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  1. Faith after Foundationalism

    By D.Z. Phillips

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

    Foundationalism is the view that philosophical propositions are of two kinds, those which need supporting evidence, and those which in themselves provide the evidence which renders them irrefutable. This book, originally published 1988, describes the battle between foundationalism, which...

    Published April 10th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Faith and Philosophical Enquiry

    By D.Z. Phillips

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

    The concern of this book is the nature of religious belief and the ways in which philosophical enquiry is related to it. Six chapters present the positive arguments the author wishes to put forward to discusses religion and rationality, scepticism about religion, language-games, belief and the loss...

    Published April 10th 2013 by Routledge

  3. A Threefold Cord

    Philosophy, Science, Religion. A Discussion between Viscount Samuel and Professor Herbert Dingle.

    By (Viscount) Herbert Louis Samuel, Herbert Dingle

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

    Originally published in 1961, this book originated in the belief that there was an urgent need for a greater association between philosophers and scientists and of both with men of religion. The problem of bringing this association into being is approached from different angles by the two authors,...

    Published April 10th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Durkheim, Bernard and Epistemology

    By Paul Q. Hirst

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Emile Durkheim

    This title, first published in 1975, contains two complimentary studies by Paul Q. Hirst: the first based on Claude Bernard’s theory of scientific knowledge, and the second concerning Emile Durkheim’s attempt to provide a philosophical foundation for a scientific sociology in The Rules of...

    Published February 28th 2013 by Routledge

  5. The Routledge Guidebook to Locke's Essay Concerning Human Understanding

    By E. J. Lowe

    Series: The Routledge Guides to the Great Books

    John Locke is widely acknowledged as the most important figure in the history of English philosophy and An Essay Concerning Human Understanding is his greatest intellectual work, emphasising the importance of experience for the formation of knowledge. The Routledge Guidebook to Locke’s Essay...

    Published January 30th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Contrastivism in Philosophy

    Edited by Martijn Blaauw

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    Contrastivism can be applied to a variety of problems within philosophy, and as such, it can be coherently seen as a unified movement. This volume brings together state-of-the-art research on the contrastive treatment of philosophical concepts and questions, including knowledge, belief, free will,...

    Published December 18th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Powers and Capacities in Philosophy

    The New Aristotelianism

    Edited by John Greco, Ruth Groff

    Powers and Capacities in Philosophy is designed to stake out an emerging, discipline-spanning neo-Aristotelian framework grounded in realism about causal powers. The volume brings together for the first time original essays by leading philosophers working on powers in relation to metaphysics,...

    Published December 17th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Disagreement and Skepticism

    Edited by Diego E. Machuca

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    The thirteen essays in this volume explore for the first time the possible skeptical implications of disagreement in different areas and from different perspectives, with an emphasis in the current debate about the epistemic significance of disagreement. They represent a new contribution to the...

    Published December 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  9. Epistemology

    Edited by Ram Neta

    Series: Critical Concepts in Philosophy

    For those working in Epistemology dizzying questions such as the following arise: • When are beliefs rational, or justified? • How should we update our beliefs in the light of new evidence? • Is it possible to gain knowledge, or justification? • How do we know what we know, and why do we care...

    Published October 15th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Disjunctivism

    Disjunctive Accounts in Epistemology and in the Philosophy of Perception

    Edited by Marcus Willaschek

    Does perception provide us with direct and unmediated access to the world around us? The so-called 'argument from illusion ' has traditionally been supposed to show otherwise: from the subject's point of view, perceptual illusions are often indistinguishable from veridical perceptions; hence,...

    Published September 17th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Education Reform and the Concept of Good Teaching
    By Derek Gottlieb
    To Be Published July 28th 2014
  2. Descartes: Belief, Scepticism and Virtue
    By Richard Davies
    To Be Published August 14th 2014
  3. Herbert Spencer: Legacies
    Edited by Mark Francis, Michael Taylor
    To Be Published August 18th 2014
  4. Posthumanism and Educational Research
    Edited by Nathan Snaza, John Weaver
    To Be Published August 24th 2014
  5. Descartes: The Project of Pure Enquiry
    By Bernard Williams
    To Be Published September 4th 2014

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