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  1. The Nature of Art

    By A. L. Cothey

    Series: Problems of Philosophy

    Although various aesthetic themes have preoccupied many major philosophers, from Plato to Goodman, the central questions of the philosophy of art have remained ill-defined. This book gives a concise and systematic account of the leading philosophical ideas about art and aesthetics from ancient...

    Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Knowledge and Belief

    By Frederick F. Schmitt

    Series: Problems of Philosophy

    Knowledge, from Plato onwards, has been considered in relation to justified belief. Current debate has centred around the nature of the justification and whether justified belief can be considered an internal or extenal matter. Epistemological internalists argue that the subject must be able to...

    Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Relativism

    By Maria Baghramian

    Series: Problems of Philosophy

    'It's all relative'. In a world of increasing cultural diversity, it can seem that everything is indeed relative. But should we concede that there is no such thing as right and wrong, and no objective truth? Can we reconcile relativism and pluralism?Relativism surveys the different varieties of...

    Published August 4th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Possible Worlds

    By John Divers

    Series: Problems of Philosophy

    Possible Worlds presents the first up-to-date and comprehensive examination of one of the most important topics in metaphysics. John Divers considers the prevalent philosophical positions, including realism, antirealism and the work of important writers on possible worlds such as David Lewis,...

    Published August 28th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Civic Republicanism

    By Iseult Honohan

    Series: Problems of Philosophy

    Civic Republicanism is a valuable critical introduction to one of the most important topics in political philosophy. In this book, Iseult Honohan presents an authoritative and accessible account of civic republicanism, its origins and its problems. The book examines all the central themes of this...

    Published August 14th 2002 by Routledge

  6. The Infinite

    2nd Edition

    By A.W. Moore

    Series: Problems of Philosophy

    Anyone who has pondered the limitlessness of space and time, or the endlessness of numbers, or the perfection of God will recognize the special fascination of this question. Adrian Moore's historical study of the infinite covers all its aspects, from the mathematical to the mystical....

    Published January 24th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Perception

    By Howard Robinson

    Series: Problems of Philosophy

    Questions about perception remain some of the most difficult and insoluble in both epistemology and in the philosophy of mind. This controversial but highly accessible introduction to the area explores the philosophical importance of those questions by re-examining what had until recent times been...

    Published January 17th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Logic and Language

    Indian Philosophy

    Edited by Roy W. Perrett

    Series: Problems of Philosophy

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 26th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Other Minds

    By Anita Avramides

    Series: Problems of Philosophy

    How do we know whether there are other minds besides our own? The problem of other minds raises many questions which are at the root of all philosophical investigations - how it is we know, what is the mind and can we be certain about any of our beliefs?In this compelling analysis of 'other minds'...

    Published December 13th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Free Speech

    By Alan Haworth

    Series: Problems of Philosophy

    Free Speech is a philosophical treatment of a topic which is of immense importance to all of us.Writing with great clarity, wit, and genuine concern, Alan Haworth situates the main arguments for free speech by tracing their relationship to contemporary debates in politics and political philosophy,...

    Published September 2nd 1998 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Knowledge of the External World
    By Bruce Aune
    To Be Published August 14th 2014
  2. Political Freedom
    By George G. Brenkert
    To Be Published August 14th 2014
  3. Scepticism
    By Christopher Hookway
    To Be Published August 14th 2014

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