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  1. Words and Things

    An Examination of, and an Attack on, Linguistic Philosophy, A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology, 2nd Edition

    By Ernest Gellner

    Series: Routledge Classics

    When Ernest Gellner was his early thirties, he took it upon himself to challenge the prevailing philosophical orthodoxy of the day, Linguistic Philosophy. Finding a powerful ally in Bertrand Russell, who provided the foreword for this book, Gellner embarked on the project that was to put him on the...

    Published January 17th 2005 by Routledge

  2. Knowledge and Reference in Empirical Science

    By Jody Azzouni

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    Knowledge and Reference in Empirical Science is a fascinating study of the bounds between science and language: in what sense, and of what, does science provide knowledge? Is science an instrument only distantly related to what's real? Can the language of science be used to adequately describe the...

    Published December 10th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Philosophy and Ordinary Language

    The Bent and Genius of our Tongue, 2nd Edition

    By Oswald Hanfling

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    What is philosophy about and what are its methods? Philosophy and Ordinary Language is a defence of the view that philosophy is largely about questions of language, which to a large extent means ordinary language. Some people argue that if philosophy is about ordinary language, then it is...

    Published October 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  4. Philosophy of Language and the Challenge to Scientific Realism

    By Christopher Norris

    Series: Routledge Studies in Critical Realism (Routledge Critical Realism)

    In this book Christopher Norris develops the case for scientific realism by tackling various adversary arguments from a range of anti-realist positions. Through a close critical reading he shows how they fail to make adequate sense on any rational, consistent, and scientifically-informed survey of...

    Published September 10th 2003 by Routledge

  5. The Rule of Metaphor

    The Creation of Meaning in Language, 3rd Edition

    By Paul Ricoeur

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Paul Ricoeur is widely regarded as one of the most distinguished philosophers of our time. In The Rule of Metaphor he seeks 'to show how language can extend itself to its very limits, forever discovering new resonances within itself'. Recognizing the fundamental power of language in...

    Published August 20th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Wittgenstein, Mind and Meaning

    Towards a Social Conception of Mind

    By Meredith Williams

    Wittgenstein, Mind and Meaning offers a provocative re-reading of Wittgenstein's later writings on language and mind, and explores the tensions between Wittgenstein's ideas and contemporary cognitivist conceptions of the mental. This book addresses both Wittgenstein's later works as well as...

    Published August 28th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Speech and Theology

    Language and the Logic of Incarnation

    By James K.A. Smith

    Series: Routledge Radical Orthodoxy

    God is infinite, but language finite; thus speech would seem to condemn Him to finitude. In speaking of God, would the theologian violate divine transcendence by reducing God to immanence, or choose, rather, to remain silent? At stake in this argument is a core problem of the conditions of divine...

    Published July 31st 2002 by Routledge

  8. Truth Without Objectivity

    By Max Kölbel

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    Truth without Objectivity provides a critique of the mainstream view of 'meaning'. Kölbel examines the standard solutions to the conflict implicit in this view, demonstrating their inadequacy and developing instead his own relativist theory of truth.The mainstream view of meaning assumes that...

    Published May 29th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Mencius On The Mind V 5

    By John Constable

    First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 19th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus

    2nd Edition

    By Ludwig Wittgenstein

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Perhaps the most important work of philosophy written in the twentieth century, Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus was the only philosophical work that Ludwig Wittgenstein published during his lifetime. Written in short, carefully numbered paragraphs of extreme brilliance, it captured the imagination...

    Published May 17th 2001 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Deleuze and Pragmatism
    Edited by Simone Bignall, Sean Bowden, Paul Patton
    To Be Published September 24th 2014
  2. Mind, Language and Subjectivity: Minimal Content and the Theory of Thought
    By Nicholas Georgalis
    To Be Published October 15th 2014
  3. Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Mind
    By Various
    To Be Published October 29th 2014
  4. Matter, Mind and Meaning
    By Whately Carington
    To Be Published October 29th 2014
  5. Brain and Mind: Modern Concepts of the Nature of Mind
    Edited by J. R. Smythies
    To Be Published October 29th 2014

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