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  1. Transcultural Poetics and the Concept of the Poet

    From Philip Sidney to T.S. Eliot

    By Ranjan Ghosh

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    Critiquing the politics and dynamics of the transcultural poetics of reading literature, this book demonstrates an ambitious understanding of the concept of the poet across a wide range of traditions – Anglo-American, German, French, Arabic, Chinese, Sanskrit, Bengali, Urdu – and philosophies of...

    To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  2. On Deconstruction

    Theory and Criticism after Structuralism, 2nd Edition

    By Jonathan Culler

    With an emphasis on readers and reading, Jonathan Culler considers deconstruction in terms of the questions raised by psychoanalytic, feminist, and reader-response criticism. On Deconstruction is both an authoritative synthesis of Derrida's thought and an analysis of the often-problematic...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Theology and Existentialism in Aeschylus

    Written in the Cosmos

    By Richard Rader

    Series: Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

    Philosophy and Religion in Aeschylus revivifies the complex question of fate and freedom in the tragedies of the famous Greek playwright. Starting with Sartre’s insights about radical existential freedom, this book shows that Aeschylus is concerned with the ethical ramifications of surrendering our...

    To Be Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Hans-Georg Gadamer

    By Karl Simms

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    Hans-Georg Gadamer’s theory of hermeneutics is one of the most important modern theories of reading, offering both a framework for understanding the practice and a method for its interpretation. In this clear and comprehensive guide to Gadamer’s thought, Karl Simms: presents an overview of his...

    To Be Published March 9th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Space and the Postmodern Fantastic in Contemporary Literature

    The Architectural Void

    By Patricia Garcia

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    Arising from the philosophical conviction that our sense of space plays a direct role in our apprehension and construction of reality (both factual and fictional), this book investigates how conceptions of postmodern space have transformed the history of the impossible in literature. Deeply...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Rethinking the Mind-Body Relationship in Early Modern Literature, Philosophy, and Medicine

    The Renaissance of the Body

    By Charis Charalampous

    Series: Routledge Studies in Renaissance Literature and Culture

    This book explores a neglected feature of intellectual history and literature in the early modern period: the ways in which the body was theorized and represented as an intelligent cognitive agent, with desires, appetites, and understandings independent of the mind. It considers the works of early...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Romanticism and Philosophy

    Thinking with Literature

    Edited by Thomas Constantinesco, Sophie Laniel-Musitelli

    Series: Routledge Studies in Romanticism

    This volume brings together a wide range of scholars to offer new perspectives on the relationship between Romanticism and philosophy. The entanglement of Romantic literature with philosophy is increasingly recognized, just as Romanticism is increasingly viewed as European and Transatlantic, yet...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Shakespeare and Hate

    Emotions, Passions, Selfhood

    By Peter Kishore Saval

    Series: Routledge Studies in Shakespeare

    Hate, malice, rage, and enmity: what would Shakespeare’s plays be without these demonic, unruly passions? This book studies how the tirades and unrestrained villainy of Shakespeare’s art explode the decorum and safety of our sanitized lives and challenge the limits of our selfhood. Everyone knows...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Educational Prophecies of Aldous Huxley

    The Visionary Legacy of Brave New World, Ape and Essence and Island

    By Ronald Zigler

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    The visionary legacy of Aldous Huxley is as relevant today as ever. Huxley possessed a sober understanding of the human condition as well as an inspired vision of the human potential. This volume presents an interdisciplinary examination and appreciation of Aldous Huxley’s three visionary novels –...

    To Be Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

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Recently Published Books

  1. Philosophy as a Literary Art: Making Things Up
    Edited by Costica Bradatan
    Published September 3rd 2014
  2. Shelley's Intellectual System and its Epicurean Background
    By Michael Vicario
    Published August 11th 2014
  3. Routledge Library Editions: Tolstoy and Dostoevsky
    By Various
    Published August 7th 2014
  4. Tolstoy's 'What is Art?'
    By Terry Diffey
    Published August 7th 2014
  5. Tolstoy
    By Ernest Joseph Simmons
    Published August 7th 2014

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