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PHILOSOPHY.

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161 DONAGAN, ALAN AND BARBARA. Philosophy Of History.
Macmillan, NY: 1965. First Printing. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
Includes an original essay and readings for introductory courses in philosophy and philosopy of history, as well as courses in history. 
Price: 15.68 USD
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162 DONEY, WILLIS ( EDITED BY). Descartes: A Collection Of Critical Essays.
University of Notre Dame Press, Notre Dame: 1968. 0268005591 / 9780268005597 s Softcover. Reading copy. 
The sixteen essays contained in this volume, discussions of six important aspects of Descartes' first Philosophy are also contributions in their own right to contemporary philosophical literature. 
Price: 28.03 USD
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163 DREYFUS, HUBERT; TAYLOR, CHARLES. Retrieving Realism.
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts and London England: 2015. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
"A picture held us captive," writes Wittgenstein in the Philosophical Investigations, describing the powerful image of mind that underlies the modern epistemological tradition from Descartes onward. Retrieving Realism offers a radical critique of the Cartesian epistemic picture that has captivated philosophy for too long and restores a realist view affirming our direct access to the everyday world and to the physical universe. According to Descartes, knowledge exists in the form of ideas in the mind that purportedly represent the world. This "mediational" epistemology—internal ideas mediating external reality—continues to exert a grip on Western thought, and even philosophers such as Quine, Rorty, and Davidson who have claimed to refute Descartes remain imprisoned within its regime. As Hubert Dreyfus and Charles Taylor show, knowledge consists of much more than the explicit representations we formulate. We gain knowledge of the world through bodily engagement with it—by handling things, moving among them, responding to them—and these forms of knowing cannot be understood in mediational terms. Dreyfus and Taylor also contest Descartes's privileging of the individual mind, arguing that much of our understanding of the world is necessarily shared. Once we deconstruct Cartesian mediationalism, the problems that Hume, Kant, and many of our contemporaries still struggle with—trying to prove the existence of objects beyond our representations—fall away, as does the motivation for nonrealist doctrines. We can then begin to describe the background everyday world we are absorbed in and the universe of natural kinds discovered by science. Hubert Dreyfus is Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at the University of California, Berkeley. Charles Taylor is Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at McGill University. "This book is a spirited defense of a sensible yet profound idea all too often ignored in mainstream philosophy, namely, that our grip on the world is deeply rooted in contingent interpretations and practices, but that those modes of access to reality do not preclude our—sometimes—coming to see it as it really is 'in itself.' Retrieving Realism is a passionate plea that we cannot escape seeing ourselves as being in direct contact with a world that vastly transcends us."—Taylor Carman, Barnard College "Two major philosophers are joining forces in order to offer an alternative account to the prevailing picture of the human mind and its cognitive powers. The book will obviously be on the reading list of all who seriously concern themselves with issues in contemporary philosophy when it is, like here, at its best."—Vincent Descombes, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris 
Price: 37.95 USD
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164 DUFRENNE, MIKEL Jalons.
Martinus Nijoff, La Haye: 1966. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket is worn and torn. 
French Text 
Price: 61.75 USD
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165 DUNHAM, BARROWS. Heroes & Heretics: A Political History Of Western Thought.
Alfred A. Knopf, New York: 1963. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition. Stains on the covers. Webbing exposed in the back. 

Price: 10.93 USD
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166 DUNHAM, BARROWS. Man Against Myth.
Little, Brown and Company, Boston: 1947. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good reading copy. 

Price: 6.65 USD
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167 DURANT, WILL. The Story Of Philosophy.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1927. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Poor condition. Marks and scratches on cover. Inside cover has ink marks. Inside end paper has pen marks. 
Not a complete history of philosophy, the book attempts to humanize the story by focusing on certain dominant personalities, from Plato to John Dewey. 
Price: 2.14 USD
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168 DUTT, K. GURU. Existentialism And Indian Thought.
Phlosophical Library, New York: 1960. First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. 
The author has aimed at eliciting the relationship between Existentialist ideas and some aspects of Indian thought. Briefly reviews modern Existentialism and its background, and juxtaposes in brackets the analogies and correspondences with Sanskrit terms. Their fuller implications have been examined, and with what success, it is for the reader to judge. 
Price: 17.58 USD
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169 EARL OF SHATSBURY, ANTHONY. Characteristics Of Men, Manners, Opinions, Times: Volumes I-ii.
The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., Indianapolis/New York: 1964. s Softcover. Good condition. Writing on inside covers. 

