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Major Works: Epistemology

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 11 new and published major works in the subject of Epistemology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Faith after Foundationalism

    By D.Z. Phillips

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

    Foundationalism is the view that philosophical propositions are of two kinds, those which need supporting evidence, and those which in themselves provide the evidence which renders them irrefutable. This book, originally published 1988, describes the battle between foundationalism, which...

    Published April 10th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Faith and Philosophical Enquiry

    By D.Z. Phillips

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

    The concern of this book is the nature of religious belief and the ways in which philosophical enquiry is related to it. Six chapters present the positive arguments the author wishes to put forward to discusses religion and rationality, scepticism about religion, language-games, belief and the loss...

    Published April 10th 2013 by Routledge

  3. A Threefold Cord

    Philosophy, Science, Religion. A Discussion between Viscount Samuel and Professor Herbert Dingle.

    By (Viscount) Herbert Louis Samuel, Herbert Dingle

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

    Originally published in 1961, this book originated in the belief that there was an urgent need for a greater association between philosophers and scientists and of both with men of religion. The problem of bringing this association into being is approached from different angles by the two authors,...

    Published April 10th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Bertrand Russell's Theory of Knowledge

    By Elizabeth Ramsden Eames

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Russell

    When future generations come to analyze and survey twentieth-century philosophy as a whole, Bertrand Russell’s logic and theory of knowledge is assured a place of prime importance. Yet until this book was first published in 1969 no comprehensive treatment of his epistemology had appeared....

    Published November 19th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Bertrand Russell On Education

    By Joe Park

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Russell

    Although scholars from many disciplines have turned their attention to Russell’s work and appraised its significance for a number of fields, and an extensive literature on him emerged, until this book, first published in 1963, no thorough study on Russell’s contribution to education – an area to...

    Published November 19th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Epistemology

    Edited by Ram Neta

    Series: Critical Concepts in Philosophy

    For those working in Epistemology dizzying questions such as the following arise: • When are beliefs rational, or justified? • How should we update our beliefs in the light of new evidence? • Is it possible to gain knowledge, or justification? • How do we know what we know, and why do we care...

    Published October 15th 2012 by Routledge

  7. RLE: Emile Durkheim: 4-Volume Set

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Emile Durkheim

    This four volume set is dedicated to the work of Emile Durkheim, one of the most important and prolific sociologists in the field, who is commonly cited as a founding father of modern social science. With volumes published between 1975 and 1991, this collection brings together a range of...

    Published October 21st 2010 by Routledge

  8. Durkheim, Bernard and Epistemology

    By Paul Q. Hirst

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Emile Durkheim

    This title, first published in 1975, contains two complimentary studies by Paul Q. Hirst: the first based on Claude Bernard’s theory of scientific knowledge, and the second concerning Emile Durkheim’s attempt to provide a philosophical foundation for a scientific sociology in The Rules of...

    Published October 14th 2010 by Routledge

  9. RLE: Emile Durkheim: 4-Volume Set

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Emile Durkheim

    This four volume set is dedicated to the work of Emile Durkheim, one of the most important and prolific sociologists in the field, who is commonly cited as a founding father of modern social science. With volumes published between 1975 and 1991, this collection brings together a range of...

    Published October 14th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Arts of Perception

    The Epistemological Mentality of the Spanish Baroque, 1580-1720

    By Jeremy Robbins

    Arts of Perception offers a new account of a key period in Spanish history and culture and a fundamental reassessment of its major writers and intellectuals, including Gracián, Quevedo, Calderón, Saavedra Fajardo, López de Vega, and Sor Juana. Reading these figures in the context of European...

    Published November 12th 2006 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Routledge Library Editions: Epistemology
    By Various
    To Be Published May 15th 2015
  2. Truth, Knowledge and Causation
    By C. J. Ducasse
    To Be Published May 15th 2015
  3. The Anatomy of Knowledge: Papers Presented to the Study Group on Foundations of Cultural Unity, Bowdoin College, 1965 and 1966
    Edited by Marjorie Grene
    To Be Published May 15th 2015
  4. Scepticism
    By Arne Naess
    To Be Published May 15th 2015
  5. Objectivity, Empiricism and Truth
    By R. W. Newell
    To Be Published May 15th 2015

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