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  1. The Disordered Mind

    An Introduction to Philosophy of Mind and Mental Illness, 2nd Edition

    By George Graham

    The Disordered Mind: An Introduction to Philosophy of Mind and Mental Illness, second edition examines and explains, from a philosophical standpoint, what mental disorder is: its reality, causes, consequences, and more. It is also an outstanding introduction to philosophy of mind from the...

    Published January 28th 2013 by Routledge

  2. A Philosophy of Material Culture

    Action, Function, and Mind

    By Beth Preston

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    This book focuses on material culture as a subject of philosophical inquiry and promotes the philosophical study of material culture by articulating some of the central and difficult issues raised by this topic and providing innovative solutions to them, most notably an account of improvised action...

    Published December 14th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Philosophy of Mind

    A Contemporary Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By John Heil

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy

    When first published, John Heil's introduction quickly became a widely used guide for students with little or no background in philosophy to central issues of philosophy of mind. Heil provided an introduction free of formalisms, technical trappings, and specialized terminology. He offered clear...

    Published December 8th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Kant and Non-Conceptual Content

    Edited by Dietmar H. Heidemann

    Conceptualism is the view that cognizers can have mental representations of the world only if they possess the adequate concepts by means of which they can specify what they represent. By contrast, non-conceptualism is the view that mental representations of the world do not necessarily presuppose...

    Published December 5th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Disjunctivism

    Disjunctive Accounts in Epistemology and in the Philosophy of Perception

    Edited by Marcus Willaschek

    Does perception provide us with direct and unmediated access to the world around us? The so-called 'argument from illusion ' has traditionally been supposed to show otherwise: from the subject's point of view, perceptual illusions are often indistinguishable from veridical perceptions; hence,...

    Published September 18th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Seven Views of Mind

    By Lise Wallach, Michael A Wallach

    This book examines seven different answers to the question, "What are we talking about when we talk about the mind?" It begins by considering the dualistic view, frequently taken for granted by students, that words like "belief," "anger," and "jealousy" refer to a realm quite distinct from the...

    Published August 13th 2012 by Psychology Press

  7. Reading Putnam

    Edited by Maria Baghramian

    Hilary Putnam is one of the world’s leading philosophers. His highly original and often provocative ideas have set the agenda for a variety of debates in philosophy of science, philosophy of mind and philosophy of language. His now famous philosophical thought experiments, such as the ‘Twin earth’...

    Published July 27th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Lectures on Psychical Research (Routledge Revivals)

    Incorporating the Perrott Lectures Given in Cambridge University in 1959 and 1960

    By C. D. Broad

    This book, first published in 1962, is based on a series of lectures first given at Cambridge University in 1959 and 1960, dealing with 'psychical research' - i.e. the scientific investigation of ostensibly paranormal phenomena. Split into three sections, Professor Broad's study examines...

    Published July 1st 2012 by Routledge

  9. Freewill and Responsibility

    By Anthony Kenny

    This reissue was first published in 1978. Anthony Kenny, one of the most distinguished philosophers in England, explores the notion of responsibility and the precise place of the mental element in criminal actions. Bringing the insights of recent philosophy of mind to bear on contemporary...

    Published June 15th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Aping Mankind

    Neuromania, Darwinitis and the Misrepresentation of Humanity

    By Raymond Tallis

    In a devastating critique Raymond Tallis exposes the exaggerated claims made for the ability of neuroscience and evolutionary theory to explain human consciousness, behaviour, culture and society.While readily acknowledging the astounding progress neuroscience has made in helping us understand how...

    Published April 17th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Philosophy and the Sciences for Everyone
    Edited by Michela Massimi
    To Be Published September 30th 2014
  2. Mind, Language and Subjectivity: Minimal Content and the Theory of Thought
    By Nicholas Georgalis
    To Be Published October 13th 2014
  3. The Biological Mind: A Philosophical Introduction
    By Justin Garson
    To Be Published October 22nd 2014
  4. Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Mind
    By Various
    To Be Published October 28th 2014
  5. Matter, Mind and Meaning
    By Whately Carington
    To Be Published October 28th 2014

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