Philosophy: Ancient Philosophy

  • Philosophic Classics: From Plato to Derrida book cover

    Philosophic Classics: From Plato to Derrida

    7th Edition

    By Forrest Baird

    Paperback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge

  • Confucius and the Modern World book cover

    Confucius and the Modern World

    By Lai Chen

    This book represents the cutting edge of theoretical works on Confucianism. Starting from Confucianism’s comeback in modern China and ending with the proposal of the new philosophical concept of “multiple universality” in the face of the world culture, the author conducts an in-depth analysis and…

    Hardback – 2018-12-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Chinese Philosophy

  • Ethics Goes to the Movies: An Introduction to Moral Philosophy book cover

    Ethics Goes to the Movies

    An Introduction to Moral Philosophy

    By Christopher Falzon

    Movies hold a mirror up to us, portraying the complexities of human reality through their characters and stories. And they vividly illustrate moral theories that address questions about how we are to live and what sort of people we ought to be.  In this book, Christopher Falzon uses movies to…

    Paperback – 2018-12-21 
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to the History of Medicine: From the Time of the Pharaohs to the End of the XVIIIth Century book cover

    An Introduction to the History of Medicine

    From the Time of the Pharaohs to the End of the XVIIIth Century

    By Charles Greene Cumston

    Originally published in 1926, An Introduction to the History of Medicine is a compilation of reliable and essential contributions to the subject of the history of medicine. The book looks at the evolution of medicine from the practices in Ancient Egypt, to the medicine of the 16th century, and…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • A History of Medicine book cover

    A History of Medicine

    By Arturo Castiglioni

    Originally published in 1941, A History of Medicine provides a detailed and comprehensive guide to the advancement of medicine, from Ancient Egypt, and Ancient Babylonia, all the way up to the 20th century. The book looks at the close relationship between the progress of medicine and its…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • Philosophic Classics, Seventh Edition: Ancient Philosophy book cover

    Philosophic Classics, Seventh Edition

    Ancient Philosophy

    By Forrest Baird

    This 7th Edition of Philosophic Classics, Volume I: Ancient Philosophy includes essential writings of the most important Greek philosophers, along with selections from some of their Roman followers.  In updating this edition, editor Forrest E. Baird has continued to follow the same criteria…

    Paperback – 2018-11-15 
    Routledge

  • Essence in the Age of Evolution: A New Theory of Natural Kinds book cover

    Essence in the Age of Evolution

    A New Theory of Natural Kinds

    By Christopher J. Austin

    This book offers a novel defence of a highly contested philosophical position: biological natural kind essentialism. This theory is routinely and explicitly rejected for its purported inability to be explicated in the context of contemporary biological science, and its supposed incompatibility with…

    Hardback – 2018-09-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Science

  • Imagining the Afterlife in the Ancient World book cover

    Imagining the Afterlife in the Ancient World

    Edited by Juliette Harrisson

    Human beings have speculated about whether or not there is life after death, and if so, what form that life might take, for centuries. What did people in the ancient world think the next life would hold, and did they imagine there was a chance for a relationship between the living and the dead? How…

    Hardback – 2018-09-03 
    Routledge

  • Origins and Species: A Study of the Historical Sources of Darwinism and the Contexts of Some Other Accounts of Organic Diversity from Plato and Aristotle On book cover

    Origins and Species

    A Study of the Historical Sources of Darwinism and the Contexts of Some Other Accounts of Organic Diversity from Plato and Aristotle On

    By MJS Hodge

    Originally published in 1991, Origins and Species seeks to understand the historical origins of Darwinism. The book analyses the explanatory problem of species variation to which Darwinian theory was a response, while contrasting the Darwinian with other traditions of the time, in the…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Library Editions: Socrates book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

    By Various

    This five-volume set of previously out-of-print titles reissues some key works on Socrates, examining the man, his philosophy and the debates surrounding it, and his influence. With a mixture of newer and older books, this collection encompasses a wide spectrum of scholarship.…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

  • Socrates, Man and Myth: The Two Socratic Apologies of Xenophon book cover

    Socrates, Man and Myth

    The Two Socratic Apologies of Xenophon

    By Anton-Hermann Chroust

    The purpose of this book, first published in 1957, is to make a critical analysis of the controversial Socratic problem. The Socratic issue owes its paramount difficulty not only to the status of available source materials, but also to the diversity of opinion as to the proper use of these…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

  • Socrates, The Man and His Mission book cover

    Socrates, The Man and His Mission

    By R. Nicol Cross

    This book, first published in 1914, examines the life of Socrates and his teaching, and also details the world in which he lived, the Greece of the time experiencing a breakdown of authority in religion, morality and society.…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

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