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  1. 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 14th 2011 by Routledge

  2. 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 4th 2011 by Routledge

  3. 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 8th 2011 by Routledge

  4. 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 9th 2010 by Routledge

  5. 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 18th 2010 by Routledge

  6. 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 18th 2010 by Routledge

  7. 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 18th 2010 by Routledge

  8. 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 29th 2010 by Routledge

  9. 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 16th 2010 by Routledge

  10. 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 28th 2010 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. A Primer on Heterodox Economics
    By Ingrid Rima
    To Be Published December 31st 2014
  2. Studies in Applied Economics
    By Léon WalrasEdited by Jan Van Daal
    To Be Published January 4th 2015
  3. Emile Durkheim: Sociologist and Moralist
    Edited by Stephen Turner
    To Be Published January 4th 2015
  4. Innovation Contested: The Idea of Innovation Over the Centuries
    By Benoît Godin
    To Be Published January 18th 2015
  5. Critical Realist Marxism of Education
    By Grant Banfield
    To Be Published January 29th 2015

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