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Product Description: From Descartes and Cartesian mind-body dualism in the 17th century though to 21st-century concerns about artificial intelligence programming, The Bloomsbury Companion to the Philosophy of Consciousness presents a compelling history and up-to-date overview of this burgeoning subject area...read more
By Dale Jacquette (editor)

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9781474229012 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 12, 2017, cover price $190.00 | About this edition: From Descartes and Cartesian mind-body dualism in the 17th century though to 21st-century concerns about artificial intelligence programming, The Bloomsbury Companion to the Philosophy of Consciousness presents a compelling history and up-to-date overview of this burgeoning subject area.

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Product Description: This book tells about the "History of Zen" in China and Japan. It has altogether 16 chapters. The first eight chapters are about Zen in China and the later eight chapters about Zen in Japan. It is mainly concerned with a detailed account of inheriting lineage and sermons of different Zen schools and sects in China and Japan as well as the specific facts of Chinese monks crossing over to Japan for preaching and Japanese monks coming to China for studying...read more

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9789811011290 | Springer Verlag, January 7, 2017, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: This book tells about the "History of Zen" in China and Japan.

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Product Description: A collection of essays that use John Haugeland's work on intentionality, embodiment, objectivity, and caring to explore contemporary issues in philosophy of mind.In his work, the philosopher John Haugeland (1945–2010) proposed a radical expansion of philosophy's conceptual toolkit, calling for a wider range of resources for understanding the mind, the world, and how they relate...read more
By Jacob Browning (editor)

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9780262035248 | Mit Pr, January 6, 2017, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: A collection of essays that use John Haugeland's work on intentionality, embodiment, objectivity, and caring to explore contemporary issues in philosophy of mind.

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Product Description: The Middle Included is the first comprehensive account of the Ancient Greek word logos in Aristotelian philosophy. Logos means many things in the Aristotelian corpus: essential formula, proportion, reason, and language. Surveying these meanings in Aristotle’s logic, physics, and ethics, Ömer Aygün persuasively demonstrates that these divers meanings of logos all refer to a basic sense of “gathering” or “inclusiveness...read more

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9780810134010 | Northwestern Univ Pr, December 15, 2016, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: The Middle Included is the first comprehensive account of the Ancient Greek word logos in Aristotelian philosophy.

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9780810134003 | Reprint edition (Northwestern Univ Pr, December 15, 2016), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The Middle Included is the first comprehensive account of the Ancient Greek word logos in Aristotelian philosophy.

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Product Description: Although mammals and birds are widely regarded as the smartest creatures on earth, it has lately become clear that a very distant branch of the tree of life has also sprouted higher intelligence: the cephalopods, consisting of the squid, the cuttlefish, and above all the octopus...read more

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9780374227760 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, December 6, 2016, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Although mammals and birds are widely regarded as the smartest creatures on earth, it has lately become clear that a very distant branch of the tree of life has also sprouted higher intelligence: the cephalopods, consisting of the squid, the cuttlefish, and above all the octopus.

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Product Description: A consideration of some of the most common questions about animal minds.Do birds have feelings? Can fish feel pain? Could a honeybee be anxious? For centuries, the question of whether or not animals are conscious like humans has prompted debates among philosophers and scientists...read more

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9780190278014 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 1, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A consideration of some of the most common questions about animal minds.

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Product Description: This classic book, first published in 1991, was one of the first to propose the "embodied cognition" approach in cognitive science. It pioneered the connections between phenomenology and science and between Buddhist practices and science -- claims that have since become highly influential...read more
By Jon Kabat-Zinn (foreword by)

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9780262529365 | 2 revised edition (Mit Pr, November 24, 2016), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: This classic book, first published in 1991, was one of the first to propose the "embodied cognition" approach in cognitive science.

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Product Description: Elijah Del Medigo (1458-1493) was a Jewish Aristotelian philosopher living in Padua, whose work influenced many of the leading philosophers of the early Renaissance. His Two Investigations on the Nature of the Human Soul uses Aristotle's De anima to theorize on two of the most discussed and most controversial philosophical debates of the Renaissance: the nature of human intellect and the obtaining of immortality through intellectual perfection...read more
By Marco Sgarbi (editor)

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9781474268493 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, November 17, 2016, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: Elijah Del Medigo (1458-1493) was a Jewish Aristotelian philosopher living in Padua, whose work influenced many of the leading philosophers of the early Renaissance.