Price: 33.25 USD
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170 EASTON, LOYD D; GUDDAT, KURT H (TRANSLATED AND EDITED BY). Writing Of The Young Marx On Philosophy And Society.
Doubleday & Company, New York: 1967. 038507171X / 9780385071710 Anchor Books Edition. s Softcover. Good reading copy. 
With the new interest in Marx's early thought and the startling diverse claims that have been made about it and its relationship to his later work, this volume presents a comprehensive collection of Marx's early writings and nature of religion, freedom of the press, the relation of the state to democracy, humanism as opposed to philosophical idealism. Includes an Index. 
Price: 4.75 USD
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171 EATON, RALPH M. (EDITOR) Descartes: Selections.
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York: 1955. s Softcover. Fair condition. Cover has slight creasing and scratches. 
A collection of the sayings and the essays of Rene Descartes. Includes his celebrated Discourse on Scientific Method. 
Price: 11.16 USD
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172 EATON, RALPH M.; EDITED BY RALPH M. EATON. Descartes: Selections.
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York: 1927. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Fair condition. Underlining and notes on some pages. 
A collection of the sayings and the essays of Rene Descartes. Includes his celebrated Discourse on Scientific Method. 
Price: 5.23 USD
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173 EATON, RALPH M.; EDITED BY RALPH M. EATON. Descartes: Selections.
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York: 1927. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
A collection of the sayings and the essays of Rene Descartes. Includes his celebrated Discourse on Scientific Method. 
Price: 7.60 USD
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174 EDIE, JAMES M. (EDITOR). An Invitation To Phenomenology.
Quadrangle Books, Chicago: 1965. s Softcover. Fair condition. Pages are separating from book. Front cover taped to book. 
A collection of philosophical essays by 14 American phenomenologists. 
Price: 4.51 USD
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175 EDWARDS, PAUL (EDITOR IN CHIEF) The Encyclopedia Of Philosophy (4 Volume Set).
Macmillan Publishing Company, New York: 1972. 8 volumes bound as 4 volumes. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Volume I and II contains Abbagnano to Entropy, Volume III and IV contains Epictetus to Logic, Volumes V and VI contains Logic to Psychologism, Volumes VII and VIII contains Psychology to Zubiri, and Index. Complete and unabridged. Contains descriptions and explanations of everything that has to do with philosophy. 8 volumes bound as 4 volumes. 
Price: 489.25 USD
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176 EDWARDS, PAUL (EDITOR IN CHIEF) The Encyclopedia Of Philosophy, Volume 7 & 8.
Macmillan Publishing Company, New York: 1972. 2 volumes bound as 1 volume. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Fair condition. 
Volumes 7 and 8 contains Psychology to Zubiri, and Index. 2 volumes bound as 1 volume.. 
Price: 71.25 USD
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177 EISELEY, LOREN. Francis Bacon And The Modern Dilemma.
University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln: 1962. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 19.71 USD
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178 ELIOT, CHARLES W. (EDITOR); JOWETT, BENJAMIN; CROSSLEY, HASTINGS; LONG, GEORGE (TRANSLATORS). The Harvard Classics, The Apology, Phaedo And Crito Of Plato; The Golden Sayings Of Epictetus; The Meditations Of Marcus Aurelius.
Grolier Enterprises Corp., Danbury: 1980. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Part of the Harvard Classics Five Foot Shelf of Books. Contents include The Apology, Phaedo and Crito of Plato; The Golden Sayings of Epictetus; The Meditation of Marcus Aurelius. Includes introduction, notes and illustrations. 
Price: 6.18 USD
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179 ELLIS, HAVELOCK. The Dance Of Life.
Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston: 1923. Second Impression. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
The author's philosophy of life covering various subjects: the art of dancing, the art of religion, the art of thinking, the art of writing, the art of morals. Includes an Index. 
Price: 5.32 USD
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180 ELLIS, HAVELOCK. The Dance Of Life.
The Modern Library, New York: 1929. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition. Bottom of spine is bumped. Dustjacket is torn. 
The author's philosophy of life covering various subjects: the art of dancing, the art of religion, the art of thinking, the art of writing, the art of morals. Includes an Index. 
Price: 8.55 USD
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