Philosophy: Logic - Philosophy

  • Modalities in Medieval Philosophy book cover

    Modalities in Medieval Philosophy

    1st Edition

    By Simo Knuuttila

    Originally published in 1993, Modalities in Medieval Philosophy looks at the idea of modality as multiplicity of reference with respect to alternative domains. The book examines how this emerged in early medieval discussions and addresses how it was originally influenced by the theological…

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World

  • Medieval Logic and Metaphysics: A Modern Introduction book cover

    Medieval Logic and Metaphysics

    A Modern Introduction, 1st Edition

    By D.P. Henry

    Originally published in 1972, Medieval Logic and Metaphysics shows how formal logic can be used in the clarification of philosophical problems. An elementary exposition of Leśniewski’s Onotology, an important system of contemporary logic, is followed by studies of central philosophical themes such…

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World

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

    Models and Modelling in the Sciences

    A Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen M. Downes

    Models now drive much of the research in climate science, economics, molecular biology, and several other fields in the natural and social sciences. Yet how models work as tools of forecasting, representation, and explanation remains unclear, inviting closer philosophical analysis. In this book,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Williamson on Modality book cover

    Williamson on Modality

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • C.I. Lewis’s Conceptual Pragmatism: The A Priori and the Given book cover

    C.I. Lewis’s Conceptual Pragmatism

    The A Priori and the Given, 1st Edition

    Edited by Quentin Kammer, Jean-Philippe Narboux, Henri Wagner

    This edited collection explores the philosophy of Clarence Irving Lewis through two major concepts that are integral to his conceptual pragmatism: the a priori and the given. The relation between these two elements of knowledge form the core of Lewis’s masterpiece Mind and the World-Order. While…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in American Philosophy

  • Following Reason: A Theory and Strategy for Rational Leadership book cover

    Following Reason

    A Theory and Strategy for Rational Leadership, 1st Edition

    By Mark Manolopoulos

    Throughout history, humanity has regularly followed anti-rational figures and forces: demagogic rulers, perverted deities, exploitative economic systems, and so on. Such leadership and followership have wrought all kinds of oppression and conflict. What if this pattern could be altered? What if…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21 
    Routledge
    Leadership: Research and Practice

  • The Act and Object of Judgment: Historical and Philosophical Perspectives book cover

    The Act and Object of Judgment

    Historical and Philosophical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brian Ball, Christoph Schuringa

    This book presents twelve original essays on historical and contemporary philosophical discussions of judgment. The central issues explored in this volume can be separated into two groups, namely those concerning the act and object of judgment. What kind of act is judgment? How is it related to a…

    Hardback – 2019-03-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Peirce for Architects book cover

    Peirce for Architects

    1st Edition

    By Richard Coyne

    Ideas gain legitimacy as they are put to some practical use. A study of Charles Sanders Peirce (1839-1914) supports this pragmatism as a way of thinking about truth and meaning. Architecture has a strong pragmatic strand, not least as we think of building users, architecture as a practice, the…

    Paperback – 2019-03-11 
    Routledge
    Thinkers for Architects

  • The Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy and Psychology of Luck book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy and Psychology of Luck

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian M. Church, Robert J. Hartman

    Luck permeates our lives, and this raises a number of pressing questions: What is luck? When we attribute luck to people, circumstances, or events, what are we attributing? Do we have any obligations to mitigate the harms done to people who are less fortunate? And to what extent is deserving praise…

    Hardback – 2019-03-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • Introduction to Logic book cover

    Introduction to Logic

    15th Edition

    By Irving M. Copi, Carl Cohen, Victor Rodych

    For more than six decades, and for thousands of students, Introduction to Logic has been the gold standard in introductory logic texts. In this fifteenth edition, Carl Cohen and Victor Rodych update Irving M. Copi’s classic text, improving on its many strengths and introducing new and helpful…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge

  • The Lucid Vigil: Deconstruction, Desire and the Politics of Critique book cover

    The Lucid Vigil

    Deconstruction, Desire and the Politics of Critique, 1st Edition

    By Stella Gaon

    Stella Gaon provides the first fully philosophical account of the critical nature of deconstruction, and she does so by turning in an original way to psychoanalysis. Drawing on close readings of Freud and Laplanche, Gaon argues that Derridean deconstruction is driven by a normative investment in…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge
    Psychoanalytic Political Theory

  • A Critical Introduction to the Philosophy of Language: Central Themes from Locke to Wittgenstein book cover

    A Critical Introduction to the Philosophy of Language

    Central Themes from Locke to Wittgenstein, 1st Edition

    By John Fennell

    A Critical Introduction to Philosophy of Language is a historically-oriented introduction to the central themes in philosophy of language. Its narrative arc covers Locke’s ‘idea’ theory, Mill’s empiricist account of math and logic, Frege and Russell’s development of modern logic and its subsequent…

    Paperback – 2019-02-25 
    Routledge

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