Philosophy: Modern Philosophy (16th Century-18th Century)

  • Locke’s Ideas of Mind and Body book cover

    Locke’s Ideas of Mind and Body

    By Han-Kyul Kim

    This book offers a systematic and sustained attempt to address the interpretive challenge of Locke’s philosophy of mind. Locke has been considered a Cartesian dualist, a reductive materialist, and even an idealist. These conflicting interpretations have given rise to the widespread accusation that…

    Hardback – 2018-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Seventeenth-Century Philosophy

  • The Foundations of Political Economy and Social Reform: Economy and Society in Eighteenth Century France book cover

    The Foundations of Political Economy and Social Reform

    Economy and Society in Eighteenth Century France

    Edited by Ryuzo Kuroki, Yusuke Ando

    This book brings together leading contributors to explore the development of political economy in eighteenth century France from an interdisciplinary perspective, in particular the ideas for social reform proposed before the Revolution. Political economy in the Eighteenth century encompassed not…

    Hardback – 2018-01-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • What Makes a Philosopher Great?: Thirteen Arguments for Twelve Philosophers book cover

    What Makes a Philosopher Great?

    Thirteen Arguments for Twelve Philosophers

    Edited by Stephen Hetherington

    This book is inspired by a single powerful question. What is it to be great as a philosopher? No single grand answer is presumed to be possible; instead, rewardingly close studies of philosophical greatness are developed. This is a scholarly yet accessible volume, blending metaphilosophy with the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge

  • Vanishing Matter and the Laws of Motion: Descartes and Beyond book cover

    Vanishing Matter and the Laws of Motion

    Descartes and Beyond

    Edited by Peter Anstey, Dana Jalobeanu

    This volume explores the themes of vanishing matter, matter and the laws of nature, the qualities of matter, and the diversity of the debates about matter in the early modern period. Chapters are unified by a number of interlocking themes which together enable some of the broader contours of the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Seventeenth-Century Philosophy

  • Pragmatism, Kant, and Transcendental Philosophy book cover

    Pragmatism, Kant, and Transcendental Philosophy

    Edited by Gabriele Gava, Robert Stern

    Philosophers working within the pragmatist tradition have pictured their relation to Kant and Kantianism in very diverse terms: some have presented their work as an appropriation and development of Kantian ideas, some have argued that pragmatism is an approach in complete opposition to Kant. This…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy

  • Locke and Leibniz on Substance book cover

    Locke and Leibniz on Substance

    Edited by Paul Lodge, Tom Stoneham

    Locke and Leibniz on Substance gathers together papers by an international group of academic experts, examining the metaphysical concept of substance in the writings of these two towering philosophers of the early modern period. Each of these newly-commissioned essays considers important…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Seventeenth-Century Philosophy

  • Pragmatic Encounters book cover

    Pragmatic Encounters

    By Richard J. Bernstein

    Richard J. Bernstein is a leading exponent of American pragmatism and one of the foremost philosophers of the twentieth century. In this collection he takes a pragmatic approach to specific problems and issues to demonstrate the ongoing importance of this philosophical tradition. Topics under…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in American Philosophy

  • Kant, God and Metaphysics: The Secret Thorn book cover

    Kant, God and Metaphysics

    The Secret Thorn

    By Edward Kanterian

    Kant is widely acknowledged as the greatest philosopher of modern times. He undertook his famous critical turn to save human freedom and morality from the challenge of determinism and materialism. Intertwined with his metaphysical interests, however, he also had theological commitments, which have…

    Hardback – 2017-11-21 
    Routledge

  • Sensibility in the Early Modern Era: From living machines to affective morality book cover

    Sensibility in the Early Modern Era

    From living machines to affective morality

    Edited by Anik Waldow

    Sensibility in the Early Modern Era investigates how the early modern characterisation of sensibility as a natural property of the body could give way to complex considerations about the importance of affect in morality. What underlies this understanding of sensibility is the attempt to fuse…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15 
    Routledge

  • Marx book cover

    Marx

    Edited by Scott Meikle

    This title was first published in 2002: The International Library of Critical Essays in the History of Philosophy makes available in a systematic manner essays in the history of philosophy selected and presented by volume editors who are highly respected in their fields.…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Existence, Meaning, Excellence: Aristotelian Reflections on the Meaning of Life book cover

    Existence, Meaning, Excellence

    Aristotelian Reflections on the Meaning of Life

    By Andrius Bielskis

    This book addresses the ‘perennial’ question of the meaning of life from the point of view of a novel interpretation of Aristotle’s teleology. Beginning with the premise that at the core of modernity and modern moral imagination are the entropy of meaning and the sense of meaninglessness, the…

    Hardback – 2017-10-23
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • Political Theory and the Enlarged Mentality book cover

    Political Theory and the Enlarged Mentality

    By Stephen Acreman

    In this book, Stephen Acreman follows the development and reception of a hitherto under-analyzed concept central to modern and postmodern political theory: the Kantian ein erweiterte Denkungsart, or enlarged mentality. While the enlarged mentality plays a major role in a number of key texts…

    Hardback – 2017-10-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Democratic Theory

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