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Ambiguous Antidotes: Virtue as Vaccine for Vice in Early Modern Spain
Ambiguous Antidotes: Virtue as Vaccine for Vice in Early Modern Spain
By Hilaire Kallendorf

In Ambiguous Antidotes, Hilaire Kallendorf explores the receptions of Virtues in the realm of moral philosophy and the artistic production it influenced during the Spanish Gold Age.

Available Nov 2017
Medieval Romance: The Aesthetics of Possibility
Medieval Romance: The Aesthetics of Possibility
By James F. Knapp and Peggy A. Knapp

Medieval Romance is the first study to focus on the deep philosophical underpinnings of the genre’s fictional worlds.

Available Nov 2017
Hegel and Canada: Unity of Opposites?
Hegel and Canada: Unity of Opposites?
By Susan Dodd and Neil G. Richardson

Hegel and Canada is a collection of essays that analyses the real, but under-recognized, role Hegel has played in the intellectual and political development of Canada. The volume focuses on the generation of Canadian scholars who emerged after World War Two: James Doull, Emil Fackenheim, George Grant, Henry S. Harris, and Charles Taylor.

Available Oct 2017
Literary / Liberal Entanglements: Toward a Literary History for the Twenty-First Century
Literary / Liberal Entanglements: Toward a Literary History for the Twenty-First Century
Edited by Corrinne Harol and Mark Simpson

In Literary/Liberal Entanglements, Corinne Harol and Mark Simpson bring together ten essays by scholars from a wide range of fields in English studies in order to interrogate the complex, entangled relationship between the history of literature and the history of liberalism.

Available Sep 2017
Writing Conscience and the Nation in Revolutionary England
Writing Conscience and the Nation in Revolutionary England
By Giuseppina Iacono Lobo

Examining works by well-known figures of the English Revolution, including John Milton, Oliver Cromwell, Margaret Fell Fox, Lucy Hutchinson, Thomas Hobbes, and King Charles I, Giuseppina Iacono Lobo presents the first comprehensive study of conscience during this crucial and turbulent period.

Published Jul 2017
Perception and its Development in Merleau-Ponty's 'Phemenology'
Perception and its Development in Merleau-Ponty's 'Phemenology'
Edited by Kirsten Jacobson and John Russon

Perception and Its Development in Merleau-Ponty’s Phenomenology brings together essays from fifteen leading Merleau-Ponty scholars to demonstrate the continuing significance of Merleau-Ponty’s analysis.

Published Jun 2017
Heidegger's Possibility: Language, Emergence - Saying Be-ing
Heidegger's Possibility: Language, Emergence - Saying Be-ing
By Kenneth Maly

Heidegger's Possibility focuses on issues of language and translation, which are both important formative aspects of Heidegger's work and which place his thought and writing processes in perspective.

Published Jun 2017
Value Change in the Supreme Court of Canada
Value Change in the Supreme Court of Canada
By Matthew E. Wetstein and C.L. Ostberg

Value Change in the Supreme Court of Canada is a groundbreaking analysis of the degree to which Supreme Court decisions reflect the changing values of society over the past four decades.

Published Jun 2017
The Givenness of Desire: Concrete Subjectivity and the Natural Desire to See God
The Givenness of Desire: Concrete Subjectivity and the Natural Desire to See God
By Randall S. Rosenberg

In The Givenness of Desire, Randall S. Rosenberg examines the human desire for God through the lens of Lonergan’s "concrete subjectivity."

Published Jun 2017
Erasmus and Calvin on the foolishness of God: Reason and Emotion in the Christian Philosophy
Erasmus and Calvin on the foolishness of God: Reason and Emotion in the Christian Philosophy
By Kirk Essary

Kirk Essary examines assumptions about the very nature of theology in the sixteenth century, how it was understood by leading humanist reformers, and how ideas about philosophy and rhetoric were received, appropriated, and shared in a complex intellectual and religious context.

Published Apr 2017