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Martinich, Aloysius

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Works: 47 works in 523 publications in 5 languages and 11,290 library holdings
Genres: Biographies  Dictionaries  Fiction  Academic theses  History  Software 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Translator, ed, Other
Classifications: JC153, 320.1
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Most widely held works about Aloysius Martinich
 
Most widely held works by Aloysius Martinich
The Philosophy of language( Book )

64 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is meaning? How is linguistic communication possible? What is the nature of language? What is the relationship between language and the world? How do metaphors work? The Philosophy of Language, Sixth Edition, is an excellent introduction to such fundamental questions. Incorporating insights from new coeditor David Sosa, the sixth edition collects forty-eight of the most important articles in the field, making it the most up-to-date and comprehensive volume on the subject. Revised to address changing trends and contemporary developments, the sixth edition features eighteen new articles, including influential work by Kent Bach, Paul Boghossian, M.A.E. Dummett, Delia Graff Fara, Hartry Field, H.P. Grice and P.F. Strawson, Carl G. Hempel, Saul Kripke, Benson Mates, Hilary Putnam, Diana Raffman, Nathan Salmon, Stephen Schiffer, John R. Searle, Roy Sorenson, David Sosa, Dennis Stampe, and Ludwig Wittgenstein. A general introduction and introductions to each section give students background to the issues and explain the connections between them. A bibliography of suggested further reading follows each section. --from Amazon.com
Philosophical writing : an introduction by Aloysius Martinich( )

68 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the substantially updated and revised edition of A. P. Martinich's best-selling text, Philosophical Writing: An Introduction. Its goal is to help those with little or no experience in philosophy to write successfully. By improving students' ability to present their knowledge and thoughts clearly, it helps them gain confidence in the essay-writing skills."--BOOK JACKET. "This new edition includes three new sections on Contraries and Contradictories, Distinctions, and Definitions, as well as a glossary of those terms peculiar philosophical prose (such as "obtain" and "straw man"). The second edition retains the highly acclaimed commentary on features of an essay, showing the evolution from draft stage to completion of a good paper, a crash course on logic, and a clear description of types of reasoning. It also discusses the special problem of being a student-author writing for a professor."--BOOK JACKET
Hobbes : a biography by Aloysius Martinich( Book )

34 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) is now recognized as one of the fathers of modern philosophy and political theory. In his own time he was as famous for his work in physics, geometry, and religion. The controversy surrounding his life never abated: the Catholic Church placed his books on the Index, and Oxford University dismissed faculty for being Hobbists." "A. P. Martinich has written the completest and most accessible biography of Hobbes available. The book takes full account of the historical and cultural context in which Hobbes lived, drawing on both published and unpublished sources. It will be a great resource for philosophers, political theorists, and historians of ideas. The style will also ensure that the book appeals to general readers with an interest in the history of philosophy, the rise of modern science, and the English Civil War."--Jacket
A Hobbes dictionary by Aloysius Martinich( )

36 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Thomas Hobbes is one of the first great modern philosophers. In developing a unified and comprehensive theory of the natural world, the nature of human beings, and politics, Hobbes's intellectual work ranged over philosophy, political theory, science, theology, history and mathematics. In particular, his version of the social contract theory is one of the enduring intellectual achievements of modern political and moral thought." "This dictionary provides a comprehensive expository account of over one hundred and thirty key concepts covering the entire range of Hobbes's thought. Extensively cross-referenced, the volume also includes a biography of Hobbes, a chronology of his life and works, a chronology of historical events in the early and mid-seventeenth century, and an annotated bibliography of Hobbes's major works, contemporary editions, and main secondary literature."--Jacket
A companion to analytic philosophy( Book )

34 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The entries in this Companion are contributed by contemporary philosophers, including some of the most distinguished now living, such as Michael Dummett, Frank Jackson, P.M.S. Hacker, Israel Scheffler, John Searle, Ernest Sosa, and Robert Stalnaker. They discuss the arguments of influential figures in the history of analytic philosophy, among them Frege, Russell, Moore, Wittgenstein, and Quine. The articles on each philosopher provide clear and extensive analysis of profound and widely encountered concepts such as meaning, truth, knowledge, goodness, and the mind." "This volume is a resource for anyone interested in analytic philosophy."--Jacket
The two gods of Leviathan : Thomas Hobbes on religion and politics by Aloysius Martinich( Book )

26 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and German and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martinich shows that religious concerns pervade Leviathan and indicates how Christian doctrine is not politically destabilising and is consistent with modern science
A companion to analytic philosophy by Aloysius Martinich( )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text provides a comprehensive guide to many significant analytic philosophers and concepts of the last hundred years. It offers clear and extensive analysis of profound concepts such as truth, goodness, knowledge and beauty
Analytic philosophy : an anthology( Book )

