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You are currently browsing 21–30 of 98 new and published books in the subject of Epistemology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Knowledge and Belief

    By Frederick F. Schmitt

    Series: Problems of Philosophy

    Knowledge, from Plato onwards, has been considered in relation to justified belief. Current debate has centred around the nature of the justification and whether justified belief can be considered an internal or extenal matter. Epistemological internalists argue that the subject must be able to...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Pluriverse (Routledge Revivals)

    An Essay in the Philosophy of Pluralism

    By Benjamin Paul Blood

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Pluriverse, the final work of the American poet and philosopher Benjamin Paul Blood, was published posthumously in 1920. After an experience of the anaesthetic nitrous oxide during a dental operation, Blood came to the conclusion that his mind had been opened, that he had undergone a mystical...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Understanding the Tacit

    By Stephen P. Turner

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    This book outlines a new account of the tacit, meaning tacit knowledge, presuppositions, practices, traditions, and so forth. It includes essays on topics such as underdetermination and mutual understanding, and critical discussions of the major alternative approaches to the tacit, including...

    Published November 13th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Donald Davidson: Life and Words

    Edited by Maria Baghramian

    Donald Davidson (1917-2003) was one of the most prominent philosophers of the second half of the twentieth century. His thinking about language, mind, and epistemology has shaped the views of several generations of philosophers. This book brings together articles by a host of prominent philosophers...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Philosophy of Science

    A Unified Approach

    By Gerhard Schurz

    Philosophy of Science: A Unified Approach combines a general introduction to philosophy of science with an integrated survey of all its important subfields. As the book’s subtitle suggests, this excellent overview is guided methodologically by "a unified approach" to philosophy of science: behind...

    Published November 7th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Third City (Routledge Revivals)

    Philosophy at War with Positivism

    By Borna Bebek

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The Third City, first published in 1982, offers an innovative response to the troubled relationship between Western philosophy, as it has been conducted since the Renaissance, and the everyday lives of the communities in which we live. Bebek contends that the model of philosophical reflection is to...

    Published November 7th 2013 by Routledge

  7. The Politics of Expertise

    By Stephen P. Turner

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    This book collects case studies and theoretical papers on expertise, focusing on four major themes: legitimation, the aggregation of knowledge, the distribution of knowledge and the distribution of power. It focuses on the institutional means by which the distribution of knowledge and the...

    Published November 4th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Epistemology and the Regress Problem

    By Scott Aikin

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    In the last decade, the familiar problem of the regress of reasons has returned to prominent consideration in epistemology. And with the return of the problem, evaluation of the options available for its solution is begun anew. Reason’s regress problem, roughly put, is that if one has good reasons...

    Published October 14th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Contemporary Philosophical Naturalism and Its Implications

    Edited by Bana Bashour, Hans D. Muller

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Science

    One of the most pervasive and persistent questions in philosophy is the relationship between the natural sciences and traditional philosophical categories such as metaphysics, epistemology and the mind. Contemporary Philosophical Naturalism and Its Implications is a unique and valuable contribution...

    Published September 26th 2013 by Routledge

  10. On Twenty-Five Years of Social Epistemology

    A Way Forward

    Edited by James H. Collier

    This edited collection charts the development of, and prospects for, conceiving knowledge as a social phenomenon. The origin, aims and growth of the journal Social Epistemology, founded in 1987, serves to anchor each of the book’s contributions. Each contribution offers a unique, but related,...

    Published September 26th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Descartes: Belief, Scepticism and Virtue
    By Richard Davies
    To Be Published August 14th 2014
  2. Herbert Spencer: Legacies
    Edited by Mark Francis, Michael Taylor
    To Be Published August 18th 2014
  3. Posthumanism and Educational Research
    Edited by Nathan Snaza, John Weaver
    To Be Published August 24th 2014
  4. Descartes: The Project of Pure Enquiry
    By Bernard Williams
    To Be Published September 4th 2014
  5. Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Wittgenstein and On Certainty
    By Andy Hamilton
    To Be Published September 21st 2014

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