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  1. Content and Consciousness

    By Daniel C. Dennett

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Content and Consciousness is an original and ground-breaking attempt to elucidate a problem integral to the history of Western philosophical thought: the relationship of the mind and body. In this formative work, Dennett sought to develop a theory of the human mind and consciousness based on new...

    Published March 12th 2010 by Routledge

  2. The Imaginary

    A Phenomenological Psychology of the Imagination

    By Jean-Paul Sartre

    Series: Routledge Classics

    A cornerstone of Sartre’s philosophy, The Imaginary was first published in 1940. Sartre had become acquainted with the philosophy of Edmund Husserl in Berlin and was fascinated by his idea of the 'intentionality of consciousness' as a key to the puzzle of existence. Against this background, The...

    Published March 12th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Why Statues Weep

    The Best of the "Skeptic"

    By Wendy M. Grossman, Christopher C. French

    Published March 9th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Physicalism

    By Daniel Stoljar

    Series: New Problems of Philosophy

    Physicalism, the thesis that everything is physical, is one of the most controversial problems in philosophy. Its adherents argue that there is no more important doctrine in philosophy, whilst its opponents claim that its role is greatly exaggerated. In this superb introduction to the problem...

    Published February 10th 2010 by Routledge

  5. The Metaphysics of Perception

    Wilfrid Sellars, Perceptual Consciousness and Critical Realism

    By Paul Coates

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    This book is an important study in the philosophy of the mind; drawing on the work of philosopher Wilfrid Sellars and the theory of critical realism to develop a novel argument for understanding perception and metaphysics....

    Published June 22nd 2009 by Routledge

  6. Collected Essays 1929 - 1968

    Collected Papers Volume 2

    By Gilbert Ryle

    Gilbert Ryle was one of the most important and yet misunderstood philosophers of the Twentieth Century. Long unavailable, Collected Essays 1929-1968: Collected Papers Volume 2 stands as testament to the astonishing breadth of Ryle’s philosophical concerns. This volume showcases Ryle’s...

    Published June 15th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Critical Essays

    Collected Papers Volume 1

    By Gilbert Ryle

    Gilbert Ryle was one of the most important and controversial philosophers of the Twentieth century. Long unavailable, Critical Essays: Collected Papers Volume 1 includes many of Ryle’s most important and thought-provoking papers. This volume contains 20 critical essays on the history of...

    Published June 15th 2009 by Routledge

  8. The Concept of Mind

    60th Anniversary Edition

    By Gilbert Ryle

    First published in 1949, Gilbert Ryle’s The Concept of Mind is one of the classics of twentieth-century philosophy. Described by Ryle as a ‘sustained piece of analytical hatchet-work’ on Cartesian dualism, The Concept of Mind is a radical and controversial attempt to jettison once and for all what...

    Published June 5th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Memento

    Edited by Andrew Kania

    Series: Philosophers on Film

    Within a short space of time, the film Memento has already been hailed as a modern classic. Memorably narrated in reverse, from the perspective of Leonard Shelby, the film’s central character, it follows Leonard’s chaotic and visceral quest to discover the identity of his wife’s killer and avenge...

    Published May 18th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Consciousness and the Existence of God

    A Theistic Argument

    By J. P. Moreland

    In Consciousness and the Existence of God, J.P. Moreland argues that the existence of finite, irreducible consciousness (or its regular, law-like correlation with physical states) provides evidence for the existence of God. Moreover, he analyzes and criticizes the top representative of rival...

    Published April 22nd 2009 by Routledge