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  1. Models, Simulations, and Representations

    Edited by Paul Humphreys, Cyrille Imbert

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Science

    Although scientific models and simulations differ in numerous ways, they are similar in so far as they are posing essentially philosophical problems about the nature of representation. This collection is designed to bring together some of the best work on the nature of representation being done by...

    Published August 11th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Philosophy of Science

    A Contemporary Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By Alex Rosenberg

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy

    Any serious student attempting to better understand the nature, methods and justification of science will value Alex Rosenberg’s updated and substantially revised Third Edition of Philosophy of Science: A Contemporary Introduction. Weaving together lucid explanations and clear analyses, the volume...

    Published July 11th 2011 by Routledge

  3. History in the Discursive Condition

    Reconsidering the Tools of Thought

    By Elizabeth Deeds Ermarth

    In this bold new book, Elizabeth Deeds Ermarth traces the broadly established challenges to modernity that now confront historians and citizens of Western societies generally. She puts forward a clear definition of both The Modern Condition and of The Discursive Condition that challenges it,...

    Published March 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  4. Pluralism in Management

    Organizational Theory, Management Education, and Ernst Cassirer

    By Eirik Irgens

    Series: Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

    Analytic philosophy has come to dominate organizational theory and management education, despite criticism from several notable scholars. The European continental philosophical tradition, on the other hand, is seen by some as a counterpoint to US- and UK-dominated functionalistic organizational...

    Published March 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  5. Education Reconfigured

    Culture, Encounter, and Change

    By Jane Roland Martin

    As philosophers throughout the ages have asked: What is justice? What is truth? What is art? What is law? In Education Reconfigured, the internationally acclaimed philosopher of education, Jane Roland Martin, now asks: What is education? In answer, she puts forward a unified theory that casts...

    Published March 13th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Political Economy and Liberalism in France

    The Contributions of Frédéric Bastiat

    By Robert Leroux

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The purpose of this book is to provide a comprehensive analysis of the work of Frédéric Bastiat (1801-1850), one of the towering intellectual figures of nineteenth century France. More than anyone else of his time, Bastiat personified the struggle of liberalism and science against socialism and...

    Published March 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  7. The Status of Everyday Life (Routledge Revivals)

    A Sociological Excavation of the Prevailing Framework of Perception

    By Fiona Mackie

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1985, this reissue indicates the extent to which our basic perceptual structure is bound to and limited by a particular underlying perceptual patterning. Fiona Mackie reaches deeper even than the Habermasian approach to rationality by tracing an underlying structuring of...

    Published February 7th 2011 by Routledge

  8. A General Theory of Institutional Change

    By Shiping Tang

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Institutional change is a central driving force behind social changes, and thus a central topic in all major fields of social sciences. Yet, no general theory of institutional change exists. Drawing from a diverse literature, this book develops a general theory of institutional change, based on a...

    Published December 8th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Reclaiming Reality

    A Critical Introduction to Contemporary Philosophy

    By Roy Prof Bhaskar

    Series: Classical Texts in Critical Realism (Routledge Critical Realism)

    Originally published in 1989, Reclaiming Reality still provides the most accessible introduction to the increasingly influential multi-disciplinary and international body of thought, known as critical realism. It is designed to "underlabour" both for the sciences, especially the human sciences, and...

    Published October 17th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Collected Works of John Stuart Mill

    V. Essays on Economics and Society Vol B

    Edited by John M. Robson

    Series: Collected Works of John Stuart Mill

    The Collected Works of John Stuart Mill took thirty years to complete and is acknowledged as the definitive edition of J.S. Mill and as one of the finest works editions ever completed. Mill's contributions to philosophy, economics, and history, and in the roles of scholar, politician and journalist...

    Published October 17th 2010 by Routledge