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  1. Philosophy of Science

    A Contemporary Introduction

    By Alex Rosenberg

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy

    This user-friendly text covers key issues in the philosophy of science in an accessible and philosophically serious way. It will prove valuable to students studying philosophy of science as well as science students.Prize-winning author Alex Rosenberg explores the philosophical problems that science...

    Published August 24th 2000 by Routledge

  2. The Turn to Ethics

    Edited by Marjorie Garber, Beatrice Hanssen, Rebecca L. Walkowitz

    Series: CultureWork: A Book Series from the Center for Literacy and Cultural Studies at Harvard

    What kind of turn is the turn to ethics? A Right turn? A Left turn? A wrong turn? A U-turn? Ethics is back in literary studies, philosophy, and political theory. The philosophers, political theorists, literary critics and physician whose essays are collected here bring the particularities of...

    Published August 11th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Arguing Well

    By John Shand

    Arguing Well is a lucid introduction to the nature of good reasoning, how to test and construct successful arguments. It assumes no prior knowledge of logic or philosophy. The book includes an introduction to basic symbolic logic. Arguing Well introduces and explains: * The nature and importance of...

    Published August 9th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Problems of Compositionality

    By Zoltán Gendler Szabó

    Series: Studies in Philosophy

    This book is a critical discussion of the principle of compositionality, the thesis that the meaning of a complex expression is fully determined by the meanings of its constituents and its structure. The aim of this book is to clarify what is meant by this principle, to show that its traditional...

    Published August 7th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Critique of Violence

    Between Poststructuralism and Critical Theory

    By Beatrice Hanssen

    Series: Warwick Studies in European Philosophy

    Critique of Violence is a highly original and lucid investigation of the heated controversy between poststructuralism and critical theory. Leading theorist Beatrice Hanssen uses Walter Benjamin's essay 'Critique of Violence' as a guide to analyse the contentious debate, shifting the emphasis from...

    Published August 3rd 2000 by Routledge

  6. Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Leibniz and the Monadology

    By Anthony Savile

    Series: Routledge Philosophy GuideBooks

    Leibniz is a major figure in western philosophy and, with Descartes and Spinoza, one of the most influential philosophers of the Rationalist School. The Monadology is his most famous work and one of the most important works of modern philosophy.Leibniz and the Monadology introduces and assesses:*...

    Published July 27th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Eastern Philosophy: Key Readings

    By Oliver Leaman

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    Through key readings from primary and secondary sources this book communicates at first hand the principal features of a remarkable range of Eastern thought - from Buddhism, Confucianism, and Hinduism to Islam, Shinto, and Zoroastrianism. Passages from key texts guide the reader through over ninety...

    Published July 20th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Philosophy for Linguists

    An Introduction

    By Siobhan Chapman

    Philosophy for Linguists provides students with a clear, concise introduction to the main topics in the philosophy of language. Focusing on what students of linguistics need to know and how philosophy relates to modern linguistics, the book is structured around key branches of the field: semantics...

    Published July 20th 2000 by Routledge

  9. The Great Philosophers

    Edited by Ray Monk, Frederic Raphael

    Brief, accessible, and affordable, these pocket-sized volumes offer the essential introductions to the great philosophers of the Western tradition-from Plato to Wittgenstein....

    Published July 14th 2000 by Routledge

  10. When Bad Things Happen to Other People

    By John Portmann

    Although many of us deny it, it is not uncommon to feel pleasure over the suffering of others, particularly when we feel that suffering has been deserved. The German word for this concept-Schadenfreude-has become universal in its expression of this feeling. Drawing on the teachings of history's...

    Published June 30th 2000 by Routledge