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Product Description: If you've ever had questions about the inconsistencies between chakra systems or wondered where the names, colors, locations, and other associations came from--you'll find the answers here, along with 24 tables and 28 black-and-white illustrations showing how the Western chakra system developed from the mid-19th through the 20th century, many from rare and forgotten sources...read more

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9780892542192 | Ibis Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: If you've ever had questions about the inconsistencies between chakra systems or wondered where the names, colors, locations, and other associations came from--you'll find the answers here, along with 24 tables and 28 black-and-white illustrations showing how the Western chakra system developed from the mid-19th through the 20th century, many from rare and forgotten sources.

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Product Description: Coming is a lyrical, erudite examination of the French notion of jouissance. How did jouissance evolve from referring to the pleasure of possessing a material thing (property, wealth) to the pleasure of orgasm, from appropriation to dis-appropriation, from consumption to consummation? The philosophers Adèle van Reeth and Jean-Luc Nancy engage in a lively dialogue, ranging from consumerism to video games to mysticism and from Spinoza, Hegel, andAugustine to the Marquis de Sade, Marguerite Duras, and Henry Miller...read more

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9780823273461 | Fordham Univ Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Coming is a lyrical, erudite examination of the French notion of jouissance.

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9780823273478 | Reprint edition (Fordham Univ Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Coming is a lyrical, erudite examination of the French notion of jouissance.

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Product Description: Written by leading non-duality author Greg Goode, After Awareness offers an insider’s look at the Direct Path—a set of liberating spiritual teachings inspired by Shri Atmananda (Krishna Menon). This book shares secrets of the Direct Path that are rarely revealed...read more

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9781626258099 | Non-Duality Books, November 1, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Written by leading non-duality author Greg Goode, After Awareness offers an insider’s look at the Direct Path—a set of liberating spiritual teachings inspired by Shri Atmananda (Krishna Menon).

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Product Description: We know about our immediate environment--about the people, animals, and things around us--by having sensory perceptions. According to a tradition that traces back to Plato, we know about abstract reality--about mathematics, morality, and metaphysics--by having intuitions, which can be thought of as intellectual perceptions...read more

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9780199683000 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 5, 2014, cover price $56.00 | About this edition: We know about our immediate environment--about the people, animals, and things around us--by having sensory perceptions.

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9780198777571 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: We know about our immediate environment--about the people, animals, and things around us--by having sensory perceptions.

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Product Description: Sensory experience seems to be the basis of our knowledge and conception of mind-independent things. The puzzle is to understand how that can be: even if the things we experience (apples, tables, trees, etc), are mind-independent how does our sensory experience of them enable us to conceive of them as mind-independent? George Berkeley thought that sensory experience can only provide us with the conception of mind-dependent things, things which cannot exist when they aren't being perceived...read more

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9780198716259 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 21, 2014, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Sensory experience seems to be the basis of our knowledge and conception of mind-independent things.

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9780198777564 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Sensory experience seems to be the basis of our knowledge and conception of mind-independent things.

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Product Description: Is knowledge relative? Many academics across the humanities say that it is. However those who work in mainstream epistemology generally consider that it is not. Metaepistemology and Relativism questions whether the kind of anti-relativistic background that underlies typical projects in mainstream epistemology can on closer inspection be vindicated...read more

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9781137336637 | Palgrave Macmillan, April 2, 2016, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Is knowledge relative?

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9781349673759 | Reprint edition (Palgrave Macmillan, October 10, 2016), cover price $109.00 | About this edition: Is knowledge relative?

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Product Description: Ervin Laszlo's tour de force, What is Reality?, is the product of a half-century of deep contemplation and cutting-edge scholarship. Addressing many of the paradoxes that have confounded modern science over the years, it offers nothing less than a new paradigm of reality, one in which the cosmos is a seamless whole, informed by a single, coherent consciousness manifest in us all...read more
By Stanislav Grof (introduced by)

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9781590793916 | Select Books Inc, October 4, 2016, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Ervin Laszlo's tour de force, What is Reality?

