E-books: Philosophy

  • Gandhi and the Contemporary World book cover

    Gandhi and the Contemporary World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sanjeev Kumar

    This book develops a critical understanding of Mahatma Gandhi’s philosophy and practice in the context of contemporary challenges and engages with some of his key work and ideas. It highlights the relevance of Gandhi’s legacy in the quest towards peace-building, equity and global justice. The…

    eBook – 2019-12-09
    Routledge India

  • Jakob von Uexküll and Philosophy: Life, Environments, Anthropology book cover

    Jakob von Uexküll and Philosophy

    Life, Environments, Anthropology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Francesca Michelini, Kristian Köchy

    Dismissed by some as the last of the anti-Darwinians, his fame as a rigorous biologist even tainted by an alleged link to National Socialist ideology, it is undeniable that Jakob von Uexküll (1864-1944) was eagerly read by many philosophers across the spectrum of philosophical schools, from Scheler…

    eBook – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Biology

  • Philosophy and the Human Paradox: Essays on Reason, Truth and Identity book cover

    Philosophy and the Human Paradox

    Essays on Reason, Truth and Identity, 1st Edition

    By Alan Montefiore

    Edited by Danielle Sands

    This book collects essays by Alan Montefiore on the role philosophy plays in the formation of the self, and how philosophical questions regarding the nature of reason, truth, and identity inform ethics and politics. It offers a comprehensive overview of Montefiore’s influential, non-dogmatic…

    eBook – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • The System of Nature: Volume III book cover

    The System of Nature

    Volume III, 1st Edition

    By Paul Henri Thiery

    Originally published in 1984. Paul Henri Thiery, Baron d'Holbach (1723-1789), was the center of the radical wing of the philosophers. Holbach wrote, translated, edited, and issued a stream of books and pamphlets, often under other names, that has made him the despair of bibliographers but has…

    eBook – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Baudrillard for Architects book cover

    Baudrillard for Architects

    1st Edition

    By Francesco Proto

    Marginalized due to the deployment of both a highly specialized jargon and a novel stylistic approach meant to upset established norms and conventions, Baudrillard's thought has suffered from the lack of an accessible, consistent and comprehensive exposition able to make it relevant to diverse…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Thinkers for Architects

  • Critique in a Neoliberal Age book cover

    Critique in a Neoliberal Age

    1st Edition

    By Pauline Johnson

    Critique in a Neoliberal Age brings a critique of ideology to main debates within economic sociology, populism studies, the neoliberal university, therapy culture, contemporary intimacies and feminism. Over the last decades, neoliberalism has worked to lift social protections and political…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • Love's Labor: Essays on Women, Equality and Dependency book cover

    Love's Labor

    Essays on Women, Equality and Dependency, 2nd Edition

    By Eva Feder Kittay

    This new edition of Eva Feder Kittay’s feminist classic, Love’s Labor, explores how theories of justice and morality must be reconfigured when intersecting with care and dependency, and the failure of policy towards women who engage in care work. The work is hailed as a major contribution to the…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Animal Ethics book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Animal Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bob Fischer

    There isn’t one conversation about animal ethics. Instead, there are several important ones that are scattered across many disciplines.This volume both surveys the field of animal ethics and draws professional philosophers, graduate students, and undergraduates more deeply into the discussions that…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Applied Ethics

  • The Appeal of Art in Modernity book cover

    The Appeal of Art in Modernity

    1st Edition

    By Michael Symonds

    This book explores the place of art in the modern world, but instead of asking what art is, it begins with the question of art’s appeal in modernity. Why is the appellation ‘art’ so desired for movies, food, and fashion, for example? Why is there the assumption of esteem when someone calls…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Relativism book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Relativism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Kusch

    Relativism can be found in all philosophical traditions and subfields of philosophy. It is also a central idea in the social sciences, the humanities, religion and politics. This is the first volume to map relativistic motifs in all areas of philosophy, synchronically and diachronically. It thereby…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • The Enlightenment and the Fate of Knowledge: Essays on the Transvaluation of Values book cover

    The Enlightenment and the Fate of Knowledge

    Essays on the Transvaluation of Values, 1st Edition

    By Martin L. Davies

    The Enlightenment is generally painted as a movement of ideas and society lasting from the late seventeenth to the early nineteenth century, but this book argues that the Enlightenment is an essential component of modernity itself. In the course of the study, Martin Davies offers an original…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Approaches to History

  • Business Ethics and Care in Organizations book cover

    Business Ethics and Care in Organizations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marianna Fotaki, Gazi Islam, Anne Antoni

    Care is a human ability we all need for growing and flourishing. It implies considering the needs and interests of others, and the quality of how we relate to each other is often defined by care. While the value of care in private life is widely recognized, its role in the public sphere is…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Business Ethics

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