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Forthcoming Metaphysics Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Archetypes

    By Elémire Zolla

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Man is dominated by his archetypes; they mould not only his history but his dreams. But how are we to define and evaluate them? Is it perhaps possible for us to relate more creatively to them? Originally published in 1981, these are some of the questions raised by this title. To answer them the...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Causation, Evidence, and Inference

    By Julian Reiss

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Science

    In this book, Reiss argues in favor of a tight fit between evidence, concept and purpose in our causal investigations in the sciences. There is no doubt that the sciences employ a vast array of techniques to address causal questions such as controlled experiments, randomized trials, statistical and...

    To Be Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Metaethics

    A Contemporary Introduction

    By Mark van Roojen

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy

    Metaethics: A Contemporary Introduction provides a solid foundation in metaethics for advanced undergraduates by introducing a series of puzzles that most metaethical theories address. These puzzles involve moral disagreement, reference, moral epistemology, metaphysics, and moral psychology. From...

    To Be Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Personal Identity and Self-Consciousness

    By Brian Garrett

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    Personal Identity and Self-Consciousness is about persons and personal identity. What are we? And why does personal identity matter? Brian Garrett, using jargon-free language, addresses questions in the metaphysics of personal identity, questions in value theory, and discusses questions about the...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Mind, Method and Conditionals

    Selected Papers

    By Frank Jackson

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Social Humanism

    A New Metaphysics

    By Brian Ellis

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

    In this book, Ellis argues that moral and political objectives are not independent of one other, and so must be pursued in tandem. Social humanism is a moral and political philosophy that does just this. As a political philosophy, it justifies the implementation and maintenance of many of the...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Contrastivism in Philosophy

    Edited by Martijn Blaauw

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    Contrastivism can be applied to a variety of problems within philosophy, and as such, it can be coherently seen as a unified movement. This volume brings together state-of-the-art research on the contrastive treatment of philosophical concepts and questions, including knowledge, belief, free will,...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Peirce

    By Albert Atkin

    Series: The Routledge Philosophers

    Charles Sanders Peirce (1839-1914) is generally regarded as the founder of pragmatism, and one of the greatest ever American philosophers. Peirce is also widely known for his work on truth, foundational work in mathematical logic, and an influential theory of signs, or semiotics. Albert Atkin...

    To Be Published July 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Beyond the Analytic-Continental Divide

    Pluralist Philosophy in the Twenty-First Century

    Edited by Jeffery A. Bell, Andrew Cutrofello, Paul M. Livingston

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    This forward-thinking collection presents new work that looks beyond the division between the analytic and continental philosophical traditions—one that has long caused dissension, mutual distrust, and institutional barriers to the development of common concerns and problems. Rather than rehearsing...

    To Be Published September 10th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Philosophical Approaches to the Devil

    Edited by Benjamin W. McCraw, Robert Arp

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Religion

    This collection brings together new papers addressing the philosophical challenges that the concept of a Devil presents, bringing philosophical rigor to treatments of the Devil. Contributors approach the idea of the Devil from a variety of philosophical traditions, methodologies, and styles,...

    To Be Published October 9th 2015 by Routledge