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  1. Philosophy of Meaning, Knowledge and Value in the 20th Century

    Routledge History of Philosophy Volume 10

    Edited by John V. Canfield

    Series: Routledge History of Philosophy

    The twentieth century brought enormous change to subjects such as language, metaphysics, ethics and epistemology. This volume covers the major developments in these areas and more....

    Published March 26th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Husserl and the Cartesian Meditations

    By A.D. Smith

    Series: Routledge Philosophy GuideBooks

    Husserl is one of the most important philosophers of the twentieth century and his contribution to the phenomenology movement is widely recognised. The Cartesian Meditations is his most famous, and most widely studied work. The book introduces and assesses: Husserl's life and background to the...

    Published March 12th 2003 by Routledge

  3. The Collected Papers of Bertrand Russell (Volume 28)

    Man's Peril, 1954 - 55

    By Bertrand Russell

    Edited by Andrew Bone

    Series: The Collected Papers of Bertrand Russell

    The Collected Papers 28 signals reinvigoration of Russell the public campaigner. The title of the volume is taken from one of his most famous and eloquent short essays and probably the best known of his many broadcasts for the BBC. Man's Peril, 1954-55 not only captures the essence of Russell's...

    Published February 12th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Russell on Metaphysics

    Selections from the Writings of Bertrand Russell

    By Bertrand Russell

    Edited by Stephen Mumford

    Series: Russell on...

    Is the world of appearances the real world?Are there facts that exist independently of our minds?Are there vague objects?Russell on Metaphysics brings together for the first time a comprehensive selection of Russell's writing on metaphysics in one volume. Russell's major and lasting contribution to...

    Published February 12th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Wittgenstein, Mind and Meaning

    Towards a Social Conception of Mind

    By Meredith Williams

    Wittgenstein, Mind and Meaning offers a provocative re-reading of Wittgenstein's later writings on language and mind, and explores the tensions between Wittgenstein's ideas and contemporary cognitivist conceptions of the mental. This book addresses both Wittgenstein's later works as well as...

    Published August 28th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Popper's Open Society After Fifty Years

    Edited by Ian Jarvie, Sandra Pralong

    Popper's Open Society After Fifty Years presents a coherent survey of the reception and influence of Karl Popper's masterpiece The Open Society and its Enemies over the fifty years since its publication in 1945, as well as applying some of its principles to the context of modern Eastern Europe.This...

    Published August 28th 2002 by Routledge

  7. The Selected Letters of Bertrand Russell, Volume 1

    The Private Years 1884-1914, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Griffin

    Those who knew the famous philosopher Bertrand Russell at the turn of the century referred to him as 'the Day of Judgement'. This acclaimed selection of his early letters, available in paperback for the first time, reveals the full scope of Russell's life and innermost thoughts up to the First...

    Published August 21st 2002 by Routledge

  8. The Selected Letters of Bertrand Russell, Volume 2

    The Public Years 1914-1970

    Edited by Nicholas Griffin

    This long-awaited second volume of Russell's best letters reveals the inner workings of a philosophical genius and an impassioned campaigner for peace and social reform. The letters, only three of which have been published before, cover most of Russell's adult life, a period in which he wrote over...

    Published August 21st 2002 by Routledge

  9. The Open Society and its Enemies

    Hegel and Marx

    By Karl Popper

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Written in political exile during the Second World War and first published in 1945, Karl Popper's The Open Society and Its Enemies is one of the most influential books of the twentieth century. Hailed by Bertrand Russell as a 'vigorous and profound defence of democracy', its now legendary attack on...

    Published July 10th 2002 by Routledge

  10. The Open Society and its Enemies

    The Spell of Plato

    By Karl Popper

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Written in political exile during the Second World War and first published in 1945, Karl Popper's The Open Society and Its Enemies is one of the most influential books of the twentieth century. Hailed by Bertrand Russell as a 'vigorous and profound defence of democracy', its now legendary attack on...

    Published July 10th 2002 by Routledge