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2019 Philosophy Titles for Review

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July 2019

  • The Wollstonecraftian Mind

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sandrine Bergès, Eileen Hunt Botting, Alan Coffee

    There has been a rising interest in the study of Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797) in philosophy, political theory, literary studies and the history of political thought in recent decades. The Wollstonecraftian Mind seeks to provide a comprehensive survey of her work, not only placing it in its…

    Hardback – 2019-07-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Philosophical Minds

  • Philosophy of Mind

    3rd Edition

    By Jaegwon Kim

    This book explores a range of issues in the philosophy of mind, with the mind-body problem as the main focus. It serves as a stimulus to the reader to engage with the problems of the mind and try to come to terms with them, and examines Descartes's mind-body dualism.…

    Hardback – 2019-07-25
    Routledge

  • The Future of Work, Technology, and Basic Income

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Cholbi, Michael Weber

    Technological advances in computerization and robotics threaten to eliminate countless jobs from the labor market in the near future. These advances have reignited the debate about universal basic income. The essays in this collection offer unique and compelling perspectives on the ever-changing…

    Hardback – 2019-07-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

  • Perspectives in Role Ethics

    Virtues, Reasons, and Obligation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tim Dare, Christine Swanton

    Although our moral lives would be unrecognisable without them, roles have received little attention from analytic moral philosophers. Roles are central to our lives and to our engagement with one another, and should be analysed in connection with our core notions of ethics such as virtue, reason,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Morality and Moral Controversies

    Readings in Moral, Social, and Political Philosophy, 10th Edition

    Edited by Steven Scalet, John Arthur

    Morality and Moral Controversies, 10th Edition challenges students to critically assess today’s leading moral, social, and political issues. As a comprehensive anthology, it provides students with the tools they need to understand the philosophical ideas that are currently shaping our world.…

    Paperback – 2019-07-03
    Routledge

  • Freedom to Care

    Liberalism, Dependency Care, and Culture, 1st Edition

    By Asha Bhandary

    This book presents the first systematic account of dependency care in a liberal theory of justice. Despite the fact that receiving dependency care is necessary for human survival, the practices with which we meet society’s care needs are seldom recognized for their functional role. Instead, norms…

    Hardback – 2019-07-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • A Philosophy of Luxury

    1st Edition

    By Lambert Wiesing

    In this thought-provoking book Lambert Wiesing asks simply: What is luxury? Drawing on a fascinating range of examples, he argues that luxury is an aesthetic experience. Unlike experience gained via the senses, such as seeing, hearing or tasting, he argues that luxury is achieved by possessing…

    Paperback – 2019-06-28
    Routledge

  • The Emergence of Spacetime in String Theory

    1st Edition

    By Tiziana Vistarini

    The nature of space and time is one of the most fascinating and fundamental philosophical issues which presently engages at the deepest level with physics. During the last thirty years this notion has been object of an intense critical review in the light of new scientific theories which try to…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Mathematics and Physics

  • What is Scientific Knowledge?

    An Introduction to Contemporary Epistemology of Science, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin McCain, Kostas Kampourakis

    What Is Scientific Knowledge? is a much-needed collection of introductory-level chapters on the epistemology of science. Renowned historians, philosophers, science educators, and cognitive scientists have authored 19 original contributions specifically for this volume. The chapters, accessible for…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge

  • Thinking about Logic

    Classic Essays, 1st Edition

    By Steven M. Cahn

    Thinking about Logic is an accessible and thought-provoking collection of classic articles in the philosophy of logic. An ideal companion to any formal logic course or textbook, this volume illuminates how logic relates to perennial philosophical issues about knowledge, meaning, rationality, and…

    Hardback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge

  • Metaphysics

    4th Edition

    By Peter van Inwagen

    This book covers the gamut of historical and contemporary arguments of metaphysics, engaging readers through three profound questions: what are the most general features of the world, why is there a world and what is the place of human beings in the world?…

    Hardback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge

  • Knowledge Puzzles

    An Introduction To Epistemology, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Cade Hetherington

    This book presents many of epistemology's main ideas in a way that will help students understand the central primary writings in epistemology, providing puzzles and questions about epistemological theory.…

    Hardback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge

  • Philosophy of Art

    Aesthetic Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By David Boersema

    This book addresses issues in the philosophy of art through the lenses of the three broad areas of philosophy: metaphysics, epistemology, and axiology. It surveys many important and pervasive topics connected to a philosophical understanding of art.…

    Hardback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge