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  1. Philosophy of Science, Logic and Mathematics in the 20th Century

    Routledge History of Philosophy Volume 9

    Edited by Stuart G. Shanker

    Series: Routledge History of Philosophy

    The twentieth century witnessed the birth of analytic philosophy. This volume covers some of its key movements and philosophers, including Frege and Wittgenstein's Tractatus....

    Published March 27th 2003 by Routledge

  2. The Meaning of Relativity

    By Albert Einstein

    Series: Routledge Classics

    The world would be a very different place if it were not for Albert Einstein. Like Newton and Galileo before him, this remarkable scientist changed forever mankind's understanding of the universe. In 1921, five years after proclaiming his general theory of relativity, Einstein was awarded the Nobel...

    Published February 6th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Scientific Authorship

    Credit and Intellectual Property in Science

    Edited by Mario Biagioli, Peter Galison

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 27th 2002 by Routledge

  4. A Japanese View of Nature

    The World of Living Things by Kinji Imanishi

    By Kinji Imanishi

    Edited by Pamela J. Asquith

    Series: Japan Anthropology Workshop Series

    Although Seibutsu no Sekai (The World of Living Things), the seminal 1941 work of Kinji Imanishi, had an enormous impact in Japan, both on scholars and on the general public, very little is known about it in the English-speaking world. This book makes the complete text available in English for the...

    Published September 5th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Popper's Open Society After Fifty Years

    Edited by Ian Jarvie, Sandra Pralong

    Popper's Open Society After Fifty Years presents a coherent survey of the reception and influence of Karl Popper's masterpiece The Open Society and its Enemies over the fifty years since its publication in 1945, as well as applying some of its principles to the context of modern Eastern Europe.This...

    Published August 29th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Wholeness and the Implicate Order

    By David Bohm

    Series: Routledge Classics

    David Bohm was one of the foremost scientific thinkers and philosophers of our time. Although deeply influenced by Einstein, he was also, more unusually for a scientist, inspired by mysticism. Indeed, in the 1970s and 1980s he made contact with both J. Krishnamurti and the Dalai Lama whose...

    Published July 4th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Conjectures and Refutations

    The Growth of Scientific Knowledge, 2nd Edition

    By Karl Popper

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Conjectures and Refutations is one of Karl Popper's most wide-ranging and popular works, notable not only for its acute insight into the way scientific knowledge grows, but also for applying those insights to politics and to history. It provides one of the clearest and most accessible statements of...

    Published May 2nd 2002 by Routledge

  8. The Logic of Scientific Discovery

    2nd Edition

    By Karl Popper

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Described by the philosopher A.J. Ayer as a work of 'great originality and power', this book revolutionized contemporary thinking on science and knowledge. Ideas such as the now legendary doctrine of 'falsificationism' electrified the scientific community, influencing even working scientists,...

    Published February 21st 2002 by Routledge

  9. Science and Poetry

    By Mary Midgley

    Crude materialism, reduction of mind to body, extreme individualism. All products of a 17th century scientific inheritance which looks at the parts of our existence at the expense of the whole.Cutting through myths of scientific omnipotence, Mary Midgley explores how this inheritance has so...

    Published January 31st 2002 by Routledge

  10. Understanding Philosophy of Science

    By James Ladyman

    Few can imagine a world without telephones or televisions; many depend on computers and the Internet as part of daily life. Without scientific theory, these developments would not have been possible.In this exceptionally clear and engaging introduction to philosophy of science, James Ladyman...

    Published December 20th 2001 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Social Ontology and Modern Economics
    Edited by Stephen Pratten
    To Be Published September 25th 2014
  2. Philosophy and the Sciences for Everyone
    Edited by Michela Massimi
    To Be Published September 30th 2014
  3. Uncertainty and the Philosophy of Climate Change
    By Martin Bunzl
    To Be Published October 12th 2014
  4. The Experimental Turn and the Methods of Philosophy
    By Michael J. Shaffer
    To Be Published October 14th 2014
  5. God and the Multiverse: Scientific, Philosophical, and Theological Perspectives
    Edited by Klaas Kraay
    To Be Published October 21st 2014

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