Philosophy: Metaphysics

  • Social Science, Philosophy and Theology in Dialogue: A Relational Perspective book cover

    Social Science, Philosophy and Theology in Dialogue

    A Relational Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pierpaolo Donati, Antonio Malo, Giulio Maspero

    This volume explores the potential of employing a relational paradigm for the purposes of interdisciplinary exchange. Bringing together scholars from the social sciences, philosophy and theology, it seeks to bridge the gap between subject areas by focusing on real phenomena.Although these phenomena…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04
    Routledge

  • Philosophy of Sex and Love: An Opinionated Introduction book cover

    Philosophy of Sex and Love

    An Opinionated Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Patricia Marino

    Writing for non-specialists and students as well as for fellow philosophers, this book explores some basic issues surrounding sex and love in today's world, among them consent, objectification, non-monogamy, racial stereotyping, and the need to reconcile contemporary expectations about gender…

    Paperback – 2019-03-22
    Routledge

  • Identity and Difference book cover

    Identity and Difference

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-03-22
    Routledge

  • The Quantum of Explanation: Whitehead’s Radical Empiricism book cover

    The Quantum of Explanation

    Whitehead’s Radical Empiricism, 1st Edition

    By Randall E. Auxier, Gary L. Herstein

    The Quantum of Explanation advances a bold new theory of how explanation ought to be understood in philosophical and cosmological inquiries. Using a complete interpretation of Alfred North Whitehead’s philosophical and mathematical writings and an interpretive structure that is essentially new,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in American Philosophy

  • Cosmologies of the Anthropocene: Panpsychism, Animism, and the Limits of Posthumanism book cover

    Cosmologies of the Anthropocene

    Panpsychism, Animism, and the Limits of Posthumanism, 1st Edition

    By Arne Johan Vetlesen

    This book engages with the classic philosophical question of mind and matter, seeking to show its altered meaning and acuteness in the era of the Anthropocene. Arguing that matter, and, more broadly, the natural world, has been misconceived since Descartes, it explores the devastating impact that…

    Hardback – 2019-03-19
    Routledge
    Morality, Society and Culture

  • A New Modern Philosophy: The Inclusive Anthology of Primary Sources book cover

    A New Modern Philosophy

    The Inclusive Anthology of Primary Sources, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eugene Marshall, Susanne Sreedhar

    The seventeenth and eighteenth centuries are arguably the most important period in philosophy’s history, given that they set a new and broad foundation for subsequent philosophical thought. Over the last decade, however, discontent among instructors has grown with coursebooks’ unwavering…

    Paperback – 2019-03-18
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Emergence book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Emergence

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sophie Gibb, Robin Findlay Hendry, Tom Lancaster

    Emergence is often described as the idea that the whole is greater than the sum of the parts: interactions among the components of a system lead to distinctive novel properties. It has been invoked to describe the flocking of birds, the phases of matter and human consciousness, along with many…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • Mind, Body, and Morality: New Perspectives on Descartes and Spinoza book cover

    Mind, Body, and Morality

    New Perspectives on Descartes and Spinoza, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martina Reuter, Frans Svensson

    The turn of the millennium has been marked by new developments in the study of early modern philosophy. In particular, the philosophy of René Descartes has been reinterpreted in a number of important and exciting ways, specifically concerning his work on the mind-body union, the connection between…

    Hardback – 2019-03-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Seventeenth-Century Philosophy

  • Psychological Metaphysics book cover

    Psychological Metaphysics

    1st Edition

    By Peter A. White

    The research literature on causal attribution and social cognition generally consists of many fascinating but fragmented and superficial phenomena. These can only be understood as an organised whole by elucidating the fundamental psychological assumptions on which they depend. Originally published…

    Paperback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Perception

  • The Network Self: Relation, Process, and Personal Identity book cover

    The Network Self

    Relation, Process, and Personal Identity, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen Wallace

    The concept of a relational self has been prominent in feminism, communitarianism, narrative self theories, and social network theories, and has been important to theorizing about practical dimensions of selfhood. However, it has been largely ignored in traditional philosophical theories of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in American Philosophy

  • Routledge Library Editions: Metaphysics book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Metaphysics

    1st Edition

    By Various

    Reissuing works originally published between 1937 and 1992, this collection of original texts addresses the philosophical realm of metaphysics, not only ontology but the philosophy of science, religion and morals. The theory of values and the theory of absolutes are the subject of more than one…

    Hardback – 2019-03-11
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    Routledge Library Editions: Metaphysics

  • Ascent to the Absolute: Metaphysical Papers and Lectures book cover

    Ascent to the Absolute

    Metaphysical Papers and Lectures, 1st Edition

    By J. N. Findlay

    Originally published in 1970. This book is a collection of lectures and papers given by Professor Findlay in the 1960s. The theme is an argument for a metaphysical Absolute, in the sense of post-Hegelian Idealism. Findlay’s word for the Absolute process is ‘Enterprise’, which must be necessary in…

    Hardback – 2019-03-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Metaphysics

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