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

  • Philosophy of Action from Suarez to Anscombe book cover

    Philosophy of Action from Suarez to Anscombe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Constantine Sandis

    Accounts of human and animal action have been central to modern philosophy from Suarez and Hobbes in the sixteenth century to Wittgenstein and Anscombe in the mid-twentieth century via Locke, Hume, Kant, and Hegel, among many others. Philosophies of action have thus greatly influenced the…

    Hardback – 2018-09-04

  • Rethinking Utopia: Place, Power, Affect book cover

    Rethinking Utopia

    Place, Power, Affect, 1st Edition

    By David M. Bell

    Over five hundred years since it was named, utopia remains a vital concept for understanding and challenging the world(s) we inhabit, even in – or rather because of – the condition of ‘post-utopianism’ that supposedly permeates them. In Rethinking Utopia David M. Bell offers a diagnosis of the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

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

    Spinoza and Education

    Freedom, understanding and empowerment, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-06-28
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

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

    The History of the Philosophy of Mind

    Six volume set, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-06-27
    The History of the Philosophy of Mind

  • Monadologies book cover


    1st Edition

    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 – 2018-06-26

  • Hume’s Moral Philosophy and Contemporary Psychology book cover

    Hume’s Moral Philosophy and Contemporary Psychology

    1st Edition

    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 – 2018-06-20
    Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Philosophy

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

    Unproductive Labour in Political Economy

    The History of an Idea, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-06-18
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Sellars and the History of Modern Philosophy book cover

    Sellars and the History of Modern Philosophy

    1st Edition

    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 – 2018-06-18
    Routledge Studies in American Philosophy

  • The Limits of Moral Obligation: Moral Demandingness and Ought Implies Can book cover

    The Limits of Moral Obligation

    Moral Demandingness and Ought Implies Can, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-06-14
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

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

    Social Aesthetics and Moral Judgment

    Pleasure, Reflection and Accountability, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-06-05

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

    Women Philosophers on Autonomy

    Historical and Contemporary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-06-01

  • Liberty, Toleration and Equality: John Locke, Jonas Proast and the Letters Concerning Toleration book cover

    Liberty, Toleration and Equality

    John Locke, Jonas Proast and the Letters Concerning Toleration, 1st Edition

    By John William Tate

    The seventeenth century English philosopher, John Locke, is widely recognized as one of the seminal sources of the modern liberal tradition. Liberty, Toleration and Equality examines the development of Locke’s ideal of toleration, from its beginnings, to the culmination of this development in Locke…

    Paperback – 2018-05-09
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

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