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  1. Myth and the Human Sciences

    Hans Blumenberg's Theory of Myth

    By Angus Nicholls

    Series: Theorists of Myth

    This is the first book-length critical analysis in any language of Hans Blumenberg’s theory of myth. Blumenberg can be regarded as the most important German theorist of myth of the second half of the twentieth century, and his Work on Myth (1979) has resonated across disciplines ranging from...

    To Be Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Philosophy of Science

    An Encyclopedia, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Sahotra Sarkar, Jessica Pfeifer

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Philosophy of Nature

    Rethinking naturalness

    By Svein Anders Noer Lie

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    The missing part in today's environmental debate is an in-depth understanding of the idea of Naturalness, and what, if anything, it denotes. This book discusses what we mean by 'natural' in general and works out an original concept of naturalness that can serve as a guide to understand the real...

    To Be Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Element of Fire (Routledge Revivals)

    Science, Art and the Human World

    By Anthony O'Hear

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1988, the aim of this book can be stated in Nietzsche’s words: ‘To look at science from the perspective of the artist, but at art from that of life’. The title contests the notions that science alone can provide us with the most objective truth about the world, and that artistic...

    To Be Published February 18th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Being Human

    Between Animals and Technology 

    Edited by Ron Broglio, Frederick Young

    Technology and animals often serve as the boundaries by which we define the human. In this issue contributors explore these categories as necessary supplements or as porous membranes which disturb the scaffolding of how the human is constructed. A lingering question throughout is whether we have...

    To Be Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge Guidebook to Einstein's Relativity

    By James Trefil

    Series: The Routledge Guides to the Great Books

    Albert Einstein, one of the most prolific scientists of the nineteenth century developed the Theory of Relativity which was crucial for the advancement of modern physics. Young Einstein identified a paradox between Newtonian Mechanics and Maxwell’s equations which pointed to a flawed understanding...

    To Be Published February 26th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The History of Complexity Economics

    By Magda Fontana

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The last two decades have witnessed the growing influence of complexity analyses on the physical, biological and social sciences. Economics has not remained indifferent to the power of nonlinear interactions to generate complex structures and an astonishing range of potential behaviours. Indeed,...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Origins of Ancient Greek Science

    A Philosophical Study of Blood

    By Michael Boylan

    Series: Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

    This book examines the origins of ancient Greek Science using the vehicles of blood, blood vessels, and the heart. Careful attention to biomedical writers in the ancient world as well as to philosophical and literary work of writers prior to the Hippocratic authors produce an interesting story of...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Explaining Inequality

    By Maurizio Franzini, Mario Pianta

    Inequality within advanced countries has returned to levels typical of a century ago. At the global level it remains extremely high despite the rapid growth of major developing countries such as China, India and Brazil. This makes inequality a major economic issue and a major social problem and...

    To Be Published May 27th 2015 by Routledge

  10. C. D. Broad’s Philosophy of Time

    By L. Nathan Oaklander

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    In this study, Oaklander's primary aim is to examine critically C.D. Broad’s changing views of time and in so doing clarify the central disputes in the philosophy of time, explicate the various positions Broad took regarding them, and develop his own responses both to...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

Recently Published Books

  1. Annals of Bioethics: Regional Perspectives in Bioethics
    By Mark J. Cherry, John F. Peppin
    Published September 12th 2014
  2. Science
    By Steve Fuller
    Published August 28th 2014
  3. Evolutionary Naturalism: Selected Essays
    By Michael Ruse
    Published August 15th 2014
  4. The Darwinian Paradigm
    By Michael Ruse
    Published August 15th 2014
  5. The Political Thought of Karl Popper
    By Jeremy Shearmur
    Published August 15th 2014

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