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1 Machines as the Measure of Men: Science, Technology, and Ideologies of Western Dominance Adas, Michael
Ithaca NY Cornell University Press 1989 0801423031 / 9780801423031 1st Edition Hardcover Good Plus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Good+, Ex-College Library. Historical survey of technology and the ascendancy of science in relation to Western nations view of other cultures especially in Africa and Asia. Book Condition : Good+, Ex-College Library; pencil catalog info on title page, no other text marks; bookplate inside front cover; check out slip and label on rear free end paper; catalog label on bottom spine end; light bumping to spine ends and cover corners. No Dust Jacket. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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2 Censorship in France From 1715 to 1750: Voltaire's Opposition Bachman, Albert
New York NY Columbia University Press 1934 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Good, Ex-College Library. 1st Edition in library binding. Traces the decline of censorship during the Ancien Regime and the rise of philosophic literature. Book Condition : Good, Ex-College Library; no text marks, former owner's name on front free end paper; bookplate, slip, and pocket inside covers; withdrawn rubber stamps on original softcover wraps; some page tip creasing; light age toning. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Spinoza's Ethics and "De Intellectus Emendatione"; Everyman's Library Benedict De Spinoza
London and Toronto J.M. Dent & Sons 1925 1st Edition Hardcover Good Minus No Dust Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Everyman's Library No. 481. Undated, early 1920's. Collection of pieces by the 17th century Rationalist philosopher. Includes his classic posthumously published "Ethics" and "Treatise on the Correction of the Understanding". Book Condition : Good-, Ex-Library; a few underlines (mostly to intro); wear to spine ends and cover corners; label at bottom spine; bookplate inside front cover; a few rubber stamps; slip and pocket inside rear cover; staining to bottom text block. No Dust Jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 Contemporary Ethical Theories Binkley, Luther J.
New York NY Philosophical Library 1961 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
Inscribed by Author on front free end paper : "To Bob Mickey, with deep appreciation for his friendship and his interst in my academic investigations. Warmly, Luther J. Binkley. 31 October 1961." Sections include Intuitionism; The Emotive Theory of Ethics; The Language and Logic of Morals; and, Ethical Philosophy and Moral Living. Discusses Ayer, Toulmin, Urmson, Hare, and Wittgenstein and more. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; light spine bumping. Dust jacket Condition : Very Good; chipping along edges; mild rubbing. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Darwin, Marx, and Freud: Their Influence on Moral Theory Caplan, Arthur L. and Bruce Jennings (editors)
New York NY Plenum Press 1984 0306415305 / 9780306415302 Hardcover Good + Good Plus Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Collection of 10 essays discuss how Darwin, Marx, and Freud "challenged or reaffirmed traditional notions about human individuals as rational, responsible agents, and about society as the medium for mankind's pursuit of justice and human good." Book Condition : Good+; pencil underlining and margin notes to 80 pp (c. 1/3 of book); bumping to spine ends; fingerprint smudge to rear free end paper. Dust Jacket Condition : Good+; light shelf wear to edges and corners; light age toning on reverse. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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6 "Faust" In Music, Volume 1: The Faust-Theme in Dramatic Music Coit Roscoe Hoechst
Gettysburg PA Gettysburg Compiler Printing 1916 Soft cover Good Minus Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Subtitle continues - "A Study of the Operas, Music-Dramas and Cantatas in the Faust-Theme."1916 doctoral dissertation. Book Condition : Good-, Ex-College Library; no text marks, rubber and impress stamps to title page; cover corners cut off; glue along spine; catalog label at bottom right front cover and inside rear cover; bookplate inside front cover; scuffing/soiling to covers; some page tip creasing. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 The Wisdom of Confucius (Illustrated Modern Library) Confucius, Lin Yutang (translator)
New York NY Random House 1943 Hardcover Good Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Jeanyee Wong 
Edited selections from Confucius writings on subjects such as central harmony, ethics and politics, education, and music. Also includes three discourses on social order, a short biography, vocabulary and translation notes, and an excerpt from Mencius. Color illustrations. Book Condition : Good; no text marks; smudging on rear free end paper; a few marks to text block; bumping to spine ends. No Slipcase. Protective mylar dust jacket. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 The Concept of Creativity in Science and Art (Martinus Nijhoff Philosophy Library) Dutton, Dennis and Michael Krausz (editors)
