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After ParmenidesIdealism, Realism, and Epistemic Constructivism

After Parmenides: Idealism, Realism, and Epistemic Constructivism

Tom Rockmore

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780226795423
eISBN:
9780226795560
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226795560.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

In After Parmenides, Tom Rockmore takes us all the way back to the beginning of philosophy when Parmenides asserted that thought and being are one: what we know is what is. This idea created a ... More

Artful TruthsThe Philosophy of Memoir

Artful Truths: The Philosophy of Memoir

Helena de Bres

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780226788135
eISBN:
9780226793948
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226793948.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This book provides a concise and comprehensive guide to the fundamental philosophical questions that arise when writing a literary work about one’s own life. What is memoir? Is all memoir ultimately ... More

An Education in JudgmentHannah Arendt and the Humanities

An Education in Judgment: Hannah Arendt and the Humanities

D. N. Rodowick

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780226780214
eISBN:
9780226780351
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226780351.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

In An Education in Judgment, philosopher D. N. Rodowick makes the definitive case for a philosophical humanistic education aimed at the cultivation of a life guided by both self-reflection and ... More

From Data to QuantaNiels Bohr's Vision of Physics

From Data to Quanta: Niels Bohr's Vision of Physics

Slobodan Perović

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780226798332
eISBN:
9780226798479
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226798479.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

The book’s novel exploratory symbiosis of historical and philosophical analysis uncovers the key aspects of Niels Bohr’s philosophical vision of physics and his method of inquiry within a given ... More

Information and Experimental Knowledge

Information and Experimental Knowledge

James Mattingly

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780226804644
eISBN:
9780226804781
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226804781.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

This book does two things: First it makes clear to students of the sciences the utility of treating experimental practice as a practice of controlling, observing, representing, and appraising the ... More

Practice, Power, and Forms of LifeSartre's Appropriation of Hegel and Marx

Practice, Power, and Forms of Life: Sartre's Appropriation of Hegel and Marx

Terry Pinkard

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780226813240
eISBN:
9780226815473
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226815473.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Although Jean-Paul Sartre’s Critique of Dialectical Reason fell from favor as interest in existentialism and Marxism faded, Sartre claimed CDR was a formal, a priori theory of collective and ... More

Thought under ThreatOn Superstition, Spite, and Stupidity

Thought under Threat: On Superstition, Spite, and Stupidity

Miguel de Beistegui

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780226815565
eISBN:
9780226815572
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226815572.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Thought does not happen naturally, or easily. It emerges slowly and with difficulty. It is constantly involved in a struggle against demons or “vices” that stop it from it achieving its potential, ... More

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