Skip to Content

Book Series

Routledge Philosophy Companions

Routledge Philosophy Companions offer thorough, high quality surveys and assessments of the major topics and periods in philosophy. Covering key problems, themes and thinkers, all entries are specially commissioned for each volume and written by leading scholars in the field. Clear, accessible and carefully edited and organised, Routledge Philosophy Companions are indispensable for anyone coming to a major topic or period in philosophy, as well as for the more advanced reader.

New and Published Books

11-19 of 19 results in Routledge Philosophy Companions
  1. The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Law

    Edited by Andrei Marmor

    Series: Routledge Philosophy Companions

    The Routledge Companion to the Philosophy of Law provides a comprehensive, non-technical philosophical treatment of the fundamental questions about the nature of law. Its coverage includes law's relation to morality and the moral obligations to obey the law, the main philosophical debates...

    Published March 20th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Language

    Edited by Gillian Russell, Delia Graff Fara

    Series: Routledge Philosophy Companions

    Philosophy of language is the branch of philosophy that examines the nature of meaning, the relationship of language to reality, and the ways in which we use, learn, and understand language. The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Language provides a comprehensive and up-to-date survey of the...

    Published February 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge Companion to Metaphysics

    Edited by Robin Le Poidevin, Peter Simons, Andrew McGonigal, Ross Cameron

    Series: Routledge Philosophy Companions

    The Routledge Companion to Metaphysics is an outstanding, comprehensive and accessible guide to the major themes, thinkers, and issues in metaphysics. The Companion features over fifty specially commissioned chapters from international scholars which are organized into three clear parts: History...

    Published August 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  4. The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Psychology

    Edited by John Symons, Paco Calvo

    Series: Routledge Philosophy Companions

    The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Psychology is an invaluable guide and major reference source to the major topics, problems, concepts and debates in philosophy of psychology and is the first companion of its kind. A team of renowned international contributors provide forty-two chapters...

    Published August 1st 2011 by Routledge

  5. The Routledge Companion to Philosophy and Film

    Edited by Paisley Livingston, Carl Plantinga

    Series: Routledge Philosophy Companions

    The Routledge Companion to Philosophy and Film is the first comprehensive volume to explore the main themes, topics, thinkers and issues in philosophy and film. The Companion features sixty specially commissioned chapters from international scholars and is divided into four clear parts: issues...

    Published March 1st 2011 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge Companion to Metaphysics

    Edited by Robin Le Poidevin, Simons Peter, McGonigal Andrew, Ross P. Cameron

    Series: Routledge Philosophy Companions

    The Routledge Companion to Metaphysics is an outstanding, comprehensive and accessible guide to the major themes, thinkers, and issues in metaphysics. The Companion features over fifty specially commissioned chapters from international scholars which are organized into three clear parts: History...

    Published April 2nd 2009 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge Companion to Twentieth Century Philosophy

    Edited by Dermot Moran

    Series: Routledge Philosophy Companions

    The twentieth century was one of the most significant and exciting periods ever witnessed in philosophy, characterized by intellectual change and development on a massive scale. The Routledge Companion to Twentieth Century Philosophy is an outstanding authoritative survey and assessment of the...

    Published October 26th 2008 by Routledge

  8. The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Science

    Edited by Martin Curd, Stathis Psillos

    Series: Routledge Philosophy Companions

    This indispensable reference source and guide to the major themes, debates, problems and topics in philosophy of science contains fifty-five specially commissioned entries by a leading team of international contributors. Organized into four parts it covers: historical and philosophical context...

    Published January 30th 2008 by Routledge

  9. The Routledge Companion to Aesthetics

    Edited by Berys Gaut, Dominic Lopes, Berys Gaut, Dominic Lopes

    Series: Routledge Philosophy Companions

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 11th 2000 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Language
    Edited by Gillian Russell, Delia Graff Fara
    To Be Published June 30th 2014
  2. The Routledge Companion to Islamic Philosophy
    Edited by Richard C. Taylor, Luis Xavier López-Farjeat
    To Be Published September 14th 2014
  3. The Routledge Companion to Bioethics
    Edited by John D. Arras, Rebecca Kukla, Elizabeth Fenton
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  4. The Routledge Companion to Hermeneutics
    Edited by Jeff Malpas, Hans-Helmuth Gander
    To Be Published December 31st 2014
  5. The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Literature
    Edited by Nöel Carroll, John Gibson
    To Be Published January 14th 2015
  6. The Routledge Companion to Virtue Ethics
    Edited by Lorraine Besser-Jones, Michael Slote
    To Be Published January 14th 2015

Search for Book Series