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  1. The Sceptical Challenge

    By Ruth Weintraub

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    Do we really know the things we think we know? Are any of our beliefs reasonable? Scepticism gives a pessimistic reply to these important epistemological questions - we don't know anything; none of our beliefs are reasonable. But can such a seemingly paradoxical claim be more than an intellectual...

    Published December 18th 1996 by Routledge

  2. The Immaterial Self

    A Defence of the Cartesian Dualist Conception of the Mind

    By John Foster

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    Dualism argues that the mind is more than just the brain. It holds that there exists two very different realms, one mental and the other physical. Both are fundamental and one cannot be reduced to the other - there are minds and there is a physical world. This book examines and defends the most...

    Published November 13th 1996 by Routledge

  3. State Punishment

    By Nicola Lacey

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    Nicola Lacey presents a new approach to the question of the moral justification of punishment by the State. She focuses on the theory of punishments in context of other political questions, such as the nature of political obligation and the function and scope of criminal law. Arguing that no...

    Published September 21st 1994 by Routledge

  4. Scientism

    Philosophy and the Infatuation with Science

    By Tom Sorell Ltd, Tom Sorell

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 27th 1994 by Routledge

  5. A Materialist Theory of the Mind

    2nd Edition

    By D.M. Armstrong

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    Breaking new ground in the debate about the relation of mind and body, David Armstrong's classic text - first published in 1968 - remains the most compelling and comprehensive statement of the view that the mind is material or physical.In the preface to this new edition, the author reflects on the...

    Published September 22nd 1993 by Routledge

  6. Music and the Emotions

    The Philosophical Theories

    By Malcolm Budd

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    It has often been claimed, and frequently denied, that music derives some or all of its artistic value from the relation in which it stands to the emotions. This book presents and subjects to critical examination the chief theories about the relationship between the art of music and the emotions....

    Published November 4th 1992 by Routledge

  7. The Philosophy of Economics

    On the Scope of Reason in Economic Inquiry

    By Subroto Roy

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    The first work to seriously and successfully bridge twentieth century economics and philosophy. Subroto Roy draws these two disciplines together and examines the intellectual roots of economics....

    Published May 15th 1991 by Routledge

  8. Content and Consciousness

    2nd Edition

    By Daniel C. Dennett

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 23rd 1986 by Routledge

  9. The Rationality of Science

    By W.H. Newton-Smith

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 2nd 1981 by Routledge

  10. Hume's Moral Theory

    By J.L. Mackie

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    First Published in 1980. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 23rd 1980 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Personal Identity and Self-Consciousness
    By Brian Garrett
    To Be Published January 4th 2015

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