9780813136486 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, June 21, 2012, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: It is said the champions of the ancient Olympic Games received a crown of olive leaves, symbolizing a divine blessing from Nike, the winged goddess of victory.

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Product Description: This volume offers a fresh, timely, practical look at eleven key Christian virtues: faith, open-mindedness, wisdom, zeal, hope, contentment, courage, love, compassion, forgiveness, and humility.Writing from a distinctively Christian perspective, the authors thoughtfully explore and explain these select virtues, seeking to nurture readers in lifelong character growth and to promote the centrality of the virtues to the Christian faith...read more
By Michael W. Austin (editor) and R. Douglas Geivett (editor)

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9780802865656 | Eerdmans Pub Co, December 20, 2011, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: This volume offers a fresh, timely, practical look at eleven key Christian virtues: faith, open-mindedness, wisdom, zeal, hope, contentment, courage, love, compassion, forgiveness, and humility.

Covering interesting and varied philosophical terrain, Cycling - Philosophy for Everyone explores in a fun but critical way the rich philosophical, cultural, and existential experiences that arise when two wheels are propelled by human energy. Incorporates or reflects the views of high-profile and notable past-professional cyclists and insiders   such as Lennard Zinn, Scott Tinley, and Lance Armstrong Features contributions from the areas of cultural studies, kinesiology, literature, and political science as well as from philosophers Includes enlightening essays on the varieties of the cycling experience, ranging from the ethical issues of success, women and cycling, environmental issues of commuting and the transformative potential of cycling for personal growth Shows how bicycling and philosophy create the perfect tandem Includes a foreword by Lennard Zinn, author and owner of Zinn Cycles Inc.
By Michael W. Austin (editor), Jesus Ilundain-Agurruza (editor) and Lennard Zinn (foreword by)

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9781444330274 | Blackwell Pub, August 16, 2010, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Covering interesting and varied philosophical terrain, Cycling - Philosophy for Everyone explores in a fun but critical way the rich philosophical, cultural, and existential experiences that arise when two wheels are propelled by human energy.

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9781444324686 | Blackwell Pub, August 24, 2010, cover price $19.95

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Product Description: Over the past forty years, football has surpassed baseball as America's favorite game. The game has become an institution of our national culture: the Super Bowl is regarded as an unofficial national holiday, and our annual Thanksgiving Day celebrations would be incomplete without it...read more
By Michael W. Austin (editor) and Joe Posnanski (foreword by)

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9780813124957 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, July 11, 2008, cover price $50.00

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9780813192192 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, July 1, 2009, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Over the past forty years, football has surpassed baseball as America's favorite game.

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