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Product Description: Recent debates in philosophy of mind seemingly have resulted in an impasse. Reductive physicalism cannot account for the phenomenal mind, and nonreductive physicalism cannot safeguard a causal role for the mental as mental. Dualism was formerly considered to be the only viable alternative, but in addition to exacerbating the problem of mental causation, it is hard to square with a naturalist evolutionary framework...read more
By Ludwig Jaskolla (editor)

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9780199359943 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 3, 2016, cover price $74.00 | About this edition: Recent debates in philosophy of mind seemingly have resulted in an impasse.

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Product Description: As we live our lives, we repeatedly make decisions that shape our future circumstances and affect the sort of person we will be. When choosing whether to start a family, or deciding on a career, we often think we can assess the options by imagining what different experiences would be like for us...read more

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9780198717959 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 6, 2015, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: As we live our lives, we repeatedly make decisions that shape our future circumstances and affect the sort of person we will be.

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9780198777311 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 1, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: As we live our lives, we repeatedly make decisions that shape our future circumstances and affect the sort of person we will be.
9780373123513, titled "The Spaniard's Woman" | Harlequin Books, October 1, 2003, cover price $4.25 | also contains The Spaniard''s Woman | About this edition: Sebastian Garcia is shaken by the overwhelming attraction he feels for Rosie Lambert.

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Product Description: Kirk Ludwig develops a novel reductive account of plural discourse about collective action and shared intention. Part I develops the event analysis of action sentences, provides an account of the content of individual intentions, and on that basis an analysis of individual intentional action...read more

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9780198755623 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 29, 2016, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Kirk Ludwig develops a novel reductive account of plural discourse about collective action and shared intention.

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Product Description: For fifty years Hubert Dreyfus has addressed an astonishing range of issues in the fields of phenomenology, existentialism, cognitive science, and the philosophical study of mind. Dreyfus has inspired a whole generation of philosophers as he has creatively drawn on and clearly articulated the seminal works of thinkers like Kierkegaard, Husserl, Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty and Foucault...read more
By Mark A. Wrathall (editor)

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9780199654703 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 7, 2014, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: For fifty years Hubert Dreyfus has addressed an astonishing range of issues in the fields of phenomenology, existentialism, cognitive science, and the philosophical study of mind.

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9780198777298 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 1, 2016, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: For fifty years Hubert Dreyfus has addressed an astonishing range of issues in the fields of phenomenology, existentialism, cognitive science, and the philosophical study of mind.

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Product Description: An introduction to the mind–body problem, covering all the proposed solutions and offering a powerful new one.Philosophers from Descartes to Kripke have struggled with the glittering prize of modern and contemporary philosophy: the mind-body problem...read more

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9780262529563 | Mit Pr, September 16, 2016, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: An introduction to the mind–body problem, covering all the proposed solutions and offering a powerful new one.

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Product Description: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Thought leader, visionary, philanthropist, mystic, and yogi Sadhguru presents Western readers with a time-tested path to achieving absolute well-being: the classical science of yoga.NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY SPIRITUALITY & HEALTHThe practice of hatha yoga, as we commonly know it, is but one of eight branches of the body of knowledge that is yoga...read more

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9780812997798 | Spiegel & Grau, September 20, 2016, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Thought leader, visionary, philanthropist, mystic, and yogi Sadhguru presents Western readers with a time-tested path to achieving absolute well-being: the classical science of yoga.

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Product Description: The Macmillan Interdisciplinary Handbooks: Philosophy series serves undergraduate college students who have had little or no exposure to philosophy, as well as the curious lay reader. Following this first primer volume, which introduces both the discipline and the topics of the remaining nine volumes, each handbook will usher the reader into a subfield of philosophy (see list of titles below), and explore fifteen to thirty topics in that subfield...read more
By Donald Borchert (editor)

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9780028663395 | Macmillan Library Reference, October 21, 2016, cover price $179.00 | About this edition: The Macmillan Interdisciplinary Handbooks: Philosophy series serves undergraduate college students who have had little or no exposure to philosophy, as well as the curious lay reader.

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Product Description: This book examines linguistic expressions of emotion in intensional contexts and offers a formally elegant account of the relationship between language and emotion. The author presents a compelling case for the view that there exist, contrary to popular belief, logical universals at the intersection of language and emotive content...read more

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9783319336893 | Palgrave Macmillan, July 31, 2016, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: This book examines linguistic expressions of emotion in intensional contexts and offers a formally elegant account of the relationship between language and emotion.

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