Download A Companion to African-American Philosophy (Blackwell by Tommy L. Lott,John P. Pittman PDF

By Tommy L. Lott,John P. Pittman

This wide-ranging, multidisciplinary choice of newly commissioned articles brings jointly amazing voices within the box of Africana philosophy and African-American social and political thought.

  • Provides a entire severe survey of African-American philosophical thought.
  • Collects wide-ranging, multidisciplinary, newly commissioned articles in a single authoritative volume.
  • Serves as a benchmark paintings of reference for classes in philosophy, social and political suggestion, cultural reports, and African-American studies.

Show description

Read Online or Download A Companion to African-American Philosophy (Blackwell Companions to Philosophy) PDF

Similar philosophy reference books

Issues in Philosophical Counseling

Raabe examines probably the most puzzling difficulties a shopper could current to a counselor and the way a thinker could take care of them. He offers a close philosophical dialogue in addition to illustrative case experiences of a few of crucial matters encountered in any counseling perform. the 1st six chapters talk about philosophical counseling ordinarily phrases, whereas the subsequent 15 chapters care for particular existence matters reminiscent of the diversities among how women and men converse and the way this is often suitable to a counseling dialogue, the position of medicine in treatment, the concept that of normalcy, the that means of existence, the inducement at the back of suicide, dream interpretation, and spiritual ideals.

The Ethics of Proportionate Punishment: A Critical Investigation (Library of Ethics and Applied Philosophy)

The philosophical dialogue of nation punishment is definitely on in years. by contrast with various moral difficulties that are fascinated with correct and flawed with regards to a narrowly targeted quarter of human lifestyles and perform and which hav- not less than because the early 70’s - been considered as a sound a part of philosophical pondering constituting the realm of utilized ethics, reflections on punishment should be traced a lot additional again within the heritage of western philosophy.

Das neue Philosophenportal: Ein Schlüssel zu klassischen Werken (German Edition)

Eine unterhaltsame und informative philosophische BildungsreiseMit dem ersten ›Philosophenportal‹ ist Robert Zimmer auf begeisterte Zustimmung gestoßen. Hier eröffnet er den Zugang zu weiteren zentralen Werken der Philosophiegeschichte, von der ›Metaphysik‹ des Aristoteles bis zur ›Dialektik der Aufklärung‹ von Horkheimer und Adorno.

Believing and Accepting (Philosophical Studies Series)

(1) ideals are involuntary, and never nonnally topic to direct voluntary regulate. for example i can't think at will that my trousers are on hearth, or that the Dalai Lama is a residing God, whether you pay me a large number of cash for believing such issues. (2) ideals are nonnally formed through proof for what's believed, until they're, in a few experience, irrational.

Additional resources for A Companion to African-American Philosophy (Blackwell Companions to Philosophy)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.39 of 5 – based on 10 votes