Philosophy: Epistemology

  • Phenomenology and Naturalism

    Edited by Rafael Winkler

    At present, ‘naturalism’ is arguably the dominant trend in both Anglo-American and European philosophy. Owing to the influence of the works of W.V.O. Quine, Wilfred Sellars, and Hillary Putnam, among others, naturalism both as a methodological and ontological position has become one of the…

    Hardback – 2017-05-06 
    Routledge

  • Disagreement and Skepticism

    Edited by Diego E. Machuca

    The thirteen essays in this volume explore for the first time the possible skeptical implications of disagreement in different areas and from different perspectives, with an emphasis in the current debate about the epistemic significance of disagreement. They represent a new contribution to the…

    Paperback – 2017-04-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • The Routledge Handbook of Epistemic Injustice

    Edited by Ian James Kidd, José Medina, Gaile Pohlhaus, Jr.

    In the era of information and communication, issues of misinformation and miscommunication are more pressing than ever. Epistemic injustice - one of the most important and ground-breaking subjects to have emerged in philosophy in recent years - refers to those forms of unfair treatment that relate…

    Hardback – 2017-04-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • Water, Knowledge and the Environment in Asia

    Epistemologies, practices and locales

    Edited by Ravi Baghel, Lea Stepan, Joseph K.W. Hill

    The dramatic transformation of our planet by human actions has been heralded as the coming of the new epoch of the Anthropocene. Human relations with water raise some of the most urgent questions in this regard. The starting point of this book is that these changes should not be seen as the result…

    Hardback – 2017-04-18 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • In Defense of Moral Luck

    Why Luck Often Affects Praiseworthiness and Blameworthiness

    By Robert J. Hartman

    The problem of moral luck is that there is a contradiction in our common sense ideas about moral responsibility. In one strand of our thinking, we believe that a person can become more blameworthy by luck. For example, two reckless drivers manage their vehicles in the same way, and one but not the…

    Hardback – 2017-04-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Current Controversies in Values and Science

    Edited by Kevin C. Elliott, Daniel Steel

    Current Controversies in Values and Science asks ten philosophers to debate five questions (two philosophers per debate) that are driving contemporary work in this important area of philosophy of science. The book is perfect for the advanced student, building up her knowledge of the…

    Hardback – 2017-03-28 
    Routledge
    Current Controversies in Philosophy

  • Pragmatism and Objectivity

    Essays Sparked by the Work of Nicholas Rescher

    Edited by Sami Pihlström

    Pragmatism and Objectivity illuminates the nature of contemporary pragmatism against the background of Rescher’s work, resulting in a stronger grasp of the prospects and promises of this philosophical movement. The central insight of pragmatism is that we must start from where we find ourselves and…

    Hardback – 2017-03-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in American Philosophy

  • The Routledge Handbook of Epistemic Contextualism

    Edited by Jonathan Jenkins Ichikawa

    Epistemic contextualism is a recent and hotly debated topic in philosophy. Contextualists argue that the language we use to attribute knowledge can only be properly understood relative to a specified context. How much can our knowledge depend on context? Is there a limit, and if so, where does it…

    Hardback – 2017-03-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • Powers and Capacities in Philosophy

    The New Aristotelianism

    Edited by John Greco, Ruth Groff

    Powers and Capacities in Philosophy is designed to stake out an emerging, discipline-spanning neo-Aristotelian framework grounded in realism about causal powers.  The volume brings together for the first time original essays by leading philosophers working on powers in relation to metaphysics,…

    Paperback – 2017-03-19 
    Routledge

  • Ludwig Wittgenstein - A Cultural Point of View

    Philosophy in the Darkness of this Time

    By William J. DeAngelis

    In the preface to his Philosophical Investigations Ludwig Wittgenstein expresses pessimism about the culture of his time and doubts as to whether his ideas would be understood in such a time: 'I make them public with doubtful feelings. It is not impossible that it should fall to the lot of this…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Representation and Objects of Thought in Medieval Philosophy

    Edited by Henrik Lagerlund

    The notions of mental representation and intentionality are central to contemporary philosophy of mind and it is usually assumed that these notions, if not originated, at least were made essential to the philosophy of mind by Descartes in the seventeenth century. The authors in this book challenge…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge

  • The Evolution of the Private Language Argument

    By Keld Stehr Nielsen

    The Evolution of the Private Language Argument presents a continuous view of modern analytical philosophy by telling the history of one of its central strands. It is an in-depth history of this well known philosophical argument, the evolution of Wittgenstein's thoughts and its influence on…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge
    Ashgate Wittgensteinian Studies

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