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  1. Time

    By Phillip Turetzky

    Series: Problems of Philosophy

    Time offers a comprehensive history of the philosophy of time in western philosophy from the Greeks through to the twentieth century.In the first half of the book, Philip Turetzky explores theories in ancient and modern philosophy chronologically: from Aristotle to Nietzsche. In the latter half,...

    Published June 24th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Hume's Epistemology and Metaphysics

    An Introduction

    By Georges Dicker

    David Hume's Treatise on Human Nature and Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding are amongst the most widely-studies texts on philosophy. Hume's Epistemology and Metaphysics: An Introduction presents in a clear, concise and accessible manner the key themes of these texts. Georges Dicker clarifies...

    Published March 25th 1998 by Routledge

  3. One Hundred Twentieth-Century Philosophers

    Edited by Stuart Brown, Diane Collinson, Dr Robert Wilkinson, Robert Wilkinson

    One Hundred Twentieth-Century Philosophers offers biographical information and critical analysis of the life, work and impact of some of the most significant figures in philosophy this century.Taken from the acclaimed Biographical Dictionary of Twentieth-Century Philosophers, the 100 entries are...

    Published March 25th 1998 by Routledge

  4. Yielding Gender

    Feminism, Deconstruction and the History of Philosophy

    By Penelope Deutscher

    Traditional accounts of the feminist history of philosophy have viewed reason as associated with masculinity and subsequent debates have been framed by this assumption. Yet recent debates in deconstruction have shown that gender has never been a stable matter. In the history of philosophy 'female'...

    Published October 15th 1997 by Routledge

  5. Oriental Enlightenment

    The Encounter Between Asian and Western Thought

    By J.J. Clarke

    What is the place of Eastern thought - Buddhism, Taoism, Hinduism, Confucianism - in the Western intellectual tradition? Oriental Enlightenment shows how, despite current talk of 'globalization', there is still a reluctance to accept that the West could have borrowed anything of significance from...

    Published April 16th 1997 by Routledge

  6. The Collected Papers of Bertrand Russell, Volume 11

    Last Philosophical Testament 1947-68

    By Bertrand Russell

    Edited by John Slater, Peter Köllner

    Series: The Collected Papers of Bertrand Russell

    This volume collects together Russell's philosophical writings during the period from 1947-68. For about half of this period Russell worked steadily at philosophy but after the publication of My Philosophical Development in 1959 he retired from academic philosophy for the second time. After that...

    Published April 2nd 1997 by Routledge

  7. Principles of Social Reconstruction

    By Bertrand Russell

    This book, originally entitled Why Men Fight, is generally seen as the fullest expression of Russell's political philosophy. Russell argues that after the experience of the Great War the individualistic approach of traditional liberalism has reached its limits. Political theory must be based on the...

    Published March 12th 1997 by Routledge

  8. The Two Pragmatisms

    From Peirce to Rorty

    By Howard Mounce

    The Two Pragmatisms - From Peirce to Rorty maps the main movements within the pragmatist tradition. Two distinct forms of pragmatism are identified, that of Peirce and that of the `second' pragmatism stemming from James' interpretation of Peirce and seen in the work of Dewey and above all Rorty....

    Published January 29th 1997 by Routledge

  9. Routledge History of Philosophy Volume I

    From the Beginning to Plato

    Edited by C. C. W. Taylor

    Series: Routledge History of Philosophy

    Volume 1 of the Routledge History of Philosophy covers one of the most remarkable periods in human thought. In the space of two and a half centuries, philosophy developed from quasi-mythological speculation to a state in which many of the most fundamental questions about the universe, the mind and...

    Published January 22nd 1997 by Routledge

  10. Philosophy of the English-Speaking World in the Twentieth Century 2: Meaning, Knowledge and Value

    Routledge History of Philosophy Volume X

    Edited by John Canfield

    Series: Routledge History of Philosophy

    Volume 10 of the Routledge History of Philosophy presents a historical survey of the central topics in twentieth century Anglo-American philosophy. It chronicles what has been termed the 'linguistic turn' in analytic philosophy and traces the influence the study of language has had on the main...

    Published December 4th 1996 by Routledge