De la gracia y la dignidad by Friedrich von Schiller, Jhon Duran

By Friedrich von Schiller, Jhon Duran

Johann Christoph Friedrich Schiller, desde 1802 von Schiller (Marbach am Neckar, 10 de noviembre de 1759 – Weimar, nine de mayo de 1805), fue un poeta, dramaturgo, filósofo e historiador alemán. Se le considera, junto a Goethe, el dramaturgo más importante de Alemania,1 así como una de las figuras centrales del clasicismo de Weimar. Muchas de sus obras de teatro pertenecen al repertorio ordinary del teatro en alemán. Sus baladas se cuentan entre los poemas más famosos.

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Giving Desert Its Due: Social Justice and Legal Theory by Wojciech Sadurski

By Wojciech Sadurski

Over the past 1/2 the 20 th century, criminal philosophy (or criminal idea or jurisprudence) has grown considerably. it really is now not the area of some remoted students in legislations and philosophy. enormous quantities of students from diversified fields attend foreign conferences at the topic. In a few universities, huge lecture classes of 5 hundred scholars or extra examine it. the first objective of the legislation and Philosophy Library is to offer the very best unique paintings on criminal philosophy from either the Anglo-American and ecu traditions. not just does it assist in making the very best paintings avail­ capable of a world viewers, however it additionally encourages elevated know-how of, and interplay among, the 2 significant traditions. the first concentration is on full-length scholarly monographs, even though a few edited volumes of unique papers also are incorporated. The Library editors are assisted through a piece of writing Advisory Board of the world over renowed students. criminal philosophy shouldn't be thought of a narrowly circumscribed box.

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The Fairy Mythology Illustrative of the Romance and by Thomas Keightley

By Thomas Keightley

A tremendous research on fairy and fairy mythology from around the globe. Chapters comprise: Persian Romance; The Peri-wife; Arabian Romance; Middle-age Romance; Fairy Land; Spenser's Faerie Queene; Eddas And Sagas; The Alfar; The Duergar; Loki And The Dwarf; Thorston And The Dwarf; The Dwarf Sword Tirfing; Scandinavia; Elves; Sir Olof within the Elve-dance; The Elf-woman And Sir Olof; The younger Swain And The Elves; Svend Faelling And The Elf-maid; The Elle-maids; Maid Vae; The Elle-maid close to Ebeltoft; Hans Puntleder; Dwarfs Or Trolls; Sir Thynne; Proud Margeret; The Troll spouse; The Altar-cup In Aagerup; starting place Of Tiis Lake; A Farmer methods A Troll; Skotte within the fireplace; The Legend Of Bodedys; Kallundborg Church; The Hill guy Invited To The Christening; The Troll became Cat; Kirsten's Hill; The Troll-labourer; The Hill Smith; the lady on the Troll Dance; The Changeling; The Tile-stove leaping Over The Brook; Departure Of The Trolls From Vendsyssel; Svend Faelling; The Dwarf's dinner party; Nisses ; The Nis removal ; The Penitent Nis; The Nis And The Boy; The Nis Stealing Corn; The Nis And The Mare; The Nis using; The Nisses In Vosborg; Necks, Mermen And Mermaids; the ability Of The Harp; Duke Magnus And The Mermaid; Northern Islands; Iceland; Feroes; Shetland; Gioga's Son; The Mermaid spouse; Orkneys; Isle Of Rugen; Adventures Of John Dietrich; The Little Glass Slipper; the glorious Plough; The misplaced Bell; The Black Dwarfs Of Granitz, and lots of extra.

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John Locke and Personal Identity: Immortality and Bodily by K. Joanna S. Forstrom

By K. Joanna S. Forstrom

This identify presents new emphasis on Locke's theological commitments, in addition to these of Descartes, Hobbes, Henry extra and Robert Boyle.One of the main influential debates in John Locke's paintings is the matter of private identification through the years. This challenge is that of the way someone at one time is similar individual later in time, and so might be held accountable for prior activities. The time of such a lot predicament for Locke is that of the overall resurrection promised within the New testomony. Given the turbulence of the Reformation and the formation of recent techniques to the Bible, many philosophers and scientists paid cautious cognizance to rising orthodoxies or heterodoxies approximately death.Here okay. Joanna S. Forstrom examines the interrelated positions of Rene Descartes, Thomas Hobbes, Henry extra and Robert Boyle of their person contexts and in Locke's remedy of them. She argues that, during this method, we will be able to larger comprehend Locke and his place on own id and immortality. as soon as his precise take is known and down to earth in his personal theological convictions (or lack thereof), we will be able to higher review Locke and guard him opposed to vintage objections to his idea.

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Sociology Responds to Facism by Dirk Kasler, Stephen Turner

By Dirk Kasler, Stephen Turner

We all know much concerning the sociology of fascism, yet how have sociologists answered to fascism whilst faced with it of their personal lives? How brave or compromising have they been? And why has this heritage been shrouded in silence for thus lengthy? during this significant paintings of historic scholarship sociologists from world wide describe and assessment the reactions of sociologists to the increase and perform of fascism.

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