Philosophy

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Routledge publish classic texts, cutting edge research, as well as expert teaching resources in the field of Philosophy. Our list covers Ancient PhilosophyCritical ThinkingEpistemologyHistory of PhilosophyLogicMetaphysicsPhilosophy of Human NaturePhilosophy of LawPhilosophy of MindPhilosophy of SciencePolitical Philosophy, and more.

On this page you'll find information about our range of publishing, as well as access to our online catalogue, digital resources such as the Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Taylor and Francis eBooks, and contact information.

Series in Philosophy

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3,774New Products

  • Ancient Philosophy: Textual Paths and Historical Explorations book cover

    Ancient Philosophy

    Textual Paths and Historical Explorations

    Edited by Lorenzo Perilli, Daniela P. Taormina

    ‘We are all Greeks. Our laws, our literature, our religion, our arts, have their root in Greece’, the poet Percy Bysshe Shelley once wrote. It is in Greek that the questions which shaped the destiny of Western culture were asked, and so were the first attempts at an answer, and the search for a…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12
    Routledge

  • Sociological Jurisprudence: Juristic Thought and Social Inquiry book cover

    Sociological Jurisprudence

    Juristic Thought and Social Inquiry

    By Roger Cotterrell

    This book presents a unified set of arguments about the nature of jurisprudence and its relation to the jurist’s role. It explores contemporary challenges that create a need for social scientific perspectives in jurisprudence, and it shows how sociological resources can and should be used in…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12
    Routledge

  • Diffracted Worlds - Diffractive Readings: Onto-Epistemologies and the Critical Humanities book cover

    Diffracted Worlds - Diffractive Readings

    Onto-Epistemologies and the Critical Humanities

    Edited by Birgit M. Kaiser, Kathrin Thiele

    Diffraction patterns in quantum physics evidence the fact that the behavior of matter is the result of its entanglements with measurement, or as Karen Barad suggests, the entanglement of matter and meaning. In this sense, therefore, phenomena (including texts, cultural agents, or life forms) are…

    Hardback – 2017-12-12
    Routledge

Interviews

Editor Interview: Stephen Leach, Consciousness and the Great Philosophers

Author Interview: Helen Frowe, The Ethics or War and Peace 

Author Interview: Scott Wisor, The Ethics of Global Poverty

Author Interview: Thomas Ryckman, Einstein

Author Interview: Jan Bransen, Don't Be Fooled

Editor Interview: Simon Kirchin, Reading Parfit: On What Matters 

Author Interview:Gary Seay and Susana Nuccetelli, Engaging Bioethics

Interview: Catherine Conybeare, The Routledge Guidebook to Augstine's Confessions

Interview: John T. Scott, The Routledge Guidebook to Machiavelli's The Prince

Claude Lévi-Strauss: Interview with Patrick Wilcken

Interview: John Sellars, The Routledge Handbook of the Stoic Tradition

Author Q&A: Robert B.Talisse, Engaging Political Philosophy

Duncan Pritchard discusses What is this thing called Philosophy?

Q&A with A.C. Grayling

Author Q&A: Alex Rosenberg, Philosophy of Science: A Contemporary Introduction

Interview: Steven Fesmire, Dewey

Interview: Justin Garson, The Biological Mind

Kristin Andrews discusses her new book, The Animal Mind

Interview: Stephen Downes and Edouard Machery, Arguing About Human Nature

Interview:Julian Reiss, Philosophy of Economics: A Contemporary Introduction

Q&A: Dr. Nina Power, discussing Judith Butler's Gender Trouble

Free Resources

FreeBook: The Macat Library

FREE Chapter Collection: The Best of Bertrand Russell

FreeBook: To Conquer Fear is the Beginning of Wisdom

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Editorial Contacts

  • Andrew Beck, Senior Commissioning Editor, US

    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, Senior Publisher

    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, Editor

    Rebecca Shillabeer commissions leading books in all major areas of Religious Studies, Theology and 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. rebecca.shillabeer@tandf.co.uk

  • Andrew Weckenmann, Editor (Routledge Research)

    Andrew Weckenmann publishes scholarly monographs and edited collections across the various Routledge Research philosophy series. He is actively looking to develop new series around emerging topics while continuing to publish in more established areas of the subject. He is interested in receiving proposals covering all areas of philosophy, including aesthetics, ethics/applied ethics, metaphysics, phenomenology, philosophy of mind, philosophy of science and technology, political and social philosophy, philosophy of race, and American philosophy.

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