31 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Featuring updates and the inclusion of nine new chapters, Analytic Philosophy: An Anthology, 2nd Edition offers a comprehensive and authoritative collection of the most influential readings in analytic philosophy written over the past hundred years. Features broad coverage of analytic philosophy, including such topics as ethics, methodology, and freedom and personal identity Focuses on classic or seminal articles that were especially influential or significant New articles in this edition include "Proof of an External World" by G.E. Moore, "Criteria, Defeasibility, and Knowledge" by John McDowell, "Sensations and Brain Processes" by J.J.C. Smart, selections from Sense and Sensibilia by J.L. Austin, "Other Bodies" by Tyler Burge, "Individualism and Supervenience" by Jerry Fodor, "Responsibility and Avoidability" by Roderick Chisholm, "Alternative Possibilities and Moral Responsibility" by Harry Frankfurt, and "Personal Identity" by Derek Parfit Offers diverse approaches to analytic philosophy by including readings from Austin, Wittgenstein, Quine, and Davidson "--
Thomas Hobbes by Aloysius Martinich( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Communication and reference by Aloysius Martinich( Book )

21 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford handbook of Hobbes( Book )

18 editions published between 2013 and 2020 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford Handbook of Hobbes collects twenty-six newly commissioned, original chapters on the philosophy of the English thinker Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679). Best known today for his important influence on political philosophy, Hobbes was in fact a wide and deep thinker on a diverse range of issues. The chapters included in this Oxford Handbook cover the full range of Hobbes's thought his philosophy of logic and language; his view of physics and scientific method; his ethics, political philosophy, and philosophy of law; and his views of religion, history, and literature. Several of the chapters overlap in fruitful ways, so that the reader can see the richness and depth of Hobbes's thought from a variety of perspectives. The contributors are experts on Hobbes from many countries, whose home disciplines include philosophy, political science, history, and literature. A substantial introduction places Hobbes's work, and contemporary scholarship on Hobbes, in a broad context.--
Much ado about nonexistence : fiction and reference by Aloysius Martinich( Book )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fiction and nonexistence are closely intertwined because fiction often talks about non-existent entities, such as Hamlet and Sherlock Holmes. In Much Ado About Nonexistence. A.P. Martinich and Avrum Stroll, two of America's leading philosophers, provide a penetrating study of the relationship between fiction, existence, truth, and reference. Included in their discussion is a new theory of fiction, based on the speech act theory of H.P. Grice. The authors also critically discuss two versions of the theory of definite descriptions, Frege's and Russell's, and develop on alternative to Hilary Putnam's account of the relationship between natural kind terms and the world."--Jacket
Computatio, sive, Logica = Logic by Thomas Hobbes( Book )

6 editions published in 1981 in English and Latin and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Hobbes by Aloysius Martinich( Book )

24 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book gives a comprehensive treatment of Hobbes' thought in the light of important research currently being produced by historians, philosophers, and political scientists. His life and political, religious and scientific views are explained
Early modern philosophy : essential readings with commentary by Aloysius Martinich( Book )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leviathan, parts one and two by Thomas Hobbes( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This Broadview edition of Hobbes's classic work of political philosophy includes the full text of Parts I (Of Man), Part II (Of Commonwealth), and the Review and Conclusion. The appendices, which set the work in its historical context, include a rich selection of contemporary responses to Leviathan. Also included are an introduction, explanatory notes, and a chronology of Hobbes's life."--Jacket
Leviathan by Thomas Hobbes( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The renowned work by the English political philosopher examines the structure of society and legitimate government, arguing for a social contract and rule by an absolute sovereign
Certainty and surface in epistemology and philosophical method : essays in honor of Avrum Stroll( Book )

9 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The philosophy of language by Aloysius Martinich( Book )

31 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is meaning? How is linguistic communication possible? What is the nature of language? What is the relationship between language and the world? How do metaphors work? The Philosophy of Language, considered the essential text in its field, is an excellent introduction to such fundamental questions. This revised edition collects forty-six of the most important articles in the field, making it the most up-to-date and comprehensive volume on the subject. Revised to address changing trends and contemporary developments, the fifth edition features seven new articles including influential work by Mark Crimmins, Gottlob Frege, David Kaplan, Frederick Kroon, W.V. Quine, and Robert Stalnaker (two essays). Other selections include classic articles by such distinguished philosophers as J.L. Austin, John Stuart Mill, Hilary Putnam, Bertrand Russell, John R. Searle, and P.F. Strawson. The selections represent evolving and varying approaches to the philosophy of language, with many articles building upon earlier ones or critically discussing them. Eight sections cover the central issues: Truth and Meaning; Speech Acts; Reference and Descriptions; Names and Demonstratives; Propositional Attitudes; Metaphor and Pretense; Interpretation and Translation; and The Nature of Language. A general introduction and introductions to each section give students background to the issues and explain the connections between them. A list of suggested further reading follows each section
Exploring the trinity : a response to Stephen T. Davis's charge of apparent logical contradiction based on the relative identity theory of A.P. Martinich by Daryle Worley( )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Philosophical writing : an introductionHobbes : a biographyA Hobbes dictionaryA companion to analytic philosophyThe two gods of Leviathan : Thomas Hobbes on religion and politicsA companion to analytic philosophyAnalytic philosophy : an anthologyThomas Hobbes
Alternative Names
Aloysius Martinich

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Languages
English (437)

German (3)

Turkish (2)

Latin (2)

Chinese (1)