Philosophy: Epistemology

  • Why It's OK to Be of Two Minds book cover

    Why It's OK to Be of Two Minds

    1st Edition

    By Jennifer Church

    Most of us experience the world through competing perspectives. A job or a religion seems important and fulfilling when looked at in one way; but from a different angle they seem tedious or ridiculous. A friend is obtuse from one point of view, wise from another. Continuing to hold both views at…

    Paperback – 2020-07-20 
    Routledge
    Why It's OK

  • Models and Modelling in the Sciences: A Philosophical Introduction book cover

    Models and Modelling in the Sciences

    A Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Stephen M. Downes

    Biologists, climate scientists and economists all rely on models to move their work forward. In this book, Stephen M. Downes explores the use of models in these and other fields to introduce readers to the various philosophical issues that arise in scientific modeling. Readers learn that paying…

    Paperback – 2020-07-10 
    Routledge

  • Bertrand Russell on Modality and Logical Relevance book cover

    Bertrand Russell on Modality and Logical Relevance

    1st Edition

    By Jan Dejnožka

    First published in 1999, this volume re-examines Bertrand Russell’s views on modal logic and logical relevance, arguing that Russell does in fact accommodate modality and modal logic. The author, Jan Dejnožka, draws together Russell’s comments and perspectives from throughout his canon in order to…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Skepticism in Philosophy: A Comprehensive, Historical Introduction book cover

    Skepticism in Philosophy

    A Comprehensive, Historical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Henrik Lagerlund

    In this book, Henrik Lagerlund offers students, researchers, and advanced general readers the first complete history of what is perhaps the most famous of all philosophical problems: skepticism. As the first of its kind, the book traces the influence of philosophical skepticism from its roots in…

    Paperback – 2020-05-21 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Medicine book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Medicine

    1st Edition

    Edited by Miriam Solomon, Jeremy R. Simon, Harold Kincaid

    The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Medicine is a comprehensive guide to topics in the fields of epistemology and metaphysics of medicine. It examines traditional topics such as the concept of disease, causality in medicine, the epistemology of the randomized controlled trial, the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Philosophy Companions

  • The Foundations of Bayesian Epistemology: A Philosophical Introduction book cover

    The Foundations of Bayesian Epistemology

    A Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Kenny Easwaran

    This book introduces students and researchers to the philosophical issues at play in the growing field of formal (or Bayesian) epistemology.  It focuses not on how to do particular calculations but instead on the philosophical foundations at the convergence of belief and mathematical representation…

    Paperback – 2020-02-15
    Routledge

  • Hume's Enquiry: Expanded and Explained book cover

    Hume's Enquiry

    Expanded and Explained, 1st Edition

    By David Hume, Scott Stapleford, Tyron Goldschmidt

    Hume’s Enquiry: Expanded and Explained includes the entire classical text of the Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding in bold font, a running commentary blended seamlessly into the text in regular font and analytic summaries of each section. The commentary is like a professor on hand to guide the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-15
    Routledge

  • A Guide to Field Philosophy: Case Studies and Practical Strategies book cover

    A Guide to Field Philosophy

    Case Studies and Practical Strategies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Evelyn Brister, Robert Frodeman

    Philosophers increasingly engage in practical work with other disciplines and the world at large. This volume draws together the lessons learned from this work—including philosophers’ contributions to scientific research projects, consultations on matters of policy, and expertise provided to…

    Paperback – 2020-02-03
    Routledge

  • Skepticism: Historical and Contemporary Inquiries book cover

    Skepticism

    Historical and Contemporary Inquiries, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Logical Foundations of Scientific Theories: Languages, Structures, and Models book cover

    The Logical Foundations of Scientific Theories

    Languages, Structures, and Models, 1st Edition

    By Decio Krause, Jonas R.B. Arenhart

    This book addresses the logical aspects of the foundations of scientific theories. Even though the relevance of formal methods in the study of scientific theories is now widely recognized and regaining prominence, the issues covered here are still not generally discussed in philosophy of science.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Nature, Speculation and the Return to Schelling book cover

    Nature, Speculation and the Return to Schelling

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tyler Tritten, Daniel Whistler

    Two decades ago, Schelling first resurfaced in Žižek’s Indivisible Remainder, and the same argumentative move of redeploying Schellingian themes for contemporary ends has continued to play a significant role in critical theory since (Markus Gabriel, Iain Hamilton Grant, Jean-Luc Nancy). All the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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

    Epistemology and Biblical Theology

    From the Pentateuch to Mark�s Gospel, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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