EDELMAN, GM: A Universe of Consciousness: How Matter Becomes Imagination

Edelman Gerald M.;Tononi, Giulio. A Universe of Consciousness: How Matter Becomes Imagination. Basic Books, 2000. ISBN: 9780465013760. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket. Illustrated. 274p. Index. Notes. References. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26223) $12.00

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Nobel laureate in medicine Gerald Edelman and brain researcher Giulio Tononi draw on their cutting-edge research to show for the first time precisely how the brain creates conscious experience.

RORTY, R: Essays on Heidegger and Others (Philosophical Papers, Volume 2)

Rorty, Richard. Essays on Heidegger and Others (Philosophical Papers, Volume 2). Cambridge University Press, 1991. ISBN: 0521358787. Unmarked text. Scrape on cover. Good. Paperback. (#26208) $15.00

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Topics include Wittgenstein, Kundera, Dickens, Derrida, the American Cultural Left, Freud, Foucault, and more. 202p. Index of Names. Bibliographic references.

BARILLI, R: Rhetoric (Theory and History of Literature 63)

Rhetoric (Theory and History of Literature 63), book coverBarilli, Renato. Rhetoric (Theory and History of Literature 63). University of Minnesota Press, 1989. ISBN: 0816617295. Unmarked. Good. Paperback. (#26194) $12.00

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A comprehensive examination. Covers the Greeks, the Romans, the Middle Ages, Humanism and the Renaissance, Early Modernity, Modernity, and the Contemporary Revival of Rhetoric. Suggest readings, Notes. Bibliography. Index. 164p.

SHEA, WR: Galileo’s Roman Agenda (The Hans Rausing Lecture, 2003)

Galileo's Roman Agenda (The Hans Rausing Lecture, 2003), book cover Shea, William R. Galileo’s Roman Agenda (The Hans Rausing Lecture, 2003). Salvia Smaskrifter, 2004. ISBN: 9150617761. Unmarked. Very Good. (#26193) $20.00

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Text of The Hans Rausing Lecture, 2003 delivered at Uppsala University. Structured around Galileo’s six trips to win approval from the Roman Church for his scientific work. Notes. 40p.

BRUNER, J: Acts of Meaning: Four Lectures on Mind and Culture

Acts of Meaning: Four Lectures on Mind and Culture, book coverBruner, Jerome. Acts of Meaning: Four Lectures on Mind and Culture (Jerusalem-Harvard Lectures). Harvard University Press, 1990. ISBN: 0674003616. Unmarked text. 179p. Index. Notes.

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Argues that the cognitive revolution has led psychology away from understanding mind as a creator of meaning.

Bruner (1915-2016) was one of the pioneers of the cognitive psychology movement in the United States. Very Good. Paperback. (#26188) $10.00

ARTISTOTLE: Introduction to Aristotle. A Modern Library Book

 Introduction to Aristotle. A Modern Library Book, book coverAristotle; McKeon, Richard (editor). Introduction to Aristotle. A Modern Library Book, 1947 (copyright). Unmarked inside. Edited with a general introduction to the particular works by Richard McKeon. No dust jacket. Good. Hardcover. (#26153) $12.00

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The essence of Aristotle’s philosophy in a volume of over 650 pages, including Organon, Physics, Ethics, On the Soul, Metaphysics, Politics and Poetics. Modern Library edition.

DHARMA BUDDHIST ASSOCIATION: Welcome to the Monastery: A Guide for New Visitors

Welcome to the Monastery: A Guide for New Visitors. Dharma Realm Buddhist Association , 2005. Unmarked.. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26136) $12.00

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Illustrated in B/W. Chapters on the history, ceremonies, daily life, Buddhist terms and more. Directory of monasteries. 28p. Measures 8.5×5 inches