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The Presence of the Word

The thirty-fourth volume published on this foundation.

Hardened Images

By Asgede Hagos
Subjects: Area Studies

Examines the nature of the interplay between the U. S. press and the American state on Africa, with a special focus on its armed struggles waged to complete the decolonization process.

Formative Judaism

Examines the history, philosophy and hermeneutics, and law and literature of formative Judaism.

Comparative Hermeneutics of Rabbinic Judaism, The, Volume Eight

Systematic account of the hermeneutics of comparison and contrast of Rabbinic Judaism.

The Phenomenological Quest between Avicenna and Heidegger

By Nader El-Bizri
Subjects: Philosophy

Examines Avicenna’s phenomenological considerations of the question of being.

Comparative Hermeneutics of Rabbinic Judaism, The, Volume Seven

Systematic account of the hermeneutics of comparison and contrast of Rabbinic Judaism.

On the Concept of Religion

Edited by Ernst Feil
Translated by Brian McNeil
Subjects: Religion And Spirituality

Explores what is meant by the concept of religion.

Religion and Economics

New perspectives on the bond between religion and economics.

This Is No Place for a Woman

By Joya Uraizee
Subjects: Area Studies

Surveys the works of three important female writers of postcolonial societies.

Rewinding the Tape

Marianne Wallenberg’s life story.

Historia de la donzella Teodor

The first English edition and critical study of an anonymous thirteenth-century text about the disputations of a learned young woman with a series of wise men.

Comparative Hermeneutics of Rabbinic Judaism, The, Volume Six

Systematic account of the hermeneutics of comparison and contrast of Rabbinic Judaism.

The Problem of Evil

By Shams C. Inati
Subjects: Philosophy

The first comprehensive study of Ibn Sînâ’s Theodicy.

Jesus' Teaching on Repentance

Based on a close reading of New Testament passages, Choi counters the theses on repentance and restitution proposed by New Testament scholar E. P. Sanders.

Commentary on Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics

Translations and commentaries on Greek philosophy.

Dante and Petrarch: The Earthly Paradise Revisited

Explores the nature and significance of Petrarch’s indebtedness to Dante in the Rime sparse.

Children of Athena

Edited by Douglas W. Shrader
Subjects: Philosophy

Presents select papers from the State University of New York College at Oneonta’s 1998 Undergraduate Philosophy Conference.

Dialogue Between an Orthodox and a Barlaamite

Explores a fourteenth-century debate over man’s knowledge of God.

Implementing the Personal Responsibility Act of 1996

Examines the implementation of the 1996 national welfare reform act and summarizes field-research findings.

Aristotle's Categories and Concerning Interpretation with Commentaries

Translated by Kenneth A. Telford
Introduction by Kenneth A. Telford
Commentaries by Kenneth A. Telford
Subjects: Philosophy

Aristotle’s Categories and Concerning Interpretation, translated and with commentary.

Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics

Translated by Kenneth A. Telford
Subjects: Philosophy

A translation of Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics.

A Mystical Journey of Prince Adam

By Adel S.
Subjects: General Interest

Philosophical Reflections

Heidegger asserts that
Being is Time and Time is Being.

Plato notes that
Time is a Moving Image of Eternity.

Nasir Khosrow states that something is
If "now the temporal present" ...

Mediterranean Perspectives

Edited by James E. Caraway
Subjects: Philosophy

Selected papers from the Dowling College Mediterranean Conference.

Contexts

The autobiography of painter and Binghamton University professor Dr. Irving Zupnick, who served in Panama in World War II, then studied Art History at Columbia Teachers College in the 1950s.

Guide to the Bible

An accessible introduction to the Bible.

Encounters with Quebec

Edited by Susan L. Rosenstreich
Subjects: Literature

Examines works of Québécois narrative fiction from a variety of perspectives.

Cross Reference Guide and Index

Examines how globalization, technology, community, gender, identity, family, and the environment will change over the next century.

Albany Institute of History and Art

Beautifully illustrated introduction and overview to the collections of the Albany Institute of History and Art

Open-Air Sketching

Nineteenth-century landscape and outdoor drawings and sketches by the Hudson River School artists and others.

Dante's Cosmos

Freccero argues that the Paradiso may be considered a medieval version of science fiction.

The Day After Reform

Utilizing surveys, reports, and interviews, looks at the states to see how campaign finance reforms have worked out in fact, after organizations have had a chance to adapt to them.

New Life at Ground Zero

Presents a lively in-depth look at the efforts and struggles of the New York City Housing Partnership to build moderate and middle-income housing in New York City.

Charter Revision in the Empire State

Provides an eyewitness record of the people, events, issues, and legacy of this failed convention.

Decision 1997

Discusses why state constitutions matter, the structures and processes of governments, and the rights of citizens.

Neglected Aspects of American Poetry

Challenging the neglected aspects of American poetry.

Seeds of Wisdom

Edited by Douglas W. Shrader
Subjects: Philosophy

Select papers from Oneonta’s Undergraduate Philosophy Conference.

Question of Ethics in Our Time, The (with letters from Heidegger)

A proposal for individual responsibility in communal life.

Giovanni Rutini

Explores how Rutini’s experimental work in sonata-allegra formal procedures played a significant role in the history of music.

Reflection on Whitehead's Philosophical Theology

Explores the philosophical theology of Alfred North Whitehead.

Thomas Aquinas's Earliest Treatment of the Divine Essence

Thomas Aquinas’s earliest major treatment of God’s simplicity.

Servius and Commentary on Virgil

Traces the importance and influence, in the wake of Tiberius Claudius Donatus, of Servius' Commentaries in the Middle Ages and Renaissance, especially on the magisri, the grammatici, and the mythographers.

From Stonecutter to Sculptor

First-ever career-spanning retrospective of the nineteenth century New York sculptor, Charles Calverley.

Alumni Art 1995

Highlights the work of fourteen alumni artists from the SUNY New Paltz art department.

Besieging the Castle of Ladies

Traces the mysterious motif of the castle defined by women across several centuries, regions, and cultural expressions.

Virtue, Order, Mind

Edited by Peter Vincent Amato
Subjects: Philosophy

Discusses the nature of philosophical rationality and modernity.

Celestina and Castilian Humanism at the End of the Fifteenth Century

Argues that the Comedia de Calisto y Melibea is a drama grounded in the western humanist tradition.

ACTA Volume #21

Edited by Mary-Jo Arn
Subjects: History

Non-Causal Theory of Justice in Rumi's Work

Presenting eleven of Soroush’s essays, available in English for the first time.

Dante's Beatrice: Priest of an Androgynous God

Examines Dante’s character of Beatrice and contends that, more than simply leading Dante to God, Beatrice allows him to see a feminine side in God, humanity, and himself.

ACTA Volume #16

Edited by David Lampe
Subjects: History

Remembrance of Patria

An essential guide to the history, culture, and social life of New Netherland.

Dutch Trade and Ceramics in America in the Seventeenth Century

An indispensable introduction to the trade and ceramics of the New Netherland colony.

New World Dutch Studies

The history, culture, and lifeways of New Netherland as researched and interpreted by Dutch and American scholars.

Borders and Scrolls

Invaluable overview of domestic wall paintings in the northeast from 1890-1820

German Folk Arts of New York State

An essential introduction to the crafts and folks arts of German settlers in New York state.

The New Response

Introduction to contemporary painters of the Hudson River, who both continue and react to the legacy of the nineteenth-century Hudson River School of painting.

ACTA Volume #12

Edited by David Lampe
Subjects: History

Cast with Style

Introduction to the influential cast-iron stoves manufactured in Albany and Troy in the nineteenth century