Skip to Content

Book Series

Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

New and Published Books

11-20 of 38 results in Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy
  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. The Story of Analytic Philosophy

    Plot and Heroes

    Edited by Anat Biletzki, Anat Matar

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    This unique collection looks at analytic philosophy in its historical context. Prominent philosophers discuss key figures, including Russell and Wittgenstein, methods and results in analytic philosophy to present its story. This volume assesses the challenge posed by changing cultural and...

    Published March 21st 2013 by Routledge

  4. Aesthetic Order

    A Philosophy of Order, Beauty and Art

    By Ruth Lorand

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    Aesthetic Order challenges contemporary theories of aesthetics, offering the idea of beauty as quantitative yet different from the traditional discursive order. It will be of importance to all interested in aesthetic theory....

    Published November 14th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Russell vs. Meinong

    The Legacy of "On Denoting"

    Edited by Nicholas Griffin, Dale Jacquette

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    A century after ‘On Denoting’ was published, the debate it initiated continues to rage. On the one hand, there is a mass of new historical scholarship, about both Russell and Meinong, which has not circulated very far beyond specialist scholars. On the other hand, there are continuing problems and...

    Published February 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  6. The Philosophy of Time

    Time before Times

    By Roger McLure

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    The question of the existence and the properties of time has been subject to debate for thousands of years. This considered and complete study offers a contrastive analysis of phenomenologies of time from the perspective of the problematics of the visibility of time. Is time perceptible only...

    Published November 28th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Philosophy and the Vision of Language

    By Paul Livingston

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    Philosophy and the Vision of Language explores the history and enduring significance of the twentieth-century turn to language as a specific object of investigation and resource for philosophical reflection. It traces the implications of the access to language in some of the most prominent projects...

    Published June 6th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Analytic Philosophy Without Naturalism

    Edited by Antonella Corradini, Sergio Galvan, E. J. Lowe

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    In recent years numerous attempts have been made by analytic philosophers to naturalize various different domains of philosophical inquiry. All of these attempts have had the common goal of rendering these areas of philosophy amenable to empirical methods, with the intention of securing for them...

    Published March 31st 2010 by Routledge

  9. Ineffability and Philosophy

    By André Kukla

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    Presenting a fascinating analysis of the idea of what can't be said, this book ascertains whether the notion of there being a truth, or a state of affairs, or knowledge that can't be expressed linguistically is a coherent notion. The author distinguishes different senses in which it might...

    Published March 31st 2010 by Routledge

  10. The Russellian Origins of Analytical Philosophy

    Bertrand Russell and the Unity of the Proposition

    By Graham Stevens

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    This monograph reappraises the role of Bertrand Russell's philosophical works in establishing the analytical tradition in philosophy. It's main aims are to: * improve our understanding of the history of analytical philosophy * engage in the important disputes surrounding the interpretation of...

    Published March 31st 2010 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Early Wittgenstein on Metaphysics, Natural Science, Language and Value
    By Chon Tejedor
    To Be Published September 12th 2014
  2. Gaston Bachelard: Critic of Science and the Imagination
    By Cristina Chimisso
    To Be Published November 1st 2014
  3. Walter Benjamin’s Concept of the Image
    By Alison Ross
    To Be Published November 13th 2014
  4. C. D. Broad’s Philosophy of Time
    By L. Nathan Oaklander
    To Be Published June 1st 2015

Search for Book Series