History of Concepts

History of Concepts: Comparative Perspectives  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by robin-bobin at Sept. 9, 2009
History of Concepts: Comparative Perspectives

History of Concepts: Comparative Perspectives By Iain Hampsher-Monk, Karin Tilmans, Frank van Vree
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press 1998-06-01 | 336 Pages | ISBN: 9053563067 | PDF | 12.6 MB

Although vastly influential in German-speaking Europe, conceptual history (Begriffsgeschichte) has until now received little attention in English. This genre of intellectual history differs from both the French history of mentalités and the Anglophone history of discourses by positing the concept - the key occupier of significant syntactical space - as the object of historical investigation…

History of Concepts: Comparative Perspectives (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Veslefrikk at March 24, 2014
History of Concepts: Comparative Perspectives (repost)

History of Concepts: Comparative Perspectives By Iain Hampsher-Monk, Karin Tilmans, Frank van Vree
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press 1998-06-01 | 336 Pages | ISBN: 9053563067 | PDF | 12.6 MB

A Brief History of Analytic Philosophy: From Russell to Rawls  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Aug. 14, 2017
A Brief History of Analytic Philosophy: From Russell to Rawls

Stephen P. Schwartz, "A Brief History of Analytic Philosophy: From Russell to Rawls"
ISBN: 0470672072, 0470672080 | 2012 | EPUB | 368 pages | 2 MB

History and Evolution of Concepts in Physics [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Aug. 4, 2017
History and Evolution of Concepts in Physics [Repost]

History and Evolution of Concepts in Physics by Harry Varvoglis
English | 11 Feb. 2014 | ISBN: 3319042912 | 156 Pages | PDF | 4.28 MB

Our understanding of nature, and in particular of physics and the laws governing it, has changed radically since the days of the ancient Greek natural philosophers. This book explains how and why these changes occurred, through landmark experiments as well as theories that - for their time - were revolutionary.
Ideas of 'Race' in the History of the Humanities (Palgrave Critical Studies of Antisemitism and Racism)

Ideas of 'Race' in the History of the Humanities (Palgrave Critical Studies of Antisemitism and Racism) by Amos Morris-Reich
English | 14 May 2017 | ISBN: 3319499521 | 352 Pages | PDF | 3.8 MB

This volume is concerned with the hitherto neglected role of the humanities in the histories of the idea of race. Its aim is to begin to fill in this significant lacuna. If, in the decades following World War II
A History of Palliative Care, 1500-1970: Concepts, Practices, and Ethical challenges (Philosophy and Medicine)

A History of Palliative Care, 1500-1970: Concepts, Practices, and Ethical challenges (Philosophy and Medicine) by Michael Stolberg
English | 11 Jun. 2017 | ISBN: 3319541773 | 219 Pages | PDF | 2.19 MB

This book on the history of palliative care, 1500-1970 traces the historical roots of modern palliative care in Europe to the rise of the hospice movement in the 1960s. The author discusses largely forgotten premodern concepts like cura palliativa and euthanasia medica and describes, how patients and physicians experienced and dealt with terminal illness.
Ideas of 'Race' in the History of the Humanities (Palgrave Critical Studies of Antisemitism and Racism)

Ideas of 'Race' in the History of the Humanities (Palgrave Critical Studies of Antisemitism and Racism) by Amos Morris-Reich
English | 14 May 2017 | ISBN: 3319499521 | 352 Pages | PDF | 3.8 MB

This volume is concerned with the hitherto neglected role of the humanities in the histories of the idea of race. Its aim is to begin to fill in this significant lacuna. If, in the decades following World War II and the Holocaust

TTC Video - An Economic History of the World since 1400 [Reduced]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Nov. 10, 2016
TTC Video - An Economic History of the World since 1400 [Reduced]

TTC Video - An Economic History of the World since 1400
Course No. 5670 | .MP4, AVC, 500 kbps, 856x480 | English, AAC, 96 kbps, 2 Ch | 48x30 mins | + PDF Guidebook | 6.24 GB
Lecturer: Donald J. Harreld, Ph.D.

Concepts of Space: The History of Theories of Space in Physics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mapusi at April 5, 2015
Concepts of Space: The History of Theories of Space in Physics

Concepts of Space: The History of Theories of Space in Physics: Third, Enlarged Edition by Max Jammer
English | 1993 | ISBN: 0486271196 | 288 Pages | PDF | 14 MB

Although the concept of space is of fundamental importance in both physics and philosophy, until the publication of this book, the idea of space had never been treated in terms of its historical development. It remained for Dr. Jammer, noted scholar and historian of science, to trace the evolution of the idea of space in this comprehensive, thought-provoking study. The focus of the book is on physical, rather than metaphysical, ideas of space; however, philosophical or theological speculations are discussed when relevant.

Concepts of Space: The History of Theories of Space in Physics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at July 6, 2014
Concepts of Space: The History of Theories of Space in Physics

Max Jammer, "Concepts of Space: The History of Theories of Space in Physics, 3rd Edition"
ISBN: 0486271196 | 2013 | EPUB/MOBI | 288 pages | 439 KB/649 KB