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  1. Broad's Critical Essays in Moral Philosophy (Routledge Revivals)

    Edited by David Cheney

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The ideas of C. D. Broad have affected the work of moral philosophers throughout the twentieth century to the present day. First published in 1971, this edited volume contains Broad’s best essays on the philosophical problems of Ethics, mostly written and published between 1914 and 1964. Among the...

    Published June 20th 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Study of Man (Routledge Revivals)

    The Lindsay Memorial Lectures 1958

    By Michael Polanyi

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Michael Polanyi (1891-1976) was an eminent theorist across the fields of philosophy, physical chemistry and economics. Elected to the Royal Society and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, his contributions to research in the social sciences, and his theories on positivism and knowledge, are...

    Published May 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  3. Rationality and the Literate Mind

    By Roy Harris

    Series: Routledge Advances in Communication and Linguistic Theory

    This book re-examines the old debate about the relationship between rationality and literacy. Does writing "restructure consciousness?" Do preliterate societies have a different "mind-set" from literate societies? Is reason "built in" to the way we think? How is literacy related to numeracy? Is the...

    Published May 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  4. British Empirical Philosophers (Routledge Revivals)

    Locke, Berkeley, Hume, Reid and J. S. Mill. [An anthology.]

    Edited by A J Ayer, Donald Winch

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1952, British Empirical Philosophers is a comprehensive picture of one of the most important movements in the history of philosophic thought. In his introduction, Professor A. J. Ayer distinguishes the main problems of empiricism and gives a critical account of the ways in...

    Published May 15th 2013 by Routledge

  5. The Story of Analytic Philosophy

    Plot and Heroes

    Edited by Anat Biletzki, Anat Matar

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    This unique collection looks at analytic philosophy in its historical context. Prominent philosophers discuss key figures, including Russell and Wittgenstein, methods and results in analytic philosophy to present its story. This volume assesses the challenge posed by changing cultural and...

    Published March 21st 2013 by Routledge

  6. On Mechanism in Hegel's Social and Political Philosophy

    By Nathan Ross

    Series: Studies in Philosophy

    On Mechanism in Hegel's Social and Political Philosophy examines the role of the concept of mechanism in Hegel’s thinking about political and social institutions. It counters as overly simplistic the notion that Hegel has an ‘organic concept of society’. It examines the thought of Hegel’s peers and...

    Published February 27th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Mind, Reason, and Being-in-the-World

    The McDowell-Dreyfus Debate

    Edited by Joseph K. Schear

    John McDowell and Hubert L. Dreyfus are philosophers of world renown, whose work has decisively shaped the fields of analytic philosophy and phenomenology respectively. Mind, Reason, and Being-in-the-World: The McDowell-Dreyfus Debate opens with their debate over one of the most important and...

    Published February 13th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Insiders and Outsiders in Seventeenth-Century Philosophy

    Edited by G.A.J. Rogers, Tom Sorell, Jill Kraye

    Series: Routledge Studies in Seventeenth Century Philosophy

    Seventeenth-century philosophy scholars come together in this volume to address the Insiders--Descartes, Spinoza, Leibniz, Locke, and Hobbes--and Outsiders--Pierre Gassendi, Kenelm Digby, Theophilus Gale, Ralph Cudworth and Nicholas Malebranche--of the philosocial canon, and the ways in which...

    Published February 13th 2013 by Routledge

  9. 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...

    Published February 7th 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Routledge Guidebook to Wittgenstein's Philosophical Investigations

    By Marie McGinn

    Series: The Routledge Guides to the Great Books

    Wittgenstein is one of the most important and influential twentieth-century philosophers in the western tradition. In his Philosophical Investigations he undertakes a radical critique of analytical philosophy's approach to both the philosophy of language and the philosophy of mind. The Routledge...

    Published January 30th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Philosophy, Science, and History: A Guide and Reader
    Edited by Lydia Patton
    To Be Published May 19th 2014
  2. The Death of God and the Meaning of Life, 2nd Edition
    By Julian Young
    To Be Published May 25th 2014
  3. Maurice Mandelbaum and American Critical Realism
    Edited by Ian F. Verstegen
    To Be Published May 27th 2014
  4. Kant and the Cultivation of Virtue
    By Chris W. Surprenant
    To Be Published July 3rd 2014
  5. Causation and Modern Philosophy
    Edited by Keith Allen, Tom Stoneham
    To Be Published July 10th 2014

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