Philosophy: Metaphysics

  • Time, Embodiment and the Self book cover

    Time, Embodiment and the Self

    By Andros Loizou

    This title was first published in 2000:  Beginning with a sustained argument against the new tenseless theory of time and against McTaggart's A series/B series distinction, the author of this essay goes on to provide a non-paradoxical, tensed, phenomenologically-based account of the 'going on'…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Logic of Equality: A Formal Analysis of Non-Discrimination Law book cover

    The Logic of Equality

    A Formal Analysis of Non-Discrimination Law

    By Eric Heinze

    This title was first published in 2003. The Logic of Equality proposes a formal-logical method for examining the indeterminacy of legal discourse, using the example of the non-discrimination norm. It shows that the indeterminacy of a legal concept does not mean that it is completely chaotic - the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Relevant Logics and their Rivals: Volume II - A Continuation of the Work of Richard Sylvan, Robert Meyer, Val Plumwood and Ross Brady book cover

    Relevant Logics and their Rivals

    Volume II - A Continuation of the Work of Richard Sylvan, Robert Meyer, Val Plumwood and Ross Brady

    Edited by Ross Brady

    This title was first published in 2003. Relevant Logics and their Rivals, Volume II extends the material of the first volume in two ways. First, it includes work done in the 1970s which expands on and applies the Routley-Meyer semantics (introduced in the first volume), together with an Appendix…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Epistemological Significance of the Interrogative book cover

    The Epistemological Significance of the Interrogative

    By James Somerville

    This title was first published in 2002.This book challenges prevalent assumptions regarding questions and enquiry. It argues that instead of trying to understand questions by reference to knowledge, knowledge can be conceived by reference to the distinctive logical form exhibited by questions.…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Locke: Epistemology and Metaphysics book cover

    Locke

    Epistemology and Metaphysics

    Edited by Udo Thiel

    This title was first published in 2002. This volume brings together recent journal articles on the main themes in John Locke’s immensely influential Essay concerning Human Understanding, first published in 1690. Most contributions are from the mid-eighties to 2000, reflecting some of the most…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Modality and Anti-Metaphysics book cover

    Modality and Anti-Metaphysics

    By Stephen K. McLeod

    This title was first published in 2001. Modality and Anti-Metaphysics critically examines the most prominent approaches to modality among analytic philosophers in the twentieth century, including essentialism. Defending both the project of metaphysics and the essentialist position that metaphysical…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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  • A Theory of Understanding: Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives book cover

    A Theory of Understanding

    Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives

    By David Chart

    This title was first published in 2000. Philosophers have been greatly concerned with the nature of explanation, but no account has been fully satisfactory within science or plausible in the wider world. The author asserts that this is due to a misplaced focus and that instead of focusing on…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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  • Identity and Difference book cover

    Identity and Difference

    Edited by Rafael Winkler

    This collection reflects recent discussions on the relation between identity and difference in metaphysics, and in moral and political theory in both the analytic and continental traditions. The contributions to the volume tackle such issues as the role and place of the concept of identity in Hegel…

    Hardback – 2017-09-19 
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  • Nietzsche's Constructivism: A Metaphysics of Material Objects book cover

    Nietzsche's Constructivism

    A Metaphysics of Material Objects

    By Justin Remhof

    Like Kant, the German Idealists, and many neo-Kantian philosophers before him, Nietzsche was persistently concerned with metaphysical questions about the nature of objects. His texts often address questions concerning the existence and non-existence of objects, the relation of objects to human…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04 
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    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy

  • The Legacy of Kant in Sellars and Meillassoux: Analytic and Continental Kantianism book cover

    The Legacy of Kant in Sellars and Meillassoux

    Analytic and Continental Kantianism

    Edited by Fabio Gironi

    Contemporary interest in realism and naturalism, emerging under the banner of speculative or new realism, has prompted continentally-trained philosophers to consider a number of texts from the canon of analytic philosophy. The philosophy of Wilfrid Sellars, in particular, has proven remarkably able…

    Hardback – 2017-08-29 
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    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Thinking about Science, Reflecting on Art: Bringing Aesthetics and Philosophy of Science Together book cover

    Thinking about Science, Reflecting on Art

    Bringing Aesthetics and Philosophy of Science Together

    Edited by Otávio Bueno, George Darby, Steven French, Dean Rickles

    Thinking about Science, Reflecting on Art: Bringing Aesthetics and Philosophy of Science Together is the first book to systematically examine the relationship between the philosophy of science and aesthetics. With contributions from leading figures from both fields, this edited collection engages…

    Hardback – 2017-08-10 
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  • The Routledge Handbook of Metaethics book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Metaethics

    Edited by Tristram McPherson, David Plunkett

    This Handbook surveys the contemporary state of the burgeoning field of metaethics. Forty-three chapters, all written exclusively for this volume, provide expert introductions to: the central research programs that frame metaethical discussions the central explanatory challenges, resources,…

    Hardback – 2017-08-02 
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    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

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