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  1. 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 March 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 March 12th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Politics of Evolution

    By David Prindle

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Evolution, Order and Complexity

    By Kenneth Boulding, Elias Khalil

    Evolution, Order and Complexity reflects topical interest in the relationship between the social and natural worlds. It represents the cutting edge of current thinking which challenges the natural/social dichotomy thesis by showing how the application of ideas which derive from biology can be...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Theism and Explanation

    By Gregory W. Dawes

    In this timely study, Dawes defends the methodological naturalism of the sciences. Though religions offer what appear to be explanations of various facts about the world, the scientist, as scientist, will not take such proposed explanations seriously. Even if no natural explanation were available,...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. People and Societies

    Rom Harré and Designing the Social Sciences

    Edited by Luk van Langenhove

    Rom Harré has pushed the boundaries of our thinking about people and societies and has challenged the orthodox philosophy of science and social psychology. His countless books and articles have inspired generations of scholars in philosophy, psychology, linguistics, cognitive science and social...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. What's Wrong With Microphysicalism?

    By Andreas Huttemann

    'Microphysicalism', the view that whole objects behave the way they do in virtue of the behaviour of their constituent parts, is an influential contemporary view with a long philosophical and scientific heritage. In What's Wrong With Microphysicalism? Andreas Hüttemann offers a fresh challenge to...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Experimental Philosophy, Naturalism and Methodology

    Edited by John Collins, Eugen Fischer

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 28th 2015 by Routledge