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  1. 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 16th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Revisiting the Self

    Social Science Perspectives

    Edited by Charalambos Tsekeris

    Series: Contemporary Issues in Social Science

    Who am I? Or, even more curiously, who are you? These are questions about the self – that aspect of who we are that we believe defines, or at least describes, each of us. The self is not merely an internal creation, however. Family, friends, colleagues, and acquaintances all contribute to who we...

    To Be Published November 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Philosophy of Labour

    By C. Delisle Burns

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Originally published in 1925, C. Delisle Burns’ The Philosophy of Labour attempts to lay down key aspects of labour and the working class of that time period, covering aspects such as economic obstacles, standards of living and patriotism. Burns does not draw on past philosophers or sociological...

    To Be Published November 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Theodor W, Adorno II

    Edited by Espen Hammer

    Series: Critical Assessments of Leading Philosophers

    A new title in Routledge’s Critical Assessments of Leading Philosophers series, this is a two-volume collection of the very best recent scholarship on Theodor W. Adorno (1903–69). It is an essential successor to an earlier four-volume collection, Theodor Adorno (Critical Evaluations in Cultural...

    To Be Published November 13th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. Conservative and Radical Perspectives on Psychoanalytic Knowledge

    The Fascinated and the Disenchanted

    By Aner Govrin

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    Psychoanalysis flourishes in the development of its theories and has become an enriched and multifaceted discipline, now enjoying a particularly exciting period of intellectual and clinical resurgence due to the development of various novel theories about the human mind. In Conservative and Radical...

    To Be Published November 17th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Pragmatic Encounters

    By Richard Bernstein

    Series: Studies in American PHIL

    Richard J. Bernstein is a leading exponent of American pragmatism and one of the foremost philosophers of the twentieth century. In this collection he takes a pragmatic approach to specific problems and issues to demonstrate the ongoing importance of this philosophical tradition. Topics under...

    To Be Published November 17th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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