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Kant and the Science of LogicA Historical and Philosophical Reconstruction

Kant and the Science of Logic: A Historical and Philosophical Reconstruction

Huaping Lu-Adler

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190907136
eISBN:
9780190907143
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190907136.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics

This book is both a history of philosophy of logic told from the Kantian viewpoint and a reconstruction of Kant’s theory of logic from a historical perspective. Kant’s theory represents a turning ... More

In Our Best InterestA Defense of Paternalism

In Our Best Interest: A Defense of Paternalism

Jason Hanna

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190877132
eISBN:
9780190877163
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190877132.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This book argues that there is nothing distinctively objectionable about paternalism. According to the pro-paternalist view it defends, it is permissible to intervene in a person’s choices or ... More

Equal Citizenship and Public ReasonA Feminist Political Liberalism

Equal Citizenship and Public Reason: A Feminist Political Liberalism

Christie Hartley and Lori Watson

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190683023
eISBN:
9780190683061
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190683023.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This book is a defense of political liberalism as a feminist liberalism. The first half of the book develops and defends a novel interpretation of political liberalism. It is argued that political ... More

ScientismProspects and Problems

Scientism: Prospects and Problems

Jeroen de Ridder, Rik Peels, and Rene van Woudenberg (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190462758
eISBN:
9780190462772
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190462758.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science, General

Can only science deliver genuine knowledge about the world and ourselves? Is science our only guide to what exists? Adherents of scientism tend to answer both questions with yes. Scientism is ... More

Justice

Justice

Mark LeBar (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190631741
eISBN:
9780190631789
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190631741.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

From its earliest roots in Greek philosophy, among the most prominent virtues—and arguably the most important of the social virtues—has been justice. While during this same period political ... More

Institutional Cosmopolitanism

Institutional Cosmopolitanism

Luis Cabrera (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190905651
eISBN:
9780190905682
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190905651.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Is a global institutional order composed of sovereign states fit for cosmopolitan moral purpose? Cosmopolitan political theorists challenge claims that states, nations, and other collectives have ... More

A Duty to ResistWhen Disobedience Should Be Uncivil

A Duty to Resist: When Disobedience Should Be Uncivil

Candice Delmas

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190872199
eISBN:
9780190872229
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190872199.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

What are our responsibilities in the face of injustice? Many philosophers argue for what is called political obligation—the duty to obey the law of nearly just, legitimate states. Even proponents of ... More

Articulating the Moral CommunityToward a Constructive Ethical Pragmatism

Articulating the Moral Community: Toward a Constructive Ethical Pragmatism

Henry Richardson

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190247744
eISBN:
9780190247768
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190247744.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, General

As this highly original work explains, morality is not fixed objectively, independently of all human judgment, nor is it something that we “invent.” Rather, working within zones of objective ... More

Oxford Studies in Metaphysics Volume 11

Oxford Studies in Metaphysics Volume 11

Karen Bennett and Dean W. Zimmerman (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198828198
eISBN:
9780191866852
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198828198.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Oxford Studies in Metaphysics is dedicated to the timely publication of new work in metaphysics, broadly construed. These volumes provide a forum for the best new work in this flourishing field. They ... More

The Oedipus Plays of SophoclesPhilosophical Perspectives

The Oedipus Plays of Sophocles: Philosophical Perspectives

Paul Woodruff (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780190669447
eISBN:
9780190669485
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190669447.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Among ancient Greek plays, the Oedipus plays of Sophocles have been especially interesting to philosophers. Much of the action in each play centers on the oscillation of the main character between ... More

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