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  1. ABC of Relativity

    By Bertrand Russell

    Series: Routledge Classics

    First published in 1925, Bertrand Russell’s ABC of Relativity was considered a masterwork of its time, contributing significantly to the mass popularisation of science. Authoritative and accessible, it provides a remarkable introductory guide to Einstein’s theory of Relativity for a general...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Content and Consciousness

    By Daniel C. Dennett

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Content and Consciousness is an original and ground-breaking attempt to elucidate a problem integral to the history of Western philosophical thought: the relationship of the mind and body. In this formative work, Dennett sought to develop a theory of the human mind and consciousness based on new...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Transcendence of the Ego

    A Sketch for a Phenomenological Description

    By Jean-Paul Sartre

    Series: Routledge Classics

    ‘I should like to show here that the Ego is neither formally or materially in consciousness: it is outside, in the world.’ Jean-Paul Sartre The Transcendence of the Ego is one of Jean-Paul Sartre's earliest philosophical publications and essential for understanding the trajectory of his work as a...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Creativity: A Crtitical Realist Perspective

    By Lee Martin

    Series: Ontological Explorations (Routledge Critical Realism)

    Creativity: A Critical Realist Perspective challenges conventional wisdom on how we define and understand the emergence of creativity. Enhancing creativity is increasingly being suggested as critical to resolving 21st century challenges such as climate change, population growth and enabling...

    To Be Published December 29th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Wittgenstein and Perception

    Edited by Michael Campbell, Michael O'Sullivan

    Throughout his career, Wittgenstein was preoccupied with issues in the philosophy of perception. Despite this, little attention has been paid to this aspect of Wittgenstein's work. This volume redresses this lack, by bringing together an international group of leading philosophers to focus on...

    To Be Published February 24th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Theoretical Schools and Circles in the Twentieth-Century Humanities

    Literary Theory, History, Philosophy

    Edited by Marina Grishakova, Silvi Salupere

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    Schools, circles and other scholarly associations have been a major force in twentieth-century intellectual movements. They fostered circulation of ideas between disciplines and traditions and added synergy to the intellectual exchange. This volume provides a new outlook on twentieth-century...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Wittgenstein and Merleau-Ponty

    Edited by Komarine Romdenh-Romluc

    Series: Routledge Research in Phenomenology

    Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Ludwig Wittgenstein are two of the most important philosophers of the twentieth century, yet their work is generally regarded as standing in contrast to one another. However, as this outstanding collection demonstrates they both reject a Cartesian picture of the mind and...

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Kurosawa, Rashomon and Their Legacies

    Rashomon Effects

    Edited by Blair Davis, Robert Anderson, Jan Walls

    Series: Routledge Advances in Film Studies

    Akira Kurosawa is arguably known as the director who opened up Japanese film to Western audiences and following his death in 1998, a process of reflection has begun about his life’s work as whole and its legacy to the cinema and its global audiences. Rashomon has arguably become the...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. C. D. Broad’s Philosophy of Time

    By L. Nathan Oaklander

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    In this study, Oaklander's primary aim is to examine critically C.D. Broad’s changing views of time and in so doing clarify the central disputes in the philosophy of time, explicate the various positions Broad took regarding them, and develop his own responses both to...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Neo-Kantian Reader

    Edited by Sebastian Luft

    The early part of the twentieth century witnessed a remarkable resurgence of interest in Kant’s philosophy in Germany and France, the effects of which are still being felt today. The Neo-Kantian Reader is the first anthology to collect the most important primary sources in Neo-Kantian philosophy,...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge