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  1. Liberalism

    Critical Concepts in Political Science

    Edited by G.W. Smith

    Series: Critical Concepts in Political Science

    Encompassing the relationship between the state and the individual, society and the individual, the nature of freedom and the concept of the person, this four-volume set covers the main tenets of the liberal tradition. The collection includes material from the rich background and history of...

    Published September 25th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Aesthetics and the Environment

    The Appreciation of Nature, Art and Architecture

    By Allen Carlson

    Traditional aesthetics is often associated with the appreciation of art, Allen Carlson shows how much of our aesthetic experience does not encompass art but nature. He argues that knowledge of what it is we are appreciating is essential to having an appropriate aesthetic experience and that...

    Published September 25th 2002 by Routledge

  3. The Importance of Being Understood

    Folk Psychology as Ethics

    By Adam Morton

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    The Importance of Being Understood is an innovative and thought-provoking exploration of the links between the way we think about each other's mental states and the fundamentally cooperative nature of everyday life.Adam Morton begins with a consideration of 'folk psychology', the tendency to...

    Published September 25th 2002 by Routledge

  4. Genes: A Philosophical Inquiry

    By Gordon Graham

    'It's all in the genes'. Is this true, and if so, what is all in the genes? Genes: A Philosophical Inquiry is a crystal clear and highly informative guide to a debate none of us can afford to ignore.Beginning with a much-needed overview of the relationship between science and technology, Gordon...

    Published August 11th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Beast and Man

    The Roots of Human Nature

    By Mary Midgley

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Philosophers have traditionally concentrated on the qualities that make human beings different from other species. In Beast and Man Mary Midgley, one of our foremost intellectuals, stresses continuities. What makes people tick? Largely, she asserts, the same things as animals. She tells us humans...

    Published July 10th 2002 by Routledge

  6. One-Dimensional Man

    Studies in the Ideology of Advanced Industrial Society

    By Herbert Marcuse

    Series: Routledge Classics

    One of the most important texts of modern times, Herbert Marcuse's analysis and image of a one-dimensional man in a one-dimensional society has shaped many young radicals' way of seeing and experiencing life. Published in 1964, it fast became an ideological bible for the emergent New Left. As...

    Published July 10th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Wholeness and the Implicate Order

    By David Bohm

    Series: Routledge Classics

    David Bohm was one of the foremost scientific thinkers and philosophers of our time. Although deeply influenced by Einstein, he was also, more unusually for a scientist, inspired by mysticism. Indeed, in the 1970s and 1980s he made contact with both J. Krishnamurti and the Dalai Lama whose...

    Published July 3rd 2002 by Routledge

  8. Reading McDowell

    On Mind and World

    Edited by Nicholas Smith

    Reading McDowell: On Mind and World brings together an exceptional list of contributors to analyse and discuss McDowell's challenging and influential book, one of the most influential contributions to contemporary philosophy in recent years. In it McDowell discusses issues in epistemology,...

    Published June 26th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Immanuel Kant

    Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals in Focus

    Edited by Lawrence Pasternack

    The Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals^ is one of the most important works of moral philosophy ever written, and Kant's most widely read work. It attempts to demonstrate that morality has its foundation in reason and that our wills are free from both natural necessity and the power of desire....

    Published June 19th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Man Meets Dog

    By Konrad Lorenz

    Series: Routledge Classics

    In this wonderful book, the famous scientist and best-selling author, Konrad Lorenz, 'the man who talked with animals', enlightens and entertains us with his illustrated account of the unique relationship between humans and their pets. Displaying Lorenz's customary humanity and expert knowledge of...

    Published May 8th 2002 by Routledge