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With a new foreword by Jonathan Lear 'Remarkably lively and enjoyable…It is a very rich book, containing excellent descriptions of a variety of moral theories, and innumerable and often witty observations on topics encountered on the way.' - Times Literary Supplement Bernard Williams was one of…
Paperback – 2011-04-04
‘I should like to show here that the Ego is neither formally or materially in consciousness: it is outside, in the world.’ Jean-Paul Sartre The Transcendence of the Ego is one of Jean-Paul Sartre's earliest philosophical publications and essential for understanding the trajectory of his work as a…
Paperback – 2011-03-30
A cornerstone of Sartre’s philosophy, The Imaginary was first published in 1940. Sartre had become acquainted with the philosophy of Edmund Husserl in Berlin and was fascinated by his idea of the 'intentionality of consciousness' as a key to the puzzle of existence. Against this background, The…
Paperback – 2010-03-12
Time's 'Man of the Century', Albert Einstein is the unquestioned founder of modern physics. His theory of relativity is the most important scientific idea of the modern era. In this short book Einstein explains, using the minimum of mathematical terms, the basic ideas and principles of the theory…
Paperback – 2001-05-18
What is this thing called Philosophy? is the definitive textbook for all who want a thorough introduction to the field. It introduces philosophy using a question-led approach that reflects the discursive nature of the discipline. Edited by Duncan Pritchard, each section is written by a high-profile…
Paperback – 2015-12-01
What is this thing called?
Psychology, quantitative or qualitative, tends to conceive of the human person using metaphysical concepts and to separate the practical, affective, and intellectual aspects of participation in everyday life. Lev S. Vygotsky, however, was working towards a "concrete human psychology," a goal that…
Paperback – 2015-11-30
Debates in Nineteenth-Century European Philosophy offers an engaging and in-depth introduction to the philosophical questions raised by this rich and far reaching period in the history of philosophy. Throughout thirty chapters (organized into fifteen sections), the volume surveys the intellectual…
Paperback – 2015-11-24
Key Debates in the History of Philosophy
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Metaethics: A Contemporary Introduction is already garnering praise from philosophers in the field. We talked to author Mark van Roojen to find out more about the book.
‘The contemporary landscape of metaethics is a topsy-turvy field of complex contributions, new twists on old views, and fundamental disputes about how, even, to describe the basic questions under dispute. In Metaethics: A Contemporary Introduction, one of the masters of the craft cuts through this complexity in order to put readers in a position to see the compelling philosophical problems that lead to these different comprehensive theories.’ – Mark Schroeder, University of Southern California, USA
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Andrew Beck commissions leading books in all major areas of philosophy, including metaphysics, epistemology, ethics, political philosophy, philosophy of science, aesthetics, logic, philosophy of mind, philosophy of religion, and history of philosophy. He is especially interested in new textbooks that incorporate recent changes in a sub-discipline, scholarly monographs with potential appeal outside their core sub-disciplines, books grounded in analytic philosophy that engage cutting-edge research in the sciences, new ideas for reference works, and short primers on emerging areas of study.
Tony Bruce has global responsibility for the Routledge Philosophy list and twenty years’ experience in academic publishing. He commissions new books mainly in philosophy of mind, metaphysics, ethics, aesthetics and phenomenology but is interested in all subjects. Key series include Routledge Classics, New Problems of Philosophy, Routledge Philosophy Companions, and Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy. He is also interested in new translations of important philosophical works and manages The Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy Online. A selection of authors Tony has worked with can be seen on his LinkedIn profile.
Rebecca Shillabeer commissions philosophy books across all subject areas including ethics, epistemology, critical thinking, political philosophy, philosophy of science, aesthetics, metaphysics, philosophy of language, logic, philosophy of mind, philosophy of religion, and history of philosophy. She works on a broad range of titles from introductory textbooks for students approaching a subject for the first time, to cutting-edge scholarly research volumes. Key series include What is this thing called…?, The Basics, The Ethics of…, Routledge Guides to the Great Books, Routledge Philosophical Minds, Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy and Routledge Handbooks in Applied Ethics.
Andrew Weckenmann publishes scholarly monographs and edited collections in philosophy and religion. He manages the various Routledge Research series associated with both subjects. He is actively looking to develop new series covering emerging topics while continuing to publish in more established areas. In philosophy, he is interested in receiving proposals on aesthetics, ethics/applied ethics, metaphysics, phenomenology, philosophy of mind, philosophy of science and technology, political philosophy, and pragmatism. In religion, he’s interested in projects on religion and media, religion and digital culture, religion and film, religion and gender/sexuality, religion and the environment, religion and cognitive science, and interdisciplinary biblical criticism.