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  1. Dictionary of Philosophy

    3rd Edition

    By Alan Lacey

    Providing an illuminating and informed introduction to central philosophical issues, concepts and perspectives in the core fields of metaphysics, epistemology and philosophical logic, the Dictionary takes the most common terms and notions and clarifies what they mean to the philosopher and what...

    Published August 15th 1996 by Routledge

  2. An Encyclopedia of the History of Technology

    Edited by Ian McNeil

    Series: Routledge Companion Encyclopedias

    Available for the first time in paperback, this volume includes twenty-two chapters by international experts covering the entire history of technology from humankind's earliest use of stone tools to the exploration of space. Written clearly and without unnecessary jargon, each chapter traces the...

    Published July 4th 1996 by Routledge

  3. Companion to the History of Modern Science

    Edited by G N Cantor, G.N. Cantor, J.R.R. Christie, M.J.S. Hodge, R.C. Olby

    Series: Routledge Companion Encyclopedias

    The 67 chapters of this book describe and analyse the development of Western science from 1500 to the present day. Divided into two major sections - 'The Study of the History of Science' and 'Selected Writings in the History of Science' - the volume describes the methods and problems of research in...

    Published July 4th 1996 by Routledge

  4. Reader's Guide to Literature in English

    Edited by Mark Hawkins-Dady

    Reader's Guide Literature in English provides expert guidance to, and critical analysis of, the vast number of books available within the subject of English literature, from Anglo-Saxon times to the current American, British and Commonwealth scene. It is designed to help students, teachers and...

    Published May 1st 1996 by Routledge

  5. History of Humanity: Volume II

    From the Third Millennium to the Seventh Century BC

    Edited by A.H. Dani, J.P. Mohen

    Series: History of Humanity

    The second volume of the History of Humanity covers the first two and a half thousand years of recorded history, from the start of the Bronze Age to the beginnings of the Iron Age. Written by a team of over sixty experts this volume covers the relevant developments and the geographical progress of...

    Published April 4th 1996 by Routledge

  6. Encyclopedia of the History of Arabic Science

    By Roshdi Rashed

    The Arabic contribution is fundamental to the history of science, mathematics and technology, but until now no single publication has offered an up-to-date synthesis of knowledge in this area. In three fully-illustrated volumes the Encyclopedia of the History of Arabic Science documents the history...

    Published March 28th 1996 by Routledge

  7. Dictionary of Building and Civil Engineering

    English/French French/English

    By Don Montague

    This dual-language dictionary lists over 20,000 specialist terms in both French and English, covering architecture, building, engineering and property terms. It meets the needs of all building professionals working on projects overseas. It has been comprehensively researched and compiled to provide...

    Published March 14th 1996 by Spon Press

  8. The History of Islamic Philosophy

    Edited by Oliver Leaman, Seyyed Hossein Nasr

    Series: Routledge History of World Philosophies

    Islamic philosophy has often been treated as mainly of historical interest, belonging to the history of ideas rather than to philosophy. This volume challenges this belief, and provides an indispensable reference tool. It includes:* Detailed discussions of the most important figures from earliest...

    Published January 4th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Key Quotations in Sociology

    By Kenneth Thompson, Ken Thompson

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 4th 1996 by Routledge

  10. Dictionary of Christianity

    Edited by J.C. Cooper

    First Published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 1st 1996 by Routledge