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  1. Philosophical Methodology: The Armchair or the Laboratory?

    Edited by Matthew C. Haug

    What methodology should philosophers follow? Should they rely on methods that can be conducted from the armchair? Or should they leave the armchair and turn to the methods of the natural sciences, such as experiments in the laboratory? Or is this opposition itself a false one? Arguments about...

    Published July 18th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Popper’s Critical Rationalism

    A Philosophical Investigation

    By Darrell Rowbottom

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Science

    Popper’s Critical Rationalism presents Popper’s views on science, knowledge, and inquiry, and examines the significance and tenability of these in light of recent developments in philosophy of science, philosophy of probability, and epistemology. It develops a fresh and novel philosophical position...

    Published May 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  3. Using Critical Research for Educational and Social Change

    Edited by Tricia Kress

    This volume features the works of scholar-practitioners who embrace critical pedagogy and critical research as praxis in qualitative research about education. The authors take an explicit stance toward social justice through education, and they use critical research as a vehicle toward that end.&...

    Published May 13th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Knowledge, Virtue, and Action

    Putting Epistemic Virtues to Work

    Edited by Tim Henning, David P. Schweikard

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    This volume brings together recent work by leading and up-and-coming philosophers on the topic of virtue epistemology. The prospects of virtue-theoretic analyses of knowledge depend crucially on our ability to give some independent account of what epistemic virtues are and what they are for. The...

    Published April 26th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Globalization and the Decolonial Option

    Edited by Walter D. Mignolo, Arturo Escobar

    This is the first book in English profiling the work of a research collective that evolved around the notion of "coloniality", understood as the hidden agenda and the darker side of modernity and whose members are based in South America and the United States. The project called for an...

    Published April 15th 2013 by Routledge

  6. 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 11th 2013 by Routledge

  7. 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 11th 2013 by Routledge

  8. 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 11th 2013 by Routledge

  9. 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 March 1st 2013 by Routledge

  10. 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 31st 2013 by Routledge