E-books: Humanities

  • Concept and Object: The Unity of the Proposition in Logic and Psychology book cover

    Concept and Object

    The Unity of the Proposition in Logic and Psychology, 1st Edition

    By Anthony Palmer

    Originally published in 1988. This text gives a lucid account of the most distinctive and influential responses by twentieth century philosophers to the problem of the unity of the proposition. The problem first became central to twentieth-century philosophy as a result of the depsychoiogising of…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

  • Presuppostion & Transcendental Inference book cover

    Presuppostion & Transcendental Inference

    1st Edition

    By Humphrey Palmer

    Originally published in 1985. This book is about a single famous line of argument, pioneered by Descartes and deployed to full effect by Kant. That argument was meant to refute scepticism once and for all, and make the world safe for science. 'I think, so I exist’ is valid reasoning, but circular…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

  • The Problems of Logic book cover

    The Problems of Logic

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Paul Ushenko

    Originally published in 1941. Professor Ushenko treats of current problems in technical Logic, involving Symbolic Logic to a marked extent. He deprecates the tendency, in influential quarters, to regard Logic as a branch of Mathematics and advances the intuitionalist theory of Logic. This involves…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

  • The Province of Logic: An Interpretation of Certain Parts of Cook Wilson's “Statement and Inference” book cover

    The Province of Logic

    An Interpretation of Certain Parts of Cook Wilson's “Statement and Inference”, 1st Edition

    By Richard Robinson

    Originally published in 1931. This inquiry investigates and develops John Cook Wilson’s view of the province of logic. It bases the study on the posthumous collected papers Statement and Inference. The author seeks to answer questions on the nature of logic using Cook Wilson’s thought. The chapters…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

  • The Traditional Formal Logic: A Short Account for Students book cover

    The Traditional Formal Logic

    A Short Account for Students, 1st Edition

    By William Angus Sinclair

    Originally published in 1937. A short account of the traditional logic, intended to provide the student with the fundamentals necessary for the specialized study. Suitable for working through individualy, it will provide sufficient knowledge of the elements of the subject to understand materials on…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

  • Words of Power: A Feminist Reading of the History of Logic book cover

    Words of Power

    A Feminist Reading of the History of Logic, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Nye

    Originally published in 1990. A common complaint of philosophers, and men in general, has been that women are illogical. On the other hand, rationality, defined as the ability to follow logical argument, is often claimed to be a defining characteristic of man. Andrea Nye undermines assumptions…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

  • The Logic of Commands book cover

    The Logic of Commands

    1st Edition

    By Nicholas Rescher

    Originally published in 1966. Professor Rescher’s aim is to develop a "logic of commands" in exactly the same general way which standard logic has already developed a "logic of truth-functional statement compounds" or a "logic of quantifiers". The object is to present a tolerably accurate and…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

  • The Authorship of the Pseudo-Dionysian Corpus: A Deliberate Forgery or Clever Literary Ploy? book cover

    The Authorship of the Pseudo-Dionysian Corpus

    A Deliberate Forgery or Clever Literary Ploy?, 1st Edition

    By Vladimir Kharlamov

    This monograph revisits one of the most debated aspects of Dionysian scholarship: the enigma of its authorship. To establish the identity of the author remains impossible. However, the legitimacy of the attribution of the corpus to Dionysius the Areopagite should not be seen as an intended forgery…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge

  • Psychology’s Dream of the Courtroom book cover

    Psychology’s Dream of the Courtroom

    1st Edition

    By Greg Mogenson

    What contribution has “the law” made to the work of analyst and patient in the consulting room? And what insights may be drawn from putting psychology itself on trial? In this ground-breaking book, the use of legal metaphors and the courtroom analogy by Freud, Jung, and psychology more generally…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge

  • Queering the Museum book cover

    Queering the Museum

    1st Edition

    By Nikki Sullivan, Craig Middleton

    Queering the Museum develops a queer analysis of the ways in which museums construct themselves, their core business, and their publics through the, often unconscious, use of inherited ways of knowing and doing. Providing a critique of both the practices and conventions associated with the modern…

    eBook – 2019-11-01
    Routledge
    Museums in Focus

  • Cross-Cultural Journalism and Strategic Communication: Storytelling and Diversity book cover

    Cross-Cultural Journalism and Strategic Communication

    Storytelling and Diversity, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Maria E Len-Rios, Earnest L Perry

    Built using the hands-on and pioneering Missouri Method, this textbook prepares readers to write about and communicate with people of different backgrounds, offering real-world examples of how to practice excellent journalism and strategic communication that takes culture into account. No matter…

    eBook – 2019-11-01
    Routledge

  • The Cinematic Political: Film Composition as Political Theory book cover

    The Cinematic Political

    Film Composition as Political Theory, 1st Edition

    By Michael J. Shapiro

    In this book, Michael J. Shapiro stages a series of pedagogical encounters between political theory, represented as a compositional challenge, and cinematic texts, emphasizing how to achieve an effective research paper/essay by heeding the compositional strategies of films. The text’s…

    eBook – 2019-11-01
    Routledge

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