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  1. Stream of Consciousness

    Unity and Continuity in Conscious Experience

    By Barry Dainton

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    Barry Dainton’s controversial and highly original Stream of Consciousness aroused considerable interest when it was first published. This new paperback edition includes a postscript in which Dainton responds to some of his critics. Despite the recent upsurge of interest in consciousness, most of...

    Published December 18th 2005 by Routledge

  2. Leibniz

    By Nicholas Jolley

    Series: The Routledge Philosophers

    Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (1646-1716) was hailed by Bertrand Russell as 'one of the supreme intellects of all time'. A towering figure in seventeenth-century philosophy, his complex thought has been championed and satirized in equal measure, most famously in Voltaire's Candide.In this outstanding...

    Published April 21st 2005 by Routledge

  3. Relativism

    By Maria Baghramian

    Series: Problems of Philosophy

    'It's all relative'. In a world of increasing cultural diversity, it can seem that everything is indeed relative. But should we concede that there is no such thing as right and wrong, and no objective truth? Can we reconcile relativism and pluralism?Relativism surveys the different varieties of...

    Published August 4th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Aristotle and the Metaphysics

    By Vasilis Politis

    Series: Routledge Philosophy GuideBooks

    Aristotles' 'Metaphysics' is one of the most important texts in Ancient Philosophy. This GuideBook looks at the Metaphysics thematically and takes the student through the main arguments found in the text. The book introduces and assesses Aristotle's life and the background to the Metaphysics, the...

    Published February 18th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Naturalization of the Soul

    Self and Personal Identity in the Eighteenth Century

    By John Barresi, Raymond Martin

    Series: Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Philosophy

    Naturalization of the Soul charts the development of the concepts of soul and self in Western thought, from Plato to the present. It fills an important gap in intellectual history by being the first book to emphasize the enormous intellectual transformation in the eighteenth century, when the...

    Published February 11th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Personal Identity

    2nd Edition

    By Harold W. Noonan

    Personal Identity is a comprehensive introduction to the nature of the self and its relation to the body. Harold Noonan places the problem of personal identity in the context of more general puzzles about identity, discussing the major historical theories and more recent debates. The second edition...

    Published October 29th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Russell on Metaphysics

    Selections from the Writings of Bertrand Russell

    By Bertrand Russell

    Edited by Stephen Mumford

    Series: Russell on...

    Is the world of appearances the real world?Are there facts that exist independently of our minds?Are there vague objects?Russell on Metaphysics brings together for the first time a comprehensive selection of Russell's writing on metaphysics in one volume. Russell's major and lasting contribution to...

    Published February 12th 2003 by Routledge

  8. The Essential David Bohm

    Edited by Lee Nichol

    There are few scientists of the twentieth century whose life's work has created more excitement and controversy than that of physicist David Bohm (1917-1992). For the first time in a single volume, The Essential David Bohm offers a comprehensive overview of Bohm's original works from a...

    Published November 20th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Possible Worlds

    By John Divers

    Series: Problems of Philosophy

    Possible Worlds presents the first up-to-date and comprehensive examination of one of the most important topics in metaphysics. John Divers considers the prevalent philosophical positions, including realism, antirealism and the work of important writers on possible worlds such as David Lewis,...

    Published August 28th 2002 by Routledge

  10. 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