Philosophy: Epistemology

  • Epistemology and Biblical Theology: From the Pentateuch to Mark’s Gospel book cover

    Epistemology and Biblical Theology

    From the Pentateuch to Mark’s Gospel

    By Dru Johnson

    Epistemology and Biblical Theology pursues a coherent theory of knowledge as described across the Pentateuch and Mark's Gospel. As a work from the emerging field of philosophical criticism, this volume explores in each biblical text both narrative and paraenesis to assess what theory of knowledge…

    Hardback – 2017-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Biblical Criticism

  • Skepticism: Historical and Contemporary Inquiries book cover

    Skepticism

    Historical and Contemporary Inquiries

    Edited by G. Anthony Bruno, A.C. Rutherford

    Skepticism is one of the most enduring and profound of philosophical problems. With its roots in Plato and the Sceptics to Descartes, Hume, Kant and Wittgenstein, skepticism presents a challenge that every philosopher must reckon with. In this outstanding collection philosophers engage with…

    Hardback – 2017-08-01 
    Routledge

  • Legal Persuasion: A Rhetorical Approach to the Science book cover

    Legal Persuasion

    A Rhetorical Approach to the Science

    By Linda L. Berger, Kathryn M. Stanchi

    This book develops a central theme: legal persuasion results from making and breaking mental connections. This concept of making connections inspired the authors to take a rhetorical approach to the science of legal persuasion. That singular approach resulted in the integration of research from…

    Paperback – 2017-07-31 
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

  • The Routledge Handbook of Mechanisms and Mechanical Philosophy book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Mechanisms and Mechanical Philosophy

    Edited by Stuart Glennan, Phyllis Illari

    From the operation of the universe to DNA, the brain and the economy, natural and social frequently describe their activity as being concerned with discovering mechanisms. Despite this fact, for much of the twentieth century philosophical discussions of the nature of mechanisms remained outside…

    Hardback – 2017-07-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • What Makes a Philosopher Great?: Arguments for Twelve Philosophers book cover

    What Makes a Philosopher Great?

    Arguments for Twelve Philosophers

    By Stephen Hetherington

    In this book, 14 accomplished contemporary philosophers argue for the greatness of 13 of their predecessors, from antiquity to the 20th century. The book’s purpose is not to generate a list of the very best philosophers; instead, the aim is to better identify what might constitute philosophical…

    Paperback – 2017-07-15 
    Routledge

  • Using Words and Things: Language and Philosophy of Technology book cover

    Using Words and Things

    Language and Philosophy of Technology

    By Mark Coeckelbergh

    This book offers a systematic framework for thinking about the relationship between language and technology and an argument for interweaving thinking about technology with thinking about language. The main claim of philosophy of technology—that technologies are not mere tools and artefacts not mere…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Williamson on Modality book cover

    Williamson on Modality

    Edited by Juhani Yli-Vakkuri, Mark McCullagh

    Timothy Williamson is one of the most influential living philosophers working in the areas of logic and metaphysics. His work in these areas has been particularly influential in shaping debates about metaphysical modality, which is the topic of his recent provocative and closely-argued book Modal…

    Hardback – 2017-07-04 
    Routledge

  • Philosophical Essays Against Open Theism book cover

    Philosophical Essays Against Open Theism

    Edited by Benjamin H. Arbour, Kevin Timpe

    This new collection of philosophically rigorous essays critiques the interpretation of divine omniscience known as open theism, focusing primarily on philosophically motivated open theism and positing arguments that reject divine knowledge of future contingents in the face of the dilemma of freedom…

    Hardback – 2017-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Religion

  • The Philosophy of Curiosity book cover

    The Philosophy of Curiosity

    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 – 2017-06-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • The Post-Critical Kant: Understanding the Critical Philosophy through the Opus Postumum book cover

    The Post-Critical Kant

    Understanding the Critical Philosophy through the Opus Postumum

    By Bryan Hall

    In this book, Bryan Wesley Hall breaks new ground in Kant scholarship, exploring the gap in Kant’s Critical philosophy in relation to his post-Critical work by turning to Kant’s final, unpublished work, the so-called Opus Postumum. Although Kant considered this project to be the "keystone" of his…

    Paperback – 2017-06-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Philosophy

  • Intellectual Virtues and Education: Essays in Applied Virtue Epistemology book cover

    Intellectual Virtues and Education

    Essays in Applied Virtue Epistemology

    Edited by Jason Baehr

    With its focus on intellectual virtues and their role in the acquisition and transmission of knowledge and related epistemic goods, virtue epistemology provides a rich set of tools for educational theory and practice. In particular, characteristics under the rubric of "responsibilist" virtue…

    Paperback – 2017-06-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Civility in Politics and Education book cover

    Civility in Politics and Education

    Edited by Deborah Mower, Wade L. Robison

    This book examines the concept of civility and the conditions of civil disagreement in politics and education. Although many assume that civility is merely polite behavior, it functions to aid rational discourse. Building on this basic assumption, the book offers multiple accounts of civility and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

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