The Hague, Netherlands Martinus Nijhoff Publishers 1981 902472418X / 9789024724185 Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Ex-Seminary library. Martinus Nijhoff Philosophical Library Vol. 6, American University Publications in Philosophy No. 3. Collection of 10 essays examining creativity from a philosophical perspective. Book Condition : Good, Ex-Seminary Library; text unmarked; sunlight discoloration to covers from shelving; light age toning to end papers, bookplate inside front cover; cataloging labels on spine and rear cover; pocket removed from inside rear cover. No Dust Jacket. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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9 Working Papers on Marxism and Science Elaine Altman; Mary Boger; Eric Holtzmann; Lisa Maya Knauer; Eli Messinger; Luis Prado
New York NY Science Task Force of the New York Marxist School 1981 0938886002 / 9780938886006 Soft cover Good Plus Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
127 pp. softcover collection of 10 articles on social and life sciences from a Marxist perspective. Articles include : Class Science and Scientific Truth; An Introduction to Soviet Psychology; Work, Ideology and Science: The Case of Medicine; and more. Book Condition : Good+; text unmarked; shelf wear to edges; light cover corner creasing; chip to top spine end. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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10 Socratic Discourses by Plato and Xenophon (Everyman's Library) Ernest Rhys (editor)
London and Toronto J.M. Dent & Sons 1944 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Everyman's Library No. 457. Undated, c. 1944. Dark blue hardcover. Contains Memorabilia; Apology or the Defense of Socrates; and Symposium, or Banquet; all by Xenophon. Lysis; Protagoras; Euthyphro; Apology; and, Crito; all by Plato. Book Condition : Good, Ex-College Library; no text marks noted; light wear to spine ends and cover corners; catalog label on spine; bookplate inside front cover; slip, label, and pocket inside rear cover. No Dust Jacket. 
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11 A Short Commentary on Kant's Critique of Pure Reason Ewing, A.C.
London, England Methuen & Co. 1950 2nd Edition Hardcover Good Plus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
1950 2nd Edition in library binding. Good+, Ex-College Library. Critical survey of Kant's masterwork, includes chapters on the transcendental aesthetic; material idealism; theology and reason; and more. Book Condition : Good+, Ex-College Library; a few scattered pencil underlines; bookplate inside front cover; catalog label on bottom spine; label, slip, and pocket inside rear cover. No Dust Jacket. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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12 Modes of Thought in Law and Justice: A Preliminary Report on a Study in Legal Anthropology (Protocol of the Fifty-Sixth Colloquy : 16 April 1987) Fikentscher, Wolfgang
Berkeley CA Center for Hermeneutical Studies 1988 089242057X / 9780892420575 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
THIS PREDATES THE BOOK OF THE SAME TITLE AND ISBN. Good, Ex-Seminary Library. Protocol of the 56th Colloquy 04/16/1987 features title presentation by Fikentscher, 4 responses, and minutes of the roundtable discussion. "... will attempt to show that the anthropological concept of "mode of thought". properly redefined, is able to explain cross-cultural differences in legal thinking." Side-stapled softcover with lamination to preserve outside covers. Book Condition : Good, Ex-Seminary Library; text unmarked, pencil catalog notes on title page; labels on spine and rear of cover; cover corner curling; checkout slip removed from inside rear cover tearing paper. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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13 System der Metaphysik George, Leopold
Berlin, germany E.H. Schroeder 1844 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Text in German, written by Johann Friedrich Leopold George (1811-1873), a 19th century Reformed theologian and professor at the University of Greifswald, where he later became rector. Likely first edition. Brown cloth with gilt spine titles, 420 pp. unillustrated. 8.25 X 5.25 " Condition: Good+, ex-seminary library, with clean pages, little toning, bookplate inside cover, evidence of removal of check-out pocket and list., pencil catalog notation behind title page. Labels on spine and back cover, wear to cover mainly on spine ends. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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14 Rousseau and Naturalism in Life and Thought Hudson, William Henry
New York NY Charles Scribner's Sons 1903 Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Ex-Seminary Library. 1st American Edition, Part of "The World's Epoch-Makers" series. Primarily a biography with attention to Rousseau's major political and religious writings and influence on 18th century philosophy. Book Condition : Good, Ex-Seminary Library; text unmarked, some light foxing to index; bumping to cover corners and spine ends; rubber stamps to inside cover, title page, and top text block; catalog labels on spine and rear cover; pocket removed inside rear cover. No Dust Jacket as issued. 
