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  1. The Subject in Question

    Sartre's Critique of Husserl in The Transcendence of the Ego

    By Stephen Priest

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    The Subject in Question provides a fascinating insight into a debate between two of the twentieth century's most famous philosophers - Jean-Paul Sartre and Edmund Husserl - over the key notions of conscious experience and the self. Sartre's The Transcendence of the Ego, published in 1937, is a...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Trust and Toleration

    By Richard H. Dees

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    Toleration would seem to be the most rational response to deep conflicts. However, by examining the conditions under which trust can develop between warring parties, it becomes clear that a fundamental shift in values - a conversion - is required before toleration makes sense. This book argues that...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Collingwood and the Metaphysics of Experience

    By Giuseppina D'Oro

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    Giuseppina D'Oro explores Collingwood's work in epistemology and metaphysics, uncovering his importance beyond his better known work in philosophy of history and aesthetics. This major contribution to our understanding of one of the most important figures in history of philosophy will be essential...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Naturalism

    A Critical Analysis

    Edited by William Lane Craig, J.P. Moreland

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    Naturalism provides a rigorous analysis and critique of the major varieties of contemporary philosophical naturalism. The authors advocate the thesis that contemporary naturalism should be abandoned, in light of the serious objections raised against it. Contributors draw on a wide range of topics...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Philosophy After Postmodernism

    Civilized Values and the Scope of Knowledge

    By Paul Crowther

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    Formulating a new approach to philosophy which, instead of simply rejecting postmodern thought, tries to assimilate some of its main features, Paul Crowther identifies conceptual links between value, knowledge, personal identity and civilization understood as a process of cumulative advance.To...

    Published April 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  6. From Kant to Davidson

    Philosophy and the Idea of the Transcendental

    Edited by Jeff Malpas

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    Recent philosophy has seen the idea of the transcendental, first introduced in its modern form in the work of Kant, take on a new prominence.Bringing together an international range of younger philosophers and established thinkers, this volume opens up the idea of the transcendental, examining it...

    Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Heidegger and the Romantics

    The Literary Invention of Meaning

    By Pol Vandevelde

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    While there are many books on the romantics, and many books on Heidegger, there has been no book exploring the connection between the two. Pol Vandevelde’s new study forges this important link. Vandevelde begins by analyzing two models that have addressed the interaction between literature and...

    Published September 19th 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Textual Genesis of Wittgenstein’s Philosophical Investigations

    Edited by Nuno Venturinha

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    Sixty years after its first edition, there is an increasing consensus among scholars that the work posthumously published as Philosophical Investigations represents something that is far from a complete picture of Wittgenstein’s second book project. G.H. von Wright’s seminal research on the...

    Published June 25th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Wittgenstein and Heidegger

    Edited by David Egan, Stephen Reynolds, Aaron Wendland

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    Ludwig Wittgenstein and Martin Heidegger are arguably the two most influential philosophers of the twentieth century. Their work not only reshaped the philosophical landscape, but also left its mark on other disciplines, including political science, theology, anthropology, ecology, mathematics,...

    Published May 28th 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Existentialism of Jean-Paul Sartre

    By Jonathan Webber

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    Webber argues for a new interpretation of Sartrean existentialism. On this reading, Sartre is arguing that each person’s character consists in the projects they choose to pursue and that we are all already aware of this but prefer not to face it. Careful consideration of his existentialist writings...

    Published April 8th 2013 by Routledge