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Philosophy of Mind

  • Conservative Reductionism

    1st Edition

    By Michael Esfeld, Christian Sachse

    Conservative Reductionism sets out a new theory of the relationship between physics and the special sciences within the framework of functionalism. It argues that it is wrong-headed to conceive an opposition between functional and physical properties (or functional and physical descriptions,…

    Paperback – 2017-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Science

  • Mind, Language and Subjectivity

    Minimal Content and the Theory of Thought, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Georgalis

    In this monograph Nicholas Georgalis further develops his important work on minimal content, recasting and providing novel solutions to several of the fundamental problems faced by philosophers of language. His theory defends and explicates the importance of ‘thought-tokens’ and minimal content and…

    Paperback – 2017-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Philosophy of Mind and Phenomenology

    Conceptual and Empirical Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel O. Dahlstrom, Andreas Elpidorou, Walter Hopp

    This volume identifies and develops how philosophy of mind and phenomenology interact in both conceptual and empirically-informed ways. The objective is to demonstrate that phenomenology, as the first-personal study of the contents and structures of our mentality, can provide us with insights into…

    Paperback – 2017-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Phenomenology

  • Romantic Science and the Experience of Self

    Transatlantic Crosscurrents from William James to Oliver Sacks, 1st Edition

    By Martin Halliwell

    First published in 1999, this engaging interdisciplinary study of romantic science focuses on the work of five influential figures in twentieth-century transatlantic intellectual history. In this book, Martin Halliwell constructs an innovative tradition of romantic science by indicating points of…

    Paperback – 2017-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Romanticism

  • The Routledge Handbook of Embodied Cognition

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lawrence Shapiro

    Embodied cognition is one of the foremost areas of study and research in philosophy of mind, philosophy of psychology and cognitive science. The Routledge Handbook of Embodied Cognition is an outstanding guide and reference source to the key topics and debates in this exciting subject and essential…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • Imagination and the Imaginary

    1st Edition

    By Kathleen Lennon

    The concept of the imaginary is pervasive within contemporary thought, yet can be a baffling and often controversial term. In Imagination and the Imaginary, Kathleen Lennon explores the links between imagination - regarded as the faculty of creating images or forms - and the imaginary, which links…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

  • Wittgenstein and Perception

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Campbell, Michael O'Sullivan

    Throughout his career, Wittgenstein was preoccupied with issues in the philosophy of perception. Despite this, little attention has been paid to this aspect of Wittgenstein's work. This volume redresses this lack, by bringing together an international group of leading philosophers to focus on…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

  • Martin Buber and His Critics (Routledge Revivals)

    An Annotated Bibliography of Writings in English through 1978, 1st Edition

    By Willard Moonan

    First published in 1981. Martin Buber has been acclaimed as one of the major philosophical and religious thinkers of the twentieth century with his influence and achievements spanning numerous fields — however in each of these areas his work has also been severely criticised and his influence…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29
    Routledge

  • The Philosophy of Curiosity

    1st Edition

    By Ilhan Inan

    In this book, Ilhan Inan questions the classical definition of curiosity as a desire to know. Working in an area where epistemology and philosophy of language overlap, Inan forges a link between our ability to become aware of our ignorance and our linguistic aptitude to construct terms referring to…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • The Second Person

    Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Naomi Eilan

    The past few years have witnessed an exponentially growing body of work conducted under the ‘second person’ heading. This idea has been explored in various areas of philosophy (philosophy of mind, philosophy of language, ethics, epistemology), in developmental psychology, in psychiatry, and even in…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Beyond the Analytic-Continental Divide

    Pluralist Philosophy in the Twenty-First Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey A. Bell, Andrew Cutrofello, Paul M. Livingston

    This forward-thinking collection presents new work that looks beyond the division between the analytic and continental philosophical traditions—one that has long caused dissension, mutual distrust, and institutional barriers to the development of common concerns and problems. Rather than rehearsing…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Basic Desert, Reactive Attitudes and Free Will

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maureen Sie, Derk Pereboom

    Basic Desert, Reactive Attitudes and Free Will addresses the issue of whether we can make sense of the widespread conviction that we are morally responsible beings. It focuses on the claim that we deserve to be blamed and punished for our immoral actions, and how this claim can be justified given…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge

  • Kant’s Inferentialism

    The Case Against Hume, 1st Edition

    By David Landy

    Kant’s Inferentialism draws on a wide range of sources to present a reading of Kant’s theory of mental representation as a direct response to the challenges issued by Hume in A Treatise of Human Nature. Kant rejects the conclusions that Hume draws on the grounds that these are predicated on Hume’s…

    Paperback – 2017-04-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Philosophy

  • New Essays on Thomas Reid

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick Rysiew

    Thomas Reid (1710-96) was a contemporary of both David Hume and Immanuel Kant, and a central figure in the Scottish School of Common Sense. Until recently, his work has been largely neglected, and often misunderstood. Like Kant, Reid cited Hume’s Treatise as the main spur to his own philosophical…

    Paperback – 2017-04-16
    Routledge

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