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Forthcoming History of Philosophy Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Bertrand Russell's Dialogue with His Contemporaries (Routledge Revivals)

    By Elizabeth Ramsden Eames

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1989, this book considers Bertrand Russell’s philosophy through his correspondence with others. Indeed, his exchanges with his elders in philosophy, with his contemporaries, and with one of his most outstanding pupils are brought to life in this judicious exposition: meticulously...

    To Be Published July 31st 2014 by Routledge

  2. Descartes

    Belief, Scepticism and Virtue

    By Richard Davies

    Series: Routledge Studies in Seventeenth Century Philosophy

    Descartes is often regarded as the founder of modern philosophy, and is credited with placing at centre stage the question of what we know and how we know it. Descartes: Belief, Scepticism and Virtue seeks to reinsert his work and thought in its contemporary ethical and theological context. Richard...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Discipline of History and the History of Thought

    By M.C. Lemon

    Although much has been written of the nature of history and its disciplinary problems, less attention has been paid to the history of thought. M.C. Lemon's rigorously philosophical work first re-asserts the discipline of history in general as narrative based, before pursuing the methodological...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Voltaire's Jews and Modern Jewish Identity

    Rethinking the Enlightenment

    By Harvey Mitchell

    Series: Routledge Jewish Studies Series

    Harvey Mitchell’s book argues that a reassessment of Voltaire’s treatment of traditional Judaism will sharpen discussion of the origins of, and responses to, the Enlightenment. His study shows how Voltaire’s nearly total antipathy to Judaism is best understood by stressing his self-regard as...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Rules, Magic and Instrumental Reason

    A Critical Interpretation of Peter Winch's Philosophy of the Social Sciences

    By Berel Dov Lerner

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    This book offers a systematic and critical discussion of Peter Winch's writings on the philosophy of the social sciences. The author points to Winch's tendency to over-emphasize the importance of language and communication, and his insufficient attention to the role of practical, technological...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. History of Chinese Philosophy

    Edited by Bo Mou

    Series: Routledge History of World Philosophies

    The History of Chinese Philosophy is a comprehensive and authoritative examination of the movements and thinkers that have shaped Chinese philosophy over the last three thousand years. An outstanding team of international contributors provide seventeen accessible entries organised into five...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Austrian Contribution to Analytic Philosophy

    Edited by Mark Textor

    Series: London Studies in the History of Philosophy

    Although an important part of the origins of analytic philosophy can be traced back to philosophy in Austria in the first part of the twentieth century, remarkably little is known about the specific contribution made by Austrian philosophy and philosophers. In The Austrian Contribution to Analytic...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Dewey-Arg Philosophers

    By J.E. Tiles

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Gaston Bachelard

    Critic of Science and the Imagination

    By Cristina Chimisso

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    In this new study, Cristina Chimisso explores the work of the French Philosopher of Science, Gaston Bachelard (1884-1962) by situating it within French cultural life of the first half of the century. The book is introduced by a study - based on an analysis of portraits and literary representations...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Scotch Metaphysics

    A Century of Enlightenment in Scotland

    By George E. Davie

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy

    Focusing on the works of Thomas Reid, Dugald Stewart, Sir William Hamilton, Thomas Brown and James Frederick Ferrier, this book offers a definitive account of an important philosophical movement, and represents a ground-breaking contribution to scholarship in the area. Essential reading for...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

Recently Published Books

  1. History Russian Philosophy V1
    By V. V. Zenkovsky
    Published July 9th 2014
  2. Causation and Modern Philosophy
    Edited by Keith Allen, Tom Stoneham
    Published July 2nd 2014
  3. History Russian Philosophy V2
    By V. V. Zenkovsky
    Published June 22nd 2014
  4. Kant and the Cultivation of Virtue
    By Chris W. Surprenant
    Published June 18th 2014
  5. Plato and the Individual (RLE: Plato)
    By David Rankin
    Published June 9th 2014

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