Philosophy: Logic - Philosophy

  • Introduction to Logic book cover

    Introduction to Logic

    15th Edition

    By Irving M. Copi, Carl Cohen, Kenneth McMahon

      For more than six decades, and for thousands of students, Introduction to Logic has been the gold standard in introductory logic texts. In this 15th Edition, Carl Cohen and Victor Rodych update Irving M. Copi’s classic text, improving on its many strengths and introducing new and helpful material…

    Hardback – 2018-10-18 
    Routledge

  • The Architecture of Nothingness: An Explanation of the Objective Basis of Beauty in Architecture and the Arts book cover

    The Architecture of Nothingness

    An Explanation of the Objective Basis of Beauty in Architecture and the Arts

    By Frank Lyons

    It is a common enough assumption that good buildings make us feel good just as poor ones can make us feel insecure, depressed or even threatened. We may instantly decide that we ‘like’ one building more than another, in the same way that without thinking we choose one work of art or music over…

    Paperback – 2018-10-04 
    Routledge

  • Philosophy of Language: A Contemporary Introduction book cover

    Philosophy of Language

    A Contemporary Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By William G Lycan

    Now in its Third Edition, Philosophy of Language: A Contemporary Introduction introduces students to the main issues and theories in twentieth-century philosophy of language, focusing specifically on linguistic phenomena. Author William G. Lycan structures the book into four general parts. Part I,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy

  • Why We Argue (And How We Should): A Guide to Political Disagreement in an Age of Unreason book cover

    Why We Argue (And How We Should)

    A Guide to Political Disagreement in an Age of Unreason, 2nd Edition

    By Scott F. Aikin, Robert B. Talisse

    Why We Argue (And How We Should): A Guide to Political Disagreement in the Age of Unreason presents an accessible and engaging introduction to the theory of argument, with special emphasis on the way argument works in public political debate. The authors develop a view according to which proper…

    Paperback – 2018-09-07 
    Routledge

  • Conceptual Change and the Philosophy of Science: Alternative Interpretations of the A Priori book cover

    Conceptual Change and the Philosophy of Science

    Alternative Interpretations of the A Priori

    By David J. Stump

    In this book, David Stump traces alternative conceptions of the a priori in the philosophy of science and defends a unique position in the current debates over conceptual change and the constitutive elements in science. Stump emphasizes the unique epistemological status of the constitutive elements…

    Paperback – 2018-08-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Science

  • Moral Responsibility and the Problem of Many Hands book cover

    Moral Responsibility and the Problem of Many Hands

    By Ibo van de Poel, Lambèr Royakkers, Sjoerd D. Zwart

    When many people are involved in an activity, it is often difficult, if not impossible, to pinpoint who is morally responsible for what, a phenomenon known as the ‘problem of many hands.’ This term is increasingly used to describe problems with attributing individual responsibility in collective…

    Paperback – 2018-08-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Recipes for Science: An Introduction to Scientific Methods and Reasoning book cover

    Recipes for Science

    An Introduction to Scientific Methods and Reasoning

    By Angela M. Potochnik, Matteo Colombo, Cory Wright

    There is widespread recognition at universities that a proper understanding of science is needed for all undergraduates. Good jobs are increasingly found in fields related to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Medicine (STEM), and science now enters almost all aspects of our daily lives. For…

    Paperback – 2018-08-09 
    Routledge

  • The Limits of Moral Obligation: Moral Demandingness and Ought Implies Can book cover

    The Limits of Moral Obligation

    Moral Demandingness and Ought Implies Can

    Edited by Marcel van Ackeren, Michael Kühler

    This volume responds to the growing interest in finding explanations for why moral claims may lose their validity based on what they ask of their addressees. Two main ideas relate to that question: the moral demandingness objection and the principle "ought implies can." Though both of these ideas…

    Paperback – 2018-06-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Wittgenstein and Phenomenology book cover

    Wittgenstein and Phenomenology

    Edited by Oskari Kuusela, Mihai Ometita, Timur Ųcan

    This volume of new essays explores the relationship between the thought of Wittgenstein and the key figures of phenomenology: Husserl, Heidegger, Levinas, Merleau-Ponty and Sartre. It is the first book to provide an overview of how Wittgenstein’s philosophy in its different phases, including his…

    Hardback – 2018-06-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Phenomenology

  • On Constructive Interpretation of Predictive Mathematics (1990) book cover

    On Constructive Interpretation of Predictive Mathematics (1990)

    By Charles Parsons

    First published in 1990, this book consists of a detailed exposition of results of the theory of "interpretation" developed by G. Kreisel — the relative impenetrability of which gives the elucidation contained here great value for anyone seeking to understand his work. It contains more complex…

    Paperback – 2018-05-30 
    Routledge

  • What Tends to Be: The Philosophy of Dispositional Modality book cover

    What Tends to Be

    The Philosophy of Dispositional Modality

    By Rani Lill Anjum, Stephen Mumford

    People tend to enjoy listening to music or watching television, sleeping at night and celebrating birthdays. Plants tend to grow and thrive in sunlight and mild temperatures. We also know that tendencies are not perfectly regular and that there are patterns in the natural world, which are…

    Hardback – 2018-05-16
    Routledge

  • Naturalizing Logico-Mathematical Knowledge: Approaches from Philosophy, Psychology and Cognitive Science book cover

    Naturalizing Logico-Mathematical Knowledge

    Approaches from Philosophy, Psychology and Cognitive Science

    Edited by Sorin Bangu

    This book is meant as a part of the larger contemporary philosophical project of naturalizing logico-mathematical knowledge, and addresses the key question that motivates most of the work in this field: What is philosophically relevant about the nature of logico-mathematical knowledge in recent…

    Hardback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Mathematics and Physics

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