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

  • Core Questions in Philosophy: A Text with Readings book cover

    Core Questions in Philosophy

    A Text with Readings, 7th Edition

    By Elliot Sober

    Writing in an engaging lecture-style format, Elliott Sober shows students how philosophy is best used to evaluate many different kinds of arguments and to construct sound theories. Well known historical texts are included, not as a means to honor the dead or merely to discuss what various…

    Paperback – 2019-07-21 
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  • Modalities in Medieval Philosophy book cover

    Modalities in Medieval Philosophy

    1st Edition

    By Simo Knuuttila

    Originally published in 1993, Modalities in Medieval Philosophy looks at the idea of modality as multiplicity of reference with respect to alternative domains. The book examines how this emerged in early medieval discussions and addresses how it was originally influenced by the theological…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
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    Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World

  • Medieval Logic and Metaphysics: A Modern Introduction book cover

    Medieval Logic and Metaphysics

    A Modern Introduction, 1st Edition

    By D.P. Henry

    Originally published in 1972, Medieval Logic and Metaphysics shows how formal logic can be used in the clarification of philosophical problems. An elementary exposition of Leśniewski’s Onotology, an important system of contemporary logic, is followed by studies of central philosophical themes such…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
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    Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World

  • Locke's Science of Knowledge book cover

    Locke's Science of Knowledge

    1st Edition

    By Matt Priselac

    John Locke’s An Essay Concerning Human Understanding begins with a clear statement of an epistemological goal: to explain the limits of human knowledge, opinion, and ignorance. The actual text of the Essay, in stark contrast, takes a long and seemingly meandering path before returning to that goal…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07 
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    Routledge Studies in Seventeenth-Century Philosophy

  • Duties Regarding Nature: A Kantian Environmental Ethic book cover

    Duties Regarding Nature

    A Kantian Environmental Ethic, 1st Edition

    By Toby Svoboda

    In this book, Toby Svoboda develops and defends a Kantian environmental virtue ethic, challenging the widely-held view that Kant's moral philosophy has little to offer environmental ethics. On the contrary, Svoboda contends that on Kantian grounds, there is good moral reason to care about…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07 
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    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Heidegger's Shadow: Kant, Husserl, and the Transcendental Turn book cover

    Heidegger's Shadow

    Kant, Husserl, and the Transcendental Turn, 1st Edition

    By Chad Engelland

    Heidegger’s Shadow is an important contribution to the understanding of Heidegger’s ambivalent relation to transcendental philosophy. Its contention is that Heidegger recognizes the importance of transcendental philosophy as the necessary point of entry to his thought, but he nonetheless comes to…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

  • Rousseau's Ethics of Truth: A Sublime Science of Simple Souls book cover

    Rousseau's Ethics of Truth

    A Sublime Science of Simple Souls, 1st Edition

    By Jason Neidleman

    In 1758, Rousseau announced that he had adopted "vitam impendere vero" (dedicate life to truth) as a personal pledge. Despite the dramatic nature of this declaration, no scholar has yet approached Rousseau’s work through the lens of truth or truthseeking. What did it mean for Rousseau to lead a…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07 
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    Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Philosophy

  • Routledge Library Editions: 18th Century Philosophy book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: 18th Century Philosophy

    1st Edition

    By Various

    This collection reissues 17 titles that provide an excellent overview of 18th century philosophy – as well as the debates that surround the topic. Featuring works on Berkeley, Hume, Kant and Rousseau, among others, the collection examines a host of philosophical arguments by the leading thinkers of…

    Hardback – 2019-05-06 
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    Routledge Library Editions: 18th Century Philosophy

  • Rousseau and the Modern State book cover

    Rousseau and the Modern State

    1st Edition

    By Alfred Cobban

    First published in 1934, and revised and expanded in 1964, this book is the standard work on the political thought of Rousseau. It was acclaimed by English reviewers as ‘an excellently arranged, lucidly written, unbiased account of Rousseau’s political theory’, a ‘scholarly book, distinguished for…

    Hardback – 2019-05-06 
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    Routledge Library Editions: 18th Century Philosophy

  • Berkeley: The Philosophy of Immaterialism book cover

    Berkeley: The Philosophy of Immaterialism

    1st Edition

    By I.C. Tipton

    This book, first published in 1974, presents a critical examination of Berkeley’s immaterialism. It is based on a detailed study of his writings (in particular of his notebooks), and while it places his ideas against their eighteenth-century background it also takes into account the various…

    Hardback – 2019-05-06 
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    Routledge Library Editions: 18th Century Philosophy

  • David Hume's Theory of Mind book cover

    David Hume's Theory of Mind

    1st Edition

    By Daniel E. Flage

    This book, first published in 1990, is a detailed examination of David Hume’s Treatise of Human Nature. It shows that the theory of mind developed in the Trestise is a thread which ties together many of the seemingly unrelated philosophical issues discussed in the work. Hume’s primary objective was…

    Hardback – 2019-05-06 
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    Routledge Library Editions: 18th Century Philosophy

  • Voltaire book cover

    Voltaire

    1st Edition

    By Richard Aldington

    This book, first published in 1929, is an assessment of Voltaire’s life and works. It contains valuable biographical details, as well as studies of his works, philosophy, poetry, plays and literary criticism.…

    Hardback – 2019-05-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: 18th Century Philosophy

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