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  1. Mind and Deity

    Being the Second Series of a Course of Gifford Lectures on the General Subject of Metaphysics and Theism given in the University of Glasgow in 1940

    By John Laird

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

    Complementary to Theism and Cosmology, this book begins with a discussion of philosophical and theological idea-ism, and our common beliefs concerning nature, man, and God. It is principally concerned with idealism - the place of ideals in reality rather than with the place of ideas. It discusses...

    Published April 11th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Reason, Truth and God

    By J. Renford Bambrough

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

    Dealing with theological affirmations and philosophical reactions to them, this concise book presents insightful applications of modern general philosophy to religion. Originally published in 1969, the book investigates epistemological thinking first before turning to notions of assertion, belief,...

    Published April 11th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Religion and Reality

    A Study in the Philosophy of Mysticism

    By James Henry Tuckwell

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

    This discussion of the search for religious truth addresses a universal view of religion that can be termed ‘philosophical mysticism’ from a rational basis of experience. Originally published in 1915, this is a classic of theological thinking that investigates the fundamental nature of religion and...

    Published April 11th 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Reality of the Mind

    St Augustine's Philosophical Arguments for the Human Soul as a Spiritual Substance

    By Ludger Hölscher

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

    Among the various approaches to the question of the nature of the mind (or soul), Augustine’s philosophical arguments for the existence of an incorporeal and spiritual substance in man and against materialism are here thoroughly examined on their merits as a source of insight for contemporary...

    Published April 11th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Value and Reality

    The Philosophical Case for Theism

    By Alfred Cyril Ewing

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

    This is a major work by one of the best-known philosophical writers, representing the culmination of some twenty-five years’ work on the possibility of giving a rational defence of the claims of the religious man, and specifically the theist, in the face of modern criticisms. Dr Ewing’s object has...

    Published April 11th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Emergence in Science and Philosophy

    Edited by Antonella Corradini, Timothy O'Connor

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Science

    The concept of emergence has seen a significant resurgence in philosophy and the sciences, yet debates regarding emergentist and reductionist visions of the natural world continue to be hampered by imprecision or ambiguity. Emergent phenomena are said to arise out of and be sustained by more basic...

    Published March 21st 2013 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge Guidebook to Locke's Essay Concerning Human Understanding

    By E. J. Lowe

    Series: The Routledge Guides to the Great Books

    John Locke is widely acknowledged as the most important figure in the history of English philosophy and An Essay Concerning Human Understanding is his greatest intellectual work, emphasising the importance of experience for the formation of knowledge. The Routledge Guidebook to Locke’s Essay...

    Published January 31st 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Metaphysics of Powers

    Their Grounding and their Manifestations

    Edited by Anna Marmodoro

    Series: Routledge Studies in Metaphysics

    First published in 2010. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 29th 2013 by Routledge

  9. 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,...

    Published December 19th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Powers and Capacities in Philosophy

    The New Aristotelianism

    Edited by John Greco, Ruth Groff

    Powers and Capacities in Philosophy is designed to stake out an emerging, discipline-spanning neo-Aristotelian framework grounded in realism about causal powers. The volume brings together for the first time original essays by leading philosophers working on powers in relation to metaphysics,...

    Published December 18th 2012 by Routledge