Philosophy: Metaphysics

  • George Berkeley (Routledge Revivals): Eighteenth-Century Responses: Volume II book cover

    George Berkeley (Routledge Revivals)

    Eighteenth-Century Responses: Volume II, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Berman

    The material reprinted in this two-volume set, first published in 1989, covers the first eighty-five years in responses to George Berkeley’s writings. David Berman identifies several key waves of eighteenth-century criticism surrounding Berkeley’s philosophies, ranging from hostile and discounted,…

    Paperback – 2016-04-07
    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Anscombe's Intention book cover

    Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Anscombe's Intention

    1st Edition

    By Rachael Wiseman

    G. E. M. Anscombe’s Intention is a classic of twentieth-century philosophy. The work has been enormously influential despite being a dense and largely misunderstood text. It is a standard reference point for anyone engaging with philosophy of action and philosophy of psychology. In this Routledge…

    Paperback – 2016-03-17
    Routledge Philosophy GuideBooks

  • Neo-Davidsonian Metaphysics: From the True to the Good book cover

    Neo-Davidsonian Metaphysics

    From the True to the Good, 1st Edition

    By Samuel C Wheeler

    Much contemporary metaphysics, moved by an apparent necessity to take reality to consist of given beings and properties, presents us with what appear to be deep problems requiring radical changes in the common sense conception of persons and the world. Contemporary meta-ethics ignores questions…

    Paperback – 2016-03-03
    Routledge Studies in Metaphysics

  • The Reality of the Mind: St Augustine's Philosophical Arguments for the Human Soul as a Spiritual Substance book cover

    The Reality of the Mind

    St Augustine's Philosophical Arguments for the Human Soul as a Spiritual Substance, 1st Edition

    By Ludger Hölscher

    Among the various approaches to the question of the nature of the mind (or soul), Augustine’s philosophical arguments for the existence of an incorporeal and spiritual substance in man and against materialism are here thoroughly examined on their merits as a source of insight for contemporary…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

  • Heaven Wasn't His Destination: The Philosophy of Ludwig Feuerbach book cover

    Heaven Wasn't His Destination

    The Philosophy of Ludwig Feuerbach, 1st Edition

    By William B. Chamberlain

    If forced to state Feuerbach’s philosophical genealogy, one would have to say that he was son of Hegel, father of Marx, and half-brother of Comte. In his own day he had many a celebratory and many a vilifier. His philosophy has received very little direct treatment in the English language.…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

  • Philosophy for Graduate Students: Metaphysics and Epistemology book cover

    Philosophy for Graduate Students

    Metaphysics and Epistemology, 1st Edition

    By Alex Broadbent

    When graduate students start their studies, they usually have sound knowledge of some areas of philosophy, but the overall map of their knowledge is often patchy and disjointed. There are a number of topics that any contemporary philosopher working in any part of the analytic tradition (and in many…

    Paperback – 2016-02-19

  • Studies in Contemporary Metaphysics book cover

    Studies in Contemporary Metaphysics

    1st Edition

    By R.F. Alfred Hoernlé

    Originally published in 1920, this title wrestles with the critical conflict in modern philosophy of whether philosophers should employ pure reason in a world of abstracts or, rather, should rely upon experience and rationality to examine the actual world. Hoernlé argues for the latter and…

    Hardback – 2016-02-05
    Routledge Revivals

  • What is this thing called Philosophy? book cover

    What is this thing called Philosophy?

    1st Edition

    Edited by Duncan Pritchard

    What is this thing called Philosophy? is the definitive textbook for all who want a thorough introduction to the field. It introduces philosophy using a question-led approach that reflects the discursive nature of the discipline. Edited by Duncan Pritchard, each section is written by a high-profile…

    Paperback – 2015-12-07
    What is this thing called?

  • Experience, Explanation and Faith: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion book cover

    Experience, Explanation and Faith

    An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion, 1st Edition

    By Anthony O'Hear

    In this book Anthony O’Hear examines the reasons that are given for religious faith. His approach is firmly within the classical tradition of natural theology, but an underlying theme is the differences between the personal Creator of the Bible or the Koran and a God conceived of as the…

    Paperback – 2015-11-26
    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

  • How to get Philosophy Students Talking: An Instructor's Toolkit book cover

    How to get Philosophy Students Talking

    An Instructor's Toolkit, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Fisher, Jonathan Tallant

    Engaging undergraduate students and instigating debate within philosophy seminars is one of the greatest challenges faced by instructors on a daily basis. How to Get Philosophy Students Talking: An Instructor’s Toolkit is an innovative and original resource designed for use by academics looking to…

    Paperback – 2015-10-26

  • New Directions in Consciousness Studies: SoS theory and the nature of time book cover

    New Directions in Consciousness Studies

    SoS theory and the nature of time, 1st Edition

    By Chris Nunn

    New Directions in Consciousness Studies describes a range of fresh ideas which promise to significantly advance scientific understanding of human nature. Written in non-specialized language, the book draws upon concepts and research from history, philosophy, neuroscience and physics to delineate…

    Paperback – 2015-10-20

  • Personal Identity and Self-Consciousness book cover

    Personal Identity and Self-Consciousness

    1st Edition

    By Brian Garrett

    Personal Identity and Self-Consciousness is about persons and personal identity. What are we? And why does personal identity matter? Brian Garrett, using jargon-free language, addresses questions in the metaphysics of personal identity, questions in value theory, and discusses questions about the…

    Paperback – 2015-10-12
    International Library of Philosophy

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