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  1. Pluriverse (Routledge Revivals)

    An Essay in the Philosophy of Pluralism

    By Benjamin Paul Blood

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Pluriverse, the final work of the American poet and philosopher Benjamin Paul Blood, was published posthumously in 1920. After an experience of the anaesthetic nitrous oxide during a dental operation, Blood came to the conclusion that his mind had been opened, that he had undergone a mystical...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Peirce

    By Albert Atkin

    Series: The Routledge Philosophers

    Charles Sanders Peirce (1839-1914) is generally regarded as the founder of pragmatism, and one of the greatest ever American philosophers. Peirce is also widely known for his work on truth, foundational work in mathematical logic, and an influential theory of signs, or semiotics. Albert Atkin...

    To Be Published July 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Modernism and the Language of Philosophy

    By Anat Matar

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

    Modernism can be characterised by the acute attention it gives to language, to its potential and its limitations. Philosophers, artists and literary critics working in the first third of the twentieth century emphasized language’s creative potential, but also stressed its inability to express...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Wittgenstein's Philosophy of Mind (Routledge Revivals)

    By Ashok Vohra

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Philosophers since Descartes have felt themselves compelled to make a choice between mind and body. Wittgenstein’s Philosophy of Mind, first published in 1986, argues that there is no genuine epistemological problem of mind, and that the widespread philosophical scepticism with regard to our...

    To Be Published August 6th 2015 by Routledge

  5. On Being in the World (Routledge Revivals)

    Wittgenstein and Heidegger on Seeing Aspects

    By Stephen Mulhall

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    On Being in the World, first published in 1990, illumines a neglected but important area of Wittgenstein’s philosophy, revealing its pertinence to the central concerns of contemporary analytic philosophy. The starting point is the idea of ‘continuous aspect perception’, which connects Wittgenstein...

    To Be Published August 6th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Bakhtin and Theatre

    Dialogues with Stanislavski, Meyerhold and Grotowski

    By Dick Mccaw

    What did Bakhtin think about the theatre? That it was outdated? That is ‘stopped being a serious genre’ after Shakespeare? Could a thinker to whose work ideas of theatricality, visuality, and embodied activity were so central really have nothing to say about theatrical practice? Bakhtin and...

    To Be Published August 11th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Wittgenstein and Heidegger

    Edited by David Egan, Stephen Reynolds, Aaron Wendland

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

    Ludwig Wittgenstein and Martin Heidegger are arguably the two most influential philosophers of the twentieth century. Their work not only reshaped the philosophical landscape, but also left its mark on other disciplines, including political science, theology, anthropology, ecology, mathematics,...

    To Be Published August 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Questions on Wittgenstein (Routledge Revivals)

    By Rudolf Haller

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Wittgenstein, possibly the most influential philosopher of the twentieth century, is often labelled a Neopositivist, a New-Kantian, even a Sceptic. Questions on Wittgenstein, first published in 1988, presents a selection of nine essays investigating a matter of vital philosophical importance:...

    To Be Published September 8th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Jorge Luis Borges, Post-Analytic Philosophy, and Representation

    By Silvia G. Dapía

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

    Making an important contribution to studies in Literature and Philosophy, this book reads Jorge Luis Borges philosophically, particularly in reference to his use of representation and reality. Rather than attempting to subordinate Borges to a set of philosophical constructs, to reduce Borges’ texts...

    To Be Published September 8th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Beyond the Analytic-Continental Divide

    Pluralist Philosophy in the Twenty-First Century

    Edited by Jeffery A. Bell, Andrew Cutrofello, Paul M. Livingston

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    This forward-thinking collection presents new work that looks beyond the division between the analytic and continental philosophical traditions—one that has long caused dissension, mutual distrust, and institutional barriers to the development of common concerns and problems. Rather than rehearsing...

    To Be Published September 10th 2015 by Routledge