Philosophy: Philosophy of Human Nature

  • Autoimmunities book cover

    Autoimmunities

    Edited by Stefan Herbrechter, Michelle Jamieson

    Autoimmunity refers to the phenomenon whereby an organism or body mounts an immune response against its own tissues. As a medical term, autoimmunity is today used to account for any instance in which the body fails to recognise its own constituents as ‘self’, an error that results in the…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Resisting Biopolitics: Philosophical, Political, and Performative Strategies book cover

    Resisting Biopolitics

    Philosophical, Political, and Performative Strategies

    Edited by S.E. Wilmer, Audronė Žukauskaitė

    The topic of biopolitics is a timely one, and it has become increasingly important for scholars to reconsider how life is objectified, mobilized, and otherwise bound up in politics. This cutting-edge volume discusses the philosophical, social, and political notions of biopolitics, as well as the…

    Paperback – 2018-03-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Developing Moral Sensitivity book cover

    Developing Moral Sensitivity

    Edited by Deborah Mower, Wade L. Robison, Phyllis Vandenberg

    Moral sensitivity affects whether and how we see others, note moral concerns, respond with delicacy, and navigate complex social interactions. Scholars from a variety of fields explore the concept of moral sensitivity and how it develops, beginning with a natural moral capacity for sensitivity…

    Paperback – 2018-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Phenomenology of Sociality: Discovering the ‘We’ book cover

    Phenomenology of Sociality

    Discovering the ‘We’

    Edited by Thomas Szanto, Dermot Moran

    Phenomenological accounts of sociality in Husserl, Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty, Sartre, Scheler, Schütz, Stein and many others offer powerful lines of arguments to recast current, predominantly analytic, discussions on collective intentionality and social cognition. Against this background, the aim of…

    Paperback – 2018-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Phenomenology

  • Human-Animal Studies book cover

    Human-Animal Studies

    Edited by Susan McHugh, Garry Marvin

    Human-Animal Studies is a burgeoning multidisciplinary enterprise. Human-Animal Studies places the relationships humans have with other animals, and the relations other animals have with humans, at the centre of scholarly enquiry, artistic practice, and political critique. It draws from, and…

    Hardback – 2018-02-26 
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences

  • The Routledge Guidebook to James’s Principles of Psychology book cover

    The Routledge Guidebook to James’s Principles of Psychology

    By David E Leary

    The Routledge Guidebook to James’s Principles of Psychology is an engaging and accessible introduction to a monumental text that has influenced the development of both psychological science and philosophical pragmatism in important and lasting ways. Written for readers approaching William James’s…

    Paperback – 2018-01-31 
    Routledge
    The Routledge Guides to the Great Books

  • Immanent Materialisms: Speculation and critique book cover

    Immanent Materialisms

    Speculation and critique

    Edited by Charlie Blake, Patrice Haynes

    Must a philosophy of life be materialist, and if so, must it also be a philosophy of immanence? In the last twenty years or so there has been a growing trend in continental thought and philosophy and critical theory that has seen a return to the category of immanence. Through consideration of the…

    Hardback – 2018-01-27 
    Routledge

  • Cosmopolitan Asia: Littoral Epistemologies of the Global South book cover

    Cosmopolitan Asia

    Littoral Epistemologies of the Global South

    Edited by Sharmani Patricia Gabriel, Fernando Rosa

    One key concept in the large body of scholarship concerned with theorizing social relations is the idea of 'cosmopolitanism'. This book unpacks the idea of cosmopolitanism through the linked knowledges of the Global South. It brings into dialogue an inter-disciplinary team of local and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Malaysian Studies Series

  • The Theory and Practice of Virtue Education book cover

    The Theory and Practice of Virtue Education

    Edited by Tom Harrison, David Ian Walker

    The Theory and Practice of Virtue Education offers the reader a comprehensive and authoritative account of both the theoretical and practical complexities of cultivating virtue in education and beyond. The book moves beyond the usual philosophical literature that merely discusses virtue in the…

    Hardback – 2018-01-09 
    Routledge

  • Pragmatic Humanism: On the Nature and Value of Sociological Knowledge book cover

    Pragmatic Humanism

    On the Nature and Value of Sociological Knowledge

    By Marcus Morgan

    Is sociology best understood as simply chipping away at our ignorance about society, or does it have broader roles and responsibilities? If so, to what—or perhaps to whom—are these responsibilities? Installing humanity as its epistemological and normative start and endpoint, this book shows how…

    Paperback – 2017-12-27 
    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 – 2017-12-15
    Routledge

  • Rationality in Politics and its Limits book cover

    Rationality in Politics and its Limits

    Edited by Terry Nardin

    The word ‘rationality’ and its cognates, like ‘reason’, have multiple contexts and connotations. Rational calculation can be contrasted with rational interpretation. There is the rationality of proof and of persuasion, of tradition and of the criticism of tradition. Rationalism (and rationalists)…

    Paperback – 2017-12-14
    Routledge

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