Price: 11.20 USD
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15 Concordance to Pascal's "Pensees" (The Cornell Concordances) Hugh McCullough Davidson
Ithaca NY Cornell University Press 1975 0801409721 / 9780801409721 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
TEXT IS IN FRENCH ONLY. Comprehensive French language concordance to Pascal's collected unfinished writings on philosophy and theology. Book Condition : Good, Ex-College Library; no text marks, bookplate inside front cover; catalog label on bottom spine; spots/stains on text block; slip, label, and pocket inside rear cover. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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16 Hume, Newton, and the Design Argument Hurlbutt, Robert H. III
Lincoln NE University of Nebraska Press 1965 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Ex-Seminary library. Study of 17th & 18th intersections of science and theology with focus on Newton and Hume and reference to both classical and medieval thought on the Design argument. Book Condition : Good, Ex-Seminary Library; text unmarked; bookplate inside front cover; catalog labels on spine and rear cover; pocket removed from inside rear cover tearing paper. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 The Science of Historical Theology: Elements of a Definition John F. McCarthy
Rockford IL TAN Books 1993 0895554410 / 9780895554413 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
1991 Printing. Unique book begins by answering Bultmann's call for demythologizing scripture, then proposes a new framework for scientific objectivity, a new theory of history, and a new approach to faith and reason. Book Condition : Good; no text marks; price label on front free end paper; wear to cover edges and corners; crease at right front cover, chipping to rear cover. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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18 The Political Doctrine of Montesquieu's Esprit Des Lois : Its Classical Background Levin, Lawrence Meyer
New York NY The Institute of French Studies, Columbia University 1936 1st Edition Soft cover Good Minus Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Good-, Ex-Seminary Library, softcover preserved in pressboard. An exposition on the classical sources of Montesquieu's political philosophy. Details the fundamental bases, forms, functions, and problems of the State. Book Condition : Good, Ex-Seminary Library; no text markings; age toning to text block; discoloration to cover edges; front cover corner creasing effecting first few pages; bookplate inside front pressboard cover; catalog labels on spine end and rear pressboard cover; pocket removed inside rear pressboard cover . 
Price: 75.00 USD
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19 From the Circle of Alcuin to the School of Auxerre: Logic, Theology and Philosophy in the Early Middle Ages (Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought: Third Series) Marenbon, John
Cambridge, England Cambridge University Press 1981 052123428X / 9780521234283 1st Edition Hardcover Good Plus No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
1981 1st Edition. "An attempt to illustrate the character and continuity of the first main period of medieval philosophy, from the late 8th century to the early 1th." - Introduction. Black cloth boards; ix, 219 p. Book Condition : Good+, Ex-Seminary Library; no text markings; cover shows little wear; bookplate inside front cover; cataloging notations on t.p. verso and TOC; catalog labels on bottom spine end and top right rear cover; sign-out pocket inside rear cover removed tearing paper. No Dust Jacket. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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20 Fortunes of A Tale: The Philosophic Tale in France,- Bridging the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries McGhee, Dorothy M.
Menasha WI George Banta 1954 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Literary criticism of the French philosophic tale in the 18th century. Special attention is paid to Voltaire and Gracian. Book Condition : very Good; no text marks; age toning inside covers; top right corner creasing to first few pages; fading to title on front cover. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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