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  1. Our Knowledge of the Growth of Knowledge (Routledge Revivals)

    Popper or Wittgenstein?

    By Peter Munz

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Peter Munz, a former student of both Popper and Wittgenstein, begins his comparison of the two great twentieth-century philosophers, by explaining that since the demise of positivism there have emerged, broadly speaking, two philosophical options: Wittgenstein, with the absolute relativism of his...

    To Be Published October 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Contemporary Philosophical Naturalism and Its Implications

    Edited by Bana Bashour, Hans D. Muller

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Science

    One of the most pervasive and persistent questions in philosophy is the relationship between the natural sciences and traditional philosophical categories such as metaphysics, epistemology and the mind. Contemporary Philosophical Naturalism and Its Implications is a unique and valuable contribution...

    To Be Published October 26th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Scientific Philosophy

    Its Origins and Development, 1850-1950

    By Don Howard

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Normativity and Naturalism in the Philosophy of the Social Sciences

    Edited by Mark Risjord

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    Normativity and Naturalism in the Social Sciences engages with a central debate within the philosophy of social science: whether social scientific explanation necessitates an appeal to norms, and if so, whether appeals to normativity can be rendered "scientific." This collection brings together...

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. How to get Philosophy Students Talking

    An Instructor's Toolkit

    By Andrew Fisher, Jonathan Tallant

    Engaging undergraduate students and instigating debate within philosophy seminars is one of the greatest challenges faced by instructors on a daily basis. How to Get Philosophy Students Talking: An Instructor’s Toolkit is an innovative and original resource designed for use by academics looking to...

    To Be Published November 20th 2015 by Routledge

  6. American Pragmatism in Organization and Management

    By Nick Rumens, Mihaela Kelemen

    Series: Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

    Emerging during the late nineteenth century in the scholarly writings of US commentators such as Charles Sanders Peirce, William James, and John Dewey, American pragmatism shaped many intellectual currents within a range of disciplines including politics, education, administrative science, and...

    To Be Published November 30th 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 December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Metaphysics of Science

    A Systematic and Historical Introduction

    By Markus Schrenk

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Complexity and Creative Capacity

    Rethinking knowledge transfer, adaptive management and wicked environmental problems

    By Kelly Chapman

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    Complexity theories gained prominence in the 1990s with a focus on self-organising and complex adaptive systems. Since then, complexity theory has become one of the fastest growing topics in both the natural and social sciences, and touted as a revolutionary way of understanding the behaviour of...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge