New Philosophy Acquisitions

Materials below were selected by George Fox library and teaching faculty during the 2015-16 academic year.
 

Subject Areas:

Confucius And the World He Created

Schuman, Michael.

Format: eBook

Date: 2015

Reasoning with God Reclaiming Shariah in the Modern Age

Fadl, Khaled Abou El.

Format: eBook

Date: 2014

Vainglory

Format: eBook

Philosophy (General)

Wisdom : a history

Curnow, Trevor, author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Wisdom--History; Wisdom literature--Criticism, interpretation, etc; Wisdom; Wisdom literature; Weisheit; Weisheitsliteratur; Visdom; Vishetslitteratur--historia; Criticism, interpretation, etc; History

The existentialist moment : the rise of Sartre as a public intellectual

Baert, Patrick, 1961-

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Sartre, Jean-Paul,--1905-1980; Existenzialismus; Intellektueller; Existentialism

The Powers of Pure Reason Kant and the Idea of Cosmic Philosophy

Ferrarin, Alfredo.

Format: eBook

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Kant, Immanuel, 1724-1804; Kritik der praktischen Vernunft; Kritik der reinen Vernunft; Kritik der Urteilskraft; Philosophy; Reason;

What philosophy can do

Gutting, Gary.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Philosophy

Existence and consolation : reinventing ontology, gnosis, and values in African philosophy

Agada, Ada.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Philosophy, African--20th century; Philosophy, African--21st century; Filosofi; Consolation; Philosophical theology; Philosophy, African; Philosophy and religion; Tröst; Filosofi och religion; Philosophie; Afrika; 1900-2099; 1900-talet; 2000-t

Aquinas on Beauty

Sevier, Christopher Scott.

Format: eBook

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Aesthetics, Medieval; Aesthetics; Thomas, Aquinas, Saint, 1225?-1274 -- Aesthetics;

Waking, dreaming, being : self and consciousness in neuroscience, meditation, and philosophy

Thompson, Evan.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Consciousness--physiology; Dreams--physiology; Ego; Meditation; Buddhism--psychology; PSYCHOLOGY--General; Consciousness; Self

Mind and brain : a dialogue on the mind-body problem

Gennaro, Rocco J.

Format: Print Book

Date: 1996

Subjects:
Dualism; Mind and body; Philosophy of mind; Leib-Seele-Problem; Bewusstsein; Philosophie

Speculative Philosophy

The problems of contemporary philosophy : a critical guide for the unaffiliated

Cutrofello, Andrew, 1961-

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Philosophy; Philosophie

Empty ideas : a critique of analytic philosophy

Unger, Peter K.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2014

Subjects:
Analysis (Philosophy); Matter--Philosophy; Reality; Substance (Philosophy); Analytische Philosophie; Kritik; Verklighet; Substans (filosofi); Materia; Analys (filosofi); Analytisk filosofi

Consciousness and moral responsibility

Levy, Neil, 1967-

Format: Print Book

Date: 2014

Subjects:
Bewusstsein; Verantwortung; Consciousness; Responsibility

Infinite awareness : the awakening of a scientific mind

Woollacott, Marjorie H., 1946-

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Consciousness; Occultism; Parapsychology; Philosophy of mind; Religion and science; Spiritual life; Consciousness--physiology; Meditation; Awareness; Brain--physiology; Mind-Body Relations, Metaphysical

Mind, self and person

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Philosophy; Philosophy of mind; Philosophy of Mind; Leib-Seele-Problem; Person

On Romantic Love

Brogaard, Berit.

Format: eBook

Date: 2014

Subjects:
Interpersonal relations; Love; Phenomenology;

Psychology

The roots of goodness and resistance to evil : inclusive caring, moral courage, altruism born of suffering, active bystandership, and heroism

Staub, Ervin.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Good and evil--Psychological aspects; Altruism--Psychological aspects; Courage--Psychological aspects

Aesthetics

Beauty : the fortunes of an ancient Greek idea

Konstan, David, author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2014

Subjects:
Aesthetics; Aesthetics, Ancient; Greece--Civilization--To 146 BC

Ethics

The Problem of Evil

Speak, Daniel.

Format: eBook

Date: 2014

Subjects:
Good and evil;

Religions, Mythology, Rationalism

Three testaments : Torah, Gospel, and Quran

Brown, Brian A., 1942- author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2014

Subjects:
Bible Pentateuch Criticism, interpretation, etc; Bible New Testament Criticism, interpretation, etc; Qurʼan Criticism, interpretation, etc; Bible New Testament; Bible Pentateuch; Qurʼan; Sacred books--Comparative studies; Talmud Torah (Judaism)

Pop Pagans Paganism and Popular Music

Weston, Donna.

Format: eBook

Date: 2013

Subjects:
Paganism in literature; Paganism;

Resisting the place of belonging : uncanny homecomings in religion, narrative, and the arts

Format: Print Book

Date: 2013

Subjects:
Home; Home--Religious aspects; Homecoming; Homecoming--Religious aspects; Heimat; Heimkehr; Kultur; Literatur; Religion; Unbehagen

The Bible

Soteriology as Motivation in the Apocalypse of John

Stewart, Alexander.

Format: eBook

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Bible -- Revelation -- Criticism, interpretation, etc; Salvation -- Christianity;

Doctrinal Theology

Proofs of God : classical arguments from Tertullian to Barth

Levering, Matthew, 1971- author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2016

Subjects:
God--Proof

Christology : a global introduction

Kärkkäinen, Veli-Matti, author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2016

Subjects:
Jesus Christ--Person and offices; Jesus Christ--History of doctrines; Jesus Christ; Christology; Theology, Doctrinal; Christologie; History

The politics of Jesus : a hispanic political theology

De La Torre, Miguel A.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Jesus Christ--Hispanic American interpretations; Jesus Christ; Hispanic American interpretations; Liberation theology; Marginality, Social--Religious aspects--Christianity

Neither complementarian nor egalitarian : a kingdom corrective to the evangelical gender debate

Lee-Barnewall, Michelle, 1966- author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2016

Subjects:
Evangelicalism; Sex role--Religious aspects--Christianity

Practical Theology

You are what you love : the spiritual power of habit

Smith, James K. A., 1970- author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2016

Subjects:
Christianity and culture; Liturgics; Worship

Covenant, community, and the Spirit : a Trinitarian theology of church

Sherman, Robert (Robert J.)

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Reformed Church--Doctrines; Reformed Church--Doctrines; Church; Holy Spirit; Trinity

Christian Denominations

Living justice : Catholic social teaching in action

Massaro, Thomas, 1961-

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Catholic Church--Doctrines; Catholic Church; Christian sociology--Catholic Church; Church and social problems--Catholic Church; Theology, Doctrinal

History of Civilization

Speed limits : where time went and why we have so little left

Taylor, Mark C., 1945- author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2014

Subjects:
Speed--Philosophy; Technology and civilization; Technology--Philosophy; Technology--Social aspects; Beschleunigung; Geschwindigkeit; Kulturkritik; Gesellschaftskritik

American History

Islamophobia : making Muslims the enemy

Gottschalk, Peter, 1963-

Format: Print Book

Date: 2008

Subjects:
Muslims--United States--Caricatures and cartoons; Stereotypes (Social psychology)--United States--Caricatures and cartoons; Muslims in popular culture--United States; Muslims--United States--Public opinion; Islam--United States--Public opinion; Publi

Anger and Racial Politics The Emotional Foundation of Racial Attitudes in America

Banks, Antoine J.

Format: eBook

Date: 2014

Subjects:
Anger -- Political aspects -- United States; Race -- Political aspects -- United States; Racism -- Political aspects -- United States; United States -- Race relations -- Political aspects; Whites -- United States -- Attitudes;

Visual arts

Peter Blume : nature and metamorphosis

Format: Print Book

Date: 2014

Subjects:
Blume, Peter,--1906-1992--Exhibitions; Blume, Peter / 1906-1992 / Exhibitions; Blume, Peter,--1906-1992; Modernism (Art)--United States--Exhibitions; Modernism (Art); United States; Malerei; Zeichnung; Ausstellung--Philadelphia, Pa--2014; Exhibit

English language

Summers of Discontent The Purpose of the Arts Today

Tallis, Raymond.

Format: eBook

Date: 2014

Subjects:
Art; Philosophy;

Literature (General)

Beyond the screen : emerging cinema and engaging audiences

Atkinson, Sarah, author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2016

Subjects:
Motion picture industry--Technological innovations; Motion pictures--History--21st century; Motion pictures--Distribution--Social aspects; Motion picture audiences; Digital media--Influence; Convergence (Telecommunication)

Internal medicine

Philosophy and psychiatry : problems, intersections, and new perspectives

Format: Print Book

Date: 2016

Subjects:
Psychiatry--Philosophy; Psychiatry; Philosophy

Home economics

Medieval Tastes Food, Cooking, and the Table

Montanari, Massimo.

Format: eBook

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Cooking, British -- History -- Medieval; Cooking; Food -- History -- Medieval;