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  1. Collected Works of John Stuart Mill

    IV. Essays on Economics and Society Vol A

    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

  2. The Philosophy of Social Science Reader

    Edited by Francesco Guala, Daniel Steel

    The Philosophy of Social Science Reader is an outstanding, comprehensive and up-to-date collection of key readings in the philosophy of social science, covering the essential issues, problems and debates in this important interdisciplinary area. Each section is carefully introduced by the editors,...

    Published September 28th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Meaning and the Moral Sciences (Routledge Revivals)

    By Hilary Putnam

    First published in 1978, this reissue presents a seminal philosophical work by professor Putnam, in which he puts forward a conception of knowledge which makes ethics, practical knowledge and non-mathematic parts of the social sciences just as much parts of 'knowledge' as the sciences themselves....

    Published August 15th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Hermeneutics and Social Science (Routledge Revivals)

    Approaches to Understanding

    By Zygmunt Bauman

    Originally in 1978, this important work, by one of the leading European social theorists, is arguably the best introduction to the hermeneutic tradition as a whole. It is designed to help students of sociology and philosophy place the problems of "understanding social science" in their historical...

    Published July 27th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Nancy Cartwright’s Philosophy of Science

    Edited by Luc Bovens, Carl Hoefer, Stephan Hartmann

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Science

    Nancy Cartwright is one of the most distinguished and influential contemporary philosophers of science. Despite the profound impact of her work, there is neither a systematic exposition of Cartwright’s philosophy of science nor a collection of articles that contains in-depth discussions of the...

    Published June 6th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Economics, Rational Choice and Normative Philosophy

    Edited by Thomas Boylan, Ruvin Gekker

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Following Amartya Sen’s insistence to expand the framework of rational choice theory by taking into account ‘non-utility information,’ economists, political scientists and philosophers have recently concentrated their efforts in analysing the issues related to rights, freedom, diversity intentions...

    Published April 14th 2010 by Routledge

  7. The Science of Wealth

    Adam Smith and the framing of political economy

    By Tony Aspromourgos

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This study clarifies the character of 'political economy' as a distinct and separable intellectual discipline in the generic sense, in the texts of Adam Smith. It focuses upon the scope and fundamental conceptualizations of the new science. Smith's conceptualization of economic analysis is shown to...

    Published April 14th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Studies on the Abuse and Decline of Reason

    Text and Documents

    By F.A Hayek

    Edited by Bruce Caldwell

    Series: The Collected Works of F.A. Hayek

    "The studies of which this book is the result have from the beginning been guided by and in the end confirmed the somewhat old-fashioned conviction of the author that it is human ideas which govern the development of human affairs," Hayek wrote in his notes in 1940. Indeed, Studies on the Abuse and...

    Published April 6th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Immediacy and its Limits (Routledge Revivals)

    A Study in Martin Buber's Thought

    Edited by Nathan Rotenstreich

    Originally published in 1991, this book focuses on a major problem in the philosophy of Martin Buber. This is the topic of immediacy which is presented in terms of the contact between human beings on the one hand, and man and God on the other. The basic theme throughout is whether the I-Thou...

    Published December 17th 2009 by Routledge

  10. RLE: Michel Foucault (5 Vols)

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Michel Foucault

    Providing a detailed and in depth analysis of one of the most important sociologists of the twentieth century, this Routledge Library Edition brings together some of the most significant and insightful scholarship on Michel Foucault published in the past quarter of a century....

    Published December 7th 2009 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Social Ontology and Modern Economics
    Edited by Stephen Pratten
    To Be Published September 25th 2014
  2. Interdisciplinarity: Reconfigurations of the Social and Natural Sciences
    Edited by Andrew Barry, Georgina Born
    To Be Published September 29th 2014
  3. Understanding Marxism
    By Geoff Boucher
    To Be Published September 30th 2014
  4. Material Culture and Text: The Art of Ambiguity
    By Christopher Tilley
    To Be Published October 19th 2014
  5. Archaeological Theory in Europe: The Last Three Decades
    Edited by Ian Hodder
    To Be Published October 19th 2014

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