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

  • 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 

  • Marx book cover


    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 – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Bounds of Sense: An Essay on Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason book cover

    The Bounds of Sense

    An Essay on Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason

    By Peter Strawson

    Peter Strawson (1919-1986) was one of the leading British philosophers of his generation and a leading figure in a golden age for British philosophy centred around Oxford between 1950 and 1970. The Bounds of Sense is one of the most influential books ever written about Kant’s philosophy, and is one…

    Paperback – 2018-09-06 
    Routledge Classics

  • The History of the Philosophy of Mind: Six volume set book cover

    The History of the Philosophy of Mind

    Six volume set

    Edited by Rebecca Copenhaver, Christopher Shields

    The History of the Philosophy of Mind is a major six-volume reference collection, covering the key topics, thinkers and debates within philosophy of mind, from Antiquity to the present day. Each volume is edited by a leading scholar in the field and comprises chapters written by an international…

    Hardback – 2018-07-16 
    The History of the Philosophy of Mind

  • Monadologies book cover


    Edited by Jeremy Dunham, Pauline Phemister

    According to the received view, Kant’s critical revolution put an end to the kind of metaphysics of which Leibniz’s ‘Monadology’ is the example par excellence. This volume challenges Kant’s claim by providing a far more nuanced version of philosophy’s ‘post-Kantian’ tradition that spans from the…

    Hardback – 2018-07-05 

  • Sellars and the History of Modern Philosophy book cover

    Sellars and the History of Modern Philosophy

    Edited by Luca Corti, Antonio M. Nunziante

    This edited volume systematically addresses the connection between Wilfrid Sellars and the history of modern philosophy, exploring both the content and method of this relationship. It intends both to analyze Sellars’ position in relation to singular thinkers of the modern tradition, and to inquire…

    Hardback – 2018-07-03 
    Routledge Studies in American Philosophy

  • Spinoza and Education: Freedom, understanding and empowerment book cover

    Spinoza and Education

    Freedom, understanding and empowerment

    By Johan Dahlbeck

    Spinoza and Education offers a comprehensive investigation into the educational implications of Spinoza’s moral theory. Taking Spinoza’s naturalism as its point of departure, it constructs a considered account of education, taking special care to investigate the educational implications of Spinoza’…

    Paperback – 2018-06-30 
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • Unproductive Labour in Political Economy: The History of an Idea book cover

    Unproductive Labour in Political Economy

    The History of an Idea

    By Cosimo Perrotta

    Contemporary mainstream economists see social wealth as the sum of individual incomes, but for three centuries many economists saw wealth as consisting of the public and private resources of a nation. This led them to explore the idea of unproductive labour, which provides a nation with an…

    Hardback – 2018-06-21 
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Social Aesthetics and Moral Judgment: Pleasure, Reflection and Accountability book cover

    Social Aesthetics and Moral Judgment

    Pleasure, Reflection and Accountability

    Edited by Jennifer A. McMahon

    This edited collection sets forth a new understanding of aesthetic-moral judgment organized around three key concepts: pleasure, reflection, and accountability. The overarching theme is that art is not merely a representation or expression like any other, but that it promotes shared moral…

    Hardback – 2018-06-18 

  • 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 Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Women Philosophers on Autonomy: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives book cover

    Women Philosophers on Autonomy

    Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

    Edited by Sandrine Berges, Alberto L. Siani

    We encounter autonomy in virtually every area of philosophy: in its relation with rationality, personality, self-identity, authenticity, freedom, moral values and motivations, and forms of government, legal, and social institutions. At the same time, the notion of autonomy has been the subject of…

    Hardback – 2018-06-08 

  • Hume’s Moral Philosophy and Contemporary Psychology book cover

    Hume’s Moral Philosophy and Contemporary Psychology

    Edited by Philip A. Reed, Rico Vitz

    Recent work at the intersection of moral philosophy and the philosophy of psychology has dealt mostly with Aristotelian virtue ethics. The dearth of scholarship that engages with Hume’s moral philosophy, however, is both noticeable and peculiar. Hume's Moral Philosophy and Contemporary Psychology…

    Hardback – 2018-06-07 
    Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Philosophy

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