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Major Works: Philosophy of Human Nature

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  1. On Human Freedom

    Being the Forwood Lectures on the Philosophy of Religion given in the University of Liverpool in November, 1945

    By John Laird

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

    In the author’s opinion there are three primary conceptions of human freedom - non-coercion, autonomy and indeterminism. He presents his thoughts to define, compare, distinguish and correlate these, not merely with regard to the freedom of the human will, but also and more generally with regard to...

    Published April 10th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Authenticity and Learning

    Nietzsche's Educational Philosophy

    By David Cooper

    Series: Rouledge Library Editions: Friedrich Nietzsche

    David E. Cooper elucidates Nietzsche's educational views in detail, in a form that will be of value to educationalists as well as philosophers. In this title, first published in 1983, he shows how these views relate to the rest of Nietzsche's work, and to modern European and Anglo-Saxon...

    Published December 20th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Break-Out from the Crystal Palace

    The Anarcho-Psychological Critique: Stirner, Nietzsche, Dostoevsky

    By John Carroll

    Series: Rouledge Library Editions: Friedrich Nietzsche

    Before Marcuse and Laing, before Heidegger and Sartre, even before Freud, the way was prepared for the anarcho-psychological critique of economic man, of all codes of ideology or absolute morality, and of scientific habits of mind. First published in 1974, this title traces this philosophical...

    Published December 20th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Exceedingly Nietzsche

    Aspects of Contemporary Nietzsche Interpretation

    Edited by David Farrell Krell, David Wood

    Originally published in 1988, this collection brings together a wide range of original readings on Friedrich Nietzsche, reflecting many aspects of Neitzsche in contemporary philosophy, literature and the social sciences. The Nietzsche these contributors discuss is the Nietzsche who exceeds any...

    Published December 20th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Nietzsche: Imagery and Thought

    A Collection of Essays

    Edited by Malcolm Pasley

    The central theme of this collection of essays, first published in 1978, is the basic tension in Nietzsche, and so in his work, between the urge to weave a satisfying web out of reality and the equally strong compulsion to expose its painful truths. The book aims to stress, not to play down, the...

    Published December 20th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Nietzsche, Wagner and the Philosophy of Pessimism

    By Roger Hollinrake

    Series: Rouledge Library Editions: Friedrich Nietzsche

    Nietzsche’s relationship with Wagner has long been a source of controversy and has given rise to a number of important studies, including this major breakthrough in Nietzsche scholarship, first published in 1982. In this work Hollinrake contends that the nature and extent of the anti-Wagnerian...

    Published December 20th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Nietzsche

    An Approach

    By Janko Lavrin

    Series: Rouledge Library Editions: Friedrich Nietzsche

    Janko Lavrin's influential biography of Friedrich Nietzsche, originally published in 1948, analyses the bond between Nietzsche's personal fate on the one hand and the trend of his thought on the other, set against the background of contemporary crisis typical of mankind in general....

    Published December 20th 2009 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Mental as Physical
    By Edgar Wilson
    To Be Published October 29th 2014
  2. Physicalism
    By K. V. Wilkes
    To Be Published October 29th 2014
  3. The Embodied Mind
    By G. N. A. Vesey
    To Be Published October 29th 2014

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