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  1. Philosophy of Language

    Edited by A. P. Martinich

    Series: Critical Concepts in Philosophy

    What do ‘meaning’ and ‘truth’ mean? And how are they situated in the concrete practices of linguistic communication? What is the relationship between words and the world? How—with words—can people do such varied things as marry, inaugurate a president, and declare a country’s independence? How is...

    Published November 13th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Wittgenstein and the Tractatus

    By Michael Morris

    Series: Routledge Philosophy GuideBooks

    Written by a leading expert, this is the ideal guide to the only book Wittgenstein published during his lifetime, the Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus. Michael Morris makes sense of Wittgenstein’s brief but often cryptic text, highlighting its key themes. He introduces and analyzes:...

    Published October 16th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Scepticism and Naturalism: Some Varieties

    By P.F. Strawson

    By the time of his death in 2006, Sir Peter Strawson was regarded as one of the world's most distinguished philosophers. Unavailable for many years, Scepticism and Naturalism is a profound reflection on two classic philosophical problems by a philosopher at the pinnacle of his career. Based on his...

    Published April 13th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Freedom and Resentment and Other Essays

    By P.F. Strawson

    By the time of his death in 2006, Sir Peter Strawson was regarded as one of the world's most distinguished philosophers. First published thirty years ago but long since unavailable, Freedom and Resentment collects some of Strawson's most important work and is an ideal introduction to his thinking...

    Published April 13th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Philosophy of Language

    A Contemporary Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By William G. Lycan

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy

    Philosophy of Language: A Contemporary Introduction introduces the student to the main issues and theories in twentieth century philosophy of language, focusing specifically on linguistic phenomena. Topics are structured in four parts in the book. Part I, Reference and Referring...

    Published April 7th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Philosophy of Language

    2nd Edition

    By Alex Miller, Alex Miller

    Series: Fundamentals of Philosophy

    This engaging and accessible introduction to the philosophy of language provides an important guide to one of the liveliest and most challenging areas of study in philosophy. Interweaving the historical development of the subject with a thematic overview of the different approaches to meaning, the...

    Published September 6th 2007 by Routledge

  7. The Devil in Modern Philosophy

    By Ernest Gellner

    The essays in this volume gather together Gellner's thinking on the connection between philosophy and life and they approach the topic from a number of directions: philosophy of morals, history of ideas, a discussion of individuals including R. G. Collingwood, Noam Chomsky, Piaget and Eysenck and...

    Published February 14th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Wittgenstein and the Human Form of Life

    By Oswald Hanfling

    Wittgenstein's later writings generate a great deal of controversy and debate, as do the implications of his ideas for such topics as consciousness, knowledge, language and the arts.Oswald Hanfling addresses a widespeard tendency to ascribe to Wittgenstein views that go beyond those he actually...

    Published October 1st 2006 by Routledge

  9. Logic, Form and Grammar

    By Peter Long

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    The notion of logical form and its applications are at the heart of some of the classical problems in philosophical logic and are the focus of Peter Long’s investigations in the three essays that comprise this volume. In the first, major, essay the concern is with the notion of logical form as it...

    Published April 30th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Hilary Putnam

    Pragmatism and Realism

    Edited by James Conant, Ursula M. Zeglen

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    One of the most influential contemporary philosophers, Hilary Putnam's involvement in philosophy spans philosophy of mind, philosophy of language, ontology and epistemology and logic.This specially commissioned collection discusses his contribution to the realist and pragmatist debate. Hilary...

    Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Mind
    By Various
    To Be Published October 28th 2014
  2. Matter, Mind and Meaning
    By Whately Carington
    To Be Published October 28th 2014
  3. Brain and Mind: Modern Concepts of the Nature of Mind
    Edited by J. R. Smythies
    To Be Published October 28th 2014
  4. The Mind and the Soul: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Mind
    By Jenny Teichman
    To Be Published October 28th 2014
  5. Cybernetics and the Philosophy of Mind
    By Kenneth Sayre
    To Be Published October 28th 2014

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