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Forthcoming Philosophy of Social Science Books

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  1. Punishing the Other

    The social production of immorality revisited

    Edited by Anna Eriksson

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Punishing the Other draws on the work of Zygmunt Bauman to discuss contemporary discourses and practices of punishment and criminalization. Bringing together some of the most exciting international scholars, both established and emerging, this book engages with Bauman’s thesis of the social...

    To Be Published September 16th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Resisting Biopolitics

    Philosophical, Political, and Performative Strategies

    Edited by S.E. Wilmer, Audronė Žukauskaitė

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    The topic of biopolitics is a timely one, and it has become increasingly important for scholars to reconsider how life is objectified, mobilized, and otherwise bound up in politics. This cutting-edge volume discusses the philosophical, social, and political notions of biopolitics, as well as the...

    To Be Published September 18th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Critical Realism for Marxist Sociology of Education

    By Grant Banfield

    Series: New Studies in Critical Realism and Education (Routledge Critical Realism)

    This book offers a critical realist intervention into the field of Marxist Sociology of Education. Critical realism, as developed by British philosopher Roy Bhaskar, is known for its capacity to serve as a conceptual underlabourer to applied fields like education. Indeed, its success in clarifying...

    To Be Published September 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. On Abstract and Historical Hypotheses and on Value-Judgments in Economic Sciences

    By Luigi Einaudi

    Edited by Paolo Silvestri

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Luigi Einaudi (1874-1961) was a leading liberal economist, economic historian and political figure. This book provides the English-speaking world with a first critical edition of an unpublished version of Einaudi’s most important epistemological essay. The issues analysed here lie at the core of...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Key Debates in Social Work and Philosophy

    By Tom Grimwood

    In order to practice effectively in today’s complex and changing environment, social workers need to have an understanding of how contemporary cultural and philosophical concepts relate to the people they work with and the fields they practice in. Exploring the ideas of philosophers, including...

    To Be Published October 6th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Cosmopolitan Asia

    Littoral Epistemologies of the Global South

    Edited by Sharmani Patricia Gabriel, Fernando Rosa

    Series: Routledge Malaysian Studies Series

    One key concept in the large body of scholarship concerned with theorizing social relations is the idea of "cosmopolitanism". This book unpacks the idea of cosmopolitanism through the linked knowledges of the Global South. It brings into dialogue an inter-disciplinary team of local and...

    To Be Published October 12th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge Companion to Philosophy in Organization Studies

    Edited by Raza Mir, Hugh Willmott, Michelle Greenwood

    Series: Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

    The Routledge Companion to Philosophy in Organization Studies provides a wide-ranging overview of the significance of philosophy in organizations. The volume brings together a veritable "who’s-who" of scholars that are acclaimed international experts in their specialist subject within...

    To Be Published October 19th 2015 by Routledge

  8. History, Ethics, and the Recognition of the Other

    A Levinasian View on the Writing of History

    By Anton Froeyman

    Series: Routledge Approaches to History

    This book introduces a new way of looking at the writing of history. Rather than as the production of knowledge or the telling of stories, it sees writing history as an ethical, existential and emotional engagement with the people from the past. The conceptual and philosophical basis for this view...

    To Be Published October 20th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Basic Desert, Reactive Attitudes and Free Will

    Edited by Maureen Sie, Derk Pereboom

    Basic Desert, Reactive Attitudes and Free Will addresses the issue of whether we can make sense of the widespread conviction that we are morally responsible beings. It focuses on the claim that we deserve to be blamed and punished for our immoral actions, and how this claim can be justified given...

    To Be Published October 24th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Pragmatic Humanism

    Towards an Alternative Valuation of Sociology

    By Marcus Morgan

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge