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  1. Understanding Eastern Philosophy

    By Ray Billington

    Understanding Eastern Philosophy provides an accessible critical introduction to how some of the key philosophies of the East compare with those in the West. Starting from a discussion of the problems of distinguishing between religions and philosophies, Ray Billington presents a clear picture of...

    Published September 3rd 1997 by Routledge

  2. Strong Hermeneutics

    Contingency and Moral Identity

    By Nicholas H. Smith

    Recent years have seen a resurgence of interest in ethics, particularly in the approaches of deconstruction and hermeneutics. At the same time, questions of identity have risen to prominence in philosophy and beyond into cultural studies and literature. Strong Hermeneutics is a clear and accessible...

    Published August 27th 1997 by Routledge

  3. Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Mill on Utilitarianism

    By Roger Crisp

    Series: Routledge Philosophy GuideBooks

    Mill was one of the most important British philosophers of the nineteenth century; his Utilitarianism is a pivotal work in ethical thought. This book, written specifically for students coming to Mill - and perhaps philosophy - for the first time, will be an ideal guide.Mill on Utilitarianism...

    Published July 30th 1997 by Routledge

  4. Dislocating Cultures

    Identities, Traditions, and Third World Feminism

    By Uma Narayan

    Series: Thinking Gender

    Dislocating Cultures takes aim at the related notions of nation, identity, and tradition to show how Western and Third World scholars have misrepresented Third World cultures and feminist agendas. Drawing attention to the political forces that have spawned, shaped, and perpetuated these...

    Published July 22nd 1997 by Routledge

  5. Present Hope

    Philosophy, Architecture, Judaism

    By Andrew Benjamin

    An understanding of what we mean by the present is one of the key issues in literature, philosophy, and culture today, but also one of the most neglected and misunderstood. Present Hope develops a fascinating philosophical understanding of the present, approaching this question via discussions of...

    Published July 16th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Self-Interest

    An Anthology of Philosophical Perspectives from Antiquity to the Present

    Edited by Kelly Rogers

    Self-Interest discusses the reconciliation of inevitable self-concern with its manifest potential for harm. This anthology brings together the efforts of twenty three renown philosophers to address the matter of how to bring about such a reconciliation. The drive for self-preservation, as observed...

    Published July 14th 1997 by Routledge

  7. Bayle's Dictionary: Historical and Critical

    by Peter Bayle, the Second Edition, to which is Prefixed, the Life of the Author.<BR>Revised, Corrected and Enlarged, by Pierre Desmaizeaux, Fellow of the Royal Society

    By Peter Bayle

    Series: Early Sources in Reference

    Bayle's Dictionary is one of the best known and most influential works of the eighteenth century. Banned in Catholic France on first publication in 1697 it became a bestseller and ran into several editions and translations. Its merciless scientific and philosophical enquiring challenged all...

    Published July 9th 1997 by Routledge

  8. Blanchot

    Extreme Contemporary

    By Leslie Hill

    Series: Warwick Studies in European Philosophy

    Blanchot provides a compelling insight into one of the key figures in the development of postmodern thought. Although Blanchot's work is characterised by a fragmentary and complex style, Leslie Hill introduces clearly and accessibly the key themes in his work. He shows how Blanchot questions the...

    Published July 2nd 1997 by Routledge

  9. The Logic of the Gift

    Toward an Ethic of Generosity

    Edited by Alan D. Schrift

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 26th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Derrida and Feminism

    Recasting the Question of Woman

    Edited by Ellen Feder, Mary C. Rawlinson, Emily Zakin

    The first-ever compilation of articles that highlights the intersection of Derridean and feminist theories--a work that represents the extensive and diverse response feminist theorists have had to Derrida, particularly to the issues of gender, identity, and the construction of the subject....

    Published June 26th 1997 by Routledge