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2018 Philosophy Titles for Review

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November 2018

11th October - 31st October 2018

  • The Phenomenology of Real and Virtual Places

    1st Edition

    Edited by Erik Malcolm Champion

    This collection of essays explores the history, implications, and usefulness of phenomenology for the study of real and virtual places. While the influence of phenomenology on architecture and urban design has been widely acknowledged, its effect on the design of virtual places and environments has…

    Hardback – 2018-11-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • The Routledge Companion to Shakespeare and Philosophy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Craig Bourne, Emily Caddick Bourne

    Iago’s ‘I am not what I am’ epitomises how Shakespeare’s work is rich in philosophy, from issues of deception and moral deviance to those concerning the complex nature of the self, the notions of being and identity, and the possibility or impossibility of self-knowledge and knowledge of others.…

    Hardback – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Philosophy Companions

  • The Infinite

    3rd Edition

    By A.W. Moore

    We are all captivated and puzzled by the infinite, in its many varied guises; by the endlessness of space and time; by the thought that between any two points in space, however close, there is always another; by the fact that numbers go on forever; and by the idea of an all-knowing, all-powerful…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26
    Routledge

  • The Meanings of Violence

    From Critical Theory to Biopolitics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gavin Rae, Emma Ingala

    Violence has long been noted to be a fundamental aspect of the human condition. Traditionally, however, philosophical discussions have tended to approach it through the lens of warfare and/or limit it to physical forms. This changed in the twentieth century as the nature and meaning of ‘violence’…

    Hardback – 2018-10-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • A Film-Philosophy of Ecology and Enlightenment

    1st Edition

    By Rupert Read

    Inspired by the philosophy of Wittgenstein and his idea that the purpose of real philosophical thinking is not to discover something new, but to show in a strikingly different light what is already there, this book provides philosophical readings of a number of ‘arthouse’ and Hollywood films. Each…

    Hardback – 2018-10-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Aesthetics

  • Kant and the Problem of Self-Knowledge

    1st Edition

    By Luca Forgione

    This book addresses the problem of self-knowledge in Kant’s philosophy. As Kant writes in his major works of the critical period, it is due to the simple and empty representation ‘I think’ that the subject’s capacity for self-consciousness enables the subject to represent its own mental dimension.…

    Hardback – 2018-10-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Philosophy

  • Foucault, Feminism, and Sex Crimes

    An Anti-Carceral Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Chloë Taylor

    This book brings together Foucault's writings on crime and delinquency, on the one hand, and sexuality, on the other, to argue for an anti-carceral feminist Foucauldian approach to sex crimes. The author expands on Foucault’s writings through intersectional explorations of the critical race,…

    Hardback – 2018-10-19
    Routledge

  • Phenomenology: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Dan Zahavi

    Phenomenology: The Basics is a concise and engaging introduction to one of the dominant philosophical movements of the 20th century. This lively and lucid book provides an introduction to the essential phenomenological concepts that are crucial for understanding great thinkers such as Husserl,…

    Paperback – 2018-10-17
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Pragmatic Encroachment in Epistemology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brian Kim, Matthew McGrath

    According to philosophical lore, epistemological orthodoxy is a purist epistemology in which epistemic concepts such as belief, evidence, and knowledge are characterized to be pure and free from practical concerns. In recent years, the debate has focused narrowly on the concept of knowledge and a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Epistemology

  • Political Theory and Global Climate Action

    Recasting the Public Sphere, 1st Edition

    By Idil Boran

    From around the world, cities and regions, civil society networks and businesses, nongovernmental organizations and institutions for research and learning, and many others, are taking action on climate change. The role of these nonstate and substate actors is increasingly being recognized in the…

    Hardback – 2018-10-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